Manufacturing

BMW 3-Series Sedan 1-MIllionth Car Anniversary

BMW 3-Series Sedan Celebrates 1 Million Cars to Be Manufactured at Rosslyn Plant, South Africa

BMW has recently rolled out the 1-millionth unit of the 3-Series Coupe, a reason for the German based carmaker to celebrate the event at the BMW`s Rosslyn Plant, Pretoria, in South Africa. Harald Kruger, a Management Board manager of BMW AG, was also there to celebrate this important piece of [...]

by February 26, 2015 0 comments BMW 3-Series, Manufacturing
2 days ago
BMW 1-Series Sport Cross

BMW 1-Series Sport Cross Rumored

The BMW German based carmaker is quietly working on a new entry crossover 1-Series, called for the moment Xcite, which would be later named the 1-Series Sport Cross, according to a report from Automobile Mag. The future BMW 1-Series Sport Cross NEC (new entry crossover) is rumored to carry on [...]

by February 26, 2015 0 comments BMW 1-Series, Manufacturing
3 days ago
BMW M3 Touring Is Out of the Question

BMW M3 Touring Is Out of the Question

There have been a lot of speculations concerning the BMW`s plans of introducing a Touring version of the one-off BMW M3 Sedan model, that would directly compete the RS4 Avant from Audi or the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Estate. Soon enough, some reports declared that the carmaker would pull off such [...]

by February 26, 2015 0 comments BMW M3, Manufacturing
3 days ago
BMW M4 Coupe MotoGP Safety Car with Water Injection System Is a Real Beast

BMW M4 Coupe MotoGP Safety Car with Water Injection System Is a Real Beast

I have to admit that I have never heard about a car using a water injection system, but the latest BMW M4 Coupe, which is now the latest Moto GT safety car, is using this system, which amazingly, produces more power and is more fuel-efficient. But how does the water [...]

by February 13, 2015 0 comments BMW M4, Manufacturing
15 days ago
BMW`s F18 PHEV Project

BMW Might Be Planning i5 and i7 Plug-in Hybrids to Take on Tesla S

It seems that the German based carmaker is on a constant fight against its rival in the United States, Tesla, which is strongly working on the new Tesla S. As opposed to that, BMW is also reported to cross its thumbs on the future i5 and i7 plug-in hybrids, working [...]

by February 11, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Manufacturing, Useful News
17 days ago
BMW X3 M Rendering

BMW X3 M Launched in Renderings

Rumors with a potential BMW X3 M have been circulating over the web for quite some time and now, the model was finally launched in some renderings, signed by the famous designer X-Tomi Design. We are not sure if the German based carmaker will launch such a model in the [...]

by February 2, 2015 0 comments BMW X3, Manufacturing
26 days ago
BMW xDrive

BMW xDrive Explained in Video

The news with the planning of the BMW German based carmaker of introducing the xDrive configuration on the rest of the M models, have been circulating on the web for more than a week now, and now it is time to tell you more about what the xDrive system is [...]

by January 24, 2015 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing, Useful News, Videos
35 days ago
BMW M Models Will Receive AWD

BMW M Models Will Receive AWD

Up until a couple of years ago we were used to seeing BMW models wearing the famous rear-wheel drive layout, but as technology progressed, so did the German based carmaker, which has adopted a different attitude towards drivetrain possibilities, and launched BMW cars with front-wheel drive layout, while also developing [...]

by January 24, 2015 0 comments BMW M5, BMW M6, Manufacturing, Useful News
35 days ago
2022 BMW 3-Series Hybrid

Second-Gen BMW 3-Series Hybrid Due to Arrive in 2022

With the 2016 BMW 3-Series Hybrid already to reach showrooms next year, the premium German carmaker is already planning to introduce a second generation of the 3-Series Hybrid in 2022. The news have not been yet confirmed by BMW, but according to some recent reports from Autocar, the 2022 BMW [...]

by January 10, 2015 0 comments BMW 3-Series, BMW Hybrids, Manufacturing
49 days ago
2016 BMW 730d Weighs Less than Previous Model

2016 BMW 730d Weighs Less than Previous Model

The BMW German based carmaker has achieved something far beyond revolutionary with the 2016 BMW 730d , managing to come up with a lighter and more powerful model, thanks to the light components used in the manufacturing process. The 2016 BMW 730d is now considerably lighter, meaning that the model [...]

by December 18, 2014 0 comments BMW 7-Series, Manufacturing
72 days ago
2016 G11/G12 BMW 7-Series Detailed

2016 G11/G12 BMW 7-Series Detailed

After the 2016 G11/G12 BMW 7-Series has been caught on shots and previewed in some slight details concerning the new iDrive system inside, new info has been emerged, in terms of performance and features inside. First off, since the 2016 G11/G2 BMW 7-Series is standing on the company`s new platform, [...]

by December 9, 2014 0 comments BMW 7-Series, Manufacturing
81 days ago
MINI Lineup

BMW Will Size Down MINI Model Lineup

Since the BMW`s important subsidiary British based MINI has encountered rough times in the past few years, especially for the 2014, the German carmaker has recently decided to size down the MINI lineup. This way, BMW would prefer less models but higher-end MINI products, this way reducing costs and reviving [...]

by November 27, 2014 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing, Useful News
93 days ago
BMW X1 sDrive20i

BMW X1 sDrive20i Joins the Company`s Fleet in Brazil

The BMW German carmaker has recently opened a new car factory in Araquari, Brazil with the company to already build new models, like the F30 BMW 3-Series Sedan and the E84 BMW X1. The X1 sDrive20i is latest model to join the club. Little it is known about the BMW [...]

by November 11, 2014 0 comments BMW X1, Manufacturing, Useful News
109 days ago
2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M

The New BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M – Technical Specifications

Here we are back with some fresh info about the sensational 2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M, revealing some of their technical details, in terms of power, transmission, stability, steering, braking system and so on. We already know that the two premium SUVs are equipped with the company`s [...]

115 days ago
Germancarforum Member Showcases Performance of German SUVs

Germancarforum Member Showcases Performance of German SUVs

A member of Germancarforum has recently displayed on the web a table with the technical specs of all the new four German performance SUVs. In the comparison, you will have the chance to see the newly unveiled 2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M, the base X5 and X6, standing [...]

by October 30, 2014 0 comments Manufacturing, Useful News
121 days ago
BMW 2-Series Active Tourer Reviewed by BMW Product Manager

BMW 2-Series Active Tourer Reviewed by BMW Product Manager

During the BMW 2-Series Active Tourer media launch in Innsbruck, Austria, the BMW Product Manager Jochen Schmalholz, had the chance to explain the Active Tourer in some more details. First off, as Schmalholz mentions, the “BMW concept” might be somehow lost with the unveiling of the latest 2-Series Active Tourer [...]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments BMW 2-Series, Manufacturing, Useful News
123 days ago
BMW Future Models Coming with More Prominent Styling and Unique Identity

BMW Future Models Coming with More Prominent Styling and Unique Identity

BMW has received a lot of criticism concerning the current generation models, according to which all of them come with rather the same styling for models like the 3-, the 5- as well as the 7-Series. And to change this status-quo, representatives at BMW stated that starting with the future [...]

by October 27, 2014 0 comments Manufacturing, Useful News
124 days ago
Future BMW M6

BMW Boss Friedrich Nitschke Talks about Future BMW M Products and Models

Dr. Friedrich Nitschke, the future BMW M boss, has big plans with the M division, announcing a lot of new M components, naturally aspirated engines or the upcoming of BMW i8 M. First off, the former Audi-quattro boss, Friedrich Nitschke intends to reinvent the BMW M models, by launching all-wheel [...]

by October 27, 2014 0 comments Engines, Manufacturing, Useful News
124 days ago
BMW Planning Six Models with FWD by 2017

BMW Planning Six Models with FWD by 2017

With the now modern UKL1 MINI platform to be used on the fresh BMW models, the carmaker is also planning to use it on other models coming with front-wheel drive layout. The BMW German based automaker is planning six models with FWD by 2017, in order to reduce costs, as [...]

by September 2, 2014 0 comments BMW 2-Series, BMW X1, Manufacturing, Useful News
179 days ago
Upcoming BMW i3 Presuming to Come in Steel Body Parts from ThyssenKrupp

Upcoming BMW i3 Presuming to Come in Steel Body Parts from ThyssenKrupp

The BMW i3 is closely to celebrate one year of existence, with the German based premium carmaker to set the new standards for the future models, in terms of technology and body development. Rumors state that besides the fact that the carmaker is spending billions of dollars in future investments, [...]

191 days ago