Manufacturing

BMW XCite

BMW XCite – The Real BMW “Thing”

BMW is a master in finding innovative yet strange ideas concerning its models, and even if a certain segment from the auto industry have been discovered by other car manufacturers, the German premium auto maker will be there to claim its crown. The carmaker has the experience and the necessary [...]

by March 20, 2015 0 comments Manufacturing, Useful News
6 days ago
BMW Z4

BMW Z5 Announced Before 2020

The BMW Z4 which first saw the daylight in 2009 is now considered to be put off, as the German carmaker is reportedly planning a replacement, under the Z5 moniker. Even if the Bavarian company has not yet confirmed these plans, some reports emerging on the web state that the [...]

by March 11, 2015 0 comments BMW Z4, Manufacturing, Useful News
15 days ago
BMW iDrive system

BMW planning new touchscreen infotainment system, report says

We all know BMW’s iDrive infotainment system, one which was used on almost all the models in the range during the last few years. A new report indicates that the German company plans a big upgrade for the current system, namely the introduction of a touchscreen display. Tapping on a [...]

by March 10, 2015 0 comments Manufacturing
16 days ago
BMW 1-Series

BMW produced two million 1-Series units at Regensburg plant

Although the new-generation BMW 1-Series is just around the corner, the Germans hit an important milestone. They’ve managed to roll off the two millionth BMW 1-Series at the Regensburg plant. This special car is going to Japan and is the five-door version wearing an Estoril Blue metallic paint. The current [...]

by March 6, 2015 0 comments BMW 1-Series, Manufacturing
20 days ago
BMW and Apple Partnership Out of the Question – BMW i3 “Apple Car” Ruled Out

BMW and Apple Partnership Out of the Question – BMW i3 “Apple Car” Ruled Out

BMW and Apple were reportedly in some negociations concerning the developing of the “Apple Car” project, which will be applied on the BMW i3 electric car. The report was sent out by Auto Motor und Sport auto online magazine. However, the report has not been confirmed by the German carmaker, [...]

20 days ago
2015 Geneva Motor Show: BMW M4 MotoGP Safety Car Unveiled

2015 Geneva Motor Show: BMW M4 MotoGP Safety Car Unveiled

The BMW M4 MotoGP safety car has finally made its way to the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the model being already previewed with a water injection system. The carmaker has made the best out of it to showcase it at the event. This is a premiere for the BMW, as [...]

23 days ago
New-Gen BMW M3 Reportedly Coming with New Details

New-Gen BMW M3 Reportedly Coming with New Details

BMW has won the big prize with the two one-off hot models, the M3 Sedan and the M4 Coupe and it seems that the German based carmaker is currently working on a new-gen model, at least for the M3 sports car, which is believed to be released somewhere in 2018. [...]

by March 2, 2015 0 comments BMW M3, Manufacturing, Useful News
24 days ago
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
28 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
29 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
29 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
41 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
43 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
52 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
61 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
61 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
75 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
98 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
107 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
119 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
135 days ago