According to the 6th annual Automotive News Europe/SupplierBusiness OEM-Supplier Relations Study the Bavarians at BMW AG are the automaker that most suppliers want to do business with. This new survey shows that BMW rose to the top spot which if you consider that last year it ranked fifth.
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The BMW Experience Events are some of the most fun seminar/driving events organised by the German automaker. This type of event is usually held four times a year in the US, in different locations around the country. Last year it all took place in Philadelphia, where BMW lovers were able [...]
It has now been finally confirmed by BMW that the company’s smallest engines will be turbocharging. BMW’s chief in North America Jim O’Donnell, talked about the engines in an interview for Business Week, declaring that these will be four-cylinder, turbocharged, and will offer stronger acceleration than the current BMW six-cylinder [...]
BMW has been rumored to revive its Isetta brand as “Project i”, which is the company’s eco-centric think tank, for a year now. BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer has now revealed the fact that the German automaker is working on a two-powertrain vehicle, which will be combustion and electric-powered for major [...]
BMW’s newest invention, Progressive Activity Sedan, PAS or F5 codenames, has been seen once again testing with a year before the official launch date. Just as before, BMW has gone out of its way to camouflage the test mule in the Death Valley. But don’t worry, we do have some [...]
BMW has been speculated to launch a new generation of ultra-efficient city cars ever since the release of its official strategy outline in September last year. March this year was when Norbert Reithofer, BMW’s CEO, declared that the German automaker had plans for a new environmental think-tank – “Project i”. [...]
BMW is preparing four different reveals for this October’s Paris Motor Show, so this will be a busy year for the German automaker. We will be able to see the world debuts of the 2009 3-series range and the recently revealed 7-series saloon, but concept versions of a hybrid 7-series [...]
BMW’s partner in China, Brilliance Auto, announced this week that from the 25th of August its BS4 compact sedan will be available in Germany. The Pininfarina designed sedan is 4.65 meters long, its length surpassing a BMW 3-Series sedan’s, and comes with a choice between two naturally aspirated 4-cylinder gasoline [...]
BMW has recently announced a partnership with Fiat. Nonetheless, BMW and Mercedes-Benz have been discussing a possible cooperation for some time now, but even though both German automakers have had hesitations when it came to working together, it is clear that both BMW and Mercedes-Benz are interested in the idea. [...]
This year and next year, BMW will be raising prices, so if you’re planning to buy your very own BMW, now is the probably the best time to do it. The German automaker has decided to raise prices in order to ameliorate the burden of exchange rates between [...]