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BMW sales

BMW Group could register 40% sales from FWD cars

While the BMW brand has only just introduced its first front wheel drive, the BMW Group as a whole already has plenty of them. A recent report states that by 2020, up to 40% of the whole sales in the group will be made up by said FWD vehicles. These [...]

by August 1, 2014 0 comments Useful News
395 days ago
MINI 5-door Hatch

MINI 5-door Hatch Already on Production Line

The MINI five-door Hatch is already on the production line, with the company`s plant at Oxford and Swindon to deliver the car on the market starting this November. The MINI 5-door Hatch will complete the company`s lineup, opening a “new market segment” at the same time, the model promising to [...]

by July 1, 2014 0 comments Useful News
426 days ago
MINI JCW Prototype

MINI JCW Prototype Caught on Tests at Nurburgring Nordschleife

The BMW Group`s subsidiary MINI launched the JCW model on some tests a couple of days ago, test that were carried out at Nurburgring Nordschleife. The MINI automaker is on a role, as it was recently seen at Concorso d`Eleganza Villa d`Este automotive event, with its hot ride Superleggera Vision [...]

by June 1, 2014 0 comments Auto Shows, Spy Photos, Useful News
456 days ago
Mini Superleggera Vision Concept at Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

Mini Superleggera Vision Concept at Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

The BMW Group`s subsidiary Mini has profited the Concorso d`Eleganza Villa d`Este event to come up with its latest creation, which is the Superleggera Vision Concept. The Mini British based automaker has set the name for this two-seater convertible in collaboration with the famous design house Touring Superleggera, from Milan, [...]

by May 26, 2014 0 comments Auto Shows, Concept Cars
463 days ago
BMW Group Still Plans Big for Second Quarter 2014

BMW Group Still Plans Big for Second Quarter 2014

Nobody is debating the leading position that the BMW Group has also taken for the 2014 year, but the German based luxury maker doesn’t rest on its laurels and still thinks big ahead, for the second quarter 2014. Thus, CEO Norbert Reithofer stated in a shareholders meeting the other days, [...]

by May 19, 2014 0 comments Useful News
470 days ago
BMW Planning to Build Mini cars in Mexico Plant

BMW Planning to Build Mini cars in Mexico Plant

The BMW Group is planning to change marketing plans and wants to be more successful by taking the Mini vehicles to Mexico, where would increase production for the high demands in the US. The BMW German based luxury automaker is already building the 1- and the 2-Series in Mexico, and [...]

by May 17, 2014 0 comments Useful News
472 days ago
BMW Group Leads Ahead in the 2014 Premium Race

BMW Group Leads Ahead in the 2014 Premium Race

The BMW Group has been a top constant presence on the premium market worldwide, providing the best vehicles and it seems that 2014 is also a lucky number for the German automaker, as it still keeps the first place. The BMW German based luxury automaker has just announced that last [...]

by May 14, 2014 0 comments BMW X1, BMW X3, BMW X5, Useful News
474 days ago
BMW Group

BMW announces very good sales for September

The Germans at BMW seem to have a quite good fall in terms of sales. To be more specific, BMW Group managed to sell a total of 158,029 vehicles which makes the last month the best September ever for the company. Compared to the same month of 2012, BMW’s sales [...]

by October 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles
691 days ago
E89 BMW Z4

BMW Group – Automotive Brand Contest’s celeb with 19 awards

As if they needed new reasons of being proud by their favorite carmaker, BMW fans got extra reasons of joy! 19 reasons of joy, to be more precise… Yes, we are talking about the popular Automotive Brand Contest in Munich, where the German Design Council offered so many awards to [...]

by June 21, 2013 0 comments Awards, BMW 3-Series, BMW M6, BMW Z4, Manufacturing
802 days ago
BMW Electric Range

BMW Group celebrates 40 years of electric mobility

The Germans at BMW officially announced that 40 years have passed since the first electric vehicle bearing BMW’s badge left the factory. We talk about the BMW 1602 electric vehicles, two prototypes prepared for the Olympic Games in 1972. This model was equipped with a 32 kW electric motor and [...]

by December 11, 2012 0 comments BMW Articles
994 days ago
BMW Group

BMW Group reports significant profits increase in Q3

BMW Group reports increased sales in the third quarter of 2012, the most profitable markets proving to be the China. The first nine months of the year brought an increase of 9% in terms of sales for BMW Group’s models, which include BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce. Comparing to the same [...]

by November 7, 2012 0 comments BMW Articles
1027 days ago
BMW Nedcar

BMW to start product in the Netherlands

The Dutch BMW fans might get a special treat in soon as the Bavarians are currently negotiating starting production there at an older plant. The plant in question is the one the Japanese at Mitsubishi are using at Nedcar. Mitsubishi will be stopping production there by the end of the [...]

by June 29, 2012 0 comments Manufacturing
1159 days ago
BMW Headquarters

BMW Group gets record sales for October

It seems like the initial concerns over the finances of our favorite Bavarian company have been greatly exaggerated when rumors and reports came in about R&D costs of the F30 BMW 3 Series. On the other hand, the news about the BMW X3 chipping into some great sales figures over [...]

by November 9, 2011 0 comments Events
1391 days ago
Mini E

BMW announced results for the Mini E trial program

BMW Group decided to release the results of the trial program launched in the UK in December 2009. This project involved 40 Mini E electric vehicles and lasted for 12 months, until March 2011. The Oxford Brookes University analyzed the results and did the research, the final figures being more [...]

by August 8, 2011 0 comments Events, Manufacturing
1485 days ago
BMW Group

BMW rated as the third most popular brand in 2011

We have got some really interesting news for all the BMW fans as the German brand is the third most popular in the world this year, defeated only by Apple and Google. Therefore, BMW seems to be the most popular automotive brand in the world ranking third, a climb of [...]

by July 24, 2011 3 comments BMW Articles
1499 days ago
BMW

BMW Group reports the most successful May in terms of sales

According to Ian Robertson, member of the Board of Management of BMW AG, responsible for Sales and Marketing, May 2011 was the most successful in BMW’s history with increased sales by 22,1%. Comparing to the previous year’s May when 120,850 units were delivered, this year, a total of 147,563 BMW, [...]

by June 13, 2011 0 comments BMW Articles
1541 days ago
BMW Group invests more in the UK production

BMW Group to invest £500 million in the UK plants

BMW Group announced yesterday within a meeting with Prime Minister David Cameron at Downing Street that they plans to invest £500 million in the UK production network, an investment scheduled to gradually materialize over the next three years. The new £500 million investment will add to the existing money channeled [...]

by June 10, 2011 0 comments BMW Articles
1543 days ago
BMW AKTIV Technology demo

BMW and Volkswagen demonstrate safety technology

The technology being demonstrated this week by BMW and Volkswagen in Germany is what resulted from a government funded project. That would be what the two companies have been at work on for the past four years, the Adaptive and Cooperative Technologies for Intelligent Traffic (AKTIV) project.

by June 26, 2010 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
1892 days ago
Katarina Witt at BMW ETC

BMW’s Energy & Environmental Test Center got a special visitor

The special visitor in question is none other than Katarina Witt, former ice skating figure and two-time Olympic champion at that. Now that you know who the visitor is and what her background is you’ve probably guessed why she’d want to visit BMW Group’s Energy and Environmental Test Center. In [...]

by May 22, 2010 0 comments BMW Articles, Events, Manufacturing
1928 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series

News on BMW sales in the US

Sales in the United States of America of BMW Group product, namely BMW and Mini have registered a 9% increase over the past month. The increase posted 21,111 vehicles sold and is recorded by comparison to sales of the same month of the past year .

by May 5, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series
1944 days ago