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BMW i3 Concept

The BMW i3 will kill conventional cars

The day when conventional vehicles will be replaced by alternative power ones seems to be drawing closer. Bob Lutz, the ex-vice chairman of GM expressed an interesting thought in a recent press release. He said that the vision of electric cars replacing diesel or gasoline ones is now closer than [...]

by June 12, 2013 0 comments BMW i
812 days ago
BMW MegaCity Sketch

BMW Steps on the Gas for Green Car Production

The future is of automobiles looking greener and greener because of the efforts made by the industry leaders to improve their cars and BMW makes no exception. Even more, the manufacturer is planning to increase its workforce in the green segment so that it can fulfill the demands for such [...]

by December 18, 2010 0 comments Concept Cars, Manufacturing
1719 days ago
BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Concept

BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Price Announced

Ever since BMW has announced its concept car named Vision EfficientDynamics at the Frankfurt Auto Show in 2009, the world began to think about the possibility of a car that does two things very well: looks outstanding and also has a very good fuel economy. And it’s getting near us.

by December 17, 2010 1 comment Concept Cars
1720 days ago
BMW X3 iPad

The New BMW X3 Hits the Apple iPad

Owners of the Apple iPad that are interested in finding more detailed information regarding the new BMW X3 can now do it by installing a free application offered from BMW. A premiere for the German car manufacturer, the application features not only all the information one could ever ask for [...]

by December 13, 2010 1 comment BMW X3
1724 days ago
BMW Transmission

BMW 1 Series M Coupe Only With Manual Transmission

Earlier we talked about the partial unveiling of the BMW 1 Series M Coupe. Since then, more info has been surfacing regarding the car’s specs so we’re here again to bring you the news. There are some good news and some bad (depending on your tastes): the good news is [...]

by August 29, 2010 0 comments BMW M1
1830 days ago
BMW 1 Series

BMW to Be Unveiling the New 1 Series Generation Next Year

Fans of the BMW 1 Series will be excited to find out that BMW will be launching the next generation of the 1 Series at the Frankfurt Motor Show hosted in September next year. Because that the present BMW 1 Series has been on the market for quite a long [...]

by August 23, 2010 0 comments BMW 1-Series, Engines, Manufacturing
1836 days ago
The Rosslyn Plant

The South African Strike Has Passed

Looks like the scare that BMW involuntarily gave us because of the worker’s strike in South Africa is finally over since the car makers have reached an agreement with the Numsa union, as to pay a 10 percent rise to the worker’s salaries.

by August 21, 2010 0 comments Events, Manufacturing
1838 days ago
BMW confirmed Front-Wheel Small Car for the future

BMW confirmed Front-Wheel Small Car for the future

If some time ago there were some rumors saying that BMW is going to build a front-wheel small car, well, as you can see, those rumors have been confirmed officially by BMW which is very cool because if you’re using your car more in the city, well, maybe this new [...]

by March 18, 2010 1 comment Manufacturing
1994 days ago
Five different 1 Series

Five different 1 Series

According to our friends from AutoBuild, it seems that BMW are having a little problem deciding between the five different body styles for the new 1 Series. Just one of these five options will be able to go in production. Some of the ideas include a five-door wagon, a three-door [...]

by February 12, 2009 0 comments BMW 1-Series
2393 days ago
BMW X3 E83 details

BMW X3 E83 details

BMW X3 was first launched on the market in 2003 and it had a big success since the beginning of its “career”. Although appreciated, the SAV (Sports Activity Vehicle – as presented by the BMW), has suffered along the way some changes. The most important of these changes was the [...]

by February 5, 2009 0 comments BMW X3
2400 days ago
BMW Alpina B7 spied in traffic

BMW Alpina B7 spied in traffic

Even though the BMW designer Chris Bangle is out of the picture, many of the 7 Series models have his mark. For a while now, the rumor of an M7 is wondering, but that rumor may be unfounded. However, a V12 version it appears to be on its way. Before [...]

by February 5, 2009 0 comments BMW 7-Series
2400 days ago
Sales up 50% in 2008 for M models

Sales up 50% in 2008 for M models

After talking about the bad news for those from BMW, I think it’s only fair to talk about some of the good news. It seems that the high-performance M cars are not having the same problems when it comes to the percentage of sales comparing with the same month, last [...]

by February 4, 2009 0 comments Manufacturing
2401 days ago
BMW sales decreased with 15.5% in US

BMW sales decreased with 15.5% in US

An official Press Release announced that the sales of BMW and Mini combined are with 15.5% lower that the same month last year. They sold about 14,500 vehicles this year, compared with over 17,000 they managed to sell last year. Jim O’Donnell, President of BMW of North America, announced that [...]

by February 4, 2009 0 comments Manufacturing
2401 days ago
BMW Z4 wheels

BMW Z4 wheels

There is a lot of talk around the new BMW Z4 and everyone is trying to get more information. We already decided that the official lunch will take place in 15th of December and we saw the first real picture of the BMW Z4. Now, thanks to the people from [...]

by December 9, 2008 0 comments BMW Z4
2458 days ago