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BMW X5 Hybrid Seen in Michigan

BMW X5 Hybrid Seen in Michigan

A BMW X5 Hybrid was just spotted in… well, Michigan. Thanks to the bulge on the hood, we could tell immediately that it was the BMW X5 Hybrid. Since the BMW test mules are usually seen around California state, with most of the BMW models being tested in the Mojave [...]

by September 15, 2008 0 comments BMW X5
2389 days ago

Best Factory 2008 Award for BMW Group

Sounds like a very good year for BMW as far as achievements and awards are concerned. First of all, BMW received the Engine of the Year Award, then the 2008 World Green Car, finishing up with the OkoGlobe award for BMW’s EfficientDynamics technology. A press release through Infibeam.com announced that [...]

by September 14, 2008 0 comments Awards
2390 days ago

BMW 320i and 120i in the US?

BMW is thinking of selling the popular European 320i and 120i models in the US, as quoted by BMW’S Project Director Oliver Friedmann in Edmunds’ Insideline. BMW is looking into putting larger, not so efficient engines and focusing on the smaller ones, allowing them to keep prices “acceptable”. BMW isn’t [...]

by September 8, 2008 0 comments BMW 1-Series, BMW 3-Series
2395 days ago

V8 Engine Production Cut by BMW in Favor of Four-Cylinders Engines

BMW is searching ways to cut their large displacement engines production in order to focus on smaller and more efficient ones. The famous V8 engine, which was used in BMW’s high-end models such as the BMW 550i, 750Li or the new M3, is the first in line to suffer a [...]

by September 3, 2008 1 comment Engines
2400 days ago
Spy Photos of the BMW Progressive Activity Sedan F5

Spy Photos of the BMW Progressive Activity Sedan F5

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 [...]

by September 3, 2008 0 comments Spy Photos
2400 days ago
BMW’s “Project i” City Car

BMW’s “Project i” City Car

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”. [...]

by September 2, 2008 1 comment Concept Cars
2401 days ago