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 [...]
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The Ökoglobe award ceremony took place on the 9th of September 2008 with the attendance of the German politician Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer. This is the second year in a row in which the BMW Group has won the Ökoglobe award in the category “Development of the Combustion Engine”, which [...]
Production of the final BMW Z4 of the current generation was just finished last Thursday at BMW’s Spartanburg manufacturing plant in North Carolina. This event represents the completion of an era for the facility that has built more than 200,000 Z4s in the last seven years. The next generation BMW [...]
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”. [...]