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BMW Set to Enter Small Petrol Turbo Engine Fray

BMW Set to Enter Small Petrol Turbo Engine Fray

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 [...]

by September 13, 2008 0 comments Engines
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BMW EfficientDynamics awarded the Ökoglobe

BMW EfficientDynamics awarded the Ökoglobe

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 [...]

by September 12, 2008 0 comments Awards
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Final Current-Generation BMW Z4

Final Current-Generation BMW Z4

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 [...]

by September 12, 2008 1 comment BMW Z4
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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
2453 days ago
iDrive for 2009 BMW M3, M5 and M6 Models

iDrive for 2009 BMW M3, M5 and M6 Models

Autumn 2008 is the date from which the new iDrive generation will be available for 2009 BMW M3, M5 and M6. The system will have a new controller wheel surrounded by preference keys on the centre console surface. If you choose to go with the optional Professional navigation system, you [...]

by August 19, 2008 1 comment BMW M3, BMW M5, BMW M6
2468 days ago