Post Tagged with: "norbert reithofer"

To make or not to make a successor for BMW Z4?

To make or not to make a successor for BMW Z4?

While BMW is known for its positive sales numbers in the competition with Audi and Mercedes-Benz, main rivals on the German auto market and not only, it turns out that not all of its models contribute to a first position. One example is BMW Z4, a unit that did not [...]

by July 17, 2013 0 comments BMW Z4
647 days ago
Akio Toyoda & Norbert Reithofer

BMW – Toyota partnership to extend up to sports cars

The recent news of a partnership between Toyota and BMW have made corporate headlines all over the world, somehow us petrolheads just nodded in approval and went on with our lives. We may have been a little hasty in our decision to dismiss the importance of this alliance. It goes [...]

by June 30, 2012 0 comments BMW Articles
1029 days ago
Norbert Reithofer and the BMW ActiveE

More news on the BMW Megacity

It’s only been about three weeks since we’ve had confirmation of the first BMW series-production of an electric-vehicle coming to the market with the launch of the Megacity Vehicle, scheduled for 2013. Back then, BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer stated that this BMW will move the bar and set a new [...]

by May 15, 2010 0 comments BMW Articles, Concept Cars
1806 days ago
BMW rabbit add no longer true

More news on BMW front wheel drive model

According to sources quoted by with egmCarTech, BMW have recently held a clinic group study on the east coast and west coast to show owners a new entry-level hatchback. The model, which will fit below the 1-Series (which is odd since I was thinking the 1 Series was going to be [...]

1807 days ago
BMW ActiveE Concept Car

BMW supports Germany’s target for electric vehicles

Germany is home to the Autobahn, some of the best feats of car engineering on the planet and one of the “greenest” countries in the world. In keeping of that last aspect, the German government has announced that they are hoping to get one million electric vehicles on the country’s [...]

1818 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
2426 days ago
BMW’S Plan for Range-Topping X7 SUV cancelled

BMW’S Plan for Range-Topping X7 SUV cancelled

Due to economic problems in the US and Europe, Norbert Reithofer, BMW’S CEO, has announced that BMW will no longer continue its plan to build a larger sport-ute to surpass the range currently occupied by the X3, X5, and X6 crossovers, as sales of SUVs are dropping at a fast [...]

by August 17, 2008 1 comment Manufacturing
2442 days ago
In 2009, BMW prices will continue to rise

In 2009, BMW prices will continue to rise

  This year and next year, BMW will be raising prices, so if you’re planning to buy your very own BMW, now is the probably the best time to do it.   The German automaker has decided to raise prices in order to ameliorate the burden of exchange rates between [...]

by August 17, 2008 0 comments Prices
2442 days ago