The technology being demonstrated this week by BMW and Volkswagen in Germany is what resulted from a government funded project. That would be what the two companies have been at work on for the past four years, the Adaptive and Cooperative Technologies for Intelligent Traffic (AKTIV) project.
The last few days have been filled with Internet news of what seemed to be an “exclusive” inside information from BMW. This information was regarding their roadmap for future cars until 2014. Here is what some forums posted: 09/08 E90 Facelift 11/08 New 7 Series 01/09 New Z4 09/09 BMW PAS (Progressive Activity Sedan Crossover) [...]
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 pleased with the 135i Coupe [...]
The very first BMW M3 was based on the 1986 model year E30 3-Series, with a 2.3 liter I4 engine and ever since then the M3 has been of the BMW’s most successful projects, also setting new standards for those involved in the automotive industry. The BMW E30 M3 was different from the rest of [...]
The Caravan Concept designed by a company called Merhzeller is a hit at the recreational and commercial vehicle that is taking place in Dusseldorf, Germany. The caravan, which is a motor home in the shape of a polygon, was created by Christian Freisling and Theresa Kalteis. With the Caravan Concept, all buyers have the possibility [...]
Students from the European Institute of Design in Turin, Italy, in a collaboration with BMW, participated in a project to create BMW future concepts. They all focused on the language, evolution and the trademark essence of BMW, in order to form the company’s future perspectives and try to figure out what the 2015 BMW concepts [...]