BMW savings program: Works council sees parallels to economic crisis

BMW savings program: Works council sees parallels to economic crisis

At BMW in Munich, 40-hour contracts are not being extended and temporary workers are being released on the train of the BMW savings program. This is reported by the business and industry newspaper Automobilwoche. "This reminds many of the beginning of the world economic crisis... more »

[19.07.2019]

New BMW 1 Series starts at the end of September for 28,200 euros

New BMW 1 Series starts at the end of September for 28,200 euros

For prices the BMW 1 Series is starting from 28,200 euros BMW starts from 28 September, the third generation of the 1er. Was the 1er so far the only compact with rear-wheel drive, he now like Golf and Co. to a driven front axle, said the manufacturer. That justified BMW above... more »

[18.07.2019]

New BMW boss is determined – clear announcements desired

New BMW boss is determined – clear announcements desired

The BMW supervisory board wants to elect on Thursday at the US plant Spartanburg a new BMW CEO. The job is well endowed with around five million euros a year, but it's also a bone job. The former BMW boss Harald Krüger has thrown the towel after four years. As a successor wanted... more »

[16.07.2019]

BMW X3 M: More Power for the mid-size SUV

BMW X3 M: More Power for the mid-size SUV

With the BMW X3 M (2019), BMW M GmbH is expanding its program with an extremely sporty mid-size SUV. The new six-cylinder engine in the sporty SUV makes 480 hp, in the X3 M Competition, the unit is even stronger. The Munich-based carmaker finally proves its sporting spirit... more »

[19.02.2019]

BMW X3 Gets a Makeover

BMW X3 Gets a Makeover

First introduced 10 years ago, the BMW X3 which has enjoyed  sales figures of more than one million units sold worldwide is getting a makeover in 2014. The new X3 gets the new generation 2-litre turbodiesel with increased injection pressure of 2000 bar making the outputs... more »

[06.02.2014]

Electric Cars | BMW i3 eCar Enjoys High Demands, delivery up to 6 months

Electric Cars | BMW i3 eCar Enjoys High Demands, delivery up to 6 months

Planning to buy a BMW i3? Well unfortunately, you will have to wait up to six more months as BMW sales director Ian Robertson reports that the company has received 11,000 orders for the compact electric vehicle worldwide. 80% of these orders are either new customers or are switching... more »

[29.01.2014]

MotorBusiness | Study Forecasts Porsche, Mercedes and BMW to Grow in 2014

MotorBusiness | Study Forecasts Porsche, Mercedes and BMW to Grow in 2014

A forecast of market analyst IHS Automotive for auto motor und sport magazine reports that almost all German car manufacturers can look forward to growth in sales in the year 2014. According to IHS, the Stuttgart-based Porsche, which is projected to grow the most in 2014, will... more »

[08.01.2014]

Tokyo Motor Show | Finally, the Mini goes Japan

Tokyo Motor Show | Finally, the Mini goes Japan

Munich/Tokyo. Just a few days after the world premiere of the new MINI in its home country the UK, it now makes its first trade fair appearance in Asia at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. The new edition of this globally successful model will therefore be one of the highlights at the... more »

[19.11.2013]

Connected Cars | “So connected, you’re free”: BMW launches new ConnectedDrive campaign

Connected Cars | “So connected, you’re free”: BMW launches new ConnectedDrive campaign

Munich. BMW is launching a new BMW ConnectedDrive campaign with the tagline “So connected, you’re free”. The campaign will run in print, online and TV channels worldwide. The global communication campaign showcases BMW as one of the world’s leading providers of web-based... more »

[24.10.2013]

MotorBikes | BMW Motorrad shows two-digit growth, plus 9.9 %

MotorBikes | BMW Motorrad shows two-digit growth, plus 9.9 %

From January 2013 to July inclusive, BMW Motorrad delivered a total of 76,182 (prev. yr: 69,329 units) motorcycles and maxi-scooters to customers, 9.9 % more than in the previous year. Of these, 11,241 (prev. yr: 10,140 units) vehicles were delivered in the month of July, a rise... more »

[07.08.2013]