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BMW Concept M4 Coupe BMW Motorsport completes its preparations for the DTM season BMW Concept X4 latest chapter in the Sports Activity Coupe story BMW Team RLL finishes fourth and seventh as BMW Z4 GTE AT Sebring Debut for the BMW Z4 GTE and the newly structured BMW Team RLL The All-New BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo BMW Powers Victory at Rolex 24 hour at Daytona 2013 BMW and Toyota Motor Corporation Deepen Collaboration BMW Power Sweeps Top-Three Starting Positions for 51st Rolex 24hr New 2013 BMW 320i Sedan
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BMW Concept M4 Coupe
BMW Concept M4 Coupe
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Concept M4 Coupe, exclusively developed for this model, continues with BMW M’s design language – strong in character, emotional and extremely dynamic...

BMW Motorsport completes its preparations for the DTM season
BMW Motorsport completes its preparations for the DTM season
Written By: BMW Group

The stage is set for the start of the DTM season in Hockenheim (DE) on 5th May, which is eagerly awaited by drivers, teams and fans alike...

BMW Concept X4 latest chapter in the Sports Activity Coupe story
BMW Concept X4 latest chapter in the Sports Activity Coupe story
Written By: BMW Group USA

Every BMW SAV has been a trailblazer. The world premiere of the first BMW SAV (the BMW X5) in 1999 saw the BMW Group create the Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) segment – one in which BMW SAVs remain the market leaders...

BMW Team RLL finishes fourth and seventh as BMW Z4 GTE AT Sebring
BMW Team RLL finishes fourth and seventh as BMW Z4 GTE AT Sebring
Written By: BMW Group USA

For more than eight hours a top result was in reach for BMW Team RLL at the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season opener at the “Sebring International Raceway” ...

Debut for the BMW Z4 GTE and the newly structured BMW Team RLL
Debut for the BMW Z4 GTE and the newly structured BMW Team RLL
Written By: BMW Group USA

Debut for the BMW Z4 GTE and the newly structured BMW Team RLL – Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts on board as Premium Partner again in 2013...

The All-New BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo
The All-New BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo
Written By: BMW Group USA

The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo adds an innovative new concept to the BMW 3 Series line-up. ...

BMW Powers Victory at Rolex 24 hour at Daytona 2013
BMW Powers Victory at Rolex 24 hour at Daytona 2013
Written By: BMW Group

The No. 01 Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates TELMEX/Target BMW Riley ended 24 hours of hard fought sports car racing at the 51st Rolex 24 At Daytona in the same position from which it started: First....

BMW and Toyota Motor Corporation Deepen Collaboration
BMW and Toyota Motor Corporation Deepen Collaboration
Written By: BMW Group USA

Fuel Cell System, Sports Vehicle, Lightweight Technology and Lithium-air Battery Collaboration to Commence...

BMW Power Sweeps Top-Three Starting Positions for 51st Rolex 24hr
BMW Power Sweeps Top-Three Starting Positions for 51st Rolex 24hr
Written By: BMW Group USA

Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates BMW Rileys Qualify 1 - 2....

New 2013 BMW 320i Sedan
New 2013 BMW 320i Sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

With last year’s launch of the sixth-generation BMW 3 Series Sedan, the benchmark by which all sport sedans are measured was raised. ...

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2014 Valencia Orange BMW Z4 sDrive 35is
2014 Valencia Orange BMW Z4 sDrive 35is
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Z4 Roadster represents the interplay of classical proportions and state-of-the-art technology...

Italians Dress Up Some German Car Interiors At L.A. Auto Show
Italians Dress Up Some German Car Interiors At L.A. Auto Show
Written By: Alcantara S.p.A.

New-model Audi, BMW and Mercedes vehicles introduced at this year's Los Angeles Auto Show were dressed in luxury interior materials from Milan-based Alcantara....

BMW xDrive Mountain Challange. Kaymer vs. Spengler
BMW xDrive Mountain Challange. Kaymer vs. Spengler
Written By: BMW Group

Ryder Cup winner and DTM champion put their skills to the test on unusual territory at over 2,000 meters above sea level...

Brembo is confirmed as the best choice
Brembo is confirmed as the best choice
Written By: Brembo S.p.A

In response to the demands of enthusiasts looking for both high performance and a more sporty look and feel factor, from today onwards Brembo calipers ...

"Clean Diesel. Clearly Better." Campaign for Clean Diesel Cars
Written By: Diesel Technology Forum

New Effort by German Automakers to Promote Diesel Cars in U.S. ...

New 2014 BMW Z4 Roadster
New 2014 BMW Z4 Roadster
Written By: BMW Group USA

A roadster with character and sporting flair updated for the MY 2014...

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BMW M6 Gran Coupe Interior and Exterior
BMW M6 Gran Coupe Interior and Exterior
Written By: BMW Group

With the BMW M6 Gran Coupe BMW M has created a car that celebrates the passion for the extraordinary. And combined with technology from motorsport...

 The BMW M6 Gran Coupe.
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe.
Written By: BMW Group

A supreme combination of high performance and luxury...

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BMW Concept 4 Series Coupé
BMW Concept 4 Series Coupé
Written By: BMW Group

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BMW Concept 4 Series Coupe. Aesthetics, dynamics, individuality
BMW Concept 4 Series Coupe. Aesthetics, dynamics, individuality
Written By: BMW Group

Now, with the unveiling of the BMW Concept 4 Series Coupe, BMW is looking ahead to the fourth generation of its sporty mid-range coupe ...

BMW M celebrates DTM triumph with BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition
BMW M celebrates DTM triumph with BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Motorsport returned to the DTM in 2012 after almost 20 years away, and the results in its comeback year exceeded all expectations....

BMW Group DesignworksUSA celebrates 40 years
BMW Group DesignworksUSA celebrates 40 years
Written By: BMW Group

Founded in 1972 by internationally renowned designer Charles W. Pelly, DesignworksUSA opened in Malibu, CA with only three designers and grew out of Southern California’s trail-blazing design trends that took root in a vibrant car culture...

The future promises even greater agility: The BMW i3 Concept Coup
The future promises even greater agility: The BMW i3 Concept Coup
Written By: BMW Group USA

The world premiere of the BMW i3 Concept Coupe sees the BMW Group unveil a particularly nimble and emotive version of its concept ...

Successful season for the BMW Z4 GT3
Successful season for the BMW Z4 GT3
Written By: BMW Group USA

More improvements announced for 2013....

Zanardi completes historic drive in golden BMW M3 DTM
Zanardi completes historic drive in golden BMW M3 DTM
Written By: BMW Group

DTM stars in action at the Nürburgring to celebrate “40 Years of BMW M”...

BMW M Performance at the Essen Motor Show 2012th
BMW M Performance at the Essen Motor Show 2012th
Written By: BMW Group

Few weeks after the triple triumph in the German Touring Car Masters (DTM) is the appearance of BMW at the Essen Motor Show 2012 ...

BMW caps dream comeback with three titles at DTM 2012
BMW caps dream comeback with three titles at DTM 2012
Written By: BMW Group

A dream come true: A fourth win of the season at the wheel of the BMW Bank M3 DTM in the tenth and final DTM race of the year saw Bruno Spengler ...

BMW Releases Details on Limited Edition X6 and 6 Series Models
BMW Releases Details on Limited Edition X6 and 6 Series Models
Written By: BMW Group USA

2013 BMW Individual X6 Performance Edition and 6 Series Frozen Silver Edition Coupe...

BMW Team RLL – Petit Le Mans ALMS Preview
BMW Team RLL – Petit Le Mans ALMS Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Team RLL will contest its fourth Petit Le Mans race this weekend with only one goal – a victory...

BMW Concept K2 Powder Ride and the BMW X1 Powder Ride Edition
BMW Concept K2 Powder Ride and the BMW X1 Powder Ride Edition
Written By: BMW Group USA

Perfectly positioned to make winter a (driving) pleasure...

Farfus claims fourth win of the season for BMW Motorsport in Valencia DTM
Farfus claims fourth win of the season for BMW Motorsport in Valencia DTM
Written By: BMW Group

Brazilian debut in Valencia (ES): BMW Team RBM’s Augusto Farfus has won his first DTM race at the “Circuit de la Comunitat...

BMW Motorsport to run eight cars in the DTM as of 2013
BMW Motorsport to run eight cars in the DTM as of 2013
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Team MTEK strengthens line-up...

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BMW Concept Active Tourer
BMW Concept Active Tourer
Written By: BMW Group

With the new BMW Concept Active Tourer, BMW presents a vehicle at the 2012 Paris Motor Show which is the first in the premium compact segmen...

BMW Team RLL Finish 4th and 9th at Virginia International Raceway
BMW Team RLL Finish 4th and 9th at Virginia International Raceway
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Team RLL finished the inaugural American Le Mans Series race at Virginia International Raceway with the No. 55 M3 GT of Bill Auberlen and Jörg Müller ...

BMW Performance Center Announces the M Driver Training Experience at Lime Rock Park
BMW Performance Center Announces the M Driver Training Experience at Lime Rock Park
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Performance Center is offering a BMW Performance Driving School event at the legendary Lime Rock Park...

BMW Drivers Werner and Farfus also claim top-five finishes in Oschersleben DTM
BMW Drivers Werner and Farfus also claim top-five finishes in Oschersleben DTM
Written By: BMW Group

The battle for the title in the DTM remains exciting: Bruno Spengler (CA), at the wheel of his BMW Bank M3 DTM...

Ralph Boschung wins race 1 of the Grand Final on DTM weekend in Oschersleben
Ralph Boschung wins race 1 of the Grand Final on DTM weekend in Oschersleben
Written By: BMW Group

Ralph Boschung (CH) made the perfect start to the “Grand Final” of the 2012 Formula BMW Talent Cup: the Swiss driver took the lead early on in the first race...

Combines comfort and functionality with dynamic performance and style: the BMW Concept Active Tourer
Combines comfort and functionality with dynamic performance and style: the BMW Concept Active Tourer
Written By: BMW Group

With the new BMW Concept Active Tourer, BMW presents a vehicle at the 2012 Paris Motor Show which is the first in the premium compact segment to combine comfort and space ...

BMW Group  Efficient Dynamics 1.5 liter TwinPower Turbo engine
BMW Group Efficient Dynamics 1.5 liter TwinPower Turbo engine
Written By: BMW Group

The New BMW Group Efficient Dynamics engine family - technologies powering the future, new engine family with 1.5 liter BMW TwinPower Turbo engine....

All-new BMW M5 Sedan and M6 Coupe Now in US Showrooms
All-new BMW M5 Sedan and M6 Coupe Now in US Showrooms
Written By: BMW Group USA

They join summer-favorite M6 Convertible already on sale...

BMW Team RLL Finishes Fourth and Eighth at Baltimore
BMW Team RLL Finishes Fourth and Eighth at Baltimore
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Team RLL experienced a disappointing day at the Baltimore Sports Car Challenge after a controversial call by the race steward took the lead of the race away ...

Three BMW drivers finish in the points in Zandvoort – Spengler fights back from 18th to sixth
Three BMW drivers finish in the points in Zandvoort – Spengler fights back from 18th to sixth
Written By: BMW Group

Two Safety Car periods, showers, and a feast of action: a fighting performance from BMW Motorsport in the seventh DTM race of the year ...

BMW and Green Mountain Energy Company Partner to Support Renewable Energy for DriveNow Program
BMW and Green Mountain Energy Company Partner to Support Renewable Energy for DriveNow Program
Written By: BMW Group USA

New car sharing program available to San Francisco residents...

BMW Launchs ParkNow Mobile Parking Service and Details DriveNow Car-Sharing Service
BMW Launchs ParkNow Mobile Parking Service and Details DriveNow Car-Sharing Service
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Group Announces Launch of ParkNow Mobile Parking Service and Details DriveNow Car-Sharing Service, Featuring 70 All-Electric BMW ActiveE Vehicles, in San Francisco...

Spengler claims second win of the season for BMW in the DTM
Spengler claims second win of the season for BMW in the DTM
Written By: BMW Group

Tomczyk also marks 40th BMW M anniversary with a podium....

BMW Team RLL Wins Road America for the Third Time in Four Years
BMW Team RLL Wins Road America for the Third Time in Four Years
Written By: BMW Group USA

For the third time in four seasons of American Le Mans Series competition, BMW Team RLL drove a BMW M3 GT across the Road America ...

Anniversary at the Nürburgring. BMW Classic celebrates 40 years of BMW M GmbH
Anniversary at the Nürburgring. BMW Classic celebrates 40 years of BMW M GmbH
Written By: BMW Group USA

Anniversary at the Nürburgring. BMW Classic celebrates 40 years of BMW M GmbH at the AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix 2012....

Legendary Design Coupled with Roadster Tradition makes its US debut at Pebble Beach.
Legendary Design Coupled with Roadster Tradition makes its US debut at Pebble Beach.
Written By: BMW Group USA

Barely three months after the sensational premiere of the BMW Zagato Coupé, BMW and Zagato are turning heads again at the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance ...

The “Green Hell” from above: BMW DTM drivers on top of Nürburg Castle
The “Green Hell” from above: BMW DTM drivers on top of Nürburg Castle
Written By: BMW Group

Before the six BMW DTM drivers take to the track for their first practice laps of the Nürburgring (DE), they experienced the “Green Hell” and the impressive landscape of the Eifel Mountains ...

BMW Team RLL – Road America ALMS Preview
BMW Team RLL – Road America ALMS Preview
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Team RLL heads to the August 18th Road America Road Race Showcase for the seventh round the 2012 American Le Mans Series ...

Stitcher Smart Radio newest personalized Radio App for BMW and MINI
Stitcher Smart Radio newest personalized Radio App for BMW and MINI
Written By: BMW Group

Beginning today, drivers of BMW models equipped with BMW Apps and MINI drivers with MINI Connected can enjoy a fully-integrated Stitcher SmartRadio...

BMW Team RLL Finish Third and Fifth at Mid-Ohio
BMW Team RLL Finish Third and Fifth at Mid-Ohio
Written By: BMW Group USA

No. 55 BMW M3 GT wins Michelin Green X Challenge...

BMW Group adds one more model to its electric vehicle line up for London 2012
BMW Group adds one more model to its electric vehicle line up for London 2012
Written By: MINI USA

Official Automotive Partner to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, is keeping the Games moving with a range of fully electric vehicles as part of the fleet...

Vita4One Racing and the BMW Z4 GT3 claim a podium in the Spa 24 Hours
Vita4One Racing and the BMW Z4 GT3 claim a podium in the Spa 24 Hours
Written By: BMW Group

Heavy rainfall, 16 safety car periods and many fast laps: the BMW privateer teams and drivers experienced a turbulent 24-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps ...

BMW Team RLL Finish Fifth and Sixth at Lime Rock Park
BMW Team RLL Finish Fifth and Sixth at Lime Rock Park
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Team RLL fought back from a day of bad luck to finish fifth and sixth in the GT class at the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park...

BMW Motorsport makes its debut at Munich’s Olympic Stadium
BMW Motorsport makes its debut at Munich’s Olympic Stadium
Written By: BMW Group

Two weeks after the dramatic race at the Norisring (DE) street circuit, things are set to get even tighter for the BMW DTM drivers...

A Celebration of the Driving Spirit – The BMW M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition
A Celebration of the Driving Spirit – The BMW M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America today announced the 2013 M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition, of which 200 copies will be built this summer...

Video - The All-New 2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3
Video - The All-New 2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3
Written By: BMW Group

The quintessential sport sedan combines with cutting-edge hybrid technology for a new dimension to The Ultimate Driving Machine...

Video - All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
Video - All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
Written By: BMW Group

More details revealed for the much anticipated wagon of enthusiasts...

Le Mans Classic 2012, BMW Motorsport icons return to the stage
Le Mans Classic 2012, BMW Motorsport icons return to the stage
Written By: BMW Group

In just a few days – from 6 – 8 July 2012 – the global classic motor sport community will once again descend on Le Mans, France...

BMW drivers Tomczyk and Spengler on the podium at the Norisring DTM 2012
BMW drivers Tomczyk and Spengler on the podium at the Norisring DTM 2012
Written By: BMW Group

Weather adds to the excitement in the fifth round of the DTM...

BMW Victories in Daytona Prototype, GT and Street Tuner Highlight First Half of 2012 Grand-Am Season
BMW Victories in Daytona Prototype, GT and Street Tuner Highlight First Half of 2012 Grand-Am Season
Written By: BMW Group USA

With seven races of the 13 race 2102 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series complete, BMW Power is back on top of the Daytona Prototype class...

BMW i Born Electric Tour makes first stop in Rome
BMW i Born Electric Tour makes first stop in Rome
Written By: BMW Group USA

The Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome marked the starting point for the worldwide tour of BMW i ...

BMW Group official sponsor of United Nations Rio+20 Conference
BMW Group official sponsor of United Nations Rio+20 Conference
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group is the official sponsor of the United Nations Rio+20 sustainability conference in Rio de Janeiro...

2013 BMW ALPINA B7
2013 BMW ALPINA B7
Written By: BMW Group USA

The 2013 BMW ALPINA B7 super-high performance luxury sedan with enhanced features, efficiency, and individuality for discriminating customers....

Back to the future 25 years of the BMW Z1
Back to the future 25 years of the BMW Z1
Written By: BMW Group USA

It was a true quantum leap: when BMW unveiled the Z1 to the international motoring press in the Italian town of Punta Ala back in autumn 1988...

Maiden DTM podium for BMW Team RMG: Martin Tomczyk finishes runner-up in Spielberg
Maiden DTM podium for BMW Team RMG: Martin Tomczyk finishes runner-up in Spielberg
Written By: BMW Group

Thrilling duels, excitement right down to the final lap, and another podium for BMW: the fourth DTM race of the year was a thriller. Martin Tomczyk ...

Martin Tomczyk: “I want to make it onto the podium.”
Martin Tomczyk: “I want to make it onto the podium.”
Written By: BMW Group

Martin Tomczyk (DE) is the reigning DTM champion, and his form for BMW Team RMG has improved steadily over the course of the 2012 season...

The new BMW M3 and M5 M Performance Editions for the UK
The new BMW M3 and M5 M Performance Editions for the UK
Written By: BMW Group

Two exclusive new M Performance Editions for the BMW M3 and BMW M5 are being built by BMW M GmbH solely for the UK market...

BMW Zagato Coupé
BMW Zagato Coupé
Written By: BMW Group USA

The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este will once again host a spectacular world premiere in 2012 ...

Video - New 2013 BMW 7 Series Once Again Raises The Bar
Video - New 2013 BMW 7 Series Once Again Raises The Bar
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Flagship sets new standards for performance, luxury, efficiency and safety...

Grand Opening of new BMW Brand Store in Paris
Grand Opening of new BMW Brand Store in Paris
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Group begins comprehensive program to enhance customer retail experience...

Four BMW Z4 GT3s in the top ten at the Nürburgring – BMW teams experience highs and lows
Four BMW Z4 GT3s in the top ten at the Nürburgring – BMW teams experience highs and lows
Written By: BMW Group

The 40th staging of the 24-hour race gave the Nürburgring-Nordschleife (DE) another opportunity to prove just why it is regarded as the toughest circuit in the world...

All-New BMW 3 Series Sedan Earns “Top Safety Pick” from IIHS
All-New BMW 3 Series Sedan Earns “Top Safety Pick” from IIHS
Written By: BMW Group USA

Newest sports sedan continues BMW long tradition of class-leading safety...

BMW teams and drivers after the third DTM race of 2012 at Brands Hatch
BMW teams and drivers after the third DTM race of 2012 at Brands Hatch
Written By: BMW Group

Bruno Spengler of BMW Team Schnitzer claimed another podium finish at Brands Hatch ...

The BMW M Story, 40 Years BMW M GmbH
The BMW M Story, 40 Years BMW M GmbH
Written By: BMW Group USA

A company is like a human being. As long as it goes in for sports, it is fit, well-trained, full of enthusiasm and performance...

New BMW 135is Continues BMW’s “s” Model Tradition
New BMW 135is Continues BMW’s “s” Model Tradition
Written By: BMW Group

New top performance model 1 Series for 2013...

All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
Written By: BMW Group

The favorite wagon of enthusiasts will again be available in the US...

BMW Introduces BMW M Performance Parts for the 3 and 5 Series Sedans
BMW Introduces BMW M Performance Parts for the 3 and 5 Series Sedans
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today announced new BMW M Performance Parts specially designed for the new 2012 BWW 3 Series Sedan and 2011-2012 5 Series Sedan...

Global Automakers to Demo EV Fast Charging at EVS26
Global Automakers to Demo EV Fast Charging at EVS26
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Eight global automakers to participate in charging display and will demo the standardized single-port DC-fast charging technology...

BMW Team RLL - Laguna Seca ALMS Preview
BMW Team RLL - Laguna Seca ALMS Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

Despite sweeping the American Le Mans Series GT class championships in 2011 and the Manufacturer and Team titles in 2010...

BMW DTM Driver Bruno Spengler: “I had to give 100 percent on every lap.”
BMW DTM Driver Bruno Spengler: “I had to give 100 percent on every lap.”
Written By: BMW Group

Bruno Spengler (CA) and BMW Team Schnitzer made history with the victory at the Lausitzring (DE), and claimed BMW’s 50th win in the DTM...

BMW X1: The U.S. Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
BMW X1: The U.S. Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
Written By: BMW Group

The Globally Successful BMW X1 comes to the US in the Fall 2012...

25 years ago the BMW M3 started its unique series of victories
25 years ago the BMW M3 started its unique series of victories
Written By: BMW Group

In August 1985, a rumor surfaced in motor magazine Auto-Deutschland which emanated from a new sports car...

BMW Lease Protection Program Greatly Reduces Lease-End Surprises
BMW Lease Protection Program Greatly Reduces Lease-End Surprises
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Financial Services has taken the next step in offering its Ultimate Lease customer a smoother, less-stressful lease-end experience ...

BMW M performance accessories at the 2012 Tuning World Bodensee
BMW M performance accessories at the 2012 Tuning World Bodensee
Written By: BMW Group

Significantly expanded trade show coincide with the launch of the new retrofit products for very sports-oriented customers ...

BMW Team RLL at Long Beach; Four Years – Four Podiums
BMW Team RLL at Long Beach; Four Years – Four Podiums
Written By: BMW Group USA

With a second place GT class finish by the No. 56 BMW Team RLL M3 GT in today’s American Le Mans Series at Long Beach race...

BMW Team RLL - Long Beach 2012 ALMS Preview
BMW Team RLL - Long Beach 2012 ALMS Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

Following a four-week intermission after BMW Team RLL’s GT class victory at the 12 Hours of Sebring American Le Mans Series curtain-raiser the second act of the team’s ALMS GT class ...

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2013 Monte Carlo Blue BMW M5
2013 Monte Carlo Blue BMW M5
Written By: BMW Group USA

The M5 andis powered by the most powerful engine ever fitted in a series-produced model from BMW M GmbH – a high revving 560 hp M TwinPower Turbo V-8 mated to a high torque 7-speed M-Double Clutch transmission (M-DCT...

BMW X1: The U.S. Now Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
BMW X1: The U.S. Now Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
Written By: BMW Group USA

Having demonstrated that it is the perfect blend sports sedan-like driving dynamics and SUV utility in markets around the world, the BMW X1 is setting out to conquer the US...

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BMW i8 Concept Spyder
BMW i8 Concept Spyder
Written By: BMW Group

Following the presentation of the BMW i3 Concept and BMW i8 Concept, the BMW Group introduces the BMW i8 Concept Spyder to the mix. ...

BMW i8 Concept Spyder with eDrive
BMW i8 Concept Spyder with eDrive
Written By: BMW Group

Under the banner of its sub-brand BMW i, the BMW Group is developing a range of purpose-built vehicle concepts and complementary mobility services which meet the changing needs ...

BMW Team RLL claims 12 Hours of Sebring GT victory for a second consecutive year
BMW Team RLL claims 12 Hours of Sebring GT victory for a second consecutive year
Written By: BMW Group USA

At the 60th running of the 12 Hours of Sebring (US) the no. 56 BMW M3 GT claimed overall victory in the GT class after 307 laps ...

Stitcher Smart Radio iPhone App for BMW Apps and MINI Connected Ready
Stitcher Smart Radio iPhone App for BMW Apps and MINI Connected Ready
Written By: BMW Group USA

Stitcher Radio offers on-demand and personalized access to over 5,000 radio shows...

BMW Team RLL kicks off the 2012 ALMS season in Sebring
BMW Team RLL kicks off the 2012 ALMS season in Sebring
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Team RLL launches the defense of its titles in the GT class of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) at the 12 Hours of Sebring (US) this Saturday...

Mystery Car in the BMW Museum. An unusual puzzle in 3D
Mystery Car in the BMW Museum. An unusual puzzle in 3D
Written By: BMW Group

From 13 March to 30 April 2012, the BMW Museum will be showcasing a rather unusual exhibit – a 3D puzzle created by legendary puzzle writer CUS and presented on the BMW LMR V12...

 BMW Concept M135i top athlete for the premium compact
BMW Concept M135i top athlete for the premium compact
Written By: BMW Group

BMW presents the concept study of a BMW M Performance automobile featuring a six-cylinder petrol engine – consistent further development of the new BMW 1 Series’ dynamic characteristics ...

CORSA Offers Diamond Black Exhaust Tips for Line of BMW Systems
CORSA Offers Diamond Black Exhaust Tips for Line of BMW Systems
Written By: CORSA Performance

CORSA Performance Exhausts has developed new Diamond Black exhaust tips for their line of BMW exhaust systems...

BMW 3 Series operates using advanced thermal management climate control
BMW 3 Series operates using advanced thermal management climate control
Written By: BMW Group USA

Increased interior comfort thanks to improved air quality, better fuel economy through intelligent control....

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BMW 3 Series Production Munich
BMW 3 Series Production Munich
Written By: BMW Group USA

The production launch of the sixth-generation BMW 3 Series marks the start of a new era at the Munich home plant. ...

2013 BMW X3: efficiency, power and technology with new 4-Cylinder TwinPower Turbo engine
2013 BMW X3: efficiency, power and technology with new 4-Cylinder TwinPower Turbo engine
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America announced today a continuing evolution of efficiency, power and technology with the introduction of the new TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder engine (N20) to the X3 xDrive28i...

All-New 3rd Generation BMW M6 Coupe and Convertible
All-New 3rd Generation BMW M6 Coupe and Convertible
Written By: BMW Group USA

The iconic M6 returns from a two year hiatus more powerful, more athletic, more focused, more luxurious and more efficient than ever before. Since the “M6” badge was first placed on a BMW back in 1987...

2013 BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupe Still unique – now even more exceptional
2013 BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupe Still unique – now even more exceptional
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today revealed the first images and information about the newly updated 2013 BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupe which arrives in US BMW Centers this spring. ...

2012 GRAND-AM Season Takes Green Flag at BMW Performance 200
2012 GRAND-AM Season Takes Green Flag at BMW Performance 200
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Drivers Ready for 50th Annual Rolex 24 at Daytona Weekend...

 Recruitment process for BMW’s First All-Electric, High-Performance Vehicle
Recruitment process for BMW’s First All-Electric, High-Performance Vehicle
Written By: BMW Group USA

Recruitment efforts officially get underway in seven U.S. markets to find 700 BMW “Electronauts” to join the 2012 ActiveE Field Trial, a collective mission to help define the future of mobility...

BMW Announces Nearly $900 Million Investment at South Carolina Plant
BMW Announces Nearly $900 Million Investment at South Carolina Plant
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW announced that the company will invest nearly $900 Million USD and add 300 new jobs in 2012 in its South Carolina plant...

Face of the BMW 3 Series through changing times: dynamic, innovative and always unmistakably BMW
Face of the BMW 3 Series through changing times: dynamic, innovative and always unmistakably BMW
Written By: BMW Group USA

Each new BMW 3 Series is a harmonious combination of BMW tradition and modernity, of classic and innovative elements that constantly interpret the desired family resemblance in a most exciting way...

BMW Delivers First All-Electric ActiveE in the US
BMW Delivers First All-Electric ActiveE in the US
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today delivered the first all-electric ActiveE in the US and began the next chapter in its electromobility strategy. Ludwig Willisch, President and CEO of BMW of North America presented the keys to a BMW ActiveE ...

Dirk Werner completes BMW driver line-up for the DTM
Dirk Werner completes BMW driver line-up for the DTM
Written By: BMW Group USA

All seats are now taken for BMW’s return to the DTM: Dirk Werner (DE) has been confirmed as the sixth BMW Motorsport driver and will contest the 2012 DTM season at the wheel of a BMW M3 DTM...

BMW Announces Pricing for the new 2012 ActiveHybrid 5.
BMW Announces Pricing for the new 2012 ActiveHybrid 5.
Written By: BMW Group USA

On the occasion of the North American International Auto Show, BMW today announced the retail pricing of the new 2012 BMW ActiveHybrid 5. ...

BMW Confirms 6-Speed Manual Transmission for the 2013 M5
BMW Confirms 6-Speed Manual Transmission for the 2013 M5
Written By: BMW Group USA

On the occasion of the North American International Auto Show, BMW confirmed that it will offer a 6-speed manual transmission on the North American version of the upcoming 2013 BMW M5...

BMW Online Adds Yelp to Suite of Services
BMW Online Adds Yelp to Suite of Services
Written By: BMW Group USA

New application lets customers find businesses and get reviews...

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2013 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe
2013 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe
Written By: BMW Group

The new BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe again heralds the arrival of an exceptionally sporty and exclusive 4-seater in the premium coupe segment....

Video - All-New 2013 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe
Video - All-New 2013 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

Introducing the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe – a new 4-door, 4+1 seat addition to the 6 Series line that successfully combines the stunning proportions, design and driving dynamics of the 6 Series Coupe with interior room and amenities for up to five passengers. Harmonious proportions, precise lines and...

BMW Announces Prices for All-New 3 Series Sedan
BMW Announces Prices for All-New 3 Series Sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

2012 BMW 328i and 335i Sedans priced at $35,795 and $43,295 respectively...

Production starts for the new BMW 3 Series at the home plant in Munich
Production starts for the new BMW 3 Series at the home plant in Munich
Written By: BMW Group

The BMW Group is investing half a billion euros in building the new BMW 3 Series at the Munich plant, where series production launches today....

BMW Head-Up Display precision technology as featured in a fighter jet
BMW Head-Up Display precision technology as featured in a fighter jet
Written By: BMW Group

This system was initially developed for aviation and is now making a decisive contribution towards driving safety....

National Geographic Channel to Feature BMW's South Carolina Plant in Documentary
National Geographic Channel to Feature BMW's South Carolina Plant in Documentary
Written By: BMW Group USA

National Geographic Channel (NGC) will air an hour-long documentary on the making of the BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle as part of the popular Ultimate Factories series....

Dynamic, efficient and innovative: the new BMW ActiveHybrid 3
Dynamic, efficient and innovative: the new BMW ActiveHybrid 3
Written By: BMW Group

In autumn 2012 a sensational new model will join the BMW 3 Series. In the new ActiveHybrid 3 – the world’s first hybrid at the premium end of the sports sedan class – the innovative BMW ActiveHybrid powertrain technology ...

2012 BMW 3-Series M Sport Package
2012 BMW 3-Series M Sport Package
Written By: BMW Group

The M Sport package brings the ultimate in sporting makeovers to the new BMW 3 Series. ...

The BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Full Hybrid Power comes to the 5 Series Sedan
The BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Full Hybrid Power comes to the 5 Series Sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today announced the introduction of its newest hybrid, the BMW ActiveHybrid 5. Based on the BMW 535i Sedan, the ActiveHybrid 5 brings together BMW’s 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder engine...

BMW Team RLL: Petit Le Mans Preview
BMW Team RLL: Petit Le Mans Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

With the American Le Mans Series GT Team and Driver championships secured at Laguna Seca on Sept. 17th, BMW Team RLL has three goals set for the 14th annual Petit Le Mans this weekend. ...

2012 BMW M5 Engine, Transmission, and Drivetrain Technology
2012 BMW M5 Engine, Transmission, and Drivetrain Technology
Written By: BMW Group

BMW M high-performance engine: high-revving 4.4-litre V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo package – consisting of Twin Scroll Twin Turbo technology, cross-bank exhaust manifold, High Precision Direct Petrol Injection and VALVETRONIC fully variable valve contro...

BMW Performance Power Kits Provide More Exhilarating Performance and Excitement
BMW Performance Power Kits Provide More Exhilarating Performance and Excitement
Written By: BMW Group USA

Now, more invigorating horsepower and torque, is available with two new power kits bring crisp stimulating performance to the Ultimate Driving Machine...

BMW 3 Series an unparalleled career in motorsports
BMW 3 Series an unparalleled career in motorsports
Written By: BMW Group

A glance in racing speed at the milestones of the unprecedented motorsport career of the BMW 3 Series....

BMW Team RLL: Laguna Seca Preview
BMW Team RLL: Laguna Seca Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

With seven of nine races totaling more than 26 hours of hard fought competition in this season’s 2011 American Le Mans Series now complete, BMW Team RLL heads to Laguna Seca Raceway ...

2012 BMW model specific changes
2012 BMW model specific changes
Written By: BMW Group USA

Standard and Option Equipment Changes...

BMW Team RLL Baltimore Grand Prix Preview
BMW Team RLL Baltimore Grand Prix Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

This Labor Day Weekend, GT class leading BMW Team RLL travels to the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix for the second street race of the 2011 American Le Mans Series season. ...

BMW EfficientDynamics looking for the next gram
BMW EfficientDynamics looking for the next gram
Written By: BMW Group USA

Even the most efficient internal combustion engine can only convert about one-third of the energy derived from fossil fuels into the mechanical kinetic energy needed to power a motor vehicle. ...

Double Podium Finish for BMW Team RLL at Road America
Double Podium Finish for BMW Team RLL at Road America
Written By: BMW Group USA

Although a third consecutive GT victory at Road America was not to be, BMW Team RLL ended today’s American Le Mans Series Road Race Showcase with a double podium finish....

Video - BMW Group Presents Mobility of the Future with the i3 and i8
Video - BMW Group Presents Mobility of the Future with the i3 and i8
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW i is about the development of visionary vehicles and mobility services, inspiring design and a new understanding of premium that is strongly defined by sustainability. With BMW i the BMW Group is adopting an all-embracing approach...

BMW Team RLL Mosport Grand Prix Preview
BMW Team RLL Mosport Grand Prix Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

This weekend BMW Team RLL will bring its M3 GT win streak north of the border to the venerable Mosport International Raceway for the Grand Prix of Mosport. The only American Le Mans Series event in Canada...

Video - Launch of the BMW M3 DTM Concept Car
Video - Launch of the BMW M3 DTM Concept Car
Written By: BMW Group

Just two weeks after the official roll-out of the new racing car for the 2012 DTM season, BMW presented the BMW M3 DTM Concept Car. Dr. Klaus Draeger, Member of the Board of Management of BMW AG responsible for development...

The BMW Art Car Collection on the Internet
The BMW Art Car Collection on the Internet
Written By: BMW Group

Just in time to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the BMW Group’s international cultural commitment, the legendary BMW Art Car Collection can now be seen for the first time within a virtual video tour on the Internet...

BMW Team RLL Brings ALMS GT Class Win Streak To Lime Rock Park
BMW Team RLL Brings ALMS GT Class Win Streak To Lime Rock Park
Written By: BMW Group USA

Following the annual pause in the American Le Mans Series season for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, BMW Team RLL returns to action at Lime Rock Park on July 9th for the Northeast Grand Prix....

2012 BMW 528i Receives Latest in EfficientDynamics Technologies New TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder
2012 BMW 528i Receives Latest in EfficientDynamics Technologies New TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder
Written By: BMW Group USA

Latest in EfficientDynamics Technologies New TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder, Auto Stop/start and xDrive AWD ensure that most popular 5 Series model set to become even more popular...

BMW is back in Hollywood with Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol
BMW is back in Hollywood with Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol
Written By: BMW Group USA

Back in Hollywood. BMW is pleased to announce their participation in the upcoming Paramount Pictures release “Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol” as the film’s main automotive partner....

BMW M3 CRT Intelligent Lightweight Design Paves the Way for Even Higher Performance
BMW M3 CRT Intelligent Lightweight Design Paves the Way for Even Higher Performance
Written By: BMW Group USA

Carbon Racing Technology: BMW M GmbH factory produces a limited-edition high-performance sports car based on the BMW M3 Sedan – Innovative use of carbon-fiber reinforced plastic minimizes weight – Weight-to-power ratio: 3.5 kilograms per horsepower....

Introducing The All-New 5th Generation 2012 BMW M5
Introducing The All-New 5th Generation 2012 BMW M5
Written By: BMW Group

Fifth generation of the world’s most successful high-performance saloon in the premium segment of the executive class; new BMW M5 is an exceptionally dynamic high-performance sports car with four doors and five seats...

BMW 3 Series sedan engines fascinating drive technology spanning five vehicle generations
BMW 3 Series sedan engines fascinating drive technology spanning five vehicle generations
Written By: BMW Group

In 1975, the sporty midrange BMW 3 Series established a new vehicle category. Innovative engines rendered it a forerunner for state-of-the-art technology. ...

BMW Motorsport returns to the podium at the 2011 Le Mans 24 Hours
BMW Motorsport returns to the podium at the 2011 Le Mans 24 Hours
Written By: BMW Group USA

Twelve years after the BMW V12 LMR achieved its triumphant overall victory, BMW Motorsport is back on the podium at the Le Mans (FR) 24 Hours: In the hard-fought LM GTE class, Andy Priaulx (GB), Dirk Müller (DE) and Joey Hand (US) finished third in the no. 56 BMW M3 GT...

The 2011 BMW Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupe
The 2011 BMW Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America announces a production run of twenty identically-equipped 2011 Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupes for the United States. The 2011 Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupe features BMW Individual Frozen Black exterior paint with a deep metallic luster to accentuate ...

BMW Motorsport claims GTE pole position and third on the grid in Le Mans 2011
BMW Motorsport claims GTE pole position and third on the grid in Le Mans 2011
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Motorsport secured excellent grid positions for the 24-hour race in Le Mans (FR). In the third qualifying session, Augusto Farfus (BR) set the fastest time in the LM GTE class, recording a 3:57.592 minutes lap in the no. 55 BMW M3 GT. ...

Unique driving pleasure in a premium compact car The new BMW 1 Series
Unique driving pleasure in a premium compact car The new BMW 1 Series
Written By: BMW Group

The premium compact BMW 1 Series is already synonymous with driving pleasure. Now, the second generation offers state-of-the-art engine and suspension technology, further improvements in fuel efficiency, significantly more space and an innovative range of features ...

Video - BMW 328 Hommage
Video - BMW 328 Hommage
Written By: BMW Group

The BMW 328 is considered the most successful and best-looking sports car of the 1930s. The BMW 328’s success was the result of its design parameters – through the use of systematic lightweight construction, aerodynamic lines, optimum engine types and outstanding suspension ...

Four titles for the BMW Group at 2011 Engine of the Year Awards
Four titles for the BMW Group at 2011 Engine of the Year Awards
Written By: BMW Group

With four class victories in the competition “International Engine of the Year Award” 2011, the BMW Group repeated last year’s success, whilst at the same time strengthening its position as the most successful manufacturer to take part in the competition...

BMW dispatched one legendary automobile designers to contest the 2011 Mille Miglia
BMW dispatched one legendary automobile designers to contest the 2011 Mille Miglia
Written By: BMW Group

BMW dispatched one legendary automobile and two celebrated designers to contest the 2011 Mille Miglia. Adrian van Hooydonk and Alfredo Häberli teamed up for the famous classic car rally in a BMW 328...

BMW Ranks 4th on EPA’s Top 20 Green Power Partners for On-Site Power Generation
BMW Ranks 4th on EPA’s Top 20 Green Power Partners for On-Site Power Generation
Written By: BMW Group

BMW South Carolina plant has increased its ranking to No. 4 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA's) Top 20 On-site Generation list of the largest green power users. In 2010, through BMW’s on-site landfill gas energy system, the company generated nearly 62 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) o...

Pandora Now Available for Model Year 2011 BMW Vehicles
Pandora Now Available for Model Year 2011 BMW Vehicles
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America announced today that the free Pandora® internet radio iPhone app, the first third party app approved for the new BMW Apps feature, is now live and available for download ...

BMW Furthers Commitment to Mobility in Urban Environments
BMW Furthers Commitment to Mobility in Urban Environments
Written By: BMW Group USA

Today BMW North America made three announcements in New York City to contribute to furthering sustainable mobility and recognizing the important role New York City plays as a proving ground in this area. ...

BMW Team RLL wins at 2011 Long Beach
BMW Team RLL wins at 2011 Long Beach
Written By: BMW Group USA

Joey Hand and Dirk Müller drove BMW Team RLL to the top of the GT class podium for a second consecutive time this season at today’s American Le Mans Series at Long Beach. ...

Video - BMW 4-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011 in the Z4 sDrive28i
Video - BMW 4-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011 in the Z4 sDrive28i
Written By: BMW Group USA

Following the announcement in February of the return of a 4-cylinder engine to the US BMW line-up, BMW today announced that the new 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo 4-Cylinder will first power the Z4 sDrive28i ...

BMW Power On Top At Barber GRAND-AM
BMW Power On Top At Barber GRAND-AM
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW drivers dominated this past Saturday’s GRAND-AM event at Barber Motorsports Park, in Birmingham, Alabama, taking three of four class wins in Rolex Sports Car Series and Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge competition....

BMW Team RLL is ready to defend its GT class lead at the ALMS at Long Beach Race
BMW Team RLL is ready to defend its GT class lead at the ALMS at Long Beach Race
Written By: BMW Group USA

The contrast of racing the 12 Hours of Sebring to racing in the streets of Long Beach, California could not be greater, but BMW Team RLL is looking for a similar outcome – a 1-2 BMW finish in the American Le Mans Series GT class...

BMW M GmbH develops the world’s fastest pickup
BMW M GmbH develops the world’s fastest pickup
Written By: BMW Group USA

Unique: BMW M GmbH develops the world’s fastest pickup. Drive and suspension technology from the BMW M3 – comprehensive testing completed on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife – 420 hp and 450 kg load capacity – world premiere on 1...

Modified BMW Z4 GT3 completes successful test program
Modified BMW Z4 GT3 completes successful test program
Written By: BMW Group

The modified BMW Z4 GT3 has survived its baptism of fire: the GT customer sports car proved itself in a series of intensive tests in recent weeks. The goal of the latest modifications was primarily to improve aerodynamic efficiency ...

Auto Shanghai 2011: BMW Brilliance Automotive presents prototype of a plug-in hybrid sedan
Auto Shanghai 2011: BMW Brilliance Automotive presents prototype of a plug-in hybrid sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

In the run-up to the international automobile trade show Auto Shanghai 2011, BMW Brilliance Automotive presents the concept of a premium-segment plug-in hybrid sedan. ...

The BMW Concept M5 a glimpse at the 5th generation of a legend
The BMW Concept M5 a glimpse at the 5th generation of a legend
Written By: BMW Group USA

Nearly 25 years ago, US enthusiasts were introduced to the concept of the true performance/luxury sedan, the veritable “wolf in a business suit”. A car which offered the driving comfort experienced in a premium sedan and the handling characteristics of a high-performance sports car ...

Video - BMW new 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder offers performance of a six
Video - BMW new 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder offers performance of a six
Written By: BMW Group USA

The new 2.0-liter engine internal code name N20, combines the latest twin-scroll turbocharging technology, high-pressure direct-injection and BMW’s VALVETRONIC intake control. The result is a four cylinder engine that offers more power and torque than BMW’s naturally aspirated 3.0-liter inline six....

BMW Motorsport names Joey Hand to drive at the 24 Heures Du Mans
BMW Motorsport names Joey Hand to drive at the 24 Heures Du Mans
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Motorsport announced today that Joey Hand will join teammates Dirk Müller and Andy Priaulx to drive the No. 56 BMW M3 GT at this year’s 24 Heures du Mans endurance race on June 11-12, round three of the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup (ILMC). ...

BMW Team RLL ready to get 2011 season started in Sebring.
BMW Team RLL ready to get 2011 season started in Sebring.
Written By: BMW Group USA

Saturday, March 19th marks the start of the new campaign for BMW Team Rahal Letterman Lanigan (RLL). BMW Team RLL will field two newly constructed BMW M3 GT cars in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) this season. ...

BMW Group Presents MINI Cooper to Woodcliff Lake Police Dept.
BMW Group Presents MINI Cooper to Woodcliff Lake Police Dept.
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group message of DON’T TXT & DRIVE became local and mobile this afternoon as BMW of North America presented the Woodcliff Lake, NJ Police Department with a specially emblazoned MINI Cooper hartop. ...

Video - The All-New BMW 650i Coupe
Video - The All-New BMW 650i Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

The hearts of sports car aficionados will beat a little faster with the arrival of the new BMW 650i Coupe. The third generation of the top-class Coupe sees BMW adding another chapter to its decades-long tradition in the production of exclusive dream cars....

Video - M Performance Exhaust for BMW M3
Video - M Performance Exhaust for BMW M3
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today announced a new M Performance exhaust system specifically designed as an accessory for the BMW M3 Coupe, Sedan and Convertible. With the racetrack and the street in mind, this new exhaust system is crafted from an extremely heat-resistant and lightweight chrome-nickel alloy called Inconel...

BMW Manufacturing Announces 2010 Export Value: More than $4 Billion Annually
BMW Manufacturing Announces 2010 Export Value: More than $4 Billion Annually
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Manufacturing Co. announced today that the export value of its passenger vehicles through the Port of Charleston in 2010 totaled $4.42 Billion. According to data from the U.S. Department of Commerce, the value of BMW exports confirms the company’s Spartanburg facility as the largest vehicle exp...

BMW at the 81st Geneva Motor Show 2011
BMW at the 81st Geneva Motor Show 2011
Written By: BMW Group USA

A multitude of unique new developments in the fields of drive systems and intelligent networking of the driver, the vehicle and the environment will be presented by BMW to the public at the Geneva Motor Show from 3rd to 13th of March 2011; all of these contributing to a steady, continuous increase i...

Video - BMW ActiveE Electric Vehicle
Video - BMW ActiveE Electric Vehicle
Written By: BMW Group USA

The introduction of the BMW ActiveE marks the launch of the second phase of the BMW Group’s electro-mobility development strategy. Like the MINI E before it, the BMW ActiveE will be available for lease in select markets beginning in Fall 2011....

BMW Group U.S. Reports January 2011 Sales
BMW Group U.S. Reports January 2011 Sales
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported January sales of 18,656 vehicles, an increase of 21.1 percent from the 15,410 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago. ...

Its confirmed BMW Four-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011
Its confirmed BMW Four-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW announced the return of a four-cylinder engine to the US BMW line-up for the first time in since 1999. Like the company’s latest 3.0-liter turbo inline six, the new 2.0-liter engine will combine twin-scroll turbocharging with high-pressure direct-injection and BMW’s VALVETRONIC intake control. ...

New BMW X1 xDrive28i’s reveals the latest  iteration of TwinPower Turbo technology
New BMW X1 xDrive28i’s reveals the latest iteration of TwinPower Turbo technology
Written By: BMW Group

BMW X1 model offers sporty power delivery of a kind that was previously confined to six-cylinder engines – but combines it with outstanding fuel consumption and emissions performance. It’s all down to the latest-generation 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol engine, which sets new standards with its var...

New BMW Documentaries Franchise to Kick-Off Unique Project Dedicated to the Future of Mobility
New BMW Documentaries Franchise to Kick-Off Unique Project Dedicated to the Future of Mobility
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America announced today a four-part documentary series entitled “Wherever You Want To Go: Four Films about the Future of Mobility”, which is intended to create a broader conversation about the future of mobility and to challenge existing consumer mindsets. ...

BMW Launches Interactive Facebook Tie-in to its Super Bowl Advertisement
BMW Launches Interactive Facebook Tie-in to its Super Bowl Advertisement
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW announced today that it will launch an interactive contest tied to one of its advertisements to run during the Super Bowl on February 6, 2011. The contest, dubbed “The X3 Matchup,” will give viewers the opportunity to guess the configuration of the BMW X3 featured in the advertisement for a cha...

BMW Launches Customer Video Portal: Consumers can Watch Production of Their Custom-Made BMW X3
BMW Launches Customer Video Portal: Consumers can Watch Production of Their Custom-Made BMW X3
Written By: BMW Group USA

Starting on January 20, BMW customers will have unique access to the creation of their custom-made BMW X3 vehicles via an online video portal that will show them footage of their customized X3 being produced at the company’s plant in Spartanburg, SC....

BMW 1 Series M Coupe to Pace 49th Annual Rolex 24 at Daytona
BMW 1 Series M Coupe to Pace 49th Annual Rolex 24 at Daytona
Written By: BMW Group USA

Only 20 days after its world debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the new BMW 1 Series M Coupe will appear at the Daytona International Speedway as official pace car alongside the legendary BMW M3 for the 49thRolex 24 at Daytona, January 28th-30th. The 1 Series M Coupe’s a...

BMW Announces Pricing for Detroit Auto Show World Premieres
BMW Announces Pricing for Detroit Auto Show World Premieres
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW announces the base prices for several new models which debuted today at the 2011 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The hotly-anticipated 2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupe will go on sale with a base MSRP of $47,010. ...

BMW Group U.S. Reports December 2010 Sales
BMW Group U.S. Reports December 2010 Sales
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported December sales of 27,600 vehicles, an increase of 16.9 percent from the 23,617 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago....

BMW Performance Accessories for the BMW X5 SAV now available in the US
BMW Performance Accessories for the BMW X5 SAV now available in the US
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW has announced the North American availability of BMW Performance brand accessories for the trendsetting X5 Sports Activity Vehicle®. The new BMW Performance parts for the X5 include aerodynamic components, aluminum pedals, special kidney grilles, and a new flat-bottom Sport steering wheel. ...

World Premieres set for BMW 6 Series Convertible, BMW 1 Series M Coupe, and Updated 1 Series Models
World Premieres set for BMW 6 Series Convertible, BMW 1 Series M Coupe, and Updated 1 Series Models
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW will unveil two stunning signature cars at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January. The dazzling new BMW 650i Convertible will make its World Premiere along with the all-new BMW 1 Series M Coupe, which will shift the paradigm in the small performance car category. ...

BMW Group at the 2010 North American International Auto Show
BMW Group at the 2010 North American International Auto Show
Written By: BMW Group USA

World Premiere: The BMW 6 Series Convertible, The BMW 1 Series Coupe and Convertible Update, The BMW 1 Series M Coupe ...

The 2012 BMW 1 Series Convertible
The 2012 BMW 1 Series Convertible
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW 135i Convertible Receives Exciting Upgrades for 2012....

2012 BMW 1 Series Coupe
2012 BMW 1 Series Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

Targeted Innovations Update BMW 1 Series Coupe...

The All-New BMW 1 Series M Coupe.
The All-New BMW 1 Series M Coupe.
Written By: BMW Group USA

With anticipation of enthusiasts around the world at fever pitch, today BMW M GmbH unveiled the newest member of its intimate product family. ...

Video - BMW Manufacturing Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell Material Handling Equipment
Video - BMW Manufacturing Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell Material Handling Equipment
Written By: BMW Group USA

Company’s Commitment to Sustainability Also Focused on Facilities...

BMW Group: Strong sales growth of 16.8% in September 2010
BMW Group: Strong sales growth of 16.8% in September 2010
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group continued its successful course worldwide in September...

BMW 5 Series Receives Five Stars in New More Stringent Crash Test
BMW 5 Series Receives Five Stars in New More Stringent Crash Test
Written By: BMW Group USA

First results of new NCAP tests announced by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...

Video - All-New BMW X3 SAV Pricing Announced
Video - All-New BMW X3 SAV Pricing Announced
Written By: BMW Group USA

2011 X3 xDrive28i base price trumps 2010 model by $2,100...

BMW Power Captures GRAND-AM Road Racing Titles
BMW Power Captures GRAND-AM Road Racing Titles
Written By: BMW Group USA

Ultimate Driving Machine® continues its role as a successful racing machine, sweeping the GRAND-AM Road Racing Rolex Sports Car Serie...

BMW Concept 6 Series Coupe to be unveiled at the 2010 Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris
BMW Concept 6 Series Coupe to be unveiled at the 2010 Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Concept 6 Series Coupé is a fascinating vision that blends traditional values with innovative design language. ...

Video -  All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle® to make world debut at the 2010 Paris Motor Show
Video - All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle® to make world debut at the 2010 Paris Motor Show
Written By: BMW Group USA

Second generation of a vehicle that launched an entire segment...

Chef Thomas Keller Announces Partnership with BMW
Chef Thomas Keller Announces Partnership with BMW
Written By: BMW Group USA

Chef Thomas Keller today announced a new partnership with BMW of North America, which will enhance the overall guest experience...

Academy Award-Winning Actor Jamie Foxx Attends 2010 BMW Championship Pro-Am
Academy Award-Winning Actor Jamie Foxx Attends 2010 BMW Championship Pro-Am
Written By: BMW Group USA

Academy Award-winning actor Jamie Foxx today attended the 2010 BMW Championship Pro-Am Tournament at Cog Hill Golf & Country Club...

aFe Releases Their New Performance Air Filters for 2011 BMW 135i-335i N55 Turbo L6-3.0L
aFe Releases Their New Performance Air Filters for 2011 BMW 135i-335i N55 Turbo L6-3.0L
Written By: advanced FLOW engineering

advanced FLOW engineering (aFe Power), an industry leader in performance intakes, filters, manifolds and exhaust systems is pleased to announce the release...

BMW Manufacturing announces production of the New BMW X3
BMW Manufacturing announces production of the New BMW X3
Written By: BMW Group USA

Expects to continue success established by first-generation X3 ...

BMW Group U.S. Reports August 2010 Sales
BMW Group U.S. Reports August 2010 Sales
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported August sales of 23,965 vehicles, a decrease of 1.6 percent ...

Jim O’Donnell, President of BMW of North America, to Host Teen Driving School to Kick Off
Jim O’Donnell, President of BMW of North America, to Host Teen Driving School to Kick Off
Written By: BMW Group USA

Today BMW announced Jim O’Donnell, President of BMW of North America, LLC, will host a special Teen Driving School on September 7, 2010...

The New BMW M3 GTS Video Collection
The New BMW M3 GTS Video Collection
Written By: BMW Group USA

The history of BMW M3 motor sport has been enriched by a further fascinating chapter as the BMW M3 GTS celebrates its debut on the racetrack and on the road...

Video - The All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity
Video - The All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity
Written By: BMW Group USA

In 2004 BMW introduced a new concept to the market: the small, premium Sports Activity Vehicle with all-road capability and unparalleled driving dynamics....

Video - The new BMW M3 GTS
Video - The new BMW M3 GTS
Written By: BMW Group

The history of BMW M3 motor sport is to be enriched following the confirmation that the next chapter in ‘M’ heritage is here. ...

BMW Group supports new iPod Out feature for iPhone and iPod touch
BMW Group supports new iPod Out feature for iPhone and iPod touch
Written By: BMW Group USA

Next generation of vehicle integration for iPhone and iPod touch enables use of the latest iPod music features in BMW and MINI vehicles....

SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers Breaks Ground in Moses Lake, Washington
SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers Breaks Ground in Moses Lake, Washington
Written By: BMW Group USA

Automotive Carbon Fibers – a joint venture of the BMW Group and SGL Group – broke ground today on the new greenfield carbon fiber ...

BMW Manufacturing Increases Workforce
BMW Manufacturing Increases Workforce
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Manufacturing announced today it will bring on board over 500 new contingency associates in the next few months to get ready for production...

BMW Group U.S. Reports June 2010 Sales
BMW Group U.S. Reports June 2010 Sales
Written By: BMW Group USA

June sales of BMW and MINI vehicles in the U.S. increased 11.9 percent to 23,331 units, delivering the best sales month ...

BMW Performance Carbon Fiber Aerodynamic Components for M3
BMW Performance Carbon Fiber Aerodynamic Components for M3
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America has announced three BMW Performance aerodynamic accessories for the M3 Coupe, Sedan, and Convertible....

BMW brings the Joy of Comedy to FoxxHole Radio Sirius 106/XM 149
BMW brings the Joy of Comedy to FoxxHole Radio Sirius 106/XM 149
Written By: BMW Group USA

As the Official Automotive Partner, BMW will be integrated into show content by presenting a Joy of Comedy showcase...

BMW extends office functions to include incoming e-mail with voice output
BMW extends office functions to include incoming e-mail with voice output
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW ConnectedDrive enables innovative incorporation of BlackBerry smartphones via Bluetooth - an internationally unique function available for all BMW models from autumn 2010....

2011 BMW Frozen Gray M3 Coupes Claimed in Twelve Minutes
2011 BMW Frozen Gray M3 Coupes Claimed in Twelve Minutes
Written By: BMW Group USA

Less than fifteen minutes after the hotline opened to reserve one of only thirty 2011 BMW Frozen Gray M3 Coupes...

BMW xDrive on All Engine Variants of the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo and the BMW 740d
BMW xDrive on All Engine Variants of the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo and the BMW 740d
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW, the world’s leading manufacturer of premium cars, is consistently enlarging its wide range of all-wheel-drive models...

Pricing Announced for 2011 BMW 5 Series xDrive Sedan Models
Pricing Announced for 2011 BMW 5 Series xDrive Sedan Models
Written By: BMW Group USA

535i xDrive and 550i xDrive to arrive in October 2010. ...

The 2011 BMW Frozen Gray M3 Coupe
The 2011 BMW Frozen Gray M3 Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

Nearing the 25th anniversary of the original BMW M3, BMW of North America today announced a production run of thirty identically-equipped 2011 Frozen Gray M3 Coupes...

Video -  2011 BMW ALPINA B7
Video - 2011 BMW ALPINA B7
Written By: BMW Group USA

ALPINA – a name famous in Europe and the wider world for putting a particular performance accent on BMWs, though not yet so well-known in North America. BMW ...

Video - The 17th BMW Art Car will race at 24 Hours of Le Mans
Video - The 17th BMW Art Car will race at 24 Hours of Le Mans
Written By: BMW Group USA

Le Mans. On June 12 at three in the afternoon the legendary the 24 Hours of Le Mans will officially begin. A highlight will surely be the participation of the Jeff Koons...

BMW Wins Three Telematics Update Awards
BMW Wins Three Telematics Update Awards
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW ConnectedDrive receives critical acclaim for enhancements to safety, convenience....

BMW Manufacturing Reaches Another Milestone - Celebrates Production of 1 Million BMW X5's
BMW Manufacturing Reaches Another Milestone - Celebrates Production of 1 Million BMW X5's
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW's plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina recorded another milestone in their 15 year history as the 1 millionth BMW X5 Sports ...

Euro NCAP crash test: 5 stars for the new BMW 5 Series
Euro NCAP crash test: 5 stars for the new BMW 5 Series
Written By: BMW Group

The epitome of aesthetic appeal and dynamic performance in the upper medium category now performs the function of a role model in the field of safety, too...

BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Qualifies for $900 Tax Credit
BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Qualifies for $900 Tax Credit
Written By: BMW Group USA

The Internal Revenue Service today certified that the BMW ActiveHybrid 7 qualifies for up to a $900 tax credit ...

Video - World Premiere of Jeff Koons' BMW Art Car at the Centre Pompidou, Paris 2010
Video - World Premiere of Jeff Koons' BMW Art Car at the Centre Pompidou, Paris 2010
Written By: BMW Group USA

At the premiere of the 17th BMW Art Car Jeff Koons unveiled and signed his car in front of 300 international VIP guests on June 1...

BMW GROUP U.S. Reports May 2010 Sales
BMW GROUP U.S. Reports May 2010 Sales
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported May sales of 22,092 vehicles delivering the best result this year in spite of volum...

Solid Second Place for BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team at Laguna Seca
Solid Second Place for BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team at Laguna Seca
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team fought to its third consecutive podium (four total for the season) ...

BMW Acoustics — intelligent solutions for more efficiency, comfort and dynamics.
BMW Acoustics — intelligent solutions for more efficiency, comfort and dynamics.
Written By: BMW Group USA

In order to be able to drive comfortably and efficiently at the same time, the developers look for solutions in acoustic lightweight construction with acoustically effective components...

Video - BMW Group Olympic ambassador Katarina Witt's Instinct for Ice and Snow
Video - BMW Group Olympic ambassador Katarina Witt's Instinct for Ice and Snow
Written By: BMW Group USA

Sun, rain, ice and snow "at the push of a button" - all climate zones of the world in one building in northern Munich...

Golfing Celebrities Visit BMW Manufacturing
Golfing Celebrities Visit BMW Manufacturing
Written By: BMW Group USA

Celebrities playing in the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation kicked off tournament week by visitin...

BMW Group reports double-digit growth again in April
BMW Group reports double-digit growth again in April
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group is maintaining its strong sales momentum: The number of BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand automobiles delivered to customers worldwide ...

BMW Group records sharp growth in earnings
BMW Group records sharp growth in earnings
Written By: BMW Group USA

First-quarter revenues, sales volume and earnings of the BMW Group all improved sharply compared to the previous year...

BMW Motorsport Parts Now Available in the United States
BMW Motorsport Parts Now Available in the United States
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America, LLC announced today that it will offer BMW Motorsport parts through four BMW Centers in the United States...

Elegance and dynamic performance at the first BMW Design Night in Beijing.
Elegance and dynamic performance at the first BMW Design Night in Beijing.
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW provides an in-depth insight into its design philosophy and development strategy. The program of the BMW Design Night ...

BMW Avanced Diesel Sedan Wins Green Cars Award
BMW Avanced Diesel Sedan Wins Green Cars Award
Written By: Jason

For the second year in a row, BMW is honored to be named as one of the Top 10 Green Cars for 2010 by Kelley Blue Book’s kbb.com...

Video - BMW Group aims to build X1 also in China
Video - BMW Group aims to build X1 also in China
Written By: BMW Group

Following the launch of the new 5 Series, a successor to the 5 Series Long Wheelbase version will also be produced and sold only in China....

Third Podium in Second Race - BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team at 2010 Long Beach
Third Podium in Second Race - BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team at 2010 Long Beach
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team M3 GT Coupes finished 3rd and 5th in Saturday’s American Le Mans at Long Beach event....

Pricing Announced for All-New 2011 BMW 528i Sedan
Pricing Announced for All-New 2011 BMW 528i Sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW has announced pricing for the all-new 2011 BMW 528i Sedan. The new 528i will arrive at BMW Centers in July ...

Video - BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Long Beach Preview
Video - BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Long Beach Preview
Written By: BMW Group USA

Following an aggressive start to the 2010 American Le Mans Series at the 12 Hours of Sebring that netted the BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team a second and third place finish, the April 17th...

BMW Roadside Assistance Introduces Smartphone Application
BMW Roadside Assistance Introduces Smartphone Application
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America, LLC today introduced a personalized smartphone application for its Roadside Assistance service in the United States. BMW Roadside ...

BMW Group Classic sets up Motorsport division
BMW Group Classic sets up Motorsport division
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Group Classic is expanding its mission: from the beginning of this year the newly established Motorsport division is offering assistance ...

SGL Group and BMW Group: New Carbon Fiber Plant to be Built in Moses Lake, WA
SGL Group and BMW Group: New Carbon Fiber Plant to be Built in Moses Lake, WA
Written By: BMW Group USA

SGL Group and BMW Group jointly announced today at an event in Seattle that their joint venture, SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers ...

BMW Makes HD Radio Standard In 2010
BMW Makes HD Radio Standard In 2010
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America, LLC today announced that the launch of the 2011 BMW 5 Series Sedan marks the first time BMW’s entire product line is equipped with standard digital HD Radio ...

BMW Group U.S. Reports March 2010 Sales
BMW Group U.S. Reports March 2010 Sales
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported March sales of 21,670 vehicles, an increase of 2.6 percent from the 21,125 vehicles sold in the same month of 2009...

Pricing Announced for All-New BMW 5 Series Sedan
Pricing Announced for All-New BMW 5 Series Sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW has announced pricing for the all-new 2011 BMW 535i and 550i Sedans. The new 535i Sedan will start at $50,475, and the V-8 powered 550i will start at $60,575...

BMW Manufacturing Launches New X5 Model includes 4,000 new parts
BMW Manufacturing Launches New X5 Model includes 4,000 new parts
Written By: BMW Group USA

More dynamic, efficient, and luxurious than ever, the new BMW X5 continues to strengthen its leading position within the four-wheel drive, premium vehicle segment....

BMW receives major order from Carbon Motors Corp. to supply diesel engines for US law enforcement
BMW receives major order from Carbon Motors Corp. to supply diesel engines for US law enforcement
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group has received a major order from the American law enforcement vehicle manufacturer, Carbon Motors Corp., to supply more than 240,000 diesel engines...

Video - BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Scores Double Sebring Podium
Video - BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Scores Double Sebring Podium
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team proved JOY IS BMW with a double-podium class finish for the BMW M3 GT Coupes in yesterday’s 58th annual American Le Mans Series 12 Hours of Sebring...

BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Launches 2010 Season at Sebring
BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Launches 2010 Season at Sebring
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team takes the green flag for the 2010 season of the American Le Mans Series at the 58th annual 12 Hours of Sebring on March 20th. The team has entered two BMW M3s, each competition-hardened from their inaugural year of racing....

Video - BMW Concept ActiveE: The next chapter in BMW’s project i Megacity Vehicle
Video - BMW Concept ActiveE: The next chapter in BMW’s project i Megacity Vehicle
Written By: BMW Group USA

Introducing the BMW Concept ActiveE, the latest electric vehicle project under BMW Group’s initiative to produce vehicles that explore solutions to minimize environmental impacts while preserving ...

Video - BMW Safety Innovations X6 Rollover Test
Video - BMW Safety Innovations X6 Rollover Test
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW’s Safety Center designed the corkscrew, sand pit, and embankment test to simulate possible vehicle rollover scenarios. The footage demonstrates each test and presentations form BMW safety engineers regarding the importance of each test...

BMW Group Commitment to Electric Vehicle Development Unwavering
BMW Group Commitment to Electric Vehicle Development Unwavering
Written By: BMW Group USA

Recent published reports have incorrectly stated that the size of the fleet of BMW ActiveEs that will be deployed during the BMW Group’s second-phase field trial in the US will be limited to 200 vehicles....

BMW Group increases sales (worldwide) by 14.0 percent in February
BMW Group increases sales (worldwide) by 14.0 percent in February
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group once again improved sales volumes substantially in February of this year. A total of 91,758 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce automobiles were delivered to customers ...

Video - The New 2011  BMW 335is Coupe and Convertible
Video - The New 2011 BMW 335is Coupe and Convertible
Written By: BMW Group USA

Confirming what may have been this year’s worst-kept auto industry secret, BMW announces the introduction of the BMW 335is Coupe and Convertible, each destined to take a place in history among the line of desirable...

aFe Releases Their New Elite Stage 2 Sealed Intake for 2007-2010 BMW 335i
aFe Releases Their New Elite Stage 2 Sealed Intake for 2007-2010 BMW 335i
Written By: advanced FLOW engineering

advanced FLOW engineering (aFe Power), an industry leader in performance intakes, filters, manifolds and exhaust systems is pleased to announce the release of their Elite Stage 2 Sealed Air Intake System for the 335i (E90/92/93) with L6-3.0L twin turbo part numbers 50-81472....

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2010: the place to be for perfection and elegance
Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2010: the place to be for perfection and elegance
Written By: BMW Group USA

For anyone with a fondness for spring and an appreciation of the Italian way of life, Lake Como in April has always been hard to beat. And the world-famous Grand Hotel Villa d’Este is the perfect base for those looking to revel in the lakeside ambience rather than merely bed down for the night. ...

BMW Group U.S. Reports February 2010 Sales
BMW Group U.S. Reports February 2010 Sales
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) increased its February sales 13.7 percent selling 17,971 vehicles compared to the same month in 2009. Both the BMW and MINI brands improved performance with BMW reporting a sales increase of 16.3 percent to 15,100 units and MINI a 1.6 percent increase t...

Video - The new BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid
Video - The new BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid
Written By: BMW Group

The new concept car offers a particularly good rendition of the new BMW 5 Series Sedan in all its dynamic, efficient and innovative qualities, at the same time representing the ongoing development of the BMW ActiveHybrid X6 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 7 with their drivetrain technology already in produ...

Pennzoil Introduces Its Most Advanced Synthetic, Pennzoil Ultra
Pennzoil Introduces Its Most Advanced Synthetic, Pennzoil Ultra
Written By: Pennzoil

New Hyper Cleansing TechnologyTM Keeps Engines Closer to Factory Clean to Help Consumers Protect their Vehicle Investment and Increase Engine Efficiency ...

Fast Company Ranks BMW Group DesignworksUSA Design as the world’s
Fast Company Ranks BMW Group DesignworksUSA Design as the world’s
Written By: BMW Group USA

“#1 Most Innovative Company in Design,” and among the “Most Innovative Companies for 2010.” This recognition appears in the March 2010 issue of Fast Company magazine, which selects the world’s most innovative companies from twenty-four categories including...

BMW Group to build progressive electric vehicle in Leipzig Germany
BMW Group to build progressive electric vehicle in Leipzig Germany
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Group is developing BMW Plant Leipzig to produce an electric vehicle and making additional investments in a number of facilities in Bavaria. In a joint venture with SGL Carbon...

BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Unveils Livery for 2010 ALMS Season
BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Unveils Livery for 2010 ALMS Season
Written By: BMW Group USA

Today, the BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team began the 2010 American Le Mans season with a new livery on both BMW M3 racing cars, helping to tell BMW’s worldwide Story of Joy. The 2010 BMW M3 GT debuted at the traditional pre-season ALMS...

2010 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Drivetrain: The essence of EfficientDynamics
2010 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Drivetrain: The essence of EfficientDynamics
Written By: BMW Group USA

With the 5 Series Gran Turismo, BMW lays the cornerstone for a new type of automobile – while also demonstrating BMW’s traditional mastery of an all-important aspect of automotive performance: the powertrain....

Video - 2010 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo
Video - 2010 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo adds new facets to BMW’s Ultimate Driving Machine tradition and refines the concept of first-class travel. For the first time, attributes of an elegant sedan, a contemporary Sports Activity Vehicle and a classic Gran Turismo are masterfully melded into a single, harmoni...

BMW Posts 2010 GRAND-AM Contingency Program
BMW Posts 2010 GRAND-AM Contingency Program
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW has announced a comprehensive contingency award program with increased awards for competitors racing BMW cars and BMW-powered cars in the 2010 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series and the GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge. ...

2011 BMW X5 xDrive35i and xDrive35d Sports Activity Vehicle
2011 BMW X5 xDrive35i and xDrive35d Sports Activity Vehicle
Written By: BMW Group USA

Innovative new design elements and powertrains are the result of over 4,000 new parts created by BMW designers and engineers for the 2011 BMW X5. The X5 xDrive35i powertrain will be all-new for 2011, in addition to the familiar BMW Advanced Diesel X5 xDrive35d. All models receive a design update tha...

2011 BMW X5 xDrive50i Fresh Design Well-Balanced Proportions
2011 BMW X5 xDrive50i Fresh Design Well-Balanced Proportions
Written By: BMW Group USA

The body design of the 2011 BMW X5 is characterized by well-balanced proportions that accentuate the vehicle’s powerful presence and agility. Innovative new design elements and powertrains are the result of over 4,000 new parts created by BMW designers and engineers for the 2011 BMW X5. A long wheel...

BMW’s Roadster Gets Higher-Performance Model for 2011 Range-topping Z4 sDrive35is
BMW’s Roadster Gets Higher-Performance Model for 2011 Range-topping Z4 sDrive35is
Written By: BMW Group USA

Combining classic proportions with modern features, the BMW Z4 Roadster enjoys the top spot in its market segment. Now, the new BMW Z4 sDrive35is distills the Roadster’s performance potential to produce one of BMW’s fastest and best-handling Roadsters ever. The BMW Z4 sDrive35is is making its world ...

 BMW returns legendary ALPINA badge to North America The 2011 BMW ALPINA B7 Sedan
BMW returns legendary ALPINA badge to North America The 2011 BMW ALPINA B7 Sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America announced today that the 2011 BMW ALPINA B7 sedan will join BMW’s North American product range as the most dynamic 7 Series model. The BMW ALPINA B7 represents the second generation of ALPINA automobiles based on the BMW 7 Series to be offered in the US. The first BMW ALPINA B7...

The New BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle
The New BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle
Written By: BMW Group USA

This spring, BMW will write the latest chapter in the story of the world’s first Sports Activity Vehicle®, the BMW X5. Originally launched for the 2000 model year in late 1999, the BMW X5 permanently changed the automotive landscape. It proved that the driving dynamics, responsiveness, and linear co...

MY2011: Enhanced Performance and Efficiency, Value Packages and No Price Increase.
MY2011: Enhanced Performance and Efficiency, Value Packages and No Price Increase.
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW has announced an early, exciting start to its 2011 model year in the United States. Most BMW vehicles receive minor changes for MY2011 in the form of options and new or revised packages. ...

All New Turbocharged N55 3.0L Engine with Valvetronic
All New Turbocharged N55 3.0L Engine with Valvetronic
Written By: BMW Group USA

The new inline-6 engine displaces 3.0-liters and develops maximum output of 300 hp at 5,800 rpm, with peak torque of 300 lb-ft available all the way from 1,200–5,000 rpm. Redline is 7,000 rpm. This is the same level of performance as the previous 3.0-liter twin-turbo inline-6 but with the innovatio...

Video - The New 2011 3 Series Convertible
Video - The New 2011 3 Series Convertible
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW has announced substantial enhancements to the 2011 3 Series Convertible, including outstanding style updates for 328i and 335i models and a new engine for 335i models. The 2011 3 Series Convertible models will go on sale in Spring 2010, and pricing will be announced closer to the on-sale date....

Video - The New 2011 BMW 3 Series Coupe
Video - The New 2011 BMW 3 Series Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW has announced substantial enhancements to the 2011 3 Series Coupe, including outstanding style updates for 328i and 335i models and a new engine for 335i models. The 2011 3 Series Coupe will go on sale in Spring 2010, and pricing will be announced closer to on-sale date....

The 2011 BMW 740i and 740Li Sedans Pricing Announced
The 2011 BMW 740i and 740Li Sedans Pricing Announced
Written By: BMW Group USA

As an exciting example of its EfficientDynamics engineering philosophy, BMW announced the North American debut of the 7 Series with a twin-turbocharged inline-6 engine. Featuring BMW’s award-winning inline-6 engine that produces V-8 power on six-cylinder fuel consumption, the new BMW 740i and BMW 74...

Video - 2010 BMW ACTIVEHYBRID 7
Video - 2010 BMW ACTIVEHYBRID 7
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW ActiveHybrid 7 will reach America shores in Spring, 2010. Based on the newest BMW 7 Series, this unique car sets new standards for performance and efficiency in the premium luxury class. ...

THE 2010 BMW ACTIVEHYBRID 7
THE 2010 BMW ACTIVEHYBRID 7
Written By: BMW Group USA

Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, 13 August 2009, 6pm Eastern... On the heels of the ActiveHybrid X6, today BMW announced the production version of the all-new BMW ActiveHybrid 7, which will also premiere at the Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA) in September. The BMW ActiveHybrid 7 will reach America shores in Sp...

Video - 3-D Animation of BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo
Video - 3-D Animation of BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo
Written By: BMW Group USA

The traditional European term Gran Turismo (Grand Touring) was first applied by Italian carmakers in the 1950s when they combined the performance, handling, and style....

BMW GROUP U.S. DIVISION REPORTS OCTOBER 2009 SALES
BMW GROUP U.S. DIVISION REPORTS OCTOBER 2009 SALES
Written By: BMW Group USA

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – November 3, 2009... The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported October sales of 20,619 vehicles, a decrease of 19.1 percent from the 25,475 vehicles sold in the same month of 2008. The BMW Group also reported a year-to-date sales volume of 199,838 vehicles, down...

BMW 5 SERIES GRAN TURISMO MAKES NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT AT SOUTH FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
BMW 5 SERIES GRAN TURISMO MAKES NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT AT SOUTH FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
Written By: BMW Group USA

Woodcliff Lake, NJ - October 23, 2009… The BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo will make its North American debut at the South Florida International Auto Show October 23-November 1. For the first time, attributes of an elegant sedan, a contemporary Sports Activity Vehicle and a classic Gran Turismo are maste...

BMW RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING TEAM SIXTH AT LAGUNA SECA
BMW RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING TEAM SIXTH AT LAGUNA SECA
Written By: BMW Group USA

Monterey , Calif. – October 10, 2009… With a sixth place finish by Tommy Milner and Dirk Müller in today’s Monterey Sports Car Championship, the BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team concluded its inaugural American Le Mans Series season....

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