Manufacturing

2013 BMW 1 Series

2017 BMW 1 Series Sedan rumored

It seems that the Germans at BMW are planning a sedan version of the BMW 1 Series. The small model could receive a sedan variant in the coming years, shows a recent report. To be more specific, we talk about 2017 as a debut date for the new model as […]

by September 29, 2013 0 comments BMW 1-Series, Manufacturing
5 years ago
Regenerative ZF Suspension

BMW might be prepping for energy recovery suspensions

The race for ever greener vehicles is, by now, apparent to pretty much anyone. To this end, car making industry giants are pouring millions into research and development. BMW does the same, and it does it quite well, as the BMW i3 model proved. Now they aim to use regenerative […]

by September 2, 2013 0 comments Manufacturing
5 years ago
BMW

BMW’s recall extends into Australia

Recently BMW issued a recall involving the E70 BMW X5, with 1.540 units being called into the shops for fixes. The problem discovered by the NHTSA put the fuel filter heater at fault, and while no incidents cause by it were registered, there are certain risks. While at first the […]

by August 21, 2013 0 comments Manufacturing
5 years ago
F10 BMW 5 Series Recall

BMW to recall over 143.000 units from China back to service due to steering problems

It has been only a week since BMW experienced a major failure on the Chinese market, with the local government refusing to allow the German car maker extend one of its factories and it seems that the relationship with China is not getting any better. Yesterday for instance, the official […]

by August 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
5 years ago
BMW China

China says no to BMW’s development plans

BMW sales numbers have been more than promising for the first half of this year and the German carmaker was looking to expand its businesses on some of the most important markets in the world. The Chinese market was definitely one of those points where BMW could have used an […]

by August 2, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
5 years ago
Fuel Cell BMW

Fuel cell powered BMW for the future?

BMW’s involvement with hydrogen power is well know, and the German car maker has been investing steadily in researching new ways to extract and store the gas. In a recent press release, BMW chairman, Dr. Norbert Reithofer, confirmed plans to use the data they have to possibly built a fuel […]

by August 1, 2013 0 comments Manufacturing
5 years ago
BMW Welt anniversary

BMW Welt opens its gates for the 100.000th buyer

BMW fans are already familiarized with the rather unique sales experience proposed by the BMW Welt building in Munchen. Opened only a few years ago, the Munchen center allowed its clients a fascinating behind-doors experience prior to claiming their BMW car and leaving the building behind a brand new car […]

by July 30, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
5 years ago
Dieter Zetsche Daimler

Daimler boss makes bright predictions over BMW’s sales number

To connoisseurs, Daimler is a German multinational automotive corporation with Mercedes Benz in its portfolio. Knowing about the fierce competition for the first place on the market between Mercedes and BMW, one would have expected for Daimler boss to talk more about the brand it represents… Even so, Dieter Zetsche, […]

by July 15, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
5 years ago
BMW Transmission

Manual transmission BMWs might disappear

When we talk about the now departed E90/E92 BMW M3 models, we can start to see a certain trend concerning the transmission choices of the buyers. And it seems that automatic is gaining the upper hand on the manual gear box. While the preferences have been evolving over the years, […]

by July 12, 2013 0 comments BMW M3, Manufacturing
5 years ago
BMW Logo

BMW scores great sales numbers for the first six months of the year

Without a doubt, the past six months have been market by a fierce competition taken by BMW on the most important markets throughout the world. Keeping Audi and Mercedes Benz under scrutiny as main competitors, winning various prizes for different auto categories on numerous contest, the famous German car maker […]

by July 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
5 years ago