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BMW to unveil iX3 electric SUV on July 14
NewsBytes
According to the auto giant, the vehicle will have a maximum range of more than 440km. Here’s our take. In this article. BMW iX3: At a glance Power and …

Germany’s BMW signs five-year cobalt supply deal
Argus Media
The BMW agreement will run from 2020-25 and provide one fifth of BMW’s cobalt requirements for the period. Managem is the owner of Compagnie de …

Remember The BMW Z4? This M40i Boasts A Rather Simple Yet Stylish Spec
Carscoops
With all the new crossovers and electric vehicles making the headlines right now, compact roadsters such as the BMW Z4 have really taken a backseat …

2021 Alpina XB7 Throws a Three-Ton Haymaker
Car and Driver
With no prospect of an X7 M being built, BMW’s Alpina tuning house goes big with its 612-hp XB7 three-row luxury performance SUV. By Mike Duff. Jul …

What’s Up With BMW’s Shape-Shifting Kidney Grille?!
autoevolution
What’s Up With BMW’s Shape-Shifting Kidney Grille?! 11 July 2020, 07:25 GMT · BY Aurel Niculescu. 17 photos. There is no denying …

Upcoming Toyota Supra GRMN Will Get the 510-HP BMW M3 Engine: Report
The Drive
The S58 can currently be found in BMW’s X3M and X4M where it produces between 473 and 503 horsepower, however the engine is expected to get …

Meet the 200000-Mile BMW M5 Camera Car Built to Chase Ferraris
The Drive
The BMW came about as Heslup’s clients started getting faster—too fast for his old SUV. Trying to keep up with a Ferrari 458 Italia can be a challenge, …

German multinational BMW to slash 16000 jobs
World Socialist Web Site
The first to lose their jobs will be BMW’s temporary and contract workers. The slashing of 6,000 jobs in the core workforce is to take place “without …

How you can watch BMW unveil its hotly anticipated iX3 EV next week
TNW
The hotly anticipated BMW iX3, the company’s first electric vehicle that’s part of its core product line up, will be officially unveiled next week. On July 14 …

Should I sell my BMW 1M Coupe?
BMWBLOG
The 2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupe is, in my opinion, the best M car of the last decade. There is something just pure and unfiltered about its driving …

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BMW on Twitter: ‘Strictly for gearheads: the best BMW engines of all times on 3, 2, 1, go! Check out …
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Strictly for gearheads: the best BMW engines of all times on 3, 2, 1, go! Check out our debates on this intense subject: https://b.mw/engines #THEi8 …

Bmw – 2020-07-11 – Easy News

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Augusto Farfus returns to the wheel of a BMW M4 DTM for testing
BMWBLOG
I feel honored and want to thank BMW Motorsport for choosing me as the driver for this test. It felt like yesterday that I did my last DTM race. After two laps …

BMW orders cobalt from Morocco for €100M
www.electrive.com
The BMW Group has signed a supply contract with the Moroccan mining company Managem Group for cobalt for use in battery cells worth around 100 …

BMW confirms launch date for iX3 electric SUV
Times of India
BMW has said that the new iX3 will be powered by a 74 kWh battery and will have a range of more than 440 km within the legislative WLTP test cycle.

BMW Group sources sustainable cobalt worth around €100M from Morocco for fifth-gen batteries
Green Car Congress
Recently the BMW Group signed a cobalt supply contract with Moroccan mining company Managem Group; the contract has a volume of around €100 …

BMW Wants You to Design a Real Race Car Livery, With $3000 First Prize
GTPlanet
These will be BMW works driver Bruno Spengler, BMW Motorsport’s head of design Michael Scully, an artist Cao Fei — who designed BMW’s M6 GT3 …

SPIED: Check Out the BMW i4 On the Move in New Spy Video
BMWBLOG
What’s even more interesting is that BMW claims it will have over 600 km (370 miles) of range. That would give it more range than any other EV on the …

Mercedes Is Smashing BMW In America Right Now
CarBuzz
More specifically, Mercedes sold 59,461 vehicles compared to BMW’s 50,957 vehicles in the second quarter alone. Mercedes entered Q2 following a …

US Sales: Mercedes-Benz Pulls Well Ahead of BMW
BMWBLOG
Sales at Mercedes-Benz fell 14 percent in the first six months compared with BMW’s 28 percent plunge. Yet, after posting much better second-quarter …

Rally Sunday to promote BMW Academy efforts
WTVQ
The Black Males Working — BMW — Academy will host a “Save Our Sons” Rally on Sunday, July 12 at 12:30 p.m. at the Robert F. Stephens …

BMW iX3 to Officially be Revealed Next Week
BMWBLOG
It’s almost identical to its gasoline-powered sibling. That can either work in BMW’s favor; helping it to attract traditionally non-EV buyers; or against it; as it …

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Mercedes Boosts Sales Lead Over BMW , Lexus At Halfway Mark
Motor1.com
Behind BMW , Lexus follows closely in Q2 2020 sales race with 50,456 units sold. Tesla ranks fourth with 36,800 units delivered, while Audi concludes …

SAPD: Driver crashes BMW on I-37 while trying to pass slower cars, lanes reopen
KSAT San Antonio
San Antonio police officers said a man was driving a BMW car at a high rate of speed and passing slower vehicles on the highway around 9:20 a.m. …

Mercedes-Benz Pulls Well Ahead of BMW in US Luxury Car Sales
BloombergQuint
Sales at Daimler AG’s luxury brand fell 14% in the first six months compared with BMW’s 28% plunge. After posting much better second-quarter numbers …

2020 BMW M3 to share radical front end with new M4
Autocar
The hotly anticipated performance saloon will use an extensively updated version of BMW’s twin-scroll turbocharged 3.0-litre straight-six engine, …

At $4000, Could This Low Mileage 2008 BMW 128i Be The One?
Jalopnik
Some people consider BMW’s 1-series, like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 128i to be the spiritual successor to the company’s famed 2002. Let’s see …

Are BMW Cars Expensive to Maintain?
BMWBLOG
When it comes to BMW car maintenance, there are so many variables; the … For instance, some BMWs are more reliable than others, though newer …

BMW iX3 production version is going to be unveiled next week
Electrek
The next-generation EV is also the first fully electric vehicle launched by BMW since the i3 back in 2013. It is expected to hit the market at the end of the …

BMW Wants you to design its next livery for the M4 GT4
BMWBLOG
Having Cao Fei, who designed the innovative BMW M6 GT3 Art Car, on the jury shows just how important this project is to us,” said Rudolf Dittrich, …

BMW signs Eur100 million sustainable cobalt supply contract with Moroccan miner
S&P Global
BMW management board member responsible for purchasing and supplier Network Andreas Wendt said the company’s need for cobalt was expected to …

2021 BMW M3 Will Get the Same Big Mouth as the 4-Series
Car and Driver
The new M3 and M4 might be the last of their kind before BMW’s M division gets electrified, so maybe the big mouth isn’t that big a deal after all. Both …

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BMW pulls a Tesla by launching a subscription service — for heated seats
Teslarati
BMW recently announced that it is adding another subscription service for its vehicles, just like how Tesla charges for Premium Connectivity in its …

Why is the BMW M3 Going With Horizontal Kidney Grille Inserts?
BMWBLOG
If BMW is going to enlarge its grille design to the point of caricature, why also buck the trend of vertical grille slats that’s been around for almost 100 years …

This Is The Electric Car BMW Needs To Build
CarBuzz
To pay tribute to the 1602 Elektro-Antrieb, designer David Obendorfer decided to create a modern interpretation called the BMW 02 Reminiscence …

BMW India opens pre-owned car facility in Bengaluru
Deccan Herald
BMW Group India has opened a BMW Premium Selection (BPS) facility in Bengaluru and it will be under Navnit Motors. Arlindo Teixeira, acting …

Mercedes-Benz Pulls Well Ahead of BMW in US Luxury Car Sales
Bloomberg
Sales at Daimler AG’s luxury brand fell 14% in the first six months compared with BMW’s 28% plunge. After posting much better second-quarter …

BMW’s Electrification Strategy Slides Forward
CleanTechnica
BMW rolled out a press release a few days ago with this title/headline: “ BMW Group steps up electromobility: E-drives for half a million electrified …

Video: Buying a BMW while drifting makes for a great ad
BMWBLOG
And a pretty good one too, might I add, as it fits the BMW brand perfectly. After all, the Bavarian cars are known for their drifting capabilities, being offered …

2021 BMW M3 spy shots and video
Motor Authority
BMW’s benchmark sport sedan, the M3, will soon come in for a redesign. A prototype for the next-generation model been spotted again, revealing a …

DCR Systems’ Classic Accident Repair Centers Earns BMW Certification
BodyShop Business
Technicians also spent time learning how to utilize BMW’s procurement portal, BMW DealerSpeed. “Although we regularly use many manufacturer’s …

Video: BMW X7 Product Manager walks us through the luxurious SUV
BMWBLOG
To make them enjoyable, BMW decided to include a panoramic sunroof as standard on the X7, extending all the way to the third row of seats.

Bmw – 2020-07-08 – Easy News

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BMW 02 Reminiscence Concept Is A Modern Tribute To The Company’s First EV
Carscoops
In 1972, BMW unveiled the 1602 Elektro-Antrieb (German for Electric Drive) at the Olympic Games in Munich, Germany. It was the first in a long line of …

Rear-wheel drive BMW M440i to arrive in March 2021
BMWBLOG
All 4 Series fitted with this 48-volt MHEV system also take advantage of BMW’s Brake Energy Regeneration, which uses the aforementioned starter …

Watch Electric Porsche Taycan Drag Race BMW M8 Gran Coupe Competition
InsideEVs
The only competition the BMW wins here is on price, though both cars will drain your bank account. The Porsche Taycan Turbo S starts north of …

BMW Is Getting Ready for Apple Car Key, But It Could Require a Subscription
iDrop News
Notably, however, the new Apple- BMW partnership comes at the same time as another surprising announcement from the company that suggests that …

2021 BMW M4 spy shots and video
Motor Authority
We also spot signature BMW M cues like the quad-exhaust system at the rear, aerodynamic side mirrors, and high-performance brake package. The …

2021 BMW M3 and M4 grilles spied on road-going prototypes
Autoblog
2021 BMW M3 and M4 grilles spied on road-going prototypes. If you were expecting subtlety, brace yourself. Byron Hurd.

BMW Software Updates Will Enable Owners to Add Options After Purchase
Cars.com News
BMW’s latest round of technology updates improves its in-car software, offering updated features and additional connectivity, and will be available on …

Video: BMW 02 Reminiscence Concept is a modern 1602 EV
BMWBLOG
The Porsche example is very well known, but BMW also dug deep into the field a long time ago, their first experiment coming in the 1970s, with the …

BMW wants customers to pay a subscription fee to use features the car already has installed, like a …
Business Insider
In July, BMW will roll out a sweeping software update that includes digital personalization and on-demand functions. The automaker envisions a future …

BMW sells more electrified vehicles in H1 2020 despite COVID-19 pandemic
BMWBLOG
In total, BMW Group delivered 962,575 vehicles worldwide YTD. In June 2020 only, the figure reached 218,876 units sold, which shows a contraction of …

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BMW TODAY – Episode: THE X7.
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Learn more in our latest episode of BMW TODAY. __. BMW X7 M50i: Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 11.1–10.9. CO2 emissions in g/km ( …

Bmw – 2020-07-07 – Easy News

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BMW Crashes, Burns at Greenwich Ave. Rotary June 16
Warwick Post
The Warwick Police Department is located at 99 Veterans Memorial Drive. WARWICK, RI — A Warwick man speeding through the city in a BMW , clocked …

BMW Group Opens new Additive Manufacturing Campus
3D Printing Progress
Daniel Schäfer, Senior Vice President for Production Integration and Pilot Plant at the BMW Group, adds: ‘Our goal is to industrialise 3D printing …

Spied! All-New BMW 2 Series Coupe Hits The Road
CarBuzz
The latter is built on BMW’s UKL front-wheel-drive architecture, though it comes with all-wheel-drive. Its cousin is the overseas-only BMW 1 Series …

Semi and BMW collide on South Surrey highway
Abbotsford News
At least one person was taken to hospital Saturday (July 4) following a collision between a BMW and a semi-trailer on Highway 99 in South Surrey.

BMW , Alibaba alliance to foster startups in China
Asia Times
German automaker BMW and e-commerce giant Alibaba are teaming up to form a unique strategic alliance that will benefit China’s premium mobility …

Fitch Expects to Rate BMW Vehicle Owner Trust 2020-A; Issues Presale
Fitch Ratings
BMW’s managed portfolio and securitization performance have been strong and within expectations over the past several years, despite recent …

Rumor: BMW to offer Sonos speakers on future FWD-based models
BMWBLOG
BMW won’t stop making FWD models anytime soon. Despite criticism from some customers, the front-wheel based BMWs are selling quite well.

The 2020 BMW X5 M Competition Forces You to Challenge Your Preconceptions
Gear Patrol
BMW’s midsized family-friendly crossover, tuned up for the track by the brand’s sporty M division. What’s it got under the hood? A twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 …

Jaguar Land Rover said to shortlist former BMW , Audi execs for CEO post
Automotive News Europe
BMW’s former development boss Klaus Froehlich retired from the automaker in June. He could be JLR’s next CEO. LONDON — Jaguar Land Rover’s …

DLC for BMW
EE Journal
No, BMW is saying you’ll be able to subscribe to your car’s optional hardware features, such as heated seats, adaptive cruise control, racier suspension …

Bmw – 2020-07-06 – Easy News

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Two people die in separate vehicle-involved accidents in St. Louis
STLtoday.com
Police said a 2017 BMW 3301 driven by a 38-year-old man was speeding south on South Broadway approaching Eichelberger Street and entered the …

ChargeNow rebrands: BMW Charging & Mini Charging
www.electrive.com
The ChargeNow charging service operated by Digital Charging Solutions for the BMW Group was renamed BMW Charging and Mini Charging …

BMW and SUV go up in flames in Raleigh neighborhood
CBS17.com
The fire was reported in front of a house on Golden Street near Frinks Street just before 3 a.m.. Flames spread from a BMW sedan to an SUV parked just …

Is The BMW 330e PHEV Worth The Upgrade Over The 330i?
Carscoops
Two months ago, BMW started accepting orders for the 330e and 330e xDrive models – aka the plug-in hybrid 3-Series with rear- and all-wheel drive, …

Semi and BMW collide on South Surrey highway
Chilliwack Progress
Several concrete barriers were also flipped over and damaged. An occupant of the BMW was transported to hospital, while the truck driver was assessed …

motocrew crafts minimalist, M power revamp to BMW K100 RS motorcycle
Designboom
motocrew’s BMW K100 RS custom sits atop 17′ BMW K1200 units wrapped in sporty shinko tires. on its front, there is a single LED headlight and a tiny …

BMW could offer heated seats, other options via subscription
CarAdvice
BMW’s proposal could open the door for a new industry of ‘coders’ to permanently enable vehicle options. Mitch Bradford from Custom Car Coding is an …

Semi and BMW collide on South Surrey highway
Agassiz-Harrison Observer
An occupant of the BMW was transported to hospital, while the truck driver was assessed at the scene, the witness said. It’s unclear what led to the …

BMW M4 Convertible Crashes Into Marina
CarBuzz
To their horror as they got out of the car, the BMW M4 rolled down the embankment, crashed through some railings, and plunged into the marina for an …

This Small Change Will Transform New BMW M3 Into A True Driver’s Car
CarBuzz
Enthusiasts have been complaining about this for years. There’s a lot we already know about the new 2021 BMW M3 Sedanand M4 Coupe. They will …