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Be a visionary! Work with BMW to create innovative mobility concepts

by Bernie McGroarty on September 01, 2014 at 12:16:00 PM
Be a visionary! Work with BMW to create innovative mobility concepts

Become an innovation booster. Submit your car app idea today. Bastian, Phil, and Matthias from the BMW Innovation Team, in cooperation with Startnext, are offering you the once-in-a-lifetime chance to support our team by submitting your wild, futuristic ideas and becoming part of the innovation process.

MINI turns 55: a small car with a great history.

by Bernie McGroarty on August 18, 2014 at 09:43:00 AM
MINI turns 55: a small car with a great history.

When the first classic Mini, made in Birmingham, went on the market on August 18th 1959, none of the people involved at the time are likely to have imagined that the concept of a revolutionary small car would turn into one of the automotive industry's most impressive success stories stretching over a period of five and half decades.

BMW Breaks August Sales Record with 27,214 Cars Sold

by Mark Jurista on September 03, 2014 at 01:13:00 PM
BMW Breaks August Sales Record with 27,214 Cars Sold

BMW keeps smashing records in 2014 and this time they trumped every other August in the books. Sales topped out at 27,214 compared to 24,523 a year ago - up a whopping 11%. Sales figures include the 9 i8 models delivered in the first month as well as the first month where i3 sales topped the 1,000 mark. Demand for the 3/4 Series and the X5 remained strong leading the way for the record sales mark.

BMW 1600GT. A rare exotic car of the 60's.

by Bernie McGroarty on September 02, 2014 at 09:54:00 PM
BMW 1600GT. A rare exotic car of the 60's.

The BMW Coupé 1600 of 1967 is a rare exotic. The origin of the car is the former Glass Company in Dingolfing, which was taken over by BMW in 1966 and is now one of the most important locations for BMW. The 1600 GT was equipped with a new transmission, a faster engine and embodies Italian design.

Let BMW Take You Straight to the Ultimate Football Event

by Bernie McGroarty on September 01, 2014 at 11:38:00 AM
Let BMW Take You Straight to the Ultimate Football Event

Pro Football season is just around the corner and for the first time, BMW can take you all the way to the big game in Arizona. Sign up for the first-ever BMW Ultimate Football League and experience additional excitement from every single game.

Motor Trend: BMW i8 vs. Tesla Model S

by Bernie McGroarty on August 26, 2014 at 01:08:00 PM
Motor Trend: BMW i8 vs. Tesla Model S

BMW might tell you they are not competing against the Tesla Model S, but Motor Trend doesn't care. It should come as no surprise the newest, hottest electric (OK the i8 is a hybrid) vehicles were going to get put head to head.

Sideways and Smokin'- Capturing the M3/4 with the BMW GoPro Integration

by Bernie McGroarty on August 27, 2014 at 10:34:00 AM
Sideways and Smokin'- Capturing the M3/4 with the BMW GoPro Integration

The BMW GoPro integration is designed specifically to reduce driver distraction and enhance the capabilities for which "The Ultimate Driving Machine®" and GoPro, one of the world's most versatile cameras, are famous. In addition to aiming the camera using BMW's large central screen, users may quickly choose between six pre-set camera modes.

Bimmerfest Tours BMW Designworks USA

by Tim Jones on August 26, 2014 at 04:52:00 PM
Bimmerfest Tours BMW Designworks USA

Before the Winter Olympics Bimmerfest was invited to see how BMW designed what was to become an Olympic medal winning bobsled. The tour at BMW DesignworksUSA's headquarters in Newbury Park, California included much more then just bobsled design. With a first hand look at the inner works of the design studio.

The i8 review you've been waiting for - Jeremy Clarkson

by Bernie McGroarty on August 20, 2014 at 10:38:00 PM
The i8 review you've been waiting for - Jeremy Clarkson

I always go out of my way to read Jeremy Clarkson's reviews and this recent one, on BMW's i8 hybrid sportscar, was no different. The i8, offers a quick 4.4 second sprint to 60 and a limited top speed of 155 mph, while still having the ability to do 135 mpg when you are being nice.

Marriage proposal at the BMW Welt with an M3

by Bernie McGroarty on August 22, 2014 at 11:17:00 AM
Marriage proposal at the BMW Welt with an M3

Bachir wanted to propose marriage to his girlfriend Layal in a special way. So he went to the BMW Welt in Munich and did something that toally surprised her. Watch this true, emotional story of two big BMW fans.








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