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BMW 3 Series Cars.com Sport Sedan Challenge Winner

by Tim Jones on April 08, 2013 at 12:12:00 PM
BMW 3 Series Cars.com Sport Sedan Challenge Winner

The BMW 328i has been selected as the winner of the Cars.Com Sports Sedan Challenge. Other cars in the running included the Acura TL, Audi A4, Cadillac ATS, Mercedes C250 and Volvo S60.

The 3 Series emerged as the winner in a series of evaluations including race track testing, instrumented measurements, street driving and a long distance trip on different types of roads.

Consumer Reports Picks 2013 BMW 328i as Top Sports Sedan

by Tim Jones on February 26, 2013 at 01:35:00 PM
Consumer Reports Picks 2013 BMW 328i as Top Sports Sedan

Consumer Reports picks the best car models of the year in 10 categories and the BMW 328i wins the Sports Sedan category.

This comes as no surprise to people familiar with the latest generation 328i. The new 328i throws down 240 horsepower from its 2.0-liter, inline 4 cylinder engine and gets a whopping 34mpg highway at the same time!

BMW 520d Wins "Car of the Future" Award

by Tim Jones on January 20, 2013 at 07:00:00 PM
BMW 520d Wins "Car of the Future" Award

The BMW 520d EfficientDynamics Edition BluePerformance takes home the "Gelber Engel" award in the category "Car of the Future".

BMW X3 is What Car? ‘Best SUV’ 2013 - Two years running

by Tim Jones on January 10, 2013 at 11:51:26 AM
BMW X3 is What Car? ‘Best SUV’ 2013 - Two years running

The BMW X3 took home the accolade of What Car? 'Best SUV' 2013 for the second year in a row. Despite the tough opposition from newer models in this sector

BMW F30 3 Series: Car and Driver 10Best

by Bimmerfest.com Member - on December 04, 2012 at 04:10:46 PM
BMW F30 3 Series: Car and Driver 10Best

Each year Car and Driver picks the ten best and once again the BMW 3 series is on the list. Besting out rivals from Audi, MB and Cadillac to show the 3 series still has what it takes.

BMW F30 3 Series Wins 2012 "Golden Steering Wheel" Award

by Tim Jones on November 08, 2012 at 03:07:21 PM
BMW F30 3 Series Wins 2012 "Golden Steering Wheel" Award

Sixth generation, fifth triumph: the new BMW 3 Series has won the 2012 "Golden Steering Wheel" award presented by "Auto Bild" and "Bild am Sonntag". The latest version of the sports sedan came out top among mid-range and top-range automobiles, thereby winning this important international automobile award for the fifth time in the history of the model. Norbert Reithofer, Chairman of the Board of Management of...

BMW F30 3 Series Keeps Winning More Awards - Scottish Car of the Year Awards

by Mark Jurista on October 15, 2012 at 02:30:27 PM

If you have driven an F30, you can probably understand why the car is winning award after award this year. The new 3 series has now picked up some more at the Scottish Car of the Year Awards 2012. The BMW 3 Series has once again trumped its competition and been named Executive Car of the Year at the Scottish Car of the Year awards 2012. Voted for by members of the...

BMW Scores 99 out of 100 in Carbon Disclosure Project Global Ranking

by Tim Jones on September 12, 2012 at 11:20:02 AM

The BMW Group achieved its best ever result in the Global 500 ranking of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) published today. Scoring 99 out of a possible 100 points, the company is Sector Leader, underscoring its leading position as the most sustainable automotive manufacturer in the world. In addition, the BMW Group ranks among the Top 3 of all participating companies worldwide. Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, Norbert Reithofer, emphasized: “We are focused on climate...

BMW R7 Motorcycle Wins Best in Class at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance 2012

The BMW R7 motorcycle won best-in-class in the Motorcycle class at the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The award was received by Karl Baumer, Head of BMW Group Classic. “The BMW R7 is one of the most extraordinary motorcycles in our collection,” noted Baumer upon receiving the award. “We are delighted that the effort to bring the BMW R7 to the Pebble Beach Concours was rewarded with Best in Class...

48 Awards for BMW at Automotive Brand Contest 2012

by Tim Jones on August 01, 2012 at 12:40:01 PM

The Automotive Brand Contest – a prestigious international design competition – saw the German Design Council acknowledge projects by the BMW Group with a total of 48 awards. BMW Group Design was named a winner 11 times. In the Exterior category this included the BMW i8 Concept Spyder, BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, MINI Roadster and the motorcycle models BMW S 1000 RR and Husqvarna Nuda 900 R. Among the winners in the Interior category were the BMW i8 Concept Spyder, BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, MINI...










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