bmw 2013 News Stories
BMW Sales Hit New Records in June 2013 for BMW and MINIby Mark Jurista on July 02, 2013 at 12:48:00 PM
The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported June sales of 33,645 vehicles, an increase of 21.4 percent from the 27,720 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago.
June 2013 was the best June ever for BMW and the best month for MINI in it's history. The best selling BMW models included the 3 Series, 6 Series, 7 Series and X3.
Podium at Brands Hatch for DTM champion Bruno Spenglerby Mark Jurista on May 22, 2013 at 10:32:00 AM
Following the successful season-opener in Hockenheim (DE), the podium at the second DTM race of the year again featured a BMW driver: BMW Team Schnitzer driver Bruno Spengler (CA) crossed the finish line in second place in the BMW Bank M3 DTM.
The second best-placed BMW driver was Marco Wittmann (DE) from BMW Team MTEK in only his second DTM race. The 23-year-old was fourth in the Ice-Watch BMW M3 DTM, ahead of BMW Team RBM driver Joey Hand (US) in fifth. This marked the best result of both driversí DTM careers.
BMW Upgrades Coming This Summer Include Launch Control in 8-spd Autoby Mark Jurista on May 06, 2013 at 05:06:00 PM
There are quite a few changes that will be coming in the Summer of 2013 including the addition of a launch control function for the 8 speed sport automatic transmission. ECO PRO modes will also now include sailing function and anticipation assist.
Additionally, xDrive will now be available for a wider range of BMW 1 Series and 3 Series models. Expect to see xDrive available in nearly all BMWs in the next few years.
BMW targets US growth for 2013 with Diesel Powerby Tim Jones on January 14, 2013 at 01:54:20 PM
The BMW Group intends to grow in the U.S. in the current year. "We are confident that we will continue our success in our largest single market in 2013. Here and worldwide, we are expanding our global vehicle portfolio with attractive new models such as the BMW M6 Gran Coupe and the BMW 4 Series Coupe, said Ian Robertson, Member of the Board of BMW AG, Sales and Marketing BMW, on Monday at the...