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BMW at the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

by Tim Jones on March 09, 2014 at 09:32:00 PM
BMW at the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

The 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance once again broke attendance numbers and was a huge success with several million dollars raised to support Community Hospice of Northeast Florida. Amelia Island, known as a 'fun concours' and is one of the top automotive events in the world.

BMW returns to original factory building from 1918

by Tim Jones on February 26, 2014 at 10:50:00 AM
BMW returns to original factory building from 1918

BMW has acquired a plot of land covering more than 140,000 square feet in Munich. Its close proximity to BMW Plant Munich, BMW's "four-cylinder" building, BMW Welt and the BMW Museum makes this an ideal new home for BMW Group Classic.

Among the buildings on the plot is a section of the original BMW factory built in 1918. The company will therefore regain ownership of part of the old aero engine production halls, we well as the entrance building from those early days.

BMW Classic Workshop Rebuilds a 1972 2000 Touring

by Tim Jones on October 12, 2012 at 08:21:28 PM
BMW Classic Workshop Rebuilds a 1972 2000 Touring

The happy conclusion of the comprehensive restoration of a historic vehicle is invariably awaited with excited anticipation. The end of September 2012 marked the completion of another such project: a 1972 BMW 2000 Touring, completely rebuilt in the BMW Classic Customer Workshop to as-new condition, was ceremoniously handed over to its owner - former President of the Board of Directors of the Hilti Group, Michael Hilti - against the backdrop of the "standard" vehicle delivery procedure at BMW Welt.

Le Mans Classic 2012 - BMW Motorsport Icons Return to the Track

by Tim Jones on July 05, 2012 at 05:40:01 PM

From July 6th through the 8th the global classic motor sport community will once again descend on Le Mans, France. Held every other year since 2002, Le Mans Classic etches delight onto the faces of drivers and spectators in equal measure and has become a firm fixture on the classic motor racing calendar. BMW as a Key Partner BMW is a Le Mans Classic partner this year, and BMW France has teamed up with...










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