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Video: Watch BMW reminisce on the good ‘ol days with famous former head of design, Paul Bracq

If you know who Paul Bracq is, then you can officially consider yourself a very knowledgeable car enthusiast. For those who don’t know and may or may not heard of Mr. Bracq, Paul is one of the most famous automotive designers in history and is most known for his work with Citroen, Peugeot, BMW, and […]

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Report: BMW retracts plan to reveal hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle at Detroit

BMW and BMW Blog report that Munich is retracting their plans to reveal a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle at Detroit next month for the 2015 North American International Auto Show. The Roundel didn’t disclose the reasons why, but according to press speculation, the BMW could be focusing more on their projects with Toyota. This doesn’t mean BMW’s […]

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Report: BMW sets its sites directly on Tesla with an i5 and i7

BMW isn’t taking kindly to Tesla Motors, especially since they’re working overtime to build a competing brand under their i lineup along with supporting infrastructure, like a network of fast EV chargers to combat Tesla Motors’ Supercharger network. Now, BMW wants to tighten their aim even more with a Tesla Model S and Model X […]

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BMW plans to reveal and demonstrate new self-parking tech at CES in Las Vegas

BMW plans to participate in the next Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas where the Munich automaker plans to reveal some new technology for some of their future cars. One of them is a newly updated i3 with BMW’s own 360-degree collision avoidance system, which uses an array of laser scanners to determine whether or […]

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Report: Next-gen BMW 6-Series to go on 500lbs diet, next M6 to get 600hp

BMW has been working overtime to shift their corporate goals to more sustainable and advanced motoring and part of this campaign is a huge onslaught against one of the biggest troubles when it comes to designing automobiles–weight. Despite the growth in size and heft of BMW’s models over time, Munich has always kept a keen […]

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BMW announces plans at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show

The 2015 Detroit Auto Show is just next month and despite everyone being busy with all-things the holidays, that’s not stopping automakers from announcing their plans for North America’s largest automotive exposition. BMW has had a big year and continues their momentum with the impending arrival of several new models. One of the more prominent […]

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Report: More rumors on the return of BMW’s Z lineup

Some reports shows up recently suggesting BMW is working on the return of some Z models, mainly to replace the aging current Z4 and to expand the lineup. According to BMWBlog and Motor.es, rumors of a new entry-level Z1 continue to be reaffirmed to be alive and well as an additional model to sit below the […]

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Report: A financial report claims BMW could phase out internal combustion engines in 10 years

Get this. A recent quarterly financial report believes Bavarian Motor Works of Munich will phase out the internal combustion engines over the next 10 years. Now, this isn’t some joke and we’re not trolling either. The report was discovered by Jalopnik, where they found the following analysis from Baron Funds…

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BMW reveals an updated 6-Series, to take a bow in Detroit

BMW unveiled a newly updated 6-Series as the generation goes through a mid-cycle refresh and of course, it’ll debut for the world to see at Detroit. According to BMW, the new 6-Series gains a solid list of minor updates, including revised exterior bits and pieces like a new front and rear lower fascia, revised kidney […]

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BMW appoints a new CEO, chairman, and head of development

Some big internal upper level changes occurred at Munich where BMW appointed a new CEO, chairman, and head of development, which is important because these people determine the future of BMW. Beginning in May of 2015, Harold Kruger, a 49-year-old mechanical engineer who’s been with BMW since 1992 and on the company’s board since 2008, […]

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