BMW eyes new business opportunities with autonomous cars
BMW eyes new business opportunities with autonomous cars

German carmarker BMW is preparing to rethink its products, design and business models for the advent of driverless cars, a board member at the Bavarian company said on Tuesday.

BMW cars and bikes take centre stage in the action movie ‘Mission Impossible'
BMW cars and bikes take centre stage in the action movie ‘Mission Impossible'

Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his Impossible Mission Force (IMF) team use BMW cars and bikes in numerous scenes.

BMW Q1 profits beat as SUV sales take off

Shares in BMW were indicated up 2.3 percent at brokerage Lang & Schwarz ahead of the 0700 GMT Frankfurt market open.

BMW launches its first hybrid & costliest car i8 at Rs 2.3 cr

The machine sports a 1.5-litre petrol engine and a 131-hp electric engine, offering a combined power of 266 hp, a combined mileage of 47 kmpl and can gain a speed of 230 km.

BMW i8 hybrid sportscar hits Indian roads, priced at Rs 2.29 crore

The plug-in hybrid system combines the benefit of an electric motor and a petrol engine, giving enhanced fuel efficiency.

BMW developing cars that can be parked using smartwatches

Luxury automobile maker BMW is reportedly working on a technology that will allow drivers to park their cars using a smartwatch.

BMW to increase prices by 5%

The company added that by end of 2015 it will aggressively expand its dealer network by increasing the number of outlets to 50 across major metropolitan centres and emerging markets in India.

BMW recalls nearly half a million cars

Around 489,000 cars with 6-cylinder engines that were manufactured between September 2009 and November 2011 are involved in the recall, Xinhua reported.

BMW recalls half million cars worldwide

German automaker BMW is recalling almost half a million vehicles worldwide due to an engine part defect, a company spokesman said Friday.

BMW to focus on sustainable growth strategy

The launch of new cars are part of the company's "sustainable growth strategy," according to BMW India Managing Director Robert Frittrang.

BMW says `on course` after good Q3

In the three months to September, net profit rose by 3.2 percent to 1.33 billion euros ($1.8 billion).

Will not get into discount wars to gain volume: BMW

As the competition for the number one luxury car maker in India hots up, Germany's BMW says it has no intention to get into 'discount wars' with rivals to spur volume growth, choosing to focus on sustainable profitability.

BMW China venture to recall more than 140,000 cars: Officials

A Chinese joint venture of German car maker BMW will recall more than 140,000 cars in the world's largest auto market over power steering defects, China's quality watchdog said Monday.

Accenture to manage roll-out of BMW's online mktg campaigns

Consulting firm Accenture Monday said it has been selected by BMW to manage the rollout of custom built Web platform in the German car manufacturer's major markets by 2014.

BMW selects Infosys as global partner for infra mgmt services

Infosys on Thursday announced it has been selected by German luxury car maker BMW Group as its worldwide partner for application basis infrastructure management services.

BMW recalls 570,000 cars in US, Canada to fix engine stalling problem

The recall affects the popular 3-Series sedans, wagons, convertibles and coupes from the 2007 through 2011 model years.

BMW sold 1.8 mln vehicles in 2012

Luxury carmaker BMW has sold about 1.8 million vehicles in 2012, the firm’s financial officer has said.

BMW unveils preview of 2 prototypes of Born Electric

The BMW Group unveiled a sneak preview of two prototypes of 'BMW-i Born Electric' - the next generation BMW i3 Concept and the BMW i8 Concept Roadster - here as part of a world tour organised by the company.

BMW to bring 1 Series by 2013-end, assemble at Chennai plant

The company, which Thursday launched the all-new BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe priced at Rs 86.40 lakh, also said it will bring three more new products by March 2013.

BMW Group increases investment in India to Rs 530 cr

Germany's BMW Group Monday said it has more than doubled its investment in the Indian arm of auto -finance business in a bid to expand its footprint in the country's rapidly increasing automobile market.