BMW HQ raided by EU investigators

BMW has revealed its headquarters was searched this week by EU officials investigating reports of an alleged cartel between five German car makers. The allegations focus on manufacturers BMW, Daimler, VW, Audi and Porsche and claim that the quintet collaborated to limit their spending on emissions technology. BMW said the EU staff had visited its(…)

BMW making massive charging pad for its cars

The charging of electric cars is set to become a hot topic over the coming years. More and more of us are moving away from traditional fuel types as new legislation makes polluting vehicles increasingly unviable to drive, especially in major towns and cities. All sorts of questions are raised by the charging issue: how(…)

The car that saved BMW – the BMW 700

In the 1950s and ‘60s the car world was evolving quickly. BMW was established as a maker of larger saloons, the 700 was its first proper foray into a market for cheap, reliable and small vehicles. Aimed as a competitor to the Mini, VW Beetle and Fiat 500 – it was car for the masses(…)

BMW cars to have Alexa in 2018

By the sounds of it, BMW is looking to employ a little helper… Alexa to be exact. From mid-2018 BMW and Mini cars will feature the Amazon digital assistant, it was announced at a surprise event by the online shopping company in Seattle last week. Alexa first made her debut into homes via the Echo(…)

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