BMW sells its 2 millionth car in the UK

It has taken 31 years for BMW sales to hit the 2 million mark. It is quite a milestone in many respects and recognised by all in thautomotiveindustryas an amazing feat. This achievement reaffirms the company as the number one premium car manufacturer in the UK.   The first BMW to be sold in the(…)

The BMW M2 set for 2015

Earlier this year, we heard the brilliant news of the BMW M2 being released in the future. It is set to rival the Porsche Cayman and the Audi TT, which says a lot for the standard the car will reach. Every time a car is released from the M division, there is great excitement and(…)

The BMW X5 the most desirable car for school runs

Around a month ago, a survey was completed for the most wanted school run car. Mums voted the BMW X5 as the most desirable car to drive the most when dropping their children to school. The school run accounts for a very high percentage of cars during peak hours, with it being estimated that one(…)

General Motors to link up with BMW?

BMW and General Motors could work alongside each other in a surprising move. They want to develop engines together for future models.  Their move was inspired by the Vauxhall Ampera, with General Motors wanting to develop a similar car. How would the deal work? What General Motors would get out of the deal? If you(…)

BMW to offer discounts in China

Demand in China for luxury cars is said to have cooled recently. BMW are to offer discounts on their cars in order to keep up their sales of cars flowing within the Chinese automotive market. BMW are not the only company to go down that route. Audi are also said to be contemplating offering discounts(…)

The new BMW 528i in the USA

The BMW 528i is on its way to North America. It has been previewed by some automotive experts already. We take a look as to what is in store. There will be a 2.0 Litre turbocharged four cylinder engine installed into the 2012 version. The car will be able to deliver 240 BHP. That matches(…)

BMW ActiveHybrid 5

The ActiveHybrid 5 will be in showrooms around the UK next year it has been confirmed. In February 2012 customers will be able to purchase one. We’ll take a look as to why many will be attracted to the car. As BMW attempt to break into the Hybrid market, they bring a wonderfully designed and(…)

Audi and BMW in dispute with LG

The electronic company LG want action taken as they claim their LED lights patent has been infringed in the form of Audi and BMW lighting products. Altogether, it is claimed that up to seven LED patents have been infringed. This will come as unwelcoming news for both BMW and Audi. LG are now asking for(…)

BMW to offer Ceramic Brakes on the new BMW M5

BMW are testing carbon ceramic brake discs for the new BMW M5. The unique type of brakes will also be used on the BMW M6 Coupe. Ceramic brake discs have been used previously by Porsche. This type of braking system comes a very high price, leaving them to be installed in top end high performance(…)

BMW 5 Series 30th Anniversary

The iconic BMW 5 Series will reach its 30th year in production in just a few months. BMW’s Japanese gift In a way celebrating that amazing feat, BMW have released the 528i in Japan. Just 200 models will be built for release in the country, making it a very rare and unique BMW. It will(…)

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