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BMW plant idle for more than a week due to workers’ strike
BMW plant idle for more than a week due to workers’ strike

The South African BMW plant has been idle for more than a week due to a strike by workers of a metallurgical plant. The assembly line for the production of BMW X3 crossovers has been stopped due to a lack of components, and the timing of the factory restart is unknown. The largest national union… More

BMW is fully ready to ban cars with internal combustion engines
BMW is fully ready to ban cars with internal combustion engines

The new CEO of BMW, Oliver Zipse, announced the company’s readiness to switch to electricity. BMW will be ready for any ICE ban from 2030 by offering electric cars, CEO Oliver Zipse said on Tuesday. The EU has proposed an effective ban on fossil fuel cars from 2035 as part of a broader package of… More

BMW has a new Herr “M”
BMW has a new Herr “M”

With him, BMW’s high performance car division will probably change its mind and bring the M3 station wagon to America. Big changes are reportedly happening behind the scenes of the BMW M. So far, nothing official, but the profile forum BMW Blog learned from insiders that Markus Flush is leaving the post of CEO of… More

BMW M3 turned into a station wagon
BMW M3 turned into a station wagon

The company announced this with the release of the first car teaser featuring a darkened rear. Numerous batches of spy shots showed trials of the M3 Touring with a long roof, as the company continued to announce the new product. The design of the station wagon is no longer a mystery, but a new render… More

What the BMW E39 is capable of
What the BMW E39 is capable of

The 1996 BMW 5 Series Sedan was taken to the German Autobahn without speed limits and the speed at which it drives with “gas to the floor” was set. The car is on “mechanics” and with a mighty V8 under the hood. The new hero of the TopSpeedGermany YouTube channel is the BMW 535i in… More

BMW Group invests in new lithium mining technology
BMW Group invests in new lithium mining technology

By 2030, half of the BMW Group’s sales will come from electric cars. The company strives to ensure that the entire battery technology chain is environmentally responsible. The group independently purchases lithium and cobalt from mines and transfers it to suppliers of lithium-ion cells. “Solar” aluminum – from the same category. A new project has… More

And yet with them… The first images of the “charged” wagon BMW M3
And yet with them… The first images of the “charged” wagon BMW M3

In 2020, BMW announced its intentions to expand the 3 Series lineup with a station wagon – the BMW M3 Touring. Since that time, the manufacturer has distributed several official teasers of the future novelty, based on which, independent designers of the motor.es portal. presented what the model might look like. The manufacturer published the… More

BMW introduced a new compact van 2 Series Active Tourer
BMW introduced a new compact van 2 Series Active Tourer

BMW has unveiled the second generation U06 compact MPV 2 Series Active Tourer. The first generation F45 car has been produced since 2014, seven years on the assembly line is a decent time, it’s time to go to rest. The new BMW 2 Series Tourer is, in fact, a deep modernization of the old car…. More

Almost M-ka: BMW has officially unveiled the updated X3 M40i
Almost M-ka: BMW has officially unveiled the updated X3 M40i

The Bavarian automaker has officially unveiled the 2022 M40i X3 compact crossover for the South African market. The cost of new items starts at $ 57.8 thousand. According to the press service of BMW, the X3 crossover in the M40i version is powered by a 3.0-liter 6-cylinder turbocharged unit with 383 hp. and with a… More

Is Alpina preparing a new “X7M”?
Is Alpina preparing a new “X7M”?

The Bavarian automaker is about to release a hot X8 M crossover with a hybrid engine, which is expected to produce at least 750 horsepower. Such rumors have been circulating since the beginning of the year. Now it is reported that the premium brand is preparing an updated version of the X7 crossover with a… More