Global carmakers have been unveiling concepts that could shape the future of automobiles for the next decade, with a focus on lean, green models. Hybrids and electric cars took center stage on day one of the show, which is open to the public March 4-14.
China has unveiled the world’s largest chocolate wonderland in Beijing. Among the 500 life-size figures exhibited in the fair there are chocolate shoes, clothes and also a life-sized BMW 1-series car. According to a report in the official China Daily newspaper, 10 craftsmen needed four tonnes of chocolate and six months to make the car.
To commemerate the opening of the new BMW Studio One space in Tokyo, Medicom Toy collaborated with the German automotive manufacturer to create a limited edition series of Bearbricks. The toy, which carries the BMW logo on the front, is made with plastic ( 30% of the plastic used in the creation are recycled). The [...]
The BMW Vision Efficient Dynamics concept car was showcased las week at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The newly unveiled Vision Efficient Dynamics car from BMW is mainly here to show us BMW’s new diesel-based plug-in hybrid drive system. “Conceived with the idea of melding the performance of an M3 with exceptionally low fuel consumption, [...]
BMW is poised to retain the crown as the world’s best-selling luxury car maker in 2009 after it reported an 11% rise in sales at its core brand in November. “Since September, sales have been back on the growth track. In November we achieved another substantial increase in our global deliveries.” “We intend to continue [...]
BMW has revealed the new 5 Series Sedan, a beautiful midsize car with a modern design, athletic and executive looks, driving dynamics typical of BMW, and innovative comfort and safety features. Design features emblematic of BMW are to be found at the front with its kidney grille inclined slightly forward, in the stylish and elegant [...]