News: Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMWG.DE)
BERLIN, Dec 5 - Audi's chief designer will quit at the end of the year, the latest in a string of high-level departures from a company wrestling with BMW for dominance of the luxury car market, Germany's Auto Bild magazine reported.
BERLIN, Dec 2 - Audi will add a baby sport utility vehicle (SUV) to its offerings in the fast-growing market as the Volkswagen-owned division fights German rivals BMW and Mercedes-Benz for the top spot in luxury sales.
PARIS, Dec 2 - German luxury carmaker BMW and France's PSA Peugeot Citroen have not yet decided whether to extend or end their partnership on small petrol engines when the project expires in 2016, BMW's boss said in a newspaper interview.
BMW has chosen Thailand as its first production base for motorcycles in Asia, the Nation reports. Stephan Schaller, head of BMW Motorrad, the German company's motorcycle unit, said deliveries of the locally assembled F800 R, its mid-sized model, in the Thai market would start through its dealership network next quarter. (http://link.reuters.com/pym94v)
BERLIN, Nov 27 - BMW's new all-electric i3 car fared poorly in a crash test survey for its pedestrian protection.
GUANGZHOU/BEIJING, Nov 22 - German auto giants Volkswagen AG, BMW and Daimler see China's future as being electric - encouraged by generous government subsidies - but that bet puts them at odds with some of their Asian rivals.
LOS ANGELES - Luxury carmaker BMW has orders for nearly 10,000 of its i3 electric cars, the first of which were delivered in Germany last week, the company's global sales chief, Ian Robertson, said at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 20 - Luxury carmaker BMW has orders for nearly 10,000 of its i3 electric cars, the first of which were delivered in Germany last week, the company's global sales chief, Ian Robertson, said at the Los Angels Auto Show on Wednesday.
PARIS/MILAN, Nov 19 - European car sales rose 4.6 percent in October, according to industry data published on Tuesday, as a broad-based recovery took root in the region's main auto markets.