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* Says BMW brand sales up 5 percent at 142,554 vehicles, Mini sales up 10.3 percent at 22,575
FRANKFURT/MUNICH BMW's management board is skipping the Paris Motor Show to hold talks aimed at breaking a deadlock over whether to produce new electric cars, including a battery-powered Mini, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
TOKYO BMW on Friday recalled about 110,000 cars in Japan over potentially faulty air bag inflators made by Takata Corp , as part of the auto industry's largest ever global recall.
MUNICH Solarwatt, a German manufacturer of batteries that store power generated by domestic solar panels, expects to more than double sales next year compared with 2015 thanks to a new deal with E.ON , it said on Tuesday.
FRANKFURT, Sept 2 The DAX top-30 index looked set to open 0.4 percent higher on Friday, according to premarket data from brokerage Lang & Schwarz at 0623 GMT.
* U.S. sales of BMW brand vehicles decreased 8 percent in August for total of 25,531 compared to 27,755 vehicles sold in August, 2015
FRANKFURT Mercedes-Benz gave a sneak preview of a new ultra luxury coupe on Thursday in a sign that Daimler is continuing its push upmarket to turn up the heat on BMW, which owns the Rolls-Royce car brand.
FRANKFURT, Aug 11 Mercedes-Benz gave a sneak preview of a new ultra luxury coupe on Thursday in a sign that Daimler is continuing its push upmarket to turn up the heat on BMW, which owns the Rolls-Royce car brand.
BERLIN Audi sold 2.3 percent more cars in July on growing demand for the redesigned top-selling A4 saloon, though kept trailing behind German luxury rivals BMW and Mercedes-Benz .
BERLIN Nearly 2,000 people in Germany have applied for the government's electric car discount scheme, introduced on July 1, and a third of them are buyers of BMW models, a government agency said on Thursday.