In the course of the ceremony held for the Intercultural Innovation Hub (IIH) in Berlin, Germany on May 24, 2023, a total of ten international grassroots projects were honoured for their outstanding commitment.
+++ For the first time ever, the iconic BMW 5 Series is available fully-electric. +++ BMW i5 M60 xDrive: 590 hp, 0-100 km/h in 3.8 seconds, estimated 412 km range. +++ Highway Assistant allows attentive hands-free driving at up to 130 km/h. +++ World-first Active Lane Change with eye activation. +++
+++ Livestream on May 24, 14:00 CEST, on bmwgroup.com and the social media channels of the BMW Group and the BMW brand +++ Board members Pieter Nota and Frank Weber to present the first all-electric BMW i5 +++
The BMW i4 to receive its second xDrive all-wheel drive variant. +++ 396 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque translates to 0-100 km/h in 5.1 seconds. +++ Preliminary estimated EPA range up to 494 km. +++ Canadian market to receive the BMW i4 xDrive40 as of July production. +++ MSRP for the 2024 BMW i4 xDrive40 of $69,900 CAD. +++
With 231 hp and concentrated racing know-how, the MINI John Cooper Works symbolizes maximum driving pleasure with an authentic motorsport feeling. Now, limited to 999 units, the MINI John Cooper Works 1to6 Edition is bringing the purist high-performance model with manual transmission onto the road.
+++ Pioneering research for potential industry standardization +++ Extended reality (XR) consumer devices could become increasingly important for customers in the future +++ Research prototype overcomes key technical challenges +++
+++ Official unveiling at the 76th Cannes Film Festival +++ BMW underscores its leading role in the development of innovative solutions for emission-free mobility and progressive luxury +++ Collaborative project from BMW and boat maker TYDE with a design concept by Designworks +++ High-voltage batteries from BMW i supply powerful electric drive system +++ Soundtrack the work of film score composer Hans Zimmer +++
+++ The BMW Group Light Channel Next is the company’s longest development tool, measuring 132 metres +++ Cutting-edge technology enables realistic simulation of different test scenarios for road illumination and lighting effects +++ Spot on in a former warehouse +++
+++ Dingolfing Plant 02.10 takes electrically heated hardening furnace into series operation +++ Site uses innovative power-to-heat technology for the first time +++ Furnace saves some 300 tonnes CO2 a year +++
+++ Short film brimming with thrills, spills and a star-studded cast set to premiere at the 76th Cannes Film Festival +++ Joseph Kosinski is executive producer, with Sam Hargrave directing; music score is from award-winning composer Hans Zimmer +++ Most powerful fully electric BMW model is the location for spectacular Hollywood action +++
The major anniversary exhibition at the BMW Museum to mark 100 years of BMW Motorrad opens its doors on May 12th 2023. Visitors will then be able to embark on an intense, exciting journey through 100 years of BMW Motorrad history over the exhibition’s approximately year-long run.
MINI proudly presents the first four design elements of the upcoming model family, giving a preview of the new Charismatic Simplicity design language. With a sneak peek of the new round OLED display, the modern steering wheel, as well as seats and rims of the new model family, MINI shows how traditional brand values can be combined with advanced technologies.
+++ About 38,000 vehicles between model-years 2000 and 2006 already under recall. +++ These vehicles remain unrepaired despite intense customer outreach efforts since 2016. +++ Owners of these vehicles should have them brought into their local BMW Retailer immediately. +++ Customers of these vehicles are asked to enter their VIN at: https://www.bmw.ca/en/ssl/VehicleRecall.html +++
The fifth generation of the MINI 3-door is fully electrically powered and continues the success story of the legendary model. With maximum go-kart feeling, the new MINI Cooper Electric embodies the hallmark brand driving fun of the future.
The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK family has a new addition from Portugal for round four of the 2023 FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) at Barcelona (ESP) this weekend. Ivo Lopes (POR), who has enjoyed success for several years with the easyRace BMW Team in the Spanish Superbike Championship (ESBK), will stand in for injured BMW Motorrad WorldSBK works rider Michael van der Mark (NED) at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
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THE NEW BMW i5.
Munich. Here you can see the webcast of the Digital World Premiere of the new BMW i5.