On the occasion of Art Basel in Basel 2023, BMW proudly presents “The Electric AI Canvas” an extension of the entirely virtual work "The Ultimate AI Masterpiece". Now, for the very first time, released as an awe-inspiring physical art experience that transforms the 100% electric BMW i5 into a dynamic canvas of distinct generative art and featuring works by contemporary artists Esther Mahlangu, Kohei Nawa, Eric N. Mack, Koo Jiyoon and Bin Woo Hyuk.
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.
+++ 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 +++
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.
+++ BMW Group Plant Regensburg becomes first car plant worldwide to use end-to-end digitalised, automated process for inspection, processing and marking of painted vehicle surfaces +++ New: AI-controlled robots process every vehicle individually to meet objective quality standards +++
+++ Pilot projects with renewable diesel HVO100 under way +++ Green transport logistics accelerate implementation of BMW iFACTORY strategy +++ Head of Logistics Nikolaides: “Every gram of CO2 we can save helps” +++
The second capacity-building workshop for the current edition of the Intercultural Innovation Hub (IIH) took place in Mexico City, Mexico from April 1st to 6th, 2023. Hosted by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and BMW Group, with the support of Accenture, the workshop addressed key topics such as effective storytelling, strengthening the self, enhancing group collaboration, future-proofing the organization, and responsible leadership.
+++ BMW Motorrad Canada partners with Ride For Dad in support of the Prostate Cancer Fight Foundation. +++ Ride For Dad has raised over $39 million since the year 2000. +++ BMW Motorrad Canada to donate an R 18 B as a National Grand Prize. +++
+++ Pieter Nota: “BMW Group on track for slight sales growth in the full year 2023. Main growth drivers will be fully-electric vehicles and models from the high-end premium segment” +++ BMW Group sells 588,138 units worldwide in Q1 (-1.5%) +++ BMW Group: First-quarter BEV sales climb +83.2% to 64,647 units +++ BMW brand: Sales of fully-electric vehicles more than double to 55,979 units (+112.3%) +++ US market up +11.4%, with 89,750 BMW and MINI deliveries
+++ New BMW i7 drivers can enjoy complimentary fast charging sessions at Electrify Canada charging stations across Canada. +++ Customers who have already taken delivery of their i7 will receive three years of free charging from the start date of the program. +++
Zipse: “Proven strengths, future-oriented technologies and NEUE KLASSE as a recipe for success” ++ EBIT margin for 2023 expected within 8-10% range ++ High demand: 15% BEV share in 2023 ++ Dynamic BEV growth in coming years ++ Double-digit growth in high-end segment in 2023 ++ Further decrease in CO₂ emissions planned for 2023 ++ Concrete outlook for NEUE KLASSE – plants, models ++ More details on NEUE KLASSE at IAA Mobility ++
The BMW Group met its targets for 2022, as forecasted, and thus delivered a strong operating performance in a difficult business environment. The premium manufacturer significantly increased Group EBT (€ 23,509 million/ +46.4%) and net profit (€ 18,582 million/ +49.1%) from the previous year.
+++ BMW Group Plant Landshut light metal foundry recertified by Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) +++ Solar aluminium meets more than a third of light metal foundry’s annual requirements +++ Almost two thirds of aluminium used comes from recycling loop
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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.