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USA Swimming Renews Partnership with BMW

USA Swimming recently announced that its longtime partnership with BMW has been extended through 2020. As the program's official automotive sponsor, BMW will contribute to the development of technology that improves athletic performance in the pool, by tracking swimmers during training and providing real-time feedback to assist in improving mechanics and stroke-efficiency.


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BMW's Inline 6-Cylinder Engine Makes WardsAuto's 2017 Top 10

BMW prides itself in creating fantastic six-cylinder inline engines that allow each vehicle the ability to live up to being The Ultimate Driving Machine, and because of this pride and dedication, the Six-cylinder BMW M Performance TwinPower Turbo Technology Engine received Wards 2017 10 Best Engines Award. According to bmwusanews.com, the 3-liter engine found in the BMW M240i won BMW’s 33rd WardsAuto 10 Best Engine Award since 1995, keeping BMW the undisputed all-time award-winning leader, and holding the inline six cylinder's place as the all-time BMW leader.


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BMW Names New Managing Director for Plant in Germany

BMW has named a new managing director for its plant in Regensburg, Germany.

And on Feb. 1, 2017, Manfred Erlacher, will take up the new position. Erlacher was the former President and CEO of BMW Manufacturing in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Knudt Flor, who is currently responsible for BMW Group corporate quality, will succeed him.

Under Erlacher’s direction, production at the South Carolina plant grew from nearly 300,000 units annually to over 400,000. The factory has also won several awards including the:

  • J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) Bronze Award for North and...
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BMW Debuts “The Escape”

BMW released a unique film on BMWFilms.com. The Oct. 23 movie, directed by Academy Award-nominated director Neill Blomkamp, featured celebrities such as Dakota Fanning, Clive Owen, Vera Farmiga and Jon Bernthal.

Owen plays the driver, and the all-new BMW 5 Series sedan acts as his co-star/vehicle of choice. The film is a tribute to the 15th anniversary of the original series, “The Hire.” The two-season 2001-02 series featured eight short movies directed by some of Hollywood’s top talent. However, they always featured...

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Explore The World of The BMW X Series

When you think of the BMW X series what automatically comes to mind is its spacious interior with an engine that is ready to conquer every terrain. Most importantly, each model possesses the same sports car prowess you’d expect from BMW. Let’s take a look at two models in the X Series.

BMW X1 – The BMW X1 offers the best performance in its class and some. The X1 is the most compact BMW Sports Activity Vehicle® that boasts best-in-class performance, ample headroom, and cargo space. Explore the world with peace of mind in knowing that the X1 has…

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Connect To Your BMW Like Never Before | BMW ConnectedDrive

Experience your BMW like never before with BMW ConnectDrive. This system is made up of two components Driver Assistance and Service & Apps that keep you in command and connected to every part of your life right in your vehicle. Let’s explore two features in the BMW ConnectDrive.

BMW TeleService - Remotely monitor your vehicle's fluids and parts with the BMW TeleService. This service can manually or automatically transmits data to your BMW when service is needed. This system can be accessed by your BMW Service department, where they can access your vehicle-related data. Your BMW Service...

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