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BMW Motorrad 3D Prints Frame for S1000RR

BMW Motorrad 3D Prints Frame for S1000RR

The BMW Group offered insight into its current product developments, technological concepts, innovations and manufacturing processes that it says will shape the future of mobility during a “Digital Day 2018” press event this week. In addition to showing how it was embracing next generation 5G mobile data networks, utilizing artificial intelligence to evaluate large data… Continue Reading »

Drones to Race at BMW Welt

Drones to Race at BMW Welt

Innovative technology, action-packed racing and international championships: more and more people around the world are discovering a passion for drone racing. BMW is collaborating with the Drone Racing League (DRL), an international drone racing league, to further develop high-performance racing drones in the BMW Group wind tunnel and bring a professional drone race to BMW… Continue Reading »

BMW Group Earnings and Profits Hit Record High in 2017

BMW Group Earnings and Profits Hit Record High in 2017

The BMW Group once again demonstrated its ability to generate sustained profitability in 2017, posting its eighth consecutive record year. Despite a significant increase in upfront expenditure for future mobility the company reported its best ever figures to date for sales volume, revenues and earnings. In addition, the BMW Group delivered more than 100,000 electrified… Continue Reading »

New MINI Folding Bicycle

New MINI Folding Bicycle

Spring is just around the corner and you’re probably thinking of the upcoming motorcycling season. But you might also be thinking about another kind of cycling in order to explore the great outdoors by pedal power. If that’s the case, then you might be interested in the new folding bicycle by MINI, the British auto… Continue Reading »

BMW Sells More Motorcycles and Scooters in 2017 Than Ever Before

BMW Sells More Motorcycles and Scooters in 2017 Than Ever Before

BMW Motorrad sold more motorcycles and maxi scooters in 2017 than in any year in its history. At the end of December 2017, a total of 164,153 vehicles (previous year: 145,032 units) were supplied to customers — an increase of 13.2% compared to 2016. Stephan Schaller, General Director of BMW Motorrad, commented, “2017 was another very successful year… Continue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Sales Continue to Climb in November

BMW Motorrad Sales Continue to Climb in November

BMW Motorrad deliveries reached 12,053 units in November, a significant increase of 28.6% over the same month last year. In the first 11 months, a total of 152,322 motorcycles and maxi-scooters were delivered to customers. This 11.7% growth reflects the successful development of the brand. BMW Motorrad Canada reported 108 retail sales in November, an increase… Continue Reading »

BMW Envisions Elevated Roadway for Electric Two-Wheelers

BMW Envisions Elevated Roadway for Electric Two-Wheelers

BMW’s “Innovations” group has come up with the BMW Vision E³ Way project to move small electric two-wheelers off city streets and onto their own elevated roadway system. This was created by the BMW Group Technology Office China in collaboration with the Tongji University, both in Shanghai, as a “visionary mobility concept” to address traffic… Continue Reading »

BMW Group Tops 2 Million Vehicles Sold in 2017, Motorcycle Sales Climb Again in October

BMW Group Tops 2 Million Vehicles Sold in 2017, Motorcycle Sales Climb Again in October

BMW Motorrad continues to achieve record sales with 12,451 motorbikes and maxi-scooters delivered to customers worldwide in October, an increase of 13.5% compared to the same month last year. In the first ten months of 2017, sales at BMW Motorrad climbed 10.4% with 140,269 units delivered to customers. BMW Motorrad Canada reported 131 retail sales in… Continue Reading »