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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 »

BMW Introduces M5 Safety Car to Support 2018 MotoGP Season

BMW Introduces M5 Safety Car to Support 2018 MotoGP Season

BMW is once again partnering with MotoGP organizer Dorna Sports for the 2018 season and will introduce the new BMW M5 MotoGP Safety Car at the 2017 season finale in Valencia, Spain (November 10-12). After a nearly 20 year partnership, the “Official Car of MotoGP” provides high-performance and safety for the highest level of motorcycle racing. “A… Continue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Global Sales Continue Growth in April

BMW Motorrad Global Sales Continue Growth in April

BMW Motorrad continues to grow steadily following its record first quarter. April saw a total of 17,915 motorcycles and maxi-scooters delivered around the world, an increase of 6.7% compared with the same month last year. For the year-to-date, sales at BMW Motorrad are up 5.9% (53,551). Significant models in the BMW Motorrad model line-up are the… Continue Reading »

BMW Authority Models, Including R1200RT, to be Shown at Trade Fair

BMW Authority Models, Including R1200RT, to be Shown at Trade Fair

The BMW Group will again be presenting a selection of tailor-made emergency and special-purpose vehicles for rescue teams, fire services, emergency physicians and police forces at the RETTmobil trade fair being held in Fulda, Germany this weekend. The event is taking place for the 17th time and ranks as Europe’s leading trade fair for rescue… Continue Reading »