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BMW Motorrad Sales Flat in July

BMW Motorrad Sales Flat in July

This is a significant year for BMW Motorrad, with nine new models being introduced in 2018. This required some adjustments to production, which in some cases can affect deliveries. Nonetheless, BMW Motorrad continues to strive for sales growth across the full calendar year. While sales crept up 0.2% in July to 14,864, for the year… Continue Reading »

Good Start for BMW Group, Motorcycle Sales Up but Revenues Down

Good Start for BMW Group, Motorcycle Sales Up but Revenues Down

The BMW Group has started the 2018 financial year with a strong first quarter. Despite volatile conditions and unfavorable exchange rates, new best ever figures were recorded for sales volume and net profit. There were high upfront expenditures for future vehicles, but the automotive segment also set a new record for its result from operations… Continue Reading »

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 »