Inspire rather than prescribe: BMW Group believes in technology openness for e-mobility

The BMW Group, a pioneer in electromobility, is rapidly expanding its range of electrified vehicles. Within two years, the company will offer five fully-electric series-production vehicles: Alongside the BMW i3, with more than 150,000 units built to date, this year will see the start of production of the fully electric MINI at Plant Oxford (UK). This will be followed in 2020 by the fully-electric BMW iX3 from Shenyang (China) and in 2021 by the BMW iNEXT, which will be produced in Dingolfing (Germany), and the BMW i4 from Plant Munich (Germany).


Six strong drivers in the BMW M8 GTE Driver line-up confirmed for the 24 Hours of Le Mans

The 2018/19 ‘Super Season’ in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) draws to a close on 15th/16th June with the 24 Hours of Le Mans (FRA). BMW M Motorsport has now announced the six drivers who will race the two BMW M8 GTE for BMW Team MTEK on the Sarthe region track. The team’s regular drivers Martin Tomczyk (GER), Nick Catsburg (NED), António Félix da Costa (POR) and Augusto Farfus (BRA) will be joined by BMW works drivers Philipp Eng (AUT) and Jesse Krohn (FIN) at Le Mans.

Ericsson, SK Telecom and BMW Group Korea reach new world record speed with 5G

Ericsson, SK Telecom and BMW Group Korea have broken a world record for 5G speeds in a follow-up to the 5G trials announced in November 2016. On a racetrack in Yeonjong-do, South Korea, a high-performance network connection supported data transmission from point-to-point from a car driving more than 160 kilometers per hour.

The three companies have been focused on high driving speeds while ensuring a stable and high performance network connection in order to provide a concrete example of seamless mobility.


This Monday, 20th April, the 24th edition of the Tour Auto was launched under the nave of the Grand Palais in Paris. It was a day dedicated to official unveiling and last-minute technical testing before the tarmac and dust of the road in this highly anticipated competition, departing from Paris on the 21st and set to arrive in Biarritz on the 25th.

Cool, laid back and sublime. The first-ever BMW 2 Series Convertible has arrived in Lebanon

The most emotive, classy and agile car in its segment Beirut, Lebanon – Bassoul-Heneine sal, the official BMW Group importer in Lebanon, has announced the arrival of the most emotive, classy and agile car in its segment – the BMW 2 Series Convertible.

BMW unveils its Lifestyle Collections

December 2014 - BMW has a long tradition of combining high-tech innovation with stunning, emotional design. This combination also comes to the fore in the new BMW Lifestyle Collections. The four different product families – sophisticated, classic, sporty and elegant – catch the eye with their distinct styles. They make the perfect travel companion and also cut a fine figure at home. What makes the sporty yet timeless design of BMW’s luggage creations particularly attractive are the clean lines. The accessories exude elegance and meticulous attention to detail.