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BMW 1 Series

The BMW 1 Series is a series of compact luxury cars manufactured by the German automaker BMW since 2004. Successor to the BMW Compact, it has been produced in four different body styles.

BMW 2 Series

The BMW 2 Series is a compact car that has several different body styles. It is available as a compact coupé that replaced the 1 Series coupé, or as a convertible model that replaces the 1 Series convertible in the BMW lineup and new compact MPV body style.

BMW 3 Series

The BMW 3 Series is a compact executive car, successor to the BMW New Class, it has been produced in six different generations and in five different body styles. It is BMW’s best-selling model.

BMW 4 Series

The BMW 4 Series (F32) is a compact executive coupé detailing the intention to replace the current 3 Series coupé with a new 4 series line to further differentiate the more sporty coupé.

BMW 5 Series

The BMW 5-Series is a mid-size luxury car since 1972. The car is in its sixth generation and sold in sedan and touring body styles. It is BMW’s second best-selling model after the 3-Series and in 2010 produced about 50% of the BMW’s profits.

BMW 6 Series

The BMW 6 Series is a series of luxury grand tourers.The first was the E24, being derived from the first generation 7 Series, 14 years after production ceased, BMW released the all new E63/E64 which was available as a coupé and convertible. The third generation F12 and F13 6 series was released in 2011 for the 2012 model year.

BMW 7 Series

The BMW 7 Series is a line of full-size luxury vehicles produced by the German automaker BMW. Introduced in 1977, it is BMW’s flagship car and is only available as a sedan or extended-length limousine. The 7 Series traditionally introduces technologies and exterior design themes.

BMW Z Series

The BMW Z Models traditionally are roadsters manufactured by the German automaker BMW beginning with the Z1. The Z range has been produced in four different series with five generations, including coupe variants, one super car, and one concept.

BMW i Series

The BMW i is a sub-brand of BMW founded in 2011 to design and manufacture plug-in electric vehicles. The company’s initial plans call for the release of two vehicles; the i3 all-electric car and the i8 plug-in hybrid.

BMW X Series

BMW X Models may refer to the following BMW crossover and sports activity vehicle models: BMW X1 (SUV based on 1-series platform), BMW X2 (upcoming), BMW X3 (SUV based on 3-series platform), BMW X4 (SUV with Coupé roofline, based on X3 platform), BMW X5 (SUV based on 5-series platform), BMW X6 (SUV with Coupé roofline, based on X5 platform), BMW X7 (upcoming).

Latest news

2017 BMW X1 and 2017 BMW 2 Series Earn IIHS “Top Safety Pick”.

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – December 8, 2016… Today the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety named the 2017 BMW X1 and 2017 BMW 2 Series a “Top Safety Pick”, continuing the company’s long-standing commitment to offering class-leading safety with each new model. In order to earn “Top Safety Pick”, a car must receive good ratings in five different crash tests — small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraints, among other …

BMW Group and the Albanese Organization Launch ReachNow at the Solaire

NEW YORK (December 8, 2016) – Public officials, environmental advocates, local residents and automotive enthusiasts gathered today at the Solaire in Battery Park City for the launch of ReachNow, the BMW Group’s premium cars-sharing service. The Albanese Organization is the first real estate developer in North America to offer the ReachNow service as an exclusive amenity for its residents. The Solaire is a 27-story residential tower, located at 20 River …

BMW Motorrad USA Revs Up Manhattan This Weekend At The Progressive International Motorcycle Show

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – December 7, 2016… BMW Motorrad USA will showcase its diverse line up of motorcycles at The Progressive International Motorcycle Show in New York this weekend, including a number of updated and all-new models. Held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 West 34th Street, the show opens to the public at 2 p.m. on Friday, December 9 and continues through 5 p.m. Sunday, December 11.

The BMW X1 wins Car and Driver’s 2017 10Best Truck and SUVs in the Subcompact Luxury SUV category. The BMW M2 and the BMW M240i win 10Best in the compact-sport sedan genre.

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – December 6, 2016… The BMW X1 receives Car and Driver’s first-ever 10Best Truck and SUV for 2017 in the Subcompact Luxury SUV category. The BMW M2 and the BMW M240i make the annual Car and Driver’s 10Best list of the best automobiles for sale in the U.S. BMW will accept the awards at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, January 2017.


Woodcliff Lake, NJ – December 5, 2016… MINI USA announced pricing today on its all-new 2017 MINI Countryman, the best equipped MINI ever, with a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $26,100 for the Cooper variant and $28,100 for the Cooper ALL4 variant. The Cooper S variant will start at $29,100 and the Cooper S ALL4 variant at $31,100. All prices exclude the $850 Destination & Handling fee. Pricing for the first ever MINI plug-in hybrid model, …

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