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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

BMW Group U.S. Reports April 2016 Sales

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – May 3, 2016… Sales of BMW brand vehicles decreased 7.4 percent in April for a total of 24,951 compared to 26,952 vehicles sold in April, 2015. Year-to-date, BMW brand is down 9.4 percent on sales of 95,564 compared to 105,444 sold in the first four months of 2015.

BMW presents Frieze Sounds, VIP Shuttle Service, and Art + Design Talks at Frieze New York 2016

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – May 2, 2016… As a partner of the Frieze New York international art fair for the fifth consecutive year, the BMW Group is pleased once again to present Frieze Sounds – an experiential sound installation program – both in the BMW 7 Series VIP shuttle service and in the BMW 7 Series lounge, new to the fair this year. BMW will also host two art and design talks at Soho House, as part of the fair’s programmed events. Frieze New York will …

The new 2017 BMW i3 (94 Ah): More range paired to high-level dynamic performance

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – EMBARGO: May 1, 6:01 pm EDT / 3:01 pm PDT… Today BMW announced that BMW i will offer a new model range of its compact electric car, the BMW i3 and from the 2017 model year will be offering a new version with more than 50% increased battery capacity. The 2017 BMW i3 (94 Ah) has a capacity of 33 kilowatt hours (kWh) thanks to the higher energy density of the lithium ion cells. The BMW i team worked to ensure that the battery dimensions …

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