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BMW to build X2 crossover, report says

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 25
BMW will produce a coupe-styled crossover called the X2 to rival the Range Rover Evoque, a report said. ...

Borgward revival led by former Daimler China boss

May 19, 2015 06:01 CET
Borgward named former Daimler China boss Ulrich Walker as its CEO as the company prepares to resurrect the German brand with Chinese backing. ...

BMW approves launch of X2 crossover, report says

May 19, 2015 06:01 CET
BMW has approved the launch of a coupe-styled crossover called the X2 to rival the Range Rover Evoque, a report said. ...

BMW will expand i lineup with plug-in hybrid based on 5 series, report says

April 21, 2015 06:01 CET
BMW will add a third model to its i subbrand called the i5 that will be based on the 5 series, a report said. The i5 plug-in hybrid will go on sale in 2018 and it could b ...

China's Qoros says subcompact SUV has German-inspired design

April 14, 2015 10:29 CET
Chinese carmaker Qoros said its Qoros 2 concept has a "German-inspired" design. The concept for a subcompact SUV is set to become the brand's fourth model. It was created ...

Daimler nearing decision on Russian Mercedes plant, report says

UPDATED: April 9 21:15 CET - adds analyst comments
Daimler has narrowed down potential sites for a Mercedes car plant in Russia to three locations, according to a Russian media report. ...

Mercedes plans Audi TT, Porsche Panamera rivals, report says

April 3, 2015 06:01 CET
Mercedes may launch rivals to the Audi TT roadster and Porsche Panamera sedan, a German auto magazine said. Mercedes aims to pass BMW as the world's top-selling premium a ...

Mercedes pickup will be built by Nissan, report says

March 31, 2015 06:01 CET
Daimler declined to comment on a report that its first Mercedes pickup will be based on the Nissan Navara and built by the Japanese automaker. ...

BMW CEO sees EV initiatives helping i3 sales in key markets

March 24, 2015 06:01 CET
BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer sees political initiatives in a number of the carmaker's key markets as important in helping to boost sales of the i3 electric car. ...

Cadillac Europe will be run by former BMW executive

UPDATED: March 17 13:50 CET - adds sales forecast
GM has appointed veteran BMW executive Andreas Schaaf as its new Cadillac chief in Europe. Schaaf replaces Thomas Sedran, a former interim CEO at Opel, who is leaving the ...

BMW plans rival to Audi Q1, report says

March 13, 2015 06:01 CET
BMW plans a small crossover to rival the forthcoming Audi Q1, a German magazine reported. The coupe-like entry would sit below the X1 and go on sale in 2017, a year after ...

SsangYong Tivoli will join expanding small SUV segment

Feb. 27, 2015 06:01 CET
SsangYong will enter the booming subcompact SUV segment in Europe with the Tivoli. The car will compete with models such as the Nissan Juke and Renault Captur, SsangYong ...
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