BMW fights back against Mercedes with biggest model launch to dateTue, 21, Mar 2017
BMW plans the biggest rollout of new and revamped models in its history as the automaker fights back after losing the luxury sales crown to Mercedes. Over the next two years, BMW will unveil 40 variants as CEO Harald Krueger seeks to revitalize growth after profitability fell to a six-year low in 2016.
BMW chases volume growth in large cars, less so in small onesWed, 22, Mar 2017
BMW says big industry investments may spur consolidationTue, 07, Mar 2017
BMW champions profit over wow factor as product lull persistsTue, 07, Mar 2017
BMW product on display at the Geneva auto show this week include a wagon version of the long-running 5 series and the 4-series coupe with an upgraded interior -- hardly the stuff to make a car lover swoon. This is in stark contrast to the flashy models on show from its rivals.
BMW will stick to investment plans despite Trump threats, CEO saysWed, 01, Feb 2017
BMW will stick to its investment plans for Mexico and the U.S. despite warnings from President Trump to impose border taxes on cars imported into the U.S., CEO Harald Krueger said. Last month, the automaker said it plans to finish construction of a new $1 billion plant in Mexico to build the 3-series sedan, despite the threat of tariffs.
BMW's ride-hailing project takes on Uber with autonomous carsMon, 05, Dec 2016
BMW will test autonomous vehicles in Germany as it seeks to keep up with ride-hailing firms such as Uber. The automaker will test self-driving functions in Munich before expanding the project to other cities.
BMW wants 100,000 electric-car sales in 2017, report saysTue, 15, Nov 2016
BMW labor chief urges management to accelerate EV rolloutFri, 11, Nov 2016
BMW's Krueger: Focus on 'new era' of mobilityMon, 24, Oct 2016
BMW's top brass caught in electric divideMon, 19, Sep 2016
Tesla envy among German luxury carmakers remains at a fever pitch, as Automotive News pointed out this month. Indeed, BMW's top executives will skip next week's Paris auto show to wrestle with how to react to the U.S. upstart.