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BMW tops Mercedes for U.S. luxury car sales crown

(Reuters) – BMW (BMWG.DE) grabbed the top spot in the U.S. luxury auto market in 2011, edging out Daimler AG’s (DAIGn.DE) Mercedes-Benz brand, as both German automakers took advantage of inventory problems for Toyota Motor Corp’s (7203.T) Lexus lineup, according to company figures issued on Thursday. Read More from Reuters

BMW Announces New 5-Series Hybrid

According to Forbes, BMW has unveiled its latest gas/electric hybrid-powered model, the BMW ActiveHybrid5. Based on the capable BMw 535i sport sedan, the ActiveHybrid5 augments the 5 Series already powerful 3.0-liter twin-turbo six-cylinder engine with an electric motor/generator that’s integrated into the vehicle’s eight-speed automatic transmission to combine strong acceleration with improved fuel economy. Together, […]

Active Sound Design brings the M5 engine sound into the cabin

M5 drivers will be given an even more direct reminder of their car’s performance capability by technology that brings the distinctive sound of the high-performance V8 – in all its glory – into the cabin of the new BMW M5. The Active Sound Design technology specially developed for the new BMW M5 takes its cues […]

Spy Photos: 2012 BMW X6 Facelift

New spy photos of the 2012 BMW X6 facelift model emerge from Spartanburg, South Carolina. BMW continues to test the xDrive35i and 50i models which will be unveiled later this year. For the first time, spy photographer Palbay spotted the 35i model which based on the photos below will feature a different front fascia compared […]

186 mph in a 2012 BMW M5

  By all accounts, the 2012 BMW M5 is nothing short of a mechanical miracle. With two fewer cylinders than the previous generation, the big bruiser manages to retain the acceleration and handling prowess that M buyers have come to expect. But where exactly can you use the full breadth of the four-door’s 560 horsepower […]

BMW offers 72 Month Financial Terms

For a limited time, get up to 72 month terms on a Certified Pre-Owned BMW. With payments so affordable, it’s never been this easy to get into BMW. Or, take advantage of 0.9% on most 2008 models for up to 36 months.* While you’re deciding, check out the one day M Driving School offer on […]

BMW Group Produces Music Video

The BMW Group has produced, and launched, an innovative music video that highlights the production process of the BMW 1 Series. Titled, “Check My Machine,” it chronicles the building of a small family car at the BMW Plant in Regensburg, Germany. The soundtrack is made exclusively of audio from seatbelts, a GPS voice, blinkers, closing […]

BMW Group DesignworksUSA to create New BART Trains

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) has chosen DesignworksUSA, the design consultancy and subsidiary of BMW Group, to create the “Fleet of the Future”—a new generation of train cars expected to be put in service by 2017. The new train cars will enhance the overall quality of the BART public transit system, and will offer passengers […]

BMW takes wraps off first electric, hybrid model to wear i badge

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS BMW AG last week unveiled concepts of electric and hybrid vehicles that will go into production and be marketed under its new i subbrand – the i3 city car that goes on sale in 2013 and the i8 sports car due in 2014. The cars are “born electric,” BMW said, and designed as […]

Labory Day Cyber Sale; Lowest Prices of the Year

  On Monday, September 5th 2011, Dreyer & Reinbold BMW will be having a Labor Day Cyber Sale. With the dealership closed for the holiday, we are offering the ability for customers to shop online for the lowest prices of the year on in-stock new and used vehicles. Once you find a vehicle you are […]