BMW Group Plant Regensburg will produce drive components for electrified vehicles from 2021

The BMW Group is further expanding its Germany-based production capacities for electric drives.  From 2021, battery cells for high-voltage batteries will be coated at BMW Group Plant Regensburg and complete high-voltage batteries will be produced from …

BMW Charging and MINI Charging: expanded charging options for Gen5 market launch

BMW Charging and MINI Charging are extending and supplementing their customer offering to coincide with the market launch of BMW’s fifth-generation electrification kit. Innovative charging solutions and digital services for easy and convenient home, wo…

BMW recalls multiple PHEV models

BMW again has a problem with the high-voltage batteries in plug-in hybrid vehicles. Due to possible impurities in the production process of the battery cells, there is an increased risk of fire in several series. The total number of plug-in vehicles involved is 26,700 worldwide. One-third of these units are in customers’ hands; the rest […]

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Four manufacturers already met EU CO2 targets by Q3

Based on their sales figures for the first half of 2020, the PSA Group, Volvo, FCA and the BMW Group already meet the EU targets for average CO2 emissions from new cars, as shown by an analysis by Transport & Environment. Renault, Nissan, the Toyota Mazda fleet and Ford only have to catch up with […]

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First BMW iX3 comes off production line at BMW Brilliance Automotive plant in China

The first fully-electric BMW iX3 has left the production line at the BMW Brilliance Automotive joint venture (BBA) in Shenyang, China. The workforce at the BBA Plant Dadong in Shenyang already celebrated the successful start of production on 29 Septemb…