Tag: BMW

BMW Art Cars now on the Net

BMW Art Cars now on the Net

The first BMW Art Car, a 3.0CSL racing car, was presented in the early 1970s  It was at a Le Mans 24-Hour race in the early 1970s that an unusual BMW 3.0CSL racing car first appeared, its bodywork painted in a unique way that made it stand out from the pack of cars […]

BMW Group sales reach new heights

BMW Group sales reach new heights

Building on the steady growth of sales across all brands – BMW, MINI and BMW Motorrad (motorcycles) – over the past few months, BMW Group Malaysia today announced that the organization recently achieved its highest ever monthly sales figures both globally and within the Malaysian market for month of June.During […]

Biggest BMW Centre in China opens in Chengdu

Biggest BMW Centre in China opens in Chengdu

Sime Darby Motors (SDM), a division of the Sime Darby Group, has opened the largest BMW retail centre in China. Located in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province on the western side of the country, the new BMW Centre is a 4S facility, offering sales, after-sales service, spare parts and […]

FIRST RIDE: BMW K 1600 GTL

FIRST RIDE: BMW K 1600 GTL

WE’RE SPOILT for choice this year. Not only have BMW introduced us to the K 1600 GT, they have also launched the K 1600 GTL, an even more luxurious version of their six-cylinder flagship. It is instantly obvious from the low scooped out seat that this isn’t just a GT […]

New BMW 1-Series in showrooms

BMW Group Malaysia has just introduced the new 1-Series Coupe and 1-Series Convertible in 135i and 120i forms, respectively. Only 30 units of the previous version were imported (officially) and according to Geoffrey Briscoe, MD of BMW Group Malaysia, the strategy for these cars will remain the same to ensure […]

Future BMW in next Mission:Impossible movie

Future BMW in next Mission:Impossible movie

Movies are seen by millions the world over and for many years now, carmakers have seen the value of having their products appear in them – what is called ‘product placement – and often, the model will be the latest one or one that is due for introduction – or […]

New BMW dealership in Kuching

New BMW dealership in Kuching

To better serve customers in and around the Kuching area, BMW Group Malaysia has added Regas Premium Auto Sdn. Bhd to its nationwide network. Located along the prime location of Rock Road, the new Regas Premium Auto BMW dealership (formerly managed by Auto Bavaria) has been in operation for over […]

BMW 1M drifts on top of helipad!

BMW 1M drifts on top of helipad!

This is one of those ‘believe it or not’ scenes – a BMW 1M Coupe drifting in a circle on the world’s highest helipad on top of a building in Los Angeles. It’s 300 metres up and the car is smoking its tyres as it goes round and round – […]

New BMW M5

New BMW M5

PR departments of car companies try very hardto keep details of a new model (especially its looks) secret until the launch. Their greatest enemies (apart from nasty journalists) are photographers who make a living out of getting spy shots. In the past, before the Internet, the reach of such spy shots […]

B5 biodiesel now available

B5 biodiesel now available

Since announcing the National Biofuel Policy in 2006 as one strategy to reduce dependence on petroleum, the government has been pushing for the blend of palm oil and diesel fuel to be made available at stations. However, it has taken until last week for biodiesel to finally go on sale […]