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2008 BMW X3 | new car review

The 2008 BMW X3 is a nimbler, more athletic mid size SUV to take on the likes of the Volvo XC70 but on the flip side it is very close to its larger X5 brother whose shadow looms large, subsequently pushing the X3 out of the limelight…read that as sales…

2008 BMW X5 | new car review

Like an aged fermented beverage, the 2008 BMW X5 seems to be getting better and better thanks to an extensive array of technical, space and design improvements.…

2008 BMW X6 | new car review

The four-seat 2008 BMW X6 is aimed at a different customer to X3 and X5 owners, appealing to the driver who enjoys the command driving position, but one that also savors the characteristics of a sports car.…

BMW considering Volvo acquisition

BMW considering Volvo acquisition

After successfully selling its Aston Martin brand to an investor group, Ford is considering the sale of another one of its key properties – Volvo – in order to raise capital. The news comes from Sweden’s Goteborgs Posten newspaper, which claims BMW is still strongly considering buying Volvo. News that…

BMW group report increased sales

BMW group report increased sales

Munich-based BMW Group has reported an increase of 3.5% in their total car sales in 2006. The company sold 1,373,926 vehicles overall last year with sales of the BMW brand alone touching 1,185,049 units outstripping year 2005 sales by 5.2%. Sales of the MINI brand fell by 6.2% to 188,072…

BMW is preferred vehicle

BMW is preferred vehicle

Dubai – AGMC, the exclusive importer for BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce for Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has signed an agreement with Dubai Protocol and Guest-House Department of H.H. Ruler’s Court and provided them with 52 BMWs for their official use. The cars include thirty 740Li’s, twenty 523i’s and…

BMW group heading for record sales

Munich – The BMW Group has reported a 2.8% increase in sales of cars worldwide from January 2006 until November 2006. The company has sold 1,244,775 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand automobiles this year (Jan 06-Nov 06) with a increase of 33,654 vehicles over the same period last year. Dr…