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  • BMW India to increase car prices from January 2015 4 days ago

    BMW group is the first luxury car manufacturer in India to increase car prices from the New Year. The price hike is in the region of five per cent, applicable to all the Mini and BMW cars, across the range. BMW makes the 1 Series, X1, X5, 3 Series, 5...
  • The new BMW M5 launched in India at Rs 1.35 crore November 26, 2014

    BMW India has launched the new M5 at an ex-showroom price of Rs 1.35 crore. The new M5 comes in as a CBU and is available across all BMW showrooms in the country. Changes to the new M5 include a freshened up grille, air vents, side sills and mirrors. The headlights...
  • Overdrive: It's Audi A3 vs Mercedes Benz-A Class vs BMW 1-Series November 23, 2014

    On this episode of Overdrive, we bring you the review of Audi A3, Mercedes Benz-A Class and BMW 1-Series. Also on the show, get all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • New Mini Cooper 3-and 5-door variants launched in India at Rs 31.85 lakh, Rs 35.20 lakh November 20, 2014

    Mini has launched the new Cooper 3- and 5-door at Rs 31.85 lakh and 35.20 lakh ex-showroom pan-India. Both these cars are available only in their diesel guise as of now. The Mini Coopers while retaining the basic silhouette that we have come to associate with the brand are all-new....
  • Marcel Siem chips in to win BMW Masters in playoff November 2, 2014

    German Marcel Siem chipped in from 30 feet (10 metres) at the first extra hole to win the $7 million BMW Masters in a three-man playoff on Sunday. Siem's birdie edged Frenchman Alexander Levy and Briton Ross Fisher after the trio had finished locked at 16-under-par 272 at Lake Malaren. Siem came...
  • Golf: Alexander Levy shoots 63 to go four clear at BMW Masters November 1, 2014

    Frenchman Alexander Levy took advantage of ideal scoring conditions to card nine-under-par 63 and surge to a four-stroke lead after the third round at the BMW Masters on Saturday. Levy rattled off nine birdies to post a 22-under 194 total with one round left at Lake Malaren, while Welsh Jamie Donaldson...
  • China specialist Levy leads in wet Shanghai October 30, 2014

    Frenchman Alexander Levy continued his love affair with China's golf courses by kicking off the European Tour's Final Series with a seven-under-par 65 to lead after the first round of the BMW Masters. Levy, who won the Tour's China Open in April, fired seven birdies in a bogey-free round to lead...
  • 2015 BMW M3 sedan and M4 coupe to be launched in India on November 26 October 27, 2014

    After the launch of the new Mini 3- and 5-door in India, the M3 sedan and M4 coupe from BMW will be hitting showrooms on November 26. Apart from the slightly modified nomenclature, the highlight in the cars would be the new engine running them. The twin-turbo 3.0-litre six-cylinder turbocharged engine...
  • Two killed as BMW hits tree, breaks into three pieces October 26, 2014

    Ludhiana: Two persons were killed while another was critically injured when their BMW car veered off the road and hit a road side tree at wee hours in Ludhiana on Sunday. The impact of the collision was such that the car broke into three pieces on Sarabha Nagar road, police said....
  • BMW launches automated driving project in China with Baidu September 29, 2014

    Frankfurt: German luxury carmaker BMW is teaming up with Chinese internet giant Baidu to start highly automated driving trials in Beijing and Shanghai. BMW research vehicles capable of highly automated driving have already undergone thousands of kilometers of trials on German autobahns. The project will now be expanded to include other...
  • Unflappable Horschel seals BMW Championship win September 8, 2014

    Icecool American Billy Horschel withstood an early challenge from Ryan Palmer and a late charge by Bubba Watson to win his second PGA Tour title by two shots at the BMW Championship on Sunday. Putting superbly when the pressure was at its most intense, Horschel fired a oneunderpar 69 at Cherry...
  • Billy Horschel charges three ahead at BMW Championship September 7, 2014

    Billy Horschel, seeking a second PGA Tour win, fired a sizzling 63 to surge three shots clear after a wildly fluctuating third round of multiple lead changes at the BMW Championship on Saturday. As world number one Rory McIlroy finished nine strokes off the pace after carding a rollercoaster 72, American...
  • Serigo Garcia surges to BMW summit, Rory McIlroy lurks September 6, 2014

    Colorado: Spain's Sergio Garcia fired an impressive sixunderpar 64 to take the halfway lead at the BMW Championship on Friday, with world number one Rory McIlroy only two off the pace after another 67. Garcia holed out for an eagle from 126 yards, hit five birdies and a lone bogey to...
  • Rory McIlroy shares lead at weatherhit BMW Championship September 5, 2014

    World number one Rory McIlroy grabbed a threeway share of the clubhouse lead at the BMW Championship on Thursday before the opening round was suspended due to inclement weather. McIlroy fired a threeunderpar 67, putting him in a tie with American's Jordan Spieth and Gary Woodland before play was stopped with...
  • BMW launches the new X3 in India at Rs 44.9 lakh August 28, 2014

    BMW India has launched the X3 facelift in two variants with a starting price of Rs 44.90 lakh. The X3's two variants are the X3 xDrive 20d Expedition and X3 xDrive 20d xLine (Rs 49.90 lakh). All prices are exshowroom. The new X3 gets refreshed headlamps, altered bumpers, ORVMs with turn...
  • CCI imposes Rs 2,545 crore penalty on 14 car makers August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: In the first major order against auto players, the Competition Commission on Monday slapped a penalty of Rs 2,545 crore on 14 car makers, including Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors, for violating trade norms in the spare parts and after services market. Honda Siel Cars India, Volkswagen India, Fiat...
  • My wedding? Ask me after 10 years, get my elder sister married before me: Esha Gupta August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: She made for a beautiful contemporary looking bride when she walked the BMW India Bridal Fashion Week (IBFW) ramp here for designer Jyotsna Tiwari, but in real life, "Raaz 3" actress Esha Gupta still needs a decade to decide when she'll get married. The modelturnedactress was in the capital...
  • BMW X5 Expedition: An affordable variant of the BMW X5 launched in India at Rs 64.9 lakh July 28, 2014

    BMW India has launched an affordable variant of the X5 in India. Called the X5 Expedition, the fiveseater variant is priced at Rs 64.9 lakh (exshowroom, pan India), a good Rs 6 lakh cheaper than its sevenseater version. The X5 loses its adaptive LED headlamps and instead gets bixenons. BMW has...
  • 2015 BMW X3 to be launched in India in August July 24, 2014

    The X3 is BMW's midsize offering in the luxurySUV space and knowing how lucrative this segment is at the moment, the German carmaker is in no mood to delay the launch of the X3 facelift for India. Revealed globally in February 2014, the X3 facelift will reach Indian dealerships...
  • BMW recalls 1.6 million 3Series cars over air bag problem July 17, 2014

    Detroit: BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry. The German automaker says it will recall 1.6 million 3Series cars from model years 2000 to 2006 across the world, including 574,000 in the US. The...
  • Overdrive: Review of Mercedes Benz CLA45 AMG, BMW i8 July 12, 2014

    In this episode of Overdrive, we review the Mercedes Benz CLA45 AMG and BMW i8. Also on the show, get all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Fabrizio Zanotti wins BMW International Open in playoff June 30, 2014

    COLOGNE (Germany): Fabrizio Zanotti won a fourway playoff to take the BMW International Open title on Sunday and become the first player from Paraguay to win on the European Tour. "This is huge. I think everybody in Paraguay is going to be so happy," Zanotti said after winning his first playoff....
  • Gaganjeet Bhullar finishes 33rd at BMW International June 29, 2014

    Koln(Germany): India's Gaganjeet Bhulllar finished tied 33rd after a modest twounder 70 in the fourth and final round of the BMW International Open golf tournament. It was Bhullar's best finish by far in his maiden season on the European Tour. Bhullar, who had a threeunder 69 with a bogey on closing 18th,...
  • BMW launches diesel variant of X5 at Rs 70.9 lakh June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: German luxury carmaker BMW today rolled out a diesel variant of its locally manufactured Sports Utility Vehicle, X5, from its Chennai plant at an exshowroom price of Rs 70.9 lakh. Initial deliveries of the allnew BMW X5 in India will commence by June as an overwhelming demand for the...
  • Golf: Fine start for Bhullar , Lahiri at BMW International June 27, 2014

    Koln (Germany): Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar made a welcome return to form, putting himself in a good position through the middle of the second round of the BMW International Open. Bhullar, who opened with a round of fiveunder 67 on the first day to be tied 10th, added a second...
  • BMW, Nissan keen to collaborate with Tesla: Report June 17, 2014

    Paris: Electric carmakers Nissan and BMW are keen to collaborate with rival Tesla after the US company agreed to share its patents with competitors, the Financial Times reported on Monday. "It is obviously clear that everyone would benefit if there was a far more simple way for everyone to charge their...