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Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (German pronunciation: [ˈbaɪ̯ʁɪʃə mɔˈtʰɔʁn̩ ˈvɛɐ̯kə]; German for Bavarian Motor Works), usually known under its abbreviation BMW (German pronunciation: [ˈbeːˈʔɛmˈveː]), is a German luxury vehicle, motorcycle, and engine manufacturing company founded in 1916. Headquartered in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. BMW owns Mini cars and is the parent company of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. BMW produces motorcars under the BMW Motorsport division and motorcycles under BMW Motorrad, and plug-in electric cars under the BMW i sub-brand and the “iPerformance” model designation within the regular BMW lineup. It is one of the best-selling luxury automakers in the world.[3] The company is a component of the Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index.[4]

BMW Motorrad USA outperforms industry in 2017

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Woodcliff Lake, NJ – January 10, 2018…BMW Motorrad reported sales of 13,546 motorcycles for 2017, down just 1.3% from the 13,730 motorcycles sold in 2016.  However, despite the slight downturn, BMW outpaced the rest of the motorcycle industry (which was down 3.2%) and its relevant competition (which was down 6.3%). …

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Podcast: The BestRide best rides of 2017

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For the second time, we welcome back the entire editorial staff of _BestRide_ to talk about their favorite cars driven in 2017. Craig Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief, joins podcast regular Nicole Wakelin and newcomer John Goreham to break down the best vehicles in each category. Finally, we talk about their overall best …

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2017 BMW i8 review

BMW i8

It’s sleek and sexy with a touch of badass. The BMW i8 hasn’t changed much since it arrived on U.S. shores in August 2014. Could it stand a few updates? Sure, but the plug-in electric hybrid i8 is still is solid vehicle that’s a lot of fun to drive. 2017 …

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Photo of the Day: 30 Years Young

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The first M3 and the latest M3 side-by-side. E30s are like a fine wine: always tasteful and beyond elegant, with just a hint of magic. The F35s are as sleek and performance oriented as they appear, and then some. Talk about two cars I’d like to take on the Autobahn! …

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Be still my 8chy breaky BMW heart

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It’s been a long time since an 8 Series BMW graced dealerships and showrooms across the country. That’s about to change as BMW is planning on bringing a new 8 Series in 2018. Today, they dropped a teaser image of the design study so we have a tiny idea of what …

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Podcast: 2017 BMW 5 Series Review

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We talk to Harvey Briggs, industry veteran and Editor-in-Chief of Rides & Drives, about the new 2017 BMW 5 Series. It’s packed with technology, including some autonomous tech, plus the owner can park it from outside the car. While all of that is well-and-good, is it still an Ultimate Driving …

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