BMW warns on mass fraudulent emails u...

BMW warns on mass fraudulent emails under the name "BMW Automobile Company"

There are 1158 comments on the Carscoop story from Apr 24, 2007, titled BMW warns on mass fraudulent emails under the name "BMW Automobile Company". In it, Carscoop reports that:

I'm sure most of you will have had your share of spam emails varying from 20c Viagra pills to super rich African dictators in need of help to get a million bucks into the US . via Carscoop

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compiledocs

Manila, Philippines

#1351 Mar 13, 2012
what is this? is this is true? i've got received in my spam, i don't think, that this is spam...
sensible one

Plymouth, MN

#1352 Mar 15, 2012
Think about it! If they notified you that you won, why on earth would they have to have you send them your name?
dillip

Bhubaneswar, India

#1354 Mar 20, 2012
iahve got same email that stating you are the winner of 2010 bmw international awerness promtiom award and the amount is 7,50000.00 GBP ,but they are not sending any prize
dillip

Bhubaneswar, India

#1355 Mar 20, 2012
when will they send the prize to my home address
ganbaatar budjav

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

#1356 Mar 24, 2012
hi guys i have recieved an sms from:+255686681087 it saysyour mobile no, has won 500000 pounds in the AUTO MOBILE BMW PROMO. for more info send name,mobile no, address,email to [email protected] is it true??? please verify me.../my name ganbaatar budjav,mobile no:97699986565,address:mongoli a ulaanbaatar,email:[email protected] oo.com/
ganbaatar budjav

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

#1358 Mar 24, 2012
hi guys i have recieved an sms from:+255686681087 it saysyour mobile no, has won 500000 pounds in the AUTO MOBILE BMW PROMO. for more info send name,mobile no, address,email to [email protected] is it true??? please verify me.../my name ganbaatar budjav,mobile no:97699986565,address:mongoli a ulaanbaatar,email:[email protected] oo.com/
thank you!!!
Raj

Pune, India

#1359 Mar 28, 2012
Do not give any information this is scam, only gather your personal information,
my name is enkhjargal

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

#1360 Mar 29, 2012
i have recieved an sms from:+255686681087 it saysyour mobile no, has won 500000 pounds in the AUTO MOBILE BMW PROMO. for more info send name,mobile no, address,email to [email protected] what is this?
Odmandakh Gankhuyag

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

#1361 Apr 4, 2012
my name's odmandakh i from mongolia ulaanbaatar city my phone 976-99985655
Odmandakh Gankhuyag

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

#1362 Apr 4, 2012
automobile 500.000.000 pounds won bmwcar.
oramatoe

New Zealand

#1363 Apr 11, 2012
i have recieved the same message as a text, and hope that its not a scam. Please let this be true!
T-man

Birmingham, AL

#1364 Apr 12, 2012
I got the exact same email. Different name where used though! These ppl are a trip!
TERESA wrote:
I GOT AN EMAIL FIRST SAYING I WON THEN I ASKED THEM IF ITS REAL LOL I NEW IT WASN'T BUT I WANTED TO SEE IF IT WAS THEN THE SEND ME THIS SO SERIOESLEY I WONT DO ANY OF IT BUT WHAT I WANT TO KNOW IS HOW TO STOP IT????Reply
BMW PROMO [email protected] to me
show details 1:42 AM (14 minutes ago)
BMW M3 2011 PROMOTION DEPARTMENT,
Park Lane Station, Bra knell,
Berkshire RG12 8TA,
United Kingdom.
Secret (Approval) Number: BMWPROMOM32011/05674/36849.
We are in receipt of details and your claims information have
been verified, and approved for claims which will be release to you in
any way you choose to from the claims options listed below;
1. You are to appear in BMW M3 2011 Promotion Office at Park Lane
Station, Bracknell, United Kingdom to exercise your Beneficiary rights
by endorsing all the beneficiary documents to enable the release of
your winnings to you.
2. By Bank Telegraphic Transfer of 750, 000.00 Pounds into your
private bank account from our official bank along with the delivery of
your new BMW M3 Coupe Car through the supervision of our Company's
accredited Lawyer. Contact Mr. Stephan Roberto at Personal Tel:
+447024085255 [email protected]
Choose one from the two options listed above and forward your
information to the option you have chosen.
Kind Regards,
Mr. Greg Smith,
BMW M3 Promotion Claims Office
T-man

Birmingham, AL

#1365 Apr 12, 2012
I already assume this is crap!!
BMW M3 2012 PROMOTION DEPARTMENT,
Park Lane Station, Bra knell,
Berkshire RG12 8TA,
United Kingdom.
Secret (Approval) Number: BMWPROMOM32012/05674/36849.
We are in receipt of details and your claims information have
been verified.
1. You are to appear in BMW X6 2012 Promotion Office at Park Lane
Station, Bracknell, United Kingdom to exercise your Beneficiary rights
by endorsing all the beneficiary documents to enable the release of
your winnings to you.
2. By Bank Telegraphic Transfer of 750, 000.00 Pounds into your
private bank account from our official bank along with the delivery of
your new BMW X6 Coupe Car under the supervision of our certified attorney.
Please Contact Mr Philip Barber.
Tel :+447031824529
Email : [email protected]
Choose one from the two options listed above and forward your
information to the option you have chosen.
Kind Regards,
Mr. Gabriel Johnson
Marvin

Memphis, TN

#1366 Apr 12, 2012
dang i thought i won lol ha love the car thoe
Pat

Appleton, WI

#1367 Apr 12, 2012
April 12th, 2012
I also received almost the same e-mail as Teresa, except the name of the so called barrister was Mr. Phillip Barber, so they are still up to their old con games. I also agree with the person who said that BMW should go after those imposters, before they get a bad reputation. Thank You
ASROFI

Bekasi, Indonesia

#1369 Apr 20, 2012
so.. it is not true..
because i got email too..
thanks for all information
i am from Indonesia
hris

Plovdiv, Bulgaria

#1371 Apr 24, 2012
yesterday i also got an email just like u received..
THE INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS
PROMOTION DEPARTMENT OF
THE BMW AUTOMOBILE COMPANY.
22 Garden Close, Stamford, Lincs, PE9 2YP, London United Kingdom.
Reference Number: BMW/9420X2/68

WHO WAS THE SENDER I VE GOT ALSO THE SAME E-MAIL I HOPE IT WAS TRUE ?
Jo Malay

Malaysia

#1372 Apr 28, 2012
I got the same e-mail...
But I don't believe it...
So many cheater out there to get easy money...
Lottery and Sweepstake

Sweden

#1373 Apr 30, 2012
Hello

It is True that there are Series of Lottery and Giving Out
of Cash Reward from UK.
Unfortunately Mobile Numbers and Email Addresses of Winners
has been Hacked, and Winners are Now been Contacted Illegally.
Do not respond to the senders of these Messages, as they
are not in Position to Pay you your Winning PRIZE.
Send your Full Name, Address, Telephone Number and Winning Message
you received to the United Kingdom Investigation Bureau
on [email protected] so as to enable them ascertain
if you really won the Lottery and give you true information
on how your winnings can be Collected.
You Will also be Informed if the Winning Message you Received is a Fraud Notification.
Mikemilli

Port Saint Lucie, FL

#1374 May 3, 2012
Yea dey sent us all the same thing. I've never been the great britian so I know I have not won money n a car. I bet dey sitting back saying, silly Americans would do anything for cars n money. Smh

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