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  1. Recharge Wrap Up: VW's Last Mile Surfer, Apple's BMW i3Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Volkswagen has unveiled its Last Mile Surfer . This little electric scooter it folds up small enough to fit in the trunk and weighs just 24 pounds will go on sale next year for around 1,000 euros , according to VW chairman Martin Winterkorn, as reported by Autocar .

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  2. DRIVEN: BMW X5 xDrive40e plug-in hybrid in MunichRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Impressive as the BMW i8 is as a technology showcase, there's only that much ground it can cover from a reach perspective - a sports car undoubtedly gets a lot of attention and its tech noticed, but accessibility is always going to be an issue given the stratospheric leanings and limited sampling scope. The move to take its plug-in hybrid tech from the i sub-brand to a wider audience comes in the form of a SAV - the BMW X5 xDrive40e has the honour of being the automaker's first BMW core brand PHEV offering.

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  3. Borgward: 800,000 vehicles by 2020. No, reallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | AutoWeek

    ... large SUV has been spotted testing around Germany, suggesting something the size of a Mercedes-Benz GLE-class or a BMW X5. No other details were given at this time though the company, led by Christian Borgward, the grandson of company founder Carl ...

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  4. BMW X6 facelift launched at Rs. 1.15 croreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Indian Express

    ... and tailpipe covered in high-gloss chrome. Inside the cabin, one will notice similar interiors as seen on the current BMW X5. The two-tone upholstery in Nappa leather with contrast stitching in Cognac/Black or Ivory white/black gives the cabin a ...

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  5. Apple Wanted To Use BMW i3 As Basis For Its Own Electric Car: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | GreenCarReports

    ... BMW is in the process of adding plug-in hybrid versions to all of its mainstream models, it notes, with the 2016 BMW X5 xDrive 40e the first to arrive in U.S. showrooms later this year. Meanwhile, plug-in vehicles already represent a higher ...

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  6. 2015 BMW X6 Hits the Markets at Rs.1.15 croreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Indian Drives

    BMW has added one more car to their list of X-series of vehicles in India with the launch of the 2015 X6 at an ex-showroom price of Rs.1.15 crore. Currently, the company offers the X1, X3 and the X5 crossovers in the country.

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  7. BMW to strengthen its place in the 'Make in India initiative', more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | OnCars.in

    BMW India is planning to locally produce up to 15 of its cars in India, further increase its share and emerging as a significant player in the Central Governments ' Make in India ' initiative. The German manufacturer has already increased the localization of parts at its manufacturing facility in Chennai by up to 50 percent and with the current strategy, we can expect the percentage to move further ahead.

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  8. Driving The BMW 1 Series Prototype With Direct Water Injection Review +VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Auto Channel

    July 22, 2015: - Earlier this month, The Auto Channel already reported on one of the technologies that BMW wanted to share with us during their recent Innovation Day at the Miramas test facility in southern France. It was the plug-in hybrid driveline , which will - from now on - be implemented in new or renewed models.

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  9. Do other car companies have what it takes to compete with Tesla's Model X?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... the full capacity of its battery pack before its engine flips on. The coming range of luxury plug-in hybrid SUVs--the BMW X5 xDrive 40e, Mercedes-Benz GLE550e, and Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine--all offer electric-only buttons, true. But in those modes, ...

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  10. Here's how to turn your car into an airport rental and make money while on vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | SILive.com

    ... for $45 a day, featuring a picture of a Honda Civic, and $100-a-day "2001-2005 luxury SUV" category, represented by a BMW X5. The price for both included 100 miles of driving per day at no additional charge.

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  11. Rent your car after parking it free at Newark airport? FlightCar launchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | NJ.com

    ... for $45 a day, featuring a picture of a Honda Civic, and $100-a-day "2001-2005 luxury SUV" category, represented by a BMW X5. The price for both included 100 miles of driving per day at no additional charge.

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  12. Tire Review: Sailun Atrezzo SVR LX All-Season Suv TireRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2012 | CanadianDriver

    ... implications coming from your typical family sedan. Most sporty or luxury SUVs like the Porsche Cayenne, Audi Q5 or BMW X5 (in my case a Lexus LX570), come standard with some of the big name brand tires like Michelin and Bridgestone . But these ...

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  13. BMW bringing two new concepts to Pebble BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Autoblog

    BMW has announced that it will reveal not one, but two new concept cars during Monterey Car Week next month. The Bavarian automaker released this teaser image in conjunction with the announcement, showing what looks like a rather racy steering wheel to suggest that at least one of those concepts will be focused on performance.

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  14. Do BMW, Mercedes, Volvo Plug-In Hybrid SUVs Compete With Tesla Model X?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | GreenCarReports

    ... the full capacity of its battery pack before its engine flips on. The coming range of luxury plug-in hybrid SUVs--the BMW X5 xDrive 40e, Mercedes-Benz GLE550e, and Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine--all offer electric-only buttons, true. But in those modes, ...

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  15. China: BMW to deliver numerous new and upgraded models to counter sales slowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | INAUTONEWS

    China, the world's largest auto market, is turning away from the profit powerhouse position it had for German luxury automakers, as the global companies battle slowing sales and the increase in competitiveness. BMW AG, the world's largest premium carmaker, is now mulling the unleash of a major model offensive, with numerous redesigned and upgraded versions of its sedans and sports utility vehicles scheduled to land in China later this year, in a bid to counter weakening deliveries and the offensive of smaller peer Mercedes-Benz.

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  16. Strategic Vision announces 2015 Total Quality award winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | CanadianDriver

    ... coupe with the Dodge Challenger, which leads us to think they meant the Paceman), BMW X4 (near-luxury utility), and BMW X5 for luxury crossover. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) also scored six category toppers in the Fiat 500 (small multi-function ...

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  17. 2015 Ford F-150 'Air Curtain' Cuts Aerodynamic DragRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | GreenCarReports

    ... the system is meant to reduce the drag created by spinning wheels. (A similar system is also used on the current BMW X5 luxury SUV as well.) Obviously, that wouldn't be very practical. (If nothing else, buyers wouldn't get to show off their shiny ...

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  18. BMW In The U.S.: Not As Rosy As It SeemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Seeking Alpha

    BMW has been able to maintain its lead over other luxury car makers in the U.S., but its rivals are growing at a faster pace. BMW has resorted to incentives in order to move more units of its ageing models, but this is taking a toll on its margin performance.

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  19. BMW plans more X1 variants, including a plug-in hybrid and M with 300-plus horsepowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Digital Trends

    BMW has sold more than a fair share of its X1 crossovers in the U.S. and now the Bavarian automaker looks to be planning new variants to attract buyers seeking either efficiency or performance. Motoring is reporting that BMW admitted projections for both a plug-in hybrid and full-on X1 M, both based on the upcoming second generation X1.

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  20. DRIVEN: 2016 F48 BMW X1 - the one to rule them all?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Compact SUVs are all the rage these days, and the trend is not limited to a certain region or class - from Europe to Asia, mass market to premium, the high-riding hatchbacks are a must have in any range. As BMW will testify, the early bird gets the worm.

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