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2017 J.D. Power (2014 Model Year) Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS)

2017 J.D. Power (2014 Model Year) Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS)

COSTA MESA, Calif.: 22 Feb. 2017 — While Lexus and Porsche nameplates lead the industry in vehicle dependability, owners of many high-volume vehicles are also rewarded with excellent long-term quality, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Vehicle Dependability StudySM (VDS), released today.The study, now in its 28th year ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL REVIEW - February 20, 2017: BMW, Lamborghini, Dodge, Chrysler, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Mazda, Jaguar, RV's

NHTSA RECALL REVIEW - February 20, 2017: BMW, Lamborghini, Dodge, Chrysler, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Mazda, Jaguar, RV's

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review and 2017 Updates

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review and 2017 Updates

It was new for 2016 and it’s a hybrid-powered SUV from BMW. This X5 is BMW’s first plug-in hybrid core production model. That is, outside of the BMW i line-up ... Continue reading

2017 Chicago Auto Show Opens its Doors

2017 Chicago Auto Show Opens its Doors

THE 2017 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW READY TO OPEN ITS DOORS The Nation's Largest Auto Show Runs Feb. 11-20 CHICAGO (Feb. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP : February 6, 2017: Kia; Chevrolet; Nissan; Maserati; BMW; RV's,

NHTSA RECALL RECAP : February 6, 2017: Kia; Chevrolet; Nissan; Maserati; BMW; RV's,

NHTSA RECALL RECAP : February 6, 2017: Kia; Chevrolet; Nissan; Maserati; BMW; RV's, ... Continue reading

Attention Volkswagen Touareg TDI Owners - Compare 200 Dimensions, Capacities and Performance Of Your Soon To Be Bought VW TDI With Every SUV Available (1997-2017)

Attention Volkswagen Touareg TDI Owners - Compare 200 Dimensions, Capacities and Performance Of Your Soon To Be Bought VW TDI With Every SUV Available (1997-2017)

Attention Volkswagen Toureg TDI Owners - Compare The Dimension's, performance, Accessories and Safety capabilities Of Your Soon To Be Replaced Vehicle With Every SUV Available (1997-2017) and Compare before you waste your time and potentially buy a replacement that is not up to the TDI benefits. ... Continue reading

BMW Group U.S. January 2017 Sales

BMW Group U.S. January 2017 Sales

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Feb. 1, 2017 -- Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 0.1 percent in January for a total of 18,109 compared to 18,082 vehicles sold in January, 2016. ... Continue reading

IIHS Crash Tests: Tesla and BMW Electric Vehicles Fail To Receive Safety Award +VIDEO

IIHS Crash Tests: Tesla and BMW Electric Vehicles Fail To Receive Safety Award +VIDEO

Near miss Two all-electric cars fall short of earning an IIHS safety award Two all-electric vehicles fall short of meeting the Institute's awards criteria, but consumers who want to minimize gas consumption while also prioritizing safety can choose from two plug-in hybrids that earn the 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award. The ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALLS - JANUARY 30, 2017:

NHTSA RECALLS - JANUARY 30, 2017:

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

IIHS: 2017 BMW 2 Series Coupe and 2017 BMW 3 Series Sedan Earn “Top Safety Pick+”.

IIHS: 2017 BMW 2 Series Coupe and 2017 BMW 3 Series Sedan Earn “Top Safety Pick+”.

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – January 25, 2017 … BMW is proud to announce the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety named the 2017 BMW 2 Series Coupe and 2017 BMW 3 Series Sedan a “Top Safety Pick+”, continuing the company’s long-standing commitment to offer class-leading safety with each new model. In order to earn ... Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Nissan and BMW Partner to Expand DC Fast Charger Access Across the U.S.

PRESS RELEASE: Nissan and BMW Partner to Expand DC Fast Charger Access Across the U.S.

Nissan and BMW Partner Once Again to Expand DC Fast Charger Access Across the U.S. to Benefit EV Drivers · An additional 174 EVgo-networked 50kW DC Fast charging stations have been installed across 33 states to facilitate easier longer distance electric vehicle travel for Nissan LEAF and BMW i3 drivers, and all EV dri ... Continue reading

Test Drive a BMW or MINI At BMW and MINI Driving Experience relaunches in the USA

Test Drive a BMW or MINI At BMW and MINI Driving Experience relaunches in the USA

Woodcliff Lake, NJ. January 23, 2017; BMW of North America is proud to offer customers and enthusiasts the opportunity to experience newly enhanced driver training courses for both the BMW and MINI Driving Experiences. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 16 2017: BMW, Volvo, Toyota, Maserati, Ford, MINI, Rolls-Royce,Trucks, RV's

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 16 2017: BMW, Volvo, Toyota, Maserati, Ford, MINI, Rolls-Royce,Trucks, RV's

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

The BMW 5 Series Wins EyesOnDesign Best Designed User Experience Award at 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit

The BMW 5 Series Wins EyesOnDesign Best Designed User Experience Award at 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit

Woodcliff Lake, NJ/Detroit, MI – January 13, 2017 … The all-new 7th generation BMW 5 Series is already earning accolades from the industry as it recently was awarded the Best Designed User Experience Award from EyesOn Design. The EyesOnDesign Awards are the officially-sanctioned design awards for the 2017 North Ame ... Continue reading

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 12, 2017 -- A bright spotlight is shining on SUVs thanks to record retail sales in 2016, yet three of every four car buyers didn't even consider buying an SUV, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Auto Avoider Study,SM released today. ... Continue reading

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