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2016 Was a Record Production Year for BMW Manufacturing

BMW Manufacturing recently revealed that it had set a new largest annual production record, with a total of 411,171 X model vehicles produced in the Spartanburg, South Carolina, plant during 2016. This record guarantees that the plant remains BMW Group global production network’s largest plant by volume. It’s notable that the plant exported 70 percent of its production, or 287,700 vehicles, last year.

 

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Meet the Sporty and Sleek BMW X2 Concept SUV

Once the only model left out in from the X series of crossovers, the 2 Series is finally getting is overdue coupe-SUV crossover in the form of the BMW X2. Just recently revealed at the Paris Motor Show, this smooth and sleek model is still in its conceptual form - but that doesn't keep it from showing off its new and imposing design:

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Dive into the Next 100 Years of BMW Excellence

The staff here at BMW of Honolulu is incredibly excited to share the upcoming Iconic Impulses event with our customers in the Honolulu, HI area and across Hawaii. Slated for a public unveiling on Facebook next month, October 11th, this unique event turns to the next 100 years of BMW production and what kind of technologies to expect between now and 2116. Based on the teaser below, we have no idea what to expect from the future of BMW:

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New 2017 BMW 7-Series Offers Subtle Improvements Over Last Year's Redesign, Says The Car Connection Review

Although BMW introduced a major redesign of its flagship 7-Series sedan in 2016, that's no reason not to continue to raise the bar for excellence. The Car Connection recently reviewed the 2017 7-Series and reports BMW's engineers have introduced several notable enhancements.
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The new 2017 7-Series has more window glass, an upright, formal stance to its signature grille and clean sheet metal. The cabin space has been pushed slightly outward, making for a little more room in the an already expansive front section. Now that heated seats are becoming more common...

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New BMW M2 Satisfies Driving Enthusiasts' Need for Speed, Says AutoGuide

The all-new 2016 BMW M2 has been updated to be faster and more fun at every turn, concludes AutoGuide in a new review. Click "play" in the video clip below to watch the full report.

Despite minimal changes to the engine, AutoGuide reports the M2 feels markedly different than the old M235i. This is thanks to pistons and bearings borrowed from the M3/M4 and beefier spark plugs and a custom-tailored turbo. In a word, the M2 is "fast" - bolting from 0-60 mph in 4.2 seconds. The 3.0-liter turbo inline six-cylinder makes 365 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of…

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The Signature Design Elements of BMW Automobiles

Were you aware that BMW vehicle designs feature signature elements to the automaker that are also universal across its models? In the modern era of aesthetic vulnerability, when a car’s design can change on a whim from one year to the next, and the only consistent reality is an appeal to short-term fads, BMW remains steadfast to its signature design elements. Elements like the kidney grille, Hofmeister kink, and the Roundel are omnipresent on BMW automobiles whether they are from twenty years ago, ten years into the future, or driven

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BMW 3-Series Still the Best Luxury Sedan, Says Bloomberg BusinessWeek

In a new review, Bloomberg BusinessWeek calls BMW's 3-Series the best all-around luxury sedan, based on consistency of experience, performance and styling. In particular, writer Hannah Elliott focused her attention on the 2016 BMW 340i.

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The 340i comes with a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-V6 engine that generates 320 horsepower and 33 pound-feet of torque. Although quiet at idle and even in the lower gears, you can hear the engine's aggression as you move into fourth and fifth gear.

 

Features like Rain-sensing wipers, auto-dimming lights, keyless entry and the power...

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