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News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 30, 2019  

BMW awards Magna its largest ever transmissions order

Multi-year deal covers all front-wheel drive, dual-clutch, hybrid variants.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
August 1, 2019  

BMW profits drop on higher costs, spending for new tech

Automaker spent US$1.5 billion on research and development in the quarter.

News Automotive General
July 30, 2019  

BMW wins skirmish in $175M claim against Autoport over stored cars

Automaker says BMW and MINI models stored by Autoport in Halifax were unduly exposed to ice, water and salt.

News Automotive General
October 23, 2018  

BMW to recall 1.6 million vehicles worldwide over fire risk

In some diesel vehicles coolant could leak from the exhaust gas recirculation module.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
September 18, 2018  

EU probes BMW, Daimler, VW over emission systems

Received information the automakers held meetings to discuss clean technologies aimed at limiting car exhaust emissions.

News Automotive General
July 10, 2018  

BMW to make electric MINIs in China

The German automaker has formed a JV with Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motor.

News Automotive Government General
July 10, 2018  

European exporters shift trade to avoid higher US tariffs

One European business advocate says companies are “scrambling to readjust supply chains'” so US-bound goods don’t pass through China.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 10, 2017  

Magna joins BMW, Intel to develop autonomous vehicle tech by 2021

Technology to be flexible, adoptable for integration by multiple automakers.

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August 16, 2017  

Fiat Chrysler joins BMW-Intel autonomous vehicle partnership

FCA also has a partnership to provide vehicles and install technology developed by Google’s autonomous car unit, Waymo.

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July 25, 2017  

BMW to build electric Mini in England despite looming Brexit

Company said it has neither sought nor received assurances it would not be hit with border taxes when it ships parts to Britain.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Production Sustainability
July 24, 2017  

German automakers’ shares fall on diesel emissions concerns

Newsmagazine report claims the automakers have colluded for years over diesel technology.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 28, 2017  

BMW invests $600M in South Carolina plant

Expansion will create about 1,000 jobs over the next four years.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 28, 2017  

BMW’s iVentures invests $15M in the “Uber” of manufacturing

Xometry’s machine learning-based software platform provides on-demand manufacturing services.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 20, 2017  

Magna to produce BMW 5-series plug-in hybrid

Manufacturing will be based out of the auto parts giant’s Austrian plant, which has been producing BMW vehicles for 15 years.

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May 19, 2017  

Toyota, 3 other automakers settle Takata air bags suit

Settlement compensates owners for things like lost wages or child care while they were taking their vehicle in for the recall repair.