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BMW Electrifies The LA AutoShow 2017

 
BMW Electrifies The LA AutoShow 2017
By: Brandon J. O'Brien
Images by: Brandon O'Brien / Motor Driven Images unless otherwise specified


Unlike most of the manufacturers displaying their wares at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, which opened to the public on Friday December 1st, BMW's stage was devoid of any cars when the media arrived Wednesday morning.  What an odd feeling to be there with only doors marked with the words;  M PERFORMANCE,  LUXURY,  ELECTRIFIED.
 

BMW Design Leader Adrian van Hooydonk Describes The BMW Concept 8 Series On The 18th Green Pebble Beach

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BMW: Celebrating 100 Years Of History In Monterey (Part 2)

 


BMW: Celebrating 100 Years Of History In Monterey (Part 2)
By: Brandon O'Brien
Image Credit: Brandon O'Brien / Motor Driven Images unless otherwise stated

Continuing from BMW: Celebrating 100 Years Of History In Monterey (Part 1)

2016 marks 100 years of production for BMW although the actual production of automobiles did not officially begin until 1929 with the DA2 3/15 PS.  Without going into a history lesson BMW was established as an aircraft engine manufacturer, in 1923 expanding into motorcycles, and 1928 automobiles.  The famous logo that we now recognize came into existence around July 1917.

BMW: Celebrating 100 Years Of History In Monterey (Part 1)

 


BMW: Celebrating 100 Years Of History In Monterey (Part 1)
By: Brandon O'Brien
Image Credit: Brandon O'Brien / Motor Driven Images unless otherwise stated

2016 marks 100 years of production for BMW although the actual production of automobiles did not officially begin until 1929 with the DA2 3/15 PS.  Without going into a history lesson BMW was established as an aircraft engine manufacturer, in 1923 expanding into motorcycles, and 1928 automobiles.  The famous logo that we now recognize came into existence around July 1917.