Munich. Thursday, 21. March 2019 - 10:00 CET.
Here you will see the live transmission of the BMW Group Analyst- and Investor Conference 2019.

 

BACKGROUNDs:

BMW Manufacturing Continues as Largest U.S. Automotive Exporter by Value.

For the fifth consecutive year, BMW Manufacturing led the nation in automotive exports by value. BMW exported 234,689 X models from its Spartanburg, SC, plant during 2018. About 81 pct. of these Sports Activity Vehicles and Coupes were exported through the Port of Charleston with an export value of more than $8.4 billion, according to Commerce Department data. This confirms that the South Carolina factory is the leading U.S. automotive exporter by value. Read more...

BMW Group delivers over 171,000 vehicles in February.

New BMW 3 Series sedan arriving in showrooms in March +++ BMW i3 sales increase 20% in first two months of year +++ Nota: “confident we will achieve slight sales increase this year”. Read more...

BMW Group and Daimler AG to jointly develop next-generation technologies for automated driving.

Long-term strategic cooperation + Next generation of technologies for driver assistance systems and highly automated driving + Flexible platform and shorter innovation cycles + Technology to be market ready by mid-2020s + Klaus Fröhlich: Consistent pursuit of scalable platform strategy and pooling of expertise from two technology leaders + Ola Källenius: Working with the right partners, we want to continue enhancing this technology. Read more...

BMW Group and Daimler AG invest more than €1 billion in joint mobility services provider.

Game-changing new player to enter growing market for urban mobility +++ Vision: all-electric, autonomous, on-demand mobility +++ Five joint ventures to be established: REACH NOW, CHARGE NOW, FREE NOW, PARK NOW, and SHARE NOW +++ Services already have roughly 60 million customers worldwide +++ Plans to create up to 1,000 new jobs worldwide +++ BMW Group and Daimler AG to share investments and maximize chances. Read more...

BMW Group global sales increase in January.

Group deliveries increase 0.5% to 170,463 +++ BMW sales up 0.8% to 149,616 +++ Mainland China main growth driver +++ BMW i3 sales increase 30.4% +++ Nota: “Further growth expected this year”. Read more...

Milestone in the expansion of BMW Brilliance Automotive: CBA General Meeting approves stake sale.

The long-term expansion of the BMW Brilliance Automotive Ltd. (BBA) Joint Venture has achieved a significant milestone: On Friday, a Special General Meeting of Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Ltd. (CBA) in Hongkong approved the sale of a 25 percent shareholding in BBA to the BMW Group. Around 63 percent of the represented shareholders voted in favor of this step. Read more...

BMW Group remains world’s leading premium automotive company in 2018.

Eighth consecutive year of record sales +++ Best-ever sales figures for BMW, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad +++ BMW sales up 1.8%: 2,125,026 sold worldwide +++ More than 140,000 electrified vehicles delivered worldwide +++ Sales surge at BMW M GmbH: more than 100,000 sold +++ Positive sales outlook for 2019: further growth expected. Read more...

BMW Group delivers over 140,000 electrified vehicles in 2018.

Electrified vehicles sales up 38.4% year-on-year +++ BMW Group European market leader in electromobility +++ Krüger: Once again, we’ve achieved our ambitious target +++ Company set to continue leading role in technology innovation +++ 500,000 BMW Group e-vehicles expected on the roads by the end of 2019. Read more...