Tuesday 19 September 2023
Automotive LED deliveries picking up as BMW adopts ambient lighting
Automotive LEDs became the driving force of LED deliveries in the third quarter of this year. As more new cars are poised to be launched, suppliers are ramping up more actively. LED...
Monday 11 September 2023
BMW overhauls Mini factory for the electric age with UK support
BMW AG will invest in the 110-year-old plant where the Mini brand was born, tapping the UK government for support to secure the factory's future.
Monday 4 September 2023
BMW unwraps next-generation EV to take on Tesla, China's BYD
BMW AG presented the first prototype of its future electric-vehicle lineup, ringing in a new stage in the fight to catch up to Tesla Inc. and defend sales in its most important market...
Thursday 3 August 2023
BMW raises outlook for car deliveries on strong EV demand
BMW AG increased its forecast for vehicle deliveries for the year on the back of a deep order bank and increasing demand for fully electric cars.
Thursday 8 June 2023
AESC breaks ground South Carolina plant to supply BMW
Japan-headquartered battery maker AESC broke ground on its plant in South Carolina, USA, on June 7. The facility, expected to become fully operational in 2026, will support BMW EVs...
Friday 19 May 2023
BMW to start making new EVs in China from 2026
Premium automaker BMW aims to grow its market share in China with locally-made EVs. The company said on May 18 that it will begin manufacturing the Neue Klasse (New Class) models...
Thursday 11 May 2023
China-based Eve Energy will build battery plant in Hungary to support BMW
Another China-based battery company has expanded to Hungary. Eve Energy recently bought land in Debrecen to build its first European plant, slated to begin operation in 2026. The...
Tuesday 25 April 2023
Connector maker SpeedTech unveils new factories overseas
Speedtech, a Taiwan-based connector manufacturer, has announced new factory projects in Mexico and Malaysia to meet the needs of customers in the decentralized supply chain.
Tuesday 7 March 2023
Onsemi will supply SiC to BMW in long-term agreement
US-based semiconductor manufacturer Onsemi announced on March 6 a long-term supply agreement (LTSA) with BMW AG (BMW) for onsemi's EliteSiC technology in the German premium car manufacturer's...
Friday 17 February 2023
Valeo and BMW to co-develop L4 automated parking technology
French automotive supplier Valeo and German automaker BMW strengthened their partnership by adding another item to the shared work list. The duo said on February 14 that they will...
Tuesday 14 February 2023
VW and BMW battery supplier could reap billions from Biden's EV bill
Northvolt AB joined European companies putting policy makers on notice about the allure of US green tech incentives, calling tax credits tucked in President Joe Biden's Inflation...
Monday 6 February 2023
BMW to invest EUR800 million in Mexico to ramp up EV battery production
BMW showed its EV ambition for the North American market. The premium automaker announced a EUR800 million (US$863.3 million) investment in Mexico, mainly to build an assembly center...
Friday 6 January 2023
Innolux cuts into supply chain of primary car vendors
Innolux, along with subsidiary CarUX, has cut into the supply chain of many significant car vendors, including BMW, Tesla, Volkswagen, General Motors (GM), Audi and Geely Auto.
Thursday 29 December 2022
BMW to gain China presence by offering 11 EV models in 2023
BMW is poised to grow its EV market share notably in China. The premium automaker plans to raise the number of battery EV models to 11 next year, getting closer to a goal of delivering...
Thursday 22 December 2022
BMW broadens partnership with battery-maker Solid Power
BMW AG is deepening its partnership with Solid Power Inc. as it seeks to lock in an emerging battery technology that could help lower the cost of its electric vehicles.
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