BMW Fully Digital Key

BMW to offer Fully Digital Key with iPhone in 45 countries

BMW will become the first carmaker to enable its customers to offer a fully digital car key, using Apple’s iPhone. Stored securely in the Apple Wallet for iPhone, car owners can just tap to unlock and easily get going by placing the iPhone in the smartphone tray and pushing the start button. The owner can […]

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BMW caters to extravagance with the 8-Series Edition Golden Thunder

‘Golden Thunder’ is not the title of a new Chinese movie but the name of a special edition of the BMW 8-Series created by BMW Individual. Available for three body variants, its extravagant enhancement is in the form of specific design accentuations in gold along with high-end BMW Individual equipment features for both the exterior […]

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2020 BMW X5 xDrive45e M Sport

‘The Boss’ gets electrified with the new BMW X5 xDrive45e M Sport

Following on from the launch of the G05 BMW X5 a year ago, BMW Malaysia has now added an electrified variant – the X5 xDrive45e M Sport – to the range. Excluding insurance premium and with the  10% Sales Tax exemption as the model is assembled locally in Kedah, the retail price is RM440,745. The […]

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MINI and BMW prices with Sales Tax exemption

Note: Prices are for private registration and do not include insurance premiums and PUSPAKOM inspection charges. Tax exemption (until December 31, 2020) only applicable to 2020 models - 5% for imported CBU models, 10% for locally-assembled CKD models. Most expensive BMW model assembled locally - the 740LE xDrive - is almost RM30,000 cheaper when no [...] Continue Reading
BMW battery pack

BMW Group Malaysia extends BMW and MINI PHEV battery pack warranties

BMW Group Malaysia has been a driving force in electrified vehicles for many years. This mirrors its global electrification initiatives not just in products but also in related activities such as battery pack manufacturing. It’s therefore not surprising that many of the BMWs on the roads are electrified, with plug-in hybrid powertrains. The cost of […]

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2020 BMW 5-Series LCI

First look at the new updated BMW 5-Series

First introduced in 1972, with worldwide sales of the current generation reaching 600,000 units since 2016. Sales launch of new updated 5-Series in Europe from July 2020. Newly designed BMW kidney grille with slimmer LED headlights. Adaptive LED Matrix technology and BMW Laserlight also available. Three-dimensional sculpted rear lights, all variants now have trapezoidal exhaust […]

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BMW Child Safety

BMW Malaysia’s Child Safety Seat Subsidy program moves to Phase 2

With the compulsory use of Child Restraint Systems (CRS), typically childseats, having been imposed at the beginning of this year, parents have to buy such seats if they want to bring their small children out in the car. However, for those in the lower income group, it may be tough to purchase this item. To […]

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BMW battery technology

BMW’s battery pack technology reduces replacement costs

When people started buying hybrids and electric vehicles, the issue of battery pack costs was not so apparent. Perhaps it was due to having used batteries in conventional cars which could last a few years and replaced periodically at a relatively low cost. However, the battery pack in an electrified vehicle (hybrid/EV) is different from […]

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BMW Group Malaysia

BMW Shop Online and BMW Engage digitalise premium ownership experience

Along with MINI Malaysia, BMW Group Malaysia has also introduced new online platforms – the BMW Shop Online and BMW Engage – as a way to digitalise the premium ownership experience for customers in Malaysia. This is particularly useful at this time with the Movement Control Order (MCO) restricting customers from visiting showrooms. BMW Engage, […]

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