Long wheelbase BMW 330iL M Sport available for purchase from today

Long wheelbase (LWB) sedans are not new but in earlier years, they were largely limited production cars, often extended by third parties (not the carmakers themselves). Generally, LWB cars were in the uppermost segment of the market as they were seen to confer more ‘status’. It was only in the 1980s that carmakers began to […]

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2021 BMW 320i Sport

2021 BMW 320i Sport with new BMW Live Cockpit Professional

The locally-assembled BMW 320i Sport has received an upgrade to advance digitisation in the car. This upgrade relates to the latest infotainment system – the new BMW Live Cockpit Professional. Priced from RM243,883.65 without insurance and with exemption of 100% of sales tax applicable (until the end of the year), the latest model is about […]

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2021 BMW M4 Competition - Red Bull Driftbrothers DMEC

Red Bull Driftbrothers to debut new BMW M4 Competition in Drift Masters European Championship next month

The cars that you see in drifting are typically Japanese sportscars – after all, the sport began along  the mountain roads of that country in the 1970s. There are also some other non-Japanese models and these include BMWs. At the Drift Masters European Championship (DMEC) this year, the new BMW M4 Competition will also be […]

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BMW X5 PHEV uses world’s first FSC-certified tyre

Pirelli is the first company in the world to produce a range of FSC-certified (Forest Stewardship Council) tyres which represent a new horizon for increasingly sustainable tyre production. The tyres are made from rayon and FSC-certified natural rubber which comes from FSC-certified plantations. What is FSC? FSC forest management certification confirms that plantations are managed […]

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Electrified BMW models will still have sounds that give an ’emotional aural experience’ (w/VIDEO)

One of the pleasures for car-lovers is the sound of the engine and the sound of the exhaust, music to their ears, so to speak. While a loud exhaust sound may be disturbing to some, car enthusiasts equate it with performance, the louder the better. In fact, engine sound was considered important enough that, as […]

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BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia gives support to reforestation efforts in Borneo

The BMW Group has sustainability goals to reduce carbon emissions globally and affiliates throughout the world work in their own ways to support those goals. In Malaysia, BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia has announced a commitment to reforestation efforts in Borneo. These efforts are with a local social enterprise, Animal Projects and Environmental Education (APE […]

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Locally-assembled BMW 740Le xDrive M Sport in showrooms from this weekend

For those who still prefer a formal limousine instead of a SAV or SUV, BMW Malaysia offers a new 740Le xDrive M Sport which arrives in Malaysian showrooms this weekend together with the locally-assembled X7 XDrive40i Pure Excellence. Like the X7, the 740Le xDrive M Sport is also assembled in Malaysia at the BMW facility […]

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Locally-assembled BMW X7 xDrive40i Pure Excellence launched today, priced from RM673,323

It used to be that only models that could sell in sufficiently large volumes would be assembled locally, limiting the number of models that could enjoy preferential taxation policies. With BMW Group Malaysia, that meant just the 3-Series and 5-Series, with the 7-Series having been assembled briefly. But it’s different these days as the company […]

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BMW and MINI Service Fast Lane Centre opens in Penang

Meanwhile, the Penang branch of Auto Bavaria, an authorised BMW, Motorrad and MINI dealership, has introduced its first-ever dedicated BMW and MINI Service Fast Lane Centre. The stand-alone facility will complement the services provided by its main service centre. The BMW & MINI Service Fast Lane Centre has a floor area of 30,000 sq. feet […]

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