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Android Auto comes to BMW. BMW to offer wireless integration from mid-2020.

The BMW Group is extending the reach of seamless connectivity in its vehicles with the introduction of Android Auto starting in mid 2020.

The Legacy of Sergio Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne was the executive who pulled two ailing carmakers from the brink of collapse and led the improbable transformation of Fiat Chrysler into an automotive giant.

Mary Barra: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Motors Company

Barra was elected Chairman of the GM Board of Directors on January 4, 2016, and has served as CEO of GM since January 15, 2014.

If in London, the V&A is worth a visit for its latest CARS exhibition

London’s hot-spots are many and varied but the Victoria and Albert Museum has a special place in the hearts of many, highlights Iain Robertson, and its latest attraction is sure to enthuse and spark the imaginations of visitors of all ages.

ŠKODA KAROQ and KODIAQ enter 2020 model year with visual and technological enhancements

The successful ŠKODA KAROQ and ŠKODA KODIAQ SUVs continue with enhanced equipment for even more safety and comfort.

Audi electrifies Munich: new, free charging, parking and shuttle service at airport

Audi is launching a free initiative for all electric and plug-in hybrid car owners at Munich Airport, under the name of “Charge & Fly”: Until the end of the year, interested drivers can recharge their electric car or plug-in hybrid vehicle with green power while they are away, and park for free.

Karl Benz and the First Practical Automobile

Karl Benz designed and built the world's first practical automobile powered by an internal-combustion engine.  

Recycling results in Renault’s ‘plastic’ upholstery

While it may take time, largely due to the development of new machinery, reports Iain Robertson, when the motor industry invests in its eco-future, it can do a great job, as witnessed by Renault and its new plastic waste yarn…that is no yarn!

National pride gains significant altitude with Aston Martin

Aston Martin has revealed the formation of the ‘Aston Martin Wings Series’, highlights Iain Robertson, which brings together all of the luxury marque’s aviation-related and linked promotional projects under a single, laudable, British banner.

McLaren plays a familiar tune in reviving the rights to Elva

Motorsport fans may recall a Sussex-based race-car manufacturer by the name of Elva, reports Iain Robertson, the rights to which have been acquired by one of the UK’s most successful carmakers of the modern era, McLaren Automotive.

Hyundai develops advanced anti-noise technology

Road noise is something that the motorist hears, writes Iain Robertson, which can be exceptionally distracting, repetitively annoying and ultimately disturbing; a good reason for one carmaker to invest in next step technology to eradicate it.

Mini and Parkrun strike up the perfect partnership

We’re delighted to announce our new partnership with parkrun.

Consumer centric design- insights into the work of the BMW Group design team

Are we there yet?

This is undoubtedly the most frequent question asked in a car, and also the key question that the automobile industry should be asking, said Adrian van Hooydonk, Senior Vice President BMW Group Design, in his refreshing talk on the issue of consumer centric design at the Unfolded Design and Print Festival at the Gmund Campus in Tegernsee.

BMW: Respecting human rights in the supply chain

Respect for human rights and compliance with environmental standards are a given for the BMW Group. Sustainability is an important aspect of corporate strategy and plays a vital role in expanding electromobility.

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