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Honda Releases Production, Sales and Export Results for March 2020 and April 2019 - March 2020

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 8:54am

- Production in regions outside of Japan experienced a year-on-year decrease for the 6th consecutive month.

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  • - Production in regions outside of Japan experienced a year-on-year decrease for the 6th consecutive month.
  • - Total Japanese sales experienced a year-on-year decrease for the first time in four years.
  • - Freed was the industry's 7th best-selling car among new vehicle registrations for April 2019 - March 2020 with sales of 84,395 units.
  • - N-BOX was the industry's top-selling car among mini-vehicles for April 2019 - March 2020 with sales of 247,708 units.

BMW Group Selects NVIDIA to Redefine Factory Logistics

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 2:00pm

BMW Groups objective is to enhance logistics factory flow to produce custom-configured cars more rapidly and efficiently.

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  • BMW Groups objective is to enhance logistics factory flow to produce custom-configured cars more rapidly and efficiently.
  • BMW Groups use of NVIDIAs Isaac robotics platform to reimagine their factory is revolutionary, said Jensen Huang, founder and CEO of NVIDIA.
  • BMW is committed to the Power of Choice for our customers customization of diverse features across diverse vehicles for diverse customers, said Jrgen Maidl, senior vice president of Logistics for the BMW Group.
  • Our collaboration with NVIDIA allows us to develop the future of factory logistics today and to ultimately delight BMW Group customers worldwide.

Outlook on the Worldwide Mini LED Chip Industry to 2025 - by Manufacturers, Regions, Technology and Application - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 3:40pm

This report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Mini LED Chip market with a focus on the Chinese market.

Key Points: 
  • This report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Mini LED Chip market with a focus on the Chinese market.
  • Key points of Mini LED Chip Market Report:
    The report provides a basic overview of Mini LED Chip industry including: definition, applications and manufacturing technology.
  • The global Mini LED Chip market is further divided by company, by country, and by application/type for the competitive landscape analysis.
  • Overall, the report provides an in-depth insight of 2015-2025 global and Chinese Mini LED Chip market covering all important parameters.

Pre & Post COVID-19 Market Estimates-Luxury Vehicle Market 2019-2023 | Adoption of Luxury Vans and Buses to Boost Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 8:30pm

Our luxury vehicle market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our luxury vehicle market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies rapid development of electrified luxury vehicles as one of the prime reasons driving the luxury vehicle market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the luxury vehicle market, including some of the vendors such as BMW AG, Daimler AG, Jaguar Land Rover Automotive plc, Volkswagen AG, and Volvo Car Corporation.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the luxury vehicle market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • Register for a free trial today and gain instant access to 17,000+ market research reports.

BMW M8: Best-In-Class Infotainment System, Finds Strategy Analytics

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 1:57pm

A new expert UX evaluation from the In-vehicle UX (IVX) group at Strategy Analytics has assessed the BMW M8 infotainment system.

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  • A new expert UX evaluation from the In-vehicle UX (IVX) group at Strategy Analytics has assessed the BMW M8 infotainment system.
  • Overall, the BMW M8 infotainment system scored very highly in Strategy Analytics (SA) proprietary infotainment benchmark algorithm , placing it near the top of all the vehicles rated by SA thus far.
  • BMW has improved the radio preset experience by making preset management more noticeable by increasing size and including text labels.
  • With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, Strategy Analytics delivers insights for enterprise success.

Otonomo Expands Its Ecosystem for Connected Car Data Utilization

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 8:00am

Crowd data is now available from connected BMW and MINI vehicles located in more than 44 countries, along with data from other automotive manufacturers.

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  • Crowd data is now available from connected BMW and MINI vehicles located in more than 44 countries, along with data from other automotive manufacturers.
  • Otonomo has long focused on building an ecosystem around car data that is open to many parties and inclusive for many use cases, said Ben Volkow, Chief Executive Office and Founder of Otonomo.
  • BMW Group road sign data, traffic data, ultrasonic sensor data, and hazard data are now available to service providers who are registered on the Otonomo Platform.
  • The Otonomo Automotive Data Services Platform fuels an ecosystem of OEMs, fleets and more than 100 service providers.

CLASS ACTION CERTIFIED AGAINST BMW FOR DEFECTIVE POWER STEERING SYSTEMS IN 2002-2008 MINI COOPER VEHICLES

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:17pm

The class action alleges that the power steering system in 2002 - 2006 model year MINI Cooper or MINI Cooper S and 2005 - 2008 model year MINI Cooper Convertible or MINI Cooper S Convertible vehicles contain dangerous defects that can cause (a) a sudden and unexpected loss of power steering, potentially resulting in a crash causing property damage or personal injury and/or (b) component smouldering, potentially resulting in vehicle fires.

Key Points: 
  • The class action alleges that the power steering system in 2002 - 2006 model year MINI Cooper or MINI Cooper S and 2005 - 2008 model year MINI Cooper Convertible or MINI Cooper S Convertible vehicles contain dangerous defects that can cause (a) a sudden and unexpected loss of power steering, potentially resulting in a crash causing property damage or personal injury and/or (b) component smouldering, potentially resulting in vehicle fires.
  • While BMW AG conducted a safety defect recall in the United States for certain Model Year 2002 to 2005 MINI Cooper and MINI Cooper S cars, it has not conducted a similar recall for the same models sold in Canada.
  • The class includes all persons or entities in Canada who are or were owners or lessees of:
    2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 or 2006 model year Mini Cooper or Mini Cooper S; or
    2005, 2006, 2007 or 2008 model year Mini Cooper Convertible or Mini Cooper S Convertible,
    and their estates, executors, successors or assigns.
  • Lead counsel prosecuting this class action are Margaret L. Waddell and Kathryn Podrebarac, who are both leading class action and product liability practitioners.

BMW of North America Reports Q1 2020 Sales Results.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 11:15pm

BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States since 1975.

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  • BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States since 1975.
  • BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC in South Carolina is the BMW Group global center of competence for BMW X models and manufactures the X3, X4, X5, X6 and X7 Sports Activity Vehicles.
  • The BMW Group sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 348 BMW passenger car and BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 149 BMW motorcycle retailers, 121 MINI passenger car dealers, and 38 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers.
  • BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Groups sales headquarters for North America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.

Off-Road Motorcycles Market 2020-2024 | Improved Off-road Motorcycles to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 3:30pm

Our off-road motorcycles market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our off-road motorcycles market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies advances in suspension technologies as one of the prime reasons driving the off-road motorcycles market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the off-road motorcycles market, including some of the vendors such as Benelli QJSrl, BMW AG, Ducati Motor Holding Spa and Honda Motor Co. Ltd.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the off-road motorcycles market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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Vista BMW Coconut Creek To Hold Launch Event Benefiting Canine Assisted Therapy

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 3:00pm

COCONUT CREEK, Fla., March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Vista BMW Coconut Creek will host a special event on March 7, 2020 to celebrate the launch of the all-new 2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe.

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  • COCONUT CREEK, Fla., March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Vista BMW Coconut Creek will host a special event on March 7, 2020 to celebrate the launch of the all-new 2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe.
  • "We're just as excited about it as everyone else is," said Michael Perrault, General Manager at Vista BMW Coconut Creek.
  • The launch event will begin the partnership with local Fort Lauderdale-based nonprofit Canine Assisted Therapy (CAT).
  • Discover Your Vista today with BMW, Volkswagen and MINI brands at one of two locations in Pompano Beach and Coconut Creek, FL.