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BMW: German automotive brand, manufacturer, and conglomerate
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, commonly referred to as BMW, is a German multinational company which produces luxury vehicles and motorcycles. The company was founded in 1916 as a manufacturer of aircraft engines, which it produced from 1917 until 1918 and again from 1933 to 1945.

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The six most exciting coupes on sale today [Video]

The six most exciting coupes on sale today

With sleek styling and appealing performance, it's no surprise the coupemarket remains so popular. Toyota/BMW/Ford/Jaguar/Audi/Mercedes-Benz

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MG Gloster SUV: First drive review [Video]

MG Gloster SUV: First drive review

MG Motor is taking aim at the premium luxury SUV segment with the Gloster SUV. It is slated to be India's first autonomous (Level 1) premium SUV with off-roading capabilities too. Packed with features..

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BMW reveal New M3 and M4 [Video]

BMW reveal New M3 and M4

BMW has finally revealed its new M4 and M4 sports cars which gain more powerand more technology too. Source - BMW

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BMW second-life solution sees retired car batteries used as mobile power units

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Defying Trump, 4 Automakers Lock In a Deal on Greenhouse Gas Pollution

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BMW to offer fully electric 5-series in emissions push

bmw to offer fully electric 5-series in emissions push
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Ryan Durkin death: Speeding driver jailed for killing boy

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Grimsby dockworker caught with £180,000 of cocaine jailed

Ben Whitby was found with about 2.25kg of the Class A drug in a rucksack in his BMW.
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BMW to drop 6,000 jobs through turnover, early retirement

bmw to drop 6,000 jobs through turnover, early retirement
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James Stokoe death: Man charged with murder

James Stokoe was found with serious injuries in a BMW in Thornaby and died at the scene.
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BMW reports first-quarter profit rise as coronavirus saps demand

bmw reports first-quarter profit rise as coronavirus saps demand
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - BMW AG on Wednesday reported a 133% rise in first-quarter profit, due to the absence of a one-off provision in the year-earlier period, but said the impact of the coronavirus..
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You can’t buy justice with money, SC tells wealthy convict

"You cannot buy justice with money," the Supreme Court said on Wednesday and dismissed Vismay Amitbhai Shah's appeal against his conviction and five-year sentence for causing death of two students..
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BMW patents steering wheel that changes shape

bmw patents steering wheel that changes shape
BMW is working on a technology that would allow its vehicles’ steering wheels to change shape. The German car manufacturer has filed patents that would see the wheel shift from the traditional..
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Boy injured in Huddersfield community centre shooting

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BMW says coronavirus hit China sales but sticks to 2020 global target

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M60 fatal crash: Six-year-old boy released from hospital

An eight-year-old boy died in the crash on the M60 and a male BMW driver was arrested.
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Tables, footrests, smart speakers: Self-driving cars could become the living rooms of the future

Nissan, BMW and GM have shown off self driving cars with spacious, adjustable interiors that are reminiscent of boutique hotels.
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These cars are like living rooms on wheels

Audi, Volvo, BMW and others have shown off concepts inspired by living quarters.
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BMW extends holidays for Chinese production workers: spokesman

German luxury carmaker BMW will extend its factory holidays at its plants in Shenyang, China, by one week until Feb. 9 over travel restrictions imposed to contain the coronavirus, a company spokesman..
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Ram pickup beats BMW, Mercedes for as top luxury vehicle of 2020

The Ram 1500 Limited and Laramie Longhorn editions beat the BMW X7 and Mercedes-Benz S-Class for Cars.com's 2020 Luxury Car of the Year.
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Whyteleafe hit-and-run: BMW recovered and a man arrested

A 25-year-old man remains under investigation after a pedestrian was hit and killed on the A22.
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Hunt for BMW driver after suspected Whyteleafe fatal hit-and-run

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Mercedes-Benz beats rivals BMW and Volkswagen to record higher car sales

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Thousands of Toyota, Mazda and Suzuki cars forced off the road in airbag recall

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Ayodeji Azeez death: Robber jailed for life over ambush murder

Ayodeji Azeez was targeted after he posted pictures of his new BMW car on social media.
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Taxpayers to save despite luxury upgrade to fleet of federal MP vehicles

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Federal MPs upgrade to luxury vehicles

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BMW says being investigated by U.S. SEC

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BMW AG and Daimler AG said Wednesday they plan to exit the North American car-sharing market, with the joint venture partners halting operations in Montreal, New York, Seattle, Washington, D.C., and..
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Takata airbag crisis worsens as ACCC warns of new safety risk affecting 78,000 cars

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Girl, 2, seriously hurt in fall from car in Accrington

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Justin Thomas eagles 16th hole from 180 feet on way to course-record 61 at BMW Championship

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BMW CEO says hopes Boris Johnson will listen to business as Brexit looms

BMW's Chief Executive Harald Krueger on Thursday said he hoped that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson would consider business interests as he prepares to negotiate Britain's exit from the European..
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BMW to launch over a dozen fully-electric models by 2023

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