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Irvine BMW is Happy to Confirm, the LAPD Will Receive 100 BMW i3s

June 9, 2016 – Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the City of Los Angeles is about to start seeing quite a different style of police car. On Wednesday, BMW of North America announced that it will supply the LAPD with 100 BMW i3 electric vehicles. After a field test on the streets of LA, BMW won the bid for supplying the force with electric vehicles against other EV competitors. It certainly didn’t hurt that the BMW i3 was EPA rated best-in-class efficiency and reliability.


BMW i3 Takes Two Prizes In AAA 2016 Green Car Awards

May 9, 2016 – Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the BMW i3 electric vehicle won two categories in the American Automobile Association (AAA) 2016 Green Car Awards. It won for the Best Green Car in the $30,000 - $50,000 price range as well the Best Green Car in the subcompact category. These awards are the latest in a string of national and international honors bestowed upon the BMW i3.


Irvine BMW Has The All-New BMW 330E Plug-In Hybrid In Stock and Ready for Delivery

April 6th, 2016 - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm that All-New 2016 BMW 330e has arrived at the dealership and is available for immediate delivery. The 330e boasts an E.P.A. combined gas and electric rating of 72MPGe.


BMW North America has Announced the All-New 2017 Alpina B7 xDrive

February 8, 2016 – Irvine, Calif. – Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW North America has announced the third generation of the ALPINA automobiles; the All-New 2017 ALPINA B7 xDrive.

The all-new 2017 B7 is powered by a new 4.4 liter eight-cylinder engine with twin-turbo charging, gasoline direct injection and Valvetronic that delivers an impressive output of 600 horsepower between 5750 rpm and 6250 rpm, while the maximum torque of 590 lb-ft is available from 3000 rpm. The resulting performance figures are remarkable – the all-new BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive accelerates in just 3.6 seconds from 0 to 60 mph, 0.8 seconds faster than its predecessor while reaching a top speed of up to 193 mph.


UCI Walk & Run for Austism Research

July 9, 2015 - Irvine BMW proudly supportedthe UC Irvine Walk & Run which supports Autism Researchat the UC Irvine Anteater Recreation Center (ARC). The UC Irvine Student Center and the Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders was “Light It Up Blue” for Autism Awareness Month.


BMW Builds Its 2 Millionth 1 Series

March 19, 2015 - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, it's been over ten years since BMW launched the first 1 Series, taking the Bavarian automaker into more accessible territory for the first time. Later this month, the first examples of the new model will arrive at dealers, but before it does, the littlest BMW has another reason to celebrate as the 2 millionth unit has rolled off the line.


BMW To Launch X5 Plug-In Hybrid SUV

March 19, 2015 - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW is plugging in to efficiency in a new way with the announcement of the X5 xDrive40e. The crossover is based on the existing X5 lineup and is powered by a turbocharged four-cylinder engine and an electric motor.


The 2016 BMW X1 Rendered

Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW's smallest crossover is getting a big makeover. Thanks to TopSpeed we have a rendering of what the next generation of the BMW X1 will look like when it launches in 2016.


BMW M9 Is The New Supercar

Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, that a supercar is coming. Announced earlier by BMW CEO Franciscus Van Meel, the car will be called BMW M9and it will feature a mix of hybrid, carbon fiber reinforced plastic and electric technology, all paired up with a 3.2 liter BMW TwinPower Turbo inline-six engine.


BMW M2 Will Produce 365 Horsepower

The M2, based on the 2 Series is coming, but there's been a lot of rumors flying around about what will make it a full-fledged M car. A tuned version of BMW's N55 twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-six will...


Teeing It Up For Education

Irvine BMW is proud to confirm, we are one of 32 BMW dealerships that have earned the 2015 Center of Excellence award. The 2015 Center of Excellence program recognizes those dealerships that have maintained consistent, excellent performance in 2014, as measured by the Balanced Scorecard.


IVC Celebrating Excellence Foundation Awards Dinner

Irvine BMW proudly supported Irvine Valley College?s (IVC) Celebration Excellence Foundation Awards Dinner at the Lyon Air Museum.


Irvine BMW Wins 2015 Center of Excellence Award

February 27, 2015

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is proud to confirm, we are one of 32 BMW dealerships that have earned the 2015 Center of Excellence award. The 2015 Center of Excellence program recognizes those dealerships that have maintained consistent, excellent performance in 2014, as measured by the Balanced Scorecard.


BMW's 2015 i3 Loaded Up With More Features

January 21, 2015

Irvine, Calif. – Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the dashing electric city car from German automaker BMW, dubbed the i3, just keeps getting better. BMW has added more features to the new 2015 model of its iconic electric city car, the i3, after winning a strong year of sales.


BMW Aims to Boost Luxury Image 6-Series

January 13, 2015

Irvine, Calif. – Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW has revealed a slew of major upgrades for its fast and luxurious 6-series sedans at the Detroit Auto Show.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW CONNECTEDDRIVE BRINGS SPOTIFY INTO THE CAR

December 4, 2014

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW has announced that Spotify can now be brought into the car, delivering the perfect music for every journey you take. Spotify is one of the world’s leading music streaming services which brings music to your computer, mobile, tablet, and now your car.


IRVINE BMW WINS CENTER OF EXCELLENCE
BMW of North America Announces Best Dealership Awards
34 BMW dealers honored as 2013 Centers of Excellence

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – February 28, 2013
BMW of North America, LLC today announced its annual Center of Excellence (COE) honors, awarded to the top performing dealerships in the U.S. Thirty-four of the 338 BMW dealers nationwide achieved "2013 Center of Excellence" status based on their 2012 performance in customer satisfaction, outstanding brand representation, operational excellence and profitability.

Irvine BMW of Irvine, CA has earned this distinction for 2013 by demonstrating consistently superior performance, with a combination of sales leadership and customer satisfaction that placed them at the very top among BMW dealers.

"I am always very proud to welcome the Center of Excellence winners and this year we have a strong mix of repeat and new winners," said BMW of North America President and CEO Ludwig Willisch. "Being a COE has never been more critical to the success of our brand and we are all inspired by their accomplishments."

"We recognize not only these outstanding owners and operators but also their teams who continuously demonstrate the ability to perform in a highly competitive market," said Peter Miles, BMW of North America Executive VP of Operations. "It takes commitment, adaptability and consistency to reach the ranks of a COE dealership."

Because of the outstanding work of the dealer network, BMW Group in 2012 achieved its best sales ever in the U.S.

BMW Group In America
BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States since 1975. Rolls- Royce Motor Cars NA, LLC began distributing vehicles in 2003. The BMW Group in the United States has grown to include marketing, sales, and financial service organizations for the BMW brand of motor vehicles, including motorcycles, the MINI brand, and the Rolls-Royce brand of Motor Cars; DesignworksUSA, a strategic design consultancy in California; a technology office in Silicon Valley and various other operations throughout the country. BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC in South Carolina is part of BMW Group's global manufacturing network and is the exclusive manufacturing plant for all X5 and X3 Sports Activity Vehicles and X6 Sports Activity Coupes. The BMW Group sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 338 BMW passenger car and BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 139 BMW motorcycle retailers, 115 MINI passenger car dealers, and 34 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers. BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group's sales headquarters for North America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.

 


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, 2013 BMW X1 COMES TO US IN FALL 2012

May 7, 2012

Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, having demonstrated that it is the perfect blend of sports sedan-like driving dynamics and SUV utility in markets around the world, the BMW X1 is setting out to conquer the US.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW RETURNS TO DTM RACING AFTER A 20 YEAR HIATUS

April 26, 2012

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW Motorsport will return to DTM racing this weekend after 20 years out of the sport.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW GROUP SALES REACH ALL-TIME HIGH IN MARCH

April 12, 2012

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, The BMW Group sold more vehicles in March than in any other month in its history. The company sold a total of 185.728 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles in the past month, not only significantly exceeding the figure for March of last year (165,846 units / +12%) but also the previous sales high of 165,855 vehicles recorded in June 2011.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW ADAPTS VEHICLE SENSOR TECHNOLOGY FOR USA TRACK & FIELD OLYMPIC TRAINING

April 5, 2012

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW, the Official Mobility Partner of the United States Olympic Committee, today announced the completion and hand-off of its first Olympic technology project, a velocity measurement system created in collaboration with sports scientists at the USOC and USA Track & Field.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, THE 2013 BMW X3 WILL HAVE THE NEW 4-CYLINDER TWINPOWER TURBO ENGINE

March 28, 2012

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW of North America announced a continuing evolution of efficiency, power and technology with the introduction of the new TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder engine (N20) to the X3 xDrive28i.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, 328i TAKES FIRST PLACE IN MOTOR TREND SPORTY LUXURY SEDAN COMPARISON

March 22, 2012

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the BMW 328i Sport Line takes first place out of 8 contenders in Motor Trend's Sporty Luxury Sedan Comparison.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, 6-SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSION FOR THE 2013 M5

January 10, 2012

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the upcoming 2013 M5 will be available with a 6-speed manual transmission.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW M AND K2 JOIN TO DEVELOP A SKI IN A CLASS ALL ITS OWN

January 4, 2012

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW M has joined forces with K2 to design a limited edition version of the K2 SideShow Model Ski: the K2 LTD. BMW M Design Edition.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, YELP IS NOW AVAILABLE IN YOUR BMW

December 27, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, Yelp is now available in your BMW for users of BMW Online.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW X3 RATED TOP SAFETY PICK BY IIHS

December 20, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the BMW X3 was rated a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, THE N20 AND N55 MAKE WARDS 10 BEST ENGINES LIST

December 13, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the new four-cylinder 2.0 liter turbocharged N20 engine made Ward's Top 10 List, along with the 3.0 liter twin-scroll N55 powerplant.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW RECORDS ITS BEST NOVEMBER EVER IN WORLDWIDE SALES

December 6, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, The BMW Group reported the best November in history.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW COMMITS TO ALMS 2012 AND PREPARES FOR DTM

November 30, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW has firmly committed to campaigning its RLL ALMS team for 2012.


IRVINE BMW LAUNCHES TOYS FOR TOTS CAMPAIGN

November 15, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW has launched a Marine Toys for Tots campaign at their dealership.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, J.D POWER NAMES THE BMW 5 SERIES "MOST APPEALING MIDSIZE PREMIUM CAR"

November 15, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, J.D. Power and Associates, best known for its customer satisfaction research on new-car quality and long-term dependability, names the new BMW 5 Series the "Most Appealing Midsize Premium Car."


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW AND PSA START ELECTRIC JOINT VENTURE

November 8, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW and PSA Peugeot Citroen start electric joint venture.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, THE WAIT FOR THE ACTIVEE IS ALMOST OVER

November 1, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, the wait for the BMW ActiveE is coming to an end.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, BMW NAMED "OFFICIAL LUXURY CAR OF THE HOUSTON TEXANS"

October 18, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW has been names the "Official Luxury Car of the Houston Texans" in a four-year partnership.


IRVINE BMW COMFIRMS, BMW GROUP ACHIEVES RECORD SALES FOR SEPTEMBER

October 11, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW Group achieved record sales for the month of September.


IRVINE BMW CONFIRMS, G-POWER ANNOUNCES 720HP SUPERCHARGED E92M3 TORNADO RS

October 4, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, G-POWER unveils another technical tour de force with its latest creation - the G-POWER M3 Tornado RS with SK III "Sporty Drive" Supercharged System.


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