Manfred Erlacher Assumes New Role as President of BMW Manufacturing.
Spartanburg, SC - 11/11/2013
BMW Manufacturing announced today that Manfred Erlacher, a 29-year veteran with the company, has assumed responsibility for the Spartanburg factory. Erlacher succeeds Josef Kerscher who has returned to Germany to run the plant in Dingolfing.
BMW Expands Export Operation from South Carolina.
Spartanburg, SC - 09/04/2013
As one of the largest automotive exporters in the U.S., BMW has announced the expansion of the company’s export program to emerging markets. Originally announced in 2011 to support export of BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicles to certain countries, BMW will now expand this operation to include the new BMW X5. To support this expansion, [...]
2013 BMW Charity Pro-Am Raises $731,152 for Local Charities.
Greenville, SC - 08/15/2013
The 13th annual BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation golf tournament raised $731,152 for Upstate charities, tournament officials announced today.
Production of the Third-Generation X5 Sports Activity Vehicle Begins at BMW Manufacturing Co.
Spartanburg, SC - 08/01/2013
Spartanburg, S.C. – August 1, 2013…Production of the third-generation BMW X5 officially began today with the manufacture of dealer vehicles designed to generate excitement and sales in their region. The first, new BMW X5 is a Mineral White M50d (six-cylinder inline diesel engine with M Performance TwinPower Turbo technology). It features Exclusive Nappa Mocha leather interior and will be exported to a dealer in Eastern Europe.