2002 Press Release Archive

Unique Format of BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs Golf Tournament Attracts Leading Local Business Men & Women

GREENVILLE, S.C. - 12/17/2002

Leading business men and women will tell you that many of their key business transactions take place on the golf course. The setting is nice. The atmosphere is relaxed. There are hours of personal face time to sell your company as a solution provider, or entertain important clients. The BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs […]

BMW Announces The Winner Of The First Z4 Roadster

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. - 10/22/2002

A loyal BMW owner today got the thrill of a lifetime when he became the first person in the world to own the hottest new addition to the BMW line – the Z4 roadster. The winner, Joe Marchese, was selected randomly from over 100,000 entries from BMW owners in a brand-loyalty giveaway contest entitled “Owner’s […]

BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs; Ben Wright International Challenge Cup Golf Tournaments Join Forces for Week of Charity Golf

GREENVILLE, S.C. - 09/30/2002

Spartanburg’s Ben Wright International Challenge Cup will kickoff a week of charity golf as part of the BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs golf tournament. The Ben Wright International Challenge Cup, which benefits Spartanburg’s Mobile Meals charity, is the premier golf event in Spartanburg. Last year’s event featured 60 amateur teams on two golf courses. […]

Extraordinary response has filled BMW applicant pool

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 09/30/2002

BMW Manufacturing Corp. has experienced an overwhelming response to its September 26 announcement that it would hire an additional 400 associates, and the company now has a ready supply of qualified applicants. About 2,000 applicants are in the jobs candidate pool for production associates. BMW Manufacturing will announce when it will again begin accepting applications […]

10 Years Later – BMW Manufacturing Corp. to Invest $400 Million and Add 400 Jobs

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 09/26/2002

Ten years ago this week, BMW Manufacturing Corp. broke ground on its Upstate South Carolina facility. Today – the same day that BMW’s new Z4 roadster was unveiled at the Paris Auto Show – BMW Manufacturing announced it will invest an additional $400 million in its factory, creating 400 more jobs. BMW also announced it […]

Production Figures

  •  2019 Production - July
    • X3 Vehicles: 8,118
    • X4 Vehicles: 4,723
    • X5 Vehicles: 10,187
    • X6 Vehicles: 24
    • X7 Vehicles: 3,107
  • Number of jobs – 11,000
  • U.S. suppliers – 300
  • South Carolina suppliers– Over 40

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BMW Manufacturing Co.
P. O. Box 11000
Spartanburg, SC 29304


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