2005 Press Release Archive

BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs Hole Ranks Toughest on Nationwide Tour

GREENVILLE, S.C. - 11/30/2005

Three Holes in Top-Five; Five Holes in Top-15 For the second year in a row, a hole from the BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs golf tournament ranks as the toughest hole on the Nationwide Tour. The 465-yard, Par 4, hole No. 7 at The Cliffs at Walnut Cove was this year’s toughest hole on [...]

One-Line System Prepares BMW Manufacturing for Future

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 11/16/2005

Demolition begins today in the Z4 Roadster assembly area as BMW Manufacturing Co. moves into the final construction phase to convert from a two-line to one-line production system to prepare the factory for the future. “The one-line system is an exciting development for our plant, and most importantly, for our future,” said President Clemens Schmitz-Justen. [...]

BMW Manufacturing Announces Construction Projects

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 10/31/2005

Officials from BMW Manufacturing Co. announced three new construction projects today. The company also updated the public on existing construction projects that relate to the incentive package that was granted to BMW in 2002 when it invested an additional $400 million in the factory and created 400 new jobs. The new projects announced include a [...]

S.C. Celebrates One Millionth BMW through Port of Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C. - 10/21/2005

South Carolina today celebrated the one millionth BMW shipped through the Port of Charleston, demonstrating the strength of a relationship that began in 1992 when the automaker broke ground in the state on its first U.S. production facility. The millionth BMW was a right-hand drive, Titanium Silver X5 Sports Activity Vehicle destined for Great Britain. [...]

Date Set for 2006 BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs

GREENVILLE, S.C. - 09/26/2005

The sixth-annual BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs golf tournament will be played April 27-30, 2006, the PGA TOUR announced today. The tournament – a record-breaking attendance, revenue and charity-raising event on the Nationwide Tour – will return to The Cliffs Valley, The Cliffs at Keowee Vineyards and The Cliffs at Walnut Cove courses. All [...]

Production Figures

  • 2013 Annual Production
    Total 2013 Production: 297,326
  • 2014 Production - February
    X3 Units: 12,892
    X5 Units: 12,200
    X6 Units: 2,089
  • Number of jobs – 8,000
  • North American suppliers –
    170
  • South Carolina suppliers –
    40

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P. O. Box 11000
Spartanburg, SC 29304
864-989-5546
Sky.foster@bmwmc.com

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