The first BMW X4 takes its leave …

Spartanburg, SC - 02/13/2018

As the first BMW X4 takes its leave, it also marks an anniversary. The 200,000th mid-range Sports Activity Coupé came off the production line at the BMW plant in Spartanburg/USA in January –the productionof the first-generation BMW X4 is scheduled to end in March 2018.

BMW Manufacturing, SC Works to Host Recruitment Event.

Spartanburg, SC - 01/24/2018

BMW Manufacturing and SC Works will host a recruitment event for equipment maintenance technicians on Tuesday, February 6, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., at the SC Works office located at 225 S. Pleasantburg Drive in Greenville. To attend the recruitment event, applicants must first be registered at SC Works will screen applicants to determine eligibility. If […]

BMW Manufacturing Announces Management Change.

Spartanburg, SC - 01/23/2018

BMW Manufacturing announced today that Christine Petrasch has been named the new Vice President of Human Resources.  Petrasch succeeds Johannes Trauth, who has returned to Germany as the Head of HR Services. Christine Petrasch holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science and started her career as an IT Consultant for Business Solutions working with the […]

Steve Sellery Named Executive Director of BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation.

Greenville, SC - 01/11/2018

The BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation has appointed sports marketing entrepreneur and Golf Channel® veteran Steve Sellery as Executive Director, and named Mike McGovern – former Operations Director of the tournament – as Tournament Director. “Steve was not only the founder and CEO of a full-service experiential event marketing agency focusing on sports […]

The countdown has begun: first BMW X7 pre-production models roll off the assembly line.

Spartanburg, SC - 12/23/2017

Production of the first pre-production models of the new BMW X7 Sports Activity Vehicle has commenced at the BMW Group Spartanburg plant, USA. So the countdown has started for the final twelve months leading up to the presentation of the production car at the end of 2018. Prior to this, the vehicle will undergo various […]

Production Milestone: BMW Manufacturing Produces Its 4 Millionth Vehicle.

Spartanburg, SC - 09/08/2017

It all began on September 8, 1994, when Associate Ryan Childers drove the first BMW – a 318i – off the Assembly line. Twenty-three years to the day, BMW Manufacturing has produced its four millionth vehicle, a new BMW X3. The milestone vehicle is a Phytonic Blue Metallic BMW X3 xDrive M40i equipped with Vernasca […]

BMW Manufacturing Announces Management Changes.

Spartanburg, SC - 09/05/2017

Today, BMW Manufacturing announced five new senior management appointments. Sherry McCraw has been named the new Vice President of Assembly. McCraw was one of the first BMW Associates hired at Plant Spartanburg in 1993. She has worked in several areas of assembly production, planning, engineering and technology. Since 2013, she has served as Vice President […]

BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation Awards Funds Raised by 2017 Tournament.

Greenville, SC - 08/10/2017

Soaring to a total $12.7 million dollars raised since the tournament began in 2001, today 14 Upstate charities benefitting from the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation received $631,495 to further support their respective philanthropic missions. “The services and care provided by the wide range of charities which were selected for this year’s tournament […]

Production Figures

  • 2018 Production - February
    • X3 Vehicles: 11,328
    • X4 Vehicles: 5,218
    • X5 Vehicles: 15,782
    • X6 Vehicles: 3,152
  • Number of jobs – 10,000
  • U.S. suppliers – 235
  • South Carolina suppliers– 40

Media Contacts

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


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