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The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, the Worlds Most Exclusive Car Show, Features BMW Hommage Vehicles

BMW Group’s Hommage Vehicles Come Together at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 With BMW’s centenary headline “The Next 100 Years” in mind, the BMW Group brought together, for the first time, the full line-up of Hommage vehicles unveiled over recent years. They were joined on display at a special exhibition titled “Hommage and Concept […]

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BMW Centennial Celebration Poster

Last Minute Reminders for our BMW Centennial Celebration

Here are some last minute reminders for our BMW Centennial Celebration:   Bring Cash If you want to buy an extra hat or other goodies, bring cash. We’ll be able to take credit cards but it is slower than just forking over a $20 bill. You’ll also want to consider cash for ACM admission (we’ll […]

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America’s Car Museum Celebrates 100 Years of “The Ultimate Driving Machine”

BMW: Propelling a Century of Innovation will highlight the German manufacturer’s vehicles and history To celebrate 100 years of BMW, America’s Car Museum (ACM) is opening a new exhibit on May 7 – “BMW: Propelling a Century of Innovation” – to highlight some of the brand’s most gripping vehicles. BMW has amassed a strong sub-culture […]

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Group of Reach Now Cars

ReachNow will be Headquartered in Seattle with Plans to Expand to 10 Cities Across North America

ReachNow will be Headquartered in Seattle with Plans to Expand to 10 Cities Across North America Seattle, Wash. – April 8, 2016… Following a successful pilot program, BMW Group today announced the launch of ReachNow, a free-floating premium car sharing service, at a press conference held in conjunction with the city of Seattle. In addition to debuting the […]

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The Eisenach factory with Dixis

BMW History: Getting into the Car Business

It is well known that BMW entered the car business in November 1928 by buying the Dixi Werkes. The Dixi was an Austin 7 built under license. Less well known is that BMW had been diligently trying to get into the car business since much earlier. After the First World War, BMW wasn’t permitted to […]

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BMW Z Coupe

Z3/Z4 Coupe Group SIG Reforms

The Northwest Coupe Group lives again! You might have been waking up nights wondering where it went, and now it’s back! David Ward (Olympia) and Geoff Griswold (Bainbridge Island) met at the last Griot’s M Car Day and discovered that David has Geoff’s original 2000 Coupe, which he has kept in pristine condition, and I […]

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A Road Rally car

Challenge and be Challenged – New Time Speed Distance Road Rallies Coming this Summer!

Challenge and be Challenged – New Time Speed Distance Road Rallies Coming this Summer! By Evan Kohout Getting from point A to point B. That, in essence, is the goal of any rally event. In stage or professional rally events along with rallycross and autocross, the goal is to get to the finish in the […]

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John Baldessari and Cao Fei are the lucky recipients of commissions to create BMW Art Cars in 2016.

BMW Art Car Additions for 2016

With 2016 being BMW’s centennial year, there will be a lot going on. Part of the celebration will be the addition of two new BMW Art Cars to the corporate collection, bringing the total to nineteen cars in a series stretching back to 1975. The early history of the BMW Art Cars is pretty well […]

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Press on regardless is the motto. Photo by DirtFish.

The Will to Finish – Stage Rally Racing

Recent adventures in motorsports You have probably seen me around many BMW events, at the car control clinic and of course, at autocross events. In my most recent quest to find a new adventure and to continue to challenge myself, I have taken up stage rally as a co-driver. While I would love to be […]

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BMW PRO3 Racing 2016 Calendar Cover Photo

FREE 2016 PRO3 CALENDARS

The BMW PRO3 group are again providing free PRO3 wall calendars locally to Puget Sound Region club members, a $12 value to the rest of the country.  To get your free copy, visit one of the following listed businesses that have kindly agreed to serve as a distribution point for the 2016 PRO3 Calendar.  Use […]

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