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Old 04-29-2005, 06:58 PM   #1
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Where are BMWs made now?



Are they still made in gemany or are they producing them in north america now? looking to find out where the new 3 and 5 series are built..
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Old 04-29-2005, 07:05 PM   #2
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Old 04-29-2005, 07:38 PM   #3
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The X5 and Z4 are built in the U.S. The rest are built in Germany, X3 in Austria.
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Old 04-29-2005, 07:47 PM   #4
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Depends on which market. 7 series is built somewhere in asia for the asian market.
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Old 04-29-2005, 08:40 PM   #5
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Some 325i sedans are built in Rosslyn, South Africa.
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Old 04-29-2005, 10:14 PM   #6
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Germany, North Carolina [or is it South?], South Africa and some where in Asia i suppose
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Old 04-29-2005, 10:30 PM   #7
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X5's & Z4's in North Carolina
X3's in Austria
....the rest in Germany.
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Old 04-29-2005, 10:43 PM   #8
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^^ Thank you for ure info.

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The X5 and Z4 are built in the U.S. The rest are built in Germany, X3 in Austria.
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Are they still made in gemany or are they producing them in north america now? looking to find out where the new 3 and 5 series are built..
o ya, they've been building BMWs in North Carolina since E36s if i'm not mistaken
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Old 04-29-2005, 10:49 PM   #10
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They are opening plants in Mexico supposedly.
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Old 04-29-2005, 11:14 PM   #11
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They are opening plants in Mexico supposedly.
time to switch to Kia!
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Old 04-29-2005, 11:46 PM   #12
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They are opening plants in Mexico supposedly.
Yup - they are! I think they have part of it running already...

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what are they gonna build there?
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Old 04-29-2005, 11:59 PM   #14
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here's a list of where are the vehicles being made:

http://www.bmwgroup.com/e/nav/?/e/0_...e/0_home.shtml
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i wouldnt buy a car made in mexico :\ would you?
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