Day 1 of the IAA Frankfurt Autoshow 2009 has passed and this looks like its by far the biggest show for BMW Group EVER. Follow this thread for pics and reveals of the cars at the show, we will update it as we see interesting photos. Every car in the BMW range looks like its going to have a nice representation there.
The BMW Vision EfficientDynamics hybrid sports car concept was unveiled to the public for the first time at a BMW hosted preview event at the Frankfurt IAA. CEO Dr. Norbert Reithofer took part in the uncovering and had some words to say as well…
BMW — "Experiencing Joy."
BMW has historically always had a strong presense at the IAA, but this year looks like it may be the biggest show for BMW yet.
September 15 marks the start of the show and BMW will be situated in the all new Hall #11. This is a newly constructed addition to the IAA and BMW is making the most of the new space. First and formost, BMW will finally be able to display all of is brands next to each other, in past years MINI and RR have had to be in a separate building because of space issues.
BMW has … CONTINUED
BMW will roll out a BMW M6 Competition Limited Edition (in “Frozen Gray Metallic “matte finish”) at the Frankfurt Motor Show just 1-2 weeks.
Hammanns extreme widebody X6 “Tycoon Evo” will be introduced to the public at the Frankfurt Motor Show coming up in just 1-2 weeks. Back in December 08, Hamann debuted its “tycoon” aero kit, but this an even more radical “Evo” version.
The Tycoon Evo kit boasts a body thats 60mm wider than a stock X6! It also includes new front fascia, sideskirts, rear diffuser, rear spoilers, LED lights, dual center exhaust and 23″ Hamann wheels… along with the traditioanl Hamann interior cosmetic parts.
As for performance, Hamann offers tuning software for the entire range of X6 engines. Their xDrive35i software bumps the horsepower from 306hp to 360hp. Their xDrive30d software bumps the power from 235hp to 265hp. The xDrive35d software bumps the … CONTINUED
BMW’s highlight this year is a long circuit encircling the entire exhibition space on which the BMW EfficientDynamics fleet and vehicle premieres will be presented.
Great set of photos and videos from two northwest BMW events. There’s something here for every BMW fan.
BMW has revealed that a sports car concept vehicle will be unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2009. BMW’s answer to the R8? Hopefully.
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WheelSTO brings us this great coverage of the 2009 Tokyo Import Car Show. Plenty of modified BMWs were on hand, as well as models of other premium marquees.
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