BMW is one of Germany's top automobile, motorcycle and engine manufacturing companies. By model sales, its main BMW badge is in the top 15 car manufacturers on the planet.
BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz are Germany’s best-selling luxury carmakers in the world. The Bavarian company was founded in 1916 and has its headquarters in Munich. It also owns and produces Mini cars, and is the parent company of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. DW's latest content on BMW is collated below.
German luxury carmaker BMW has been fined 10 million dollars by South Korean authorities. They say the carmaker was too slow to recall vehicles affected by a faulty engine. But BMW may have bigger worries than just the fine – it now faces a criminal investigation in South Korea.
Germany’s business confidence sentiment has worsened more than expected by analysts. The country’s most important index for business climate Ifo has fallen for the fourth straight month. Uncertainty surrounding Brexit is said to be affecting German businesses.