BMW is facing some rather strong headwinds in South Korea after a few of its cars have apparently caught on fire, due to a malfunctioning EGR valve. The issue prompted BMW to recall up to around 100,000 cars in the Asian country, to fix what may otherwise be a problem that could lead to a fire. The recall was recently expanded to Europe as well with a fix provided by BMW. This … [Read more...] about South Korea Bans Recalled BMW Models from Public Roads Until Issue Is Fixed
CARS.COM — Which cars are included in the Takata airbag inflator recall? As of January 2018, the massive airbag inflator recall already covered some 50 million airbag inflators in 37.5 million cars in the U.S. after a series of expansions since the initial campaign. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration expects the still-expanding recall to affect 65 … [Read more...] about Is Your Car Part of the Takata Airbag Recall?
Owners of the 2018 BMW M5 should begin checking their mailboxes because nearly all of the new M5 are subject to a new recall over a faulty fuel pump. According to the recall information on the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration's website, 846 units of 2018 M5 will be recalled. BMW has also issued a stop-sale for any new M5s sitting on dealership lots. Under some … [Read more...] about 2018 BMW M5 recalled over ECU and fuel pump woes
BMW has announced the recall of almost 312,000 vehicles in the United Kingdom, as part of an expansion of a previous safety campaign. As BBC reports, the German automaker is focusing on the 1-Series, 3-Series, Z4 and X1, using both petrol and diesel engines, which were produced from March 2007 to August 2011. These vehicles are part of an initial recall of 36,410 cars last year … [Read more...] about BMW Expands UK Recall Over Stalling Risk, One Person Killed Due To The Flaw
If you happen to be a fan of BMW and what it stands for today, you’re probably a fan of Jochen Neerpasch without even knowing it. Among cult followers of the Bavarian brand you’ll find people who are absolutely fascinated with this legendary figure towering over the M stripes as we know them today and rightfully so as there wouldn’t have been any in the first … [Read more...] about BMW M Founder Jochen Neerpasch Honored in Blue Hero Art Project