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BMW M Ultimate Driving Experience

THE BMW Z4 sets the pace.

Asian Carmakers Corp., the sole authorized importer and distributor of BMW automobiles in the Philippines, recently invited select customers and members of the media to Clark International Speedway in Clarkfield, Pampanga, to participate in what it refers to as the ultimate driving experience ever held in the Philippines. M Cars would be present for us to drive, and BMW says that M is the most powerful letter in the alphabet.

Posted: May 28th, 2013 in Motoring,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Asian Carmakers offers FlexiLease option for BMW ownership


Why buy a new car and tie up a big part of your financial resources when you can lease and get the same car of your dreams at a fraction of the upfront cost?

Posted: May 14th, 2013 in Inquirer Features,Motoring | Read More »

BMW 528i feel-good vibe: drive fast and listen to loud music

CHUNKY 18x8-inch wheels with 245/45R18 sport tires give good balance of control and compliance.

Launched in 2010, BMW’s F10 5-Series is the sixth iteration of the iconic mid-sized executive sports sedan, and it came with a bevy of improvements which helped significantly differentiate itself from the Bangle (bungle?) era of BMW’s.

Posted: April 16th, 2013 in Motoring | Read More »

BMW, UN help build Christian-Muslim bridge

Awardees and officials spearheading the 2012 Intercultural Innovation Award in Vienna, Austria.

Over the years, various groups have made strides in bridging the gaps between peoples, especially between Christians and Muslims, since Spanish colonizers used religion to divide and conquer Philippine “natives” centuries ago.

Posted: March 30th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

BMW achieves record year in 2012, eyes 2013 sales growth

German top-of-the-range carmaker BMW said on Thursday that 2012 had been the best year in the company's history and forecast further sales growth this year.

German top-of-the-range carmaker BMW said on Thursday that 2012 had been the best year in the company’s history and forecast further sales growth this year.

Posted: March 15th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BMW dominates premium automotive segment with 33% market share

Asian Carmakers Corp. (ACC), the official importer and distributor of BMW in the Philippines, solidifies its No. 1 position in the luxury segment, achieving the lion’s share of the market for 10 straight years. BMW finished 2012 with a 33-percent market share in the luxury segment, mirroring a global trend that saw the BMW Group, which posted an 11-percent increase year on year, in its highest record ever.

Posted: January 22nd, 2013 in Motoring | Read More »

Another banner year for BMW


As the year comes to a close, Asian Carmakers Corp. (ACC), the official importer and distributor of BMW in the Philippines, is expected to dominate the luxury automotive segment once again with record sales of its 3 Series and 5 Series which w ere both introduced to the market in 2012.

Posted: December 26th, 2012 in Motoring,Photos & Videos | Read More »

A tale of two Bimmers: the 320d and 528i


ANY MOTORING journalist who has test-driven at least a couple of new BMW cars during the year would consider it a good year. This year, I got to check out three Bimmers: the 2012 118d Sport (“On the Road,” 1/25/12), the 2012 sixth-generation 320d that was launched in Manila on May 10 and the 2012 sixth-generation 528i. BMW vehicles are imported and distributed by Asian Carmakers Corp. (ACC) under the aegis of the Singapore-based BMW Asia Pte. Ltd.

Posted: December 4th, 2012 in Motoring | Read More »

Limited BMW 5 Series used at the 37th Consular Corps Ball


Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC), the official importer and distributor of BMW cars in the Philippines and the official premium mobility sponsor of the 37th Consular Corps Ball, will be selling a very limited number of BMW 5 Series at special prices right after the event.

Posted: December 3rd, 2012 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BMW to build factory in Brazil

Aerial view taken on July 4, 2011 shows the headquarters and the main factory of German carmaker BMW in the southern German city of Munich. AFP FILE PHOTO

German automaker BMW plans to build a factory in southern Brazil, a more than 200 million euro ($261 million) investment expected to create 1,000 jobs, the company said Monday.

Posted: October 23rd, 2012 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BMW celebrates market leadership with ‘Xpo’


It will be a 10-day festival of all the best Asian Carmakers Corp. has to offer. As the official importer and distributor of BMW brand of vehicles and motorcycles in the Philippines was able to maintain its top position, BMW Philippines made sure those visiting the BMW Xpo Pavilion at the corner of 30th Street and 9th Avenue in Bonifacio Global City from Oct. 19 to 21 will enjoy the best deals, exciting drive experience and the most attractive selections of BMW-badged products.

Posted: October 16th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

BMW reinterprets the Coupe

BMW GROUP Asia regional manager Seng-Theow-Seow, BMW Group Asia managing director Neil Florentino, Asian Carmakers Corp. president Maricar Parco and executive director for sales and marketing Glenn Dasig lead the unveiling of the Gran Coupe.

When a luxury car manufacturer comes up with a totally new automobile that breaks out of the limitations of its genre, it is a feat that calls for a celebration. So Asian Carmakers Corp. (ACC), the exclusive importer and distributor of BMW in the Philippines, invited people to celebrate and welcome the arrival of the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, the first four-door coupe in BMW’s 116-year history.

Posted: September 25th, 2012 in Motoring | Read More »



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