SCOTTSDALE, AZ – A new leather-tanning process unveiled here on BMW AG’s fourth-generation 3-Series convertible could get drop-top drivers out of the hot seat. The new retractable hardtop, which goes on sale in Europe on March 24 and one week later in North America, features leather interiors with Sun Reflective technology, the auto maker boasts. Leather pigments are infused with a metallic component in conjunction with the tanning process, Albin Dirndorfer, BMW’s newly appointed ...

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