DETROIT – Following a record year in 2004, BMW AG Chairman Helmut Panke says the auto maker can continue to boost volume and set a new record again this year. Panke says his “clear and strong optimism” stems from the breadth of the product portfolio. BMW 6-Series contributed to record year in 2004. Expansion of the lineup made 2004 a crucial year, with major product and marketing initiatives, including forays into new segments with the 6-Series coupe, X3 small luxury cross/utility ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.