Tag: Oliver Zipse

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

BMW plans limited series hydrogen fuel cell vehicle in 2022

May 12, 2021

Via: Automotive News

German automaker BMW plans to unveil a limited series of hydrogen fuel cell crossovers in 2022 as the company continues to research zero-emission alternatives to battery-electric cars, the company’s top executive said on Wednesday. Speaking at the carmaker’s annual shareholder […]

Design & Planning, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process

BMW plans hydrogen fuel cell variant of X5

July 24, 2020

Via: Automotive News

BMW plans a version of the X5 crossover that runs on hydrogen fuel cells, part of the carmaker’s plan of producing as many drive variants as possible until one technology proves dominant. The i Hydrogen NEXT will get a limited […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

BMW CEO says trade war could cost U.S. jobs

October 25, 2019

Via: Automotive News

STUTTGART — BMW AG has told United States trade representatives, including Robert Lighthizer, that intensifying a global trade war could threaten jobs in South Carolina, CEO Oliver Zipse said on Friday. An imposition of trade barriers would hamper the ability […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

BMW CEO Harald Krueger Informs Board He Won’t Seek a Second Term

July 5, 2019

Via: Industry Week

BMW AG Chief Executive Officer Harald Krueger told the board he won’t seek a second term, pre-empting mounting speculation over his future at the German luxury carmaker. The 53-year-old executive, who has led BMW since 2015, has faced growing criticism […]