Johanna Quandt Passes

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08/03/2015
Bad Homburg, Germany

On August 6th the New York Times reported an obituary for Johanna Quandt, who, along with her two children, control nearly half of the stock of BMW AG.

BMW and VBMWMO Member Win Awards at Pebble Beach

08/20/2012
Pebble Beach, Monterey, California



Famous BMWs took 1-2 at the Pebble Beach Concours this year. BMW AG continued a streak of wins with the unique R7 prototype, beautifully restored by a team of star restoration experts assembled for the project. Last year, as we reported, the R7 won a prestigious award at the Amelia Island Concours. You can read BMW's press release here.

In addition, VBMWMO founder and member #2, Jeff Dean, came second with his beautifully and painstakingly restored 1954 R68. The restoration, carried out by renowned restorer Tim Stafford of San Diego, has been seen at the Quail Lodge Motorcycle Gathering and is absolutely stunning.

2nd Quarter 2012 BMW Council News Released

05/30/2012
Munich, Germany

The 2/12 edition (2nd quarter 2012) of the BMW Clubs International Council Newsletter is now online as a PDF at the Council's website.

Heinrich replaces Robb as head of BMW Motorrad Design Studio

01/30/2012

Munich. Edgar Heinrich (53) will be taking over the BMW Group's BMW Motorrad Design Studio as of July 1st 2012. He succeeds David Robb. After completing his university degree in design, Edgar Heinrich started his career as a motorcycle designer with BMW back in 1986.

4th Quarter BMW Council News Released

11/17/2011
Munich, Germany

The 4/11 edition (4th quarter 2011) of the BMW Clubs International Council Newsletter is now online as a PDF at the Council's website.

3rd Quarter BMW Council News Released

09/16/2011
Munich, Germany

The 3/11 edition (3rd quarter 2011) of the BMW Clubs International Council Newsletter is now online as a PDF at the Council's website.

2nd Quarter BMW Council News Released

06/01/2011
Munich, Germany

The 2/11 edition (2nd quarter 2011) of the BMW Clubs International Council Newsletter is now online as a PDF at the Council's website.

BMW CIC Newsletter 1/11 Released

04/15/2011
Munich, Germany

The latest edition of the BMW Clubs International Council Newsletter is available online as a PDF at the Council's website. This issue introduces a new look, as well as interesting news about the Council's meeting in New Zealand and a new BMW motorcycle museum in Brazil!

BMW Recognizes Classic BMW Motorräder Magazine

04/13/2011

BMW AG has recognized the VBMWMO's new magazine, Classic BMW Motorräder, on their website! Follow this link to see BMW's enthusiastic write up.

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