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BMW cleans up with EfficientDynamics at the 2010 Fleet News Awards
BMW 7 Series proclaimed Best Luxury Car at the 2010 Fleet News Awards for the second year running
Fleet News also gave the Best Luxury Car award to the BMW 7 Series, for the second year in a row, commending the car for an unsurpassed blend of high quality, performance and efficiency. The BMW 5 Series and the BMW 3 Series were both highly commended in the Best Executive Car and Best Premium Car categories, concluding a successful night for BMW.
Sean Green, Sales Director of BMW UK, said: "These awards are great news for BMW and recognise the success of the EfficientDynamics programme in creating highly sustainable premium performance cars. These technologies are designed-in to all our car and, with improved performance and cleaner driving, mean real benefits for both retail and corporate customers."
The BMW Group is one of the most successful manufacturers of automobiles and motorcycles in the world with its BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brands. As a global company, the BMW Group operates 24 production facilities in 13 countries and has a global sales network in more than 140 countries.
The BMW Group achieved a global sales volume of approximately 1.29 million automobiles and over 87,000 motorcycles for the 2009 financial year. The pre-tax profit for 2009 was euro 413 million, revenues totalled euro 50.68 billion. At 31 December 2009, the company employed a global workforce of approximately 96,000 associates.
The success of the BMW Group has always been built on long-term thinking and responsible action. The company has therefore established ecological and social sustainability throughout the value chain, comprehensive product responsibility and a clear commitment to conserving resources as an integral part of its strategy. As a result of its efforts, the BMW Group has been ranked industry leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes for the last five years.