Articles tagged “bmw”

Business Travel

Carmakers Rejigger Urban Travel Plans With New Ridehailing Strategies

With big car companies rethinking their plans for ridehailing platforms, it looks like Uber's grasp will only get stronger.

Carmakers Rejigger Urban Travel Plans With New Ridehailing Strategies

Rental Cars

BMW’s New Partnership Gets U.S. Travelers a Free Road Trip Through Europe

Many travelers probably don't have the time to devote to a vacation and be part of a program like this. But for those who can hit the road for a few weeks, it sounds like a dream come true.

BMW’s New Partnership Gets U.S. Travelers a Free Road Trip Through Europe

Business Travel

BMW Picks Butterfield & Robinson as Its Exclusive European Tour Operator

European car pick ups have been a thing for decades now, but BMW's move to add B&R to the mix is an additional selling point for the right kind of traveler.

BMW Picks Butterfield & Robinson as Its Exclusive European Tour Operator

Rental Cars

BMW Challenges Uber with its Own Luxury Ride-Booking Service

When of the interesting aspects of the new BMW service in Seattle is that it will combine on-demand ride-services with rental and sharing options. We'll assuredly hear about more of this blending in coming years from other auto companies and major car rental firms.

BMW Challenges Uber with its Own Luxury Ride-Booking Service

Rental Cars

BMW Is Readying a Rival to Uber and Ride-Sharing Services in Germany

We've long wished to see an old-school yet innovative transport brand take on Uber. BMW may just be that brand.

BMW Is Readying a Rival to Uber and Ride-Sharing Services in Germany

Online Travel

Nokia Sells Mapping Unit to German Carmakers for $3.1 Billion

Uber will get the maps it needs from Microsoft, and the automakers will get a backbone for autonomous cars. Get ready for transportation to change radically in next to no time at all.

Nokia Sells Mapping Unit to German Carmakers for $3.1 Billion

Rental Cars

Future of Local Discovery is in the Car’s Dashboard

Connected cars with navigation systems to select the best routes and travel apps to pick nearby hotels and restaurants are already here. The auto manufacturers want to fend off Google and Apple as connected cars become the next frontier of disruption.

Future of Local Discovery is in the Car’s Dashboard