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was one of the biggest corporate supporters of the 2012 London Olympics
, earning the right to be its official car sponsor. But it wasn't just ponying up a few dozen 7 Series
for the IOC that got it this plum gig. BMW made a commitment to meet specific CO2 emissions targets
for the vehicles it provided.
BMW supplied about 4,000 vehicles to the London Olympics organizers, everything from motorcycles to electric Minis
to hybrid 5-Series
sedans to diesel X5
SUV's. Our sister site Translogic
went to the Olympics to get a taste of the breadth and depth of the BMW Olympic fleet.
to watch the full episode, wherein Translogic goes for a ride in a diesel X1, then rides an i Pedelec electric bicycle.Continue reading Translogic learns how BMW kept the London Olympics rolling
Translogic learns how BMW kept the London Olympics rolling
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