All-New BMW Zagato Makes World Debut at 2012 Pebble Beach Concours


Updated BMW 7 Series makes North American debut among other    highlights at 2012 Monterey Motorsports Reunion and Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. 

BMW Zagato 

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – August 15, 2012 … BMW will be  highly visible this weekend at the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours,  Monterey Motorsports Reunion, and Legends of the Autobahn. Making its  world debut late in the week will be a new BMW Zagato concept, the  second collaboration between these two legendary car companies. The  new 2013 BMW 7 Series will make its North American debut with a  special highlight on the new 540-hp BMW ALPINA B7 supersedan. Other  product highlights include the stunning new BMW 650i Gran Coupe and,  in honor of 2012 being the 40th anniversary of BMW M, the all-new BMW  M5 and M6.

BMW activity at the Monterey Motorsports Reunion will not be limited  to its display in the paddock but will also include three vintage race  cars participating in the Reunion, including the 1986 BMW-March GTP,  the 1980 BMW M1 Procar as well as the 1975 BMW 3.5 CSL like the one  that won the 12-Hours of Sebring that year. The 3.5 CSL will be  piloted by BMW of North America President and CEO, Ludwig Willisch.  Please stop by the paddock and say “Hello.”

BMW M will be a focus at Legends of the Autobahn. In addition to the  new M5 Sedan and M6 Coupe, the legendary M8 Prototype, which never saw  production and has never been shown in North America, will also be  featured Friday. The mid-engine BMW M1, the very first BMW M supercar  from 1979, will also be seen out and about this weekend.

Details about and images of the newest BMW Zagato collaboration will  be available closer to the weekend.