Sheer driving and riding pleasure at the BMW Xpo 2017; Urban G/S finally unveiled

Date posted on September 19, 2017
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Manila, Philippines.  Celebrating its passion for creating unparalleled experiences, Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC), the official importer and distributor of BMW in the Philippines, hosted the BMW Xpo 2017 from September 15 to 17 at the BMW Pavilion, 9th Ave. corner 30th St., Bonfiacio Global City (BGC). Valued BMW clientele, enthusiasts, and the general motoring public got the chance to discover pure exhilaration and bear witness to the much anticipated annual showcase of the brand’s latest automobiles and activities for adults and children alike.

“BMW has consistently led unique and exciting customer experiences, pushing boundaries through daring and visionary creations that do not compromise the ultimate goal: Sheer Driving Pleasure. This event demonstrates our dedication to delivering premium mobility that allows us to be the pioneer of Joy,” said ACC President Maricar Parco. “There’s no better way to share our journey and vision than through the BMW Xpo 2017, with no less than our customers and industry partners.”

Under the theme “Experience Sheer Driving Pleasure,” this year’s BMW Xpo reflected the brand’s strengthened drive to create memorable individual journeys with not only its segment-leading vehicles, but also activities that helped develop a better understanding of the heart of the BMW brand –Joy. The event featured 3 exhibitions of BMW’s core values that deliver the brand’s commitment to bring Joy in every aspect of mobility: Visionary, Precious, and Thrilling.


BMW’s constant pursuit for automotive excellence, passion for innovation, and vision for the future of automobile was in full display, with the latest generation of BMW’s most-successful business sedan, the all-new BMW 5 Series, leading the roster. Other featured vehicles represented the brand’s ground-breaking concepts for the mobility of tomorrow along with a fascinating augmented reality experience with the Vision Next 100 Concept Car and BMW 5 Series through the BMW Vision Gate.


BMW’s most precious pieces, embodying timeless elegance and pure adrenaline, came together to form a truly delightful experience. The epitome of contemporary luxury, the BMW 7 Series, was displayed together with the newest collection of BMW Lifestyle. Curated modern apparel and accessories to match every individual with a discerning palate were also presented by Hugo Boss.

Even the smallest of BMW fans enjoyed limitless pleasure as the event included a Junior Drivers’ Course and Kiddie Dome with arts and crafts activities for the young and young at heart, making the event a family affair.


The most powerful letter in the world, M, took guests to where too much is just right. Visitors feasted their eyes on the first-ever BMW M2, the intensified BMW M4 in Competition Package, and select vehicles in the exclusive M Sport trim. Adrenaline pumping activities such as a digital experience in which guests created their own BMW M Statement image and became part of the M movement.

Guests even immersed in the thrill of making life a ride with BMW Motorrad. The growing Heritage Line, including the pure riding machine BMW R nineT Urban G/S that embodies the quality and tradition of the BMW Motorrad brand, was showcased together with motorcycles from the Adventure and Sport Lines.  Also recognized at the BMW  Motorrad area were the first owners of the Urban G/S led by Mr. Opoy Gaw. Also, it was a time to recognize the achievers from BMW Motorrad team – Aris Cuevas, Lawrence Macalinao, and of course defending PSBK Champ and birthdayboy Marvin Mangulabnan.

The Perfect Time to Drive a BMW is Now.

Apart from the interactive highlights, participants also got to test-drive the latest BMW vehicles and received vouchers from Hugo Boss and Petron, while aspiring BMW owners chose from a wide range of certified pre-owned vehicles or BMW Premium Selection at special prices.

During the 3-day fête, brand-new BMW vehicles were made available at exclusive rates along with an exciting treat. Customers can look forward to 5 years of free BMW Service Inclusive for every purchase of a brand-new automobile. The program covers maintenance and repair of original BMW parts in all authorized BMW Service Centers to take customers’ mind off the unexpected costs of regular automotive upkeep.

Truly, it was the perfect time to take advantage of limited offers and get your dream BMW at the Xpo 2017. Beginning October of this year, BMW will adjust its pricing to further reflect the unmatched value of innovative mobility and take Sheer Driving Pleasure to a new level.

“With all of these thrilling activities and world-class display of premium automobiles, the BMW Xpo 2017 represents our strengthened commitment to delivering Sheer Driving Pleasure today and the years to come,” concluded Parco.