Is the 2018 BMW Pickup Truck just a crazy idea and the desire of enthusiasts and fans of this type of vehicle? Or are guesses and speculation about this vehicle supported by some tangible information? For now there is no concrete answer to these questions. However, the possibility of BMW to offer his version of the pickup model exists. Although the company has not confirmed such a possibility, not a denied.
Some time ago on the Internet has appeared the news about the arrival of BMW pickup models, based on the E92 M3 model. However, the date of placement of the news was April 1. So, it is quite clear that it was just a joke. However, the Bavarian car manufacturer, does not hide that thinking about such possibilities. Although the pickup truck segment, completely unknown to BMW, the chances for the realization of these ideas exist.
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Namely, the Australian branch of the BMW company arrived interesting news. Marketing manager, a branch of the company, Marc Werner gave an interesting statement. He said “never say never”. More specifically, Werner said that carefully monitor what are doing colleagues from competing companies.
We remember that the head of BMW Asia Pacific and South Africa branch, Hendrik fon Kinhajm, said that BMW will never “launch” model pickup. This was 2015. Now this Werner’s statement gained weight even more. Meanwhile, Mercedes has decided to launch its model in this segment. Also, the Tesla Motors has offered a fully electric pickup model. Things have changed, and the 2018 BMW Pickup Truck idea becomes more realistic. Whether and when there will be a realization of the idea, it remains to be seen.
Werner’s statement gains significance when one considers the popularity of pickup truck models on the territory of Australia. However, he believes that the competitors easier than BMW. Namely, it is clear that Mercedes-Benz has its own program of commercial vehicles, trucks and vans. On that side they are at an advantage because they have some experience. Also, he thinks that Audi could offer such a model, and that they would be easier than the BMW. The reason for this is that they can rely on the VW Amarok, and to be on the starting point.
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Although it is clear that for the BMW company this truck project is a complete novelty and a great challenge, they do not reject such a possibility. Either way, we believe that many would be thrilled if he came to the realization of the 2018 BMW Pickup Truck ideas. We anxiously await the new information, which we will share with you.