Is BMW a Foreign Car?

More Walnut Creek drivers ask where their cars are made! If you’ve also ever wondered, “Is BMW a foreign car?” you’re not alone. BMW stands for Bayerische Motoren Werke, and if you have an eye for languages, you already guessed that BMW is and always has been a German-owned company.

Where is BMW Made?

Is BMW foreign? Yes, it is. However, today’s globalized production economy is full of exciting twists and turns! Even when an auto manufacturer is based in a certain country, there’s a chance that its vehicles are built all over the world. So, what country makes BMW?

With that said, there are multiple ways to answer the question, “Where is BMW made?” Today, complete BMW automobiles are manufactured in five different countries. There are plants in Germany, Mexico, China, South Africa, and here in the USA! In fact, the BMW manufacturing center in Greer, SC, is the largest BMW production facility in existence. 

Which BMW Vehicles are Made in the U.S.?

American drivers, in particular, are looking at and wanting crossovers and SUVs, and BMW has taken notice. Their U.S.-based plant was built in 1994 and underwent significant expansions recently to keep up with the increasing demand. Today, BMW manufactures the entire X Series here in the states

With seven different configurations available, there’s an American-made BMW out there for all size budgets. If you are interested, you can learn more about the thrilling X-Series, like how nimble and compact the X1 compares to the X3, or pit the midsize X5 against the three-row X6 with BMW Concord.

Start Your Next Adventure at BMW Concord!

Now that we have answered, “Is BMW a foreign car?” and “Where is BMW made?” it’s time to experience firsthand what these luxury cars can do. Make the trip to BMW Concord near Alamo and our team will help get you behind the wheel of the BMW vehicle best suited for you. Browse our new vehicle inventory, our vehicle specials to save on your purchase, apply for financing, and see your vehicle trade-in right at home.

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1967 Market Street
Concord, CA, 94520 US
(888) 707-2860
BMW Concord 37.9752461, -122.0445018.