28 Mar '12, 4pm

BMW delivers first 40 of 4,000 vehicles destined for London Olympics

BMW delivers first 40 of 4,000 vehicles destined for London Olympics

BMW GROUP'S OLYMPIC FLEET BEGINS THE JOURNEY TO LONDON 2012 Vehicles from BMW's 2012 fleet were today delivered to the Olympic Park, complete with livery and ready for Games time BMW Group, the Official Automotive Partner to the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games, has now delivered the first 40 vehicles that will be used for this summer's Olympic and Paralympic Games in London. The newly-liveried vehicles will form part of the full fleet which will be used by LOCOG to help drive the Games. The fleet consists of electric, diesel, and hybrid cars, as well as a range of motorcycles and bicycles, and benefits from BMW's sector-leading EfficientDynamics technologiesmeaning that it will achieve LOCOG's strict 120g CO₂/ km emissions target. Tim Abbott, Managing Director of BMW UK, said: "BMW's Olympic fleet needs to be varied to deal with the complex operational demands of th...

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