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Council News – 02/09

Posted at 2pm on 5/15/09 | Filed under: International Council News

The post-war period was a very difficult time for BMW. Having lost the plant in Eisenach, cars had to be built in Munich for the first time. A lack of financial resources forced the company to adopt a model policy which did not go down well with the market, putting BMW in a situation which almost led to the company being sold. The fact that things turned out differently in 1959 was partially due to the BMW 700 having been developed – a vehicle which gave great cause for help. […]

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