• US Road Trip 2016 - Death Valley and Grand Canyon

Joint Venture for Electric Charging Announced

BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Ford, Audi and Porsche team-up in a joint venture


Could this be the breakthrough for E-Mobility ? At least it might be a major step towards the future of emission-free driving. Today marks the beginning of a joint venture between the BMW Group, Ford Motor Company, Daimler AG and the Volkswagen Group (with Audi and Porsche). All companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoM) to create a new electric charging network across Europe. Read more

My 2016 US Road Trip on the West Coast

Road trip from LA via Death Valley to Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon and back


Already more than two months have passed since a long-desired dream came true. I was finally leaving on a flight with Lufthansa towards the United States for an extensive road trip on the US west coast. I planned to drive about 2,425 miles (3.902 km) within 13 days and explore some of the most-visited places and cities on the west coast of the US. Read more

Road Trip in the Bavarian Alps to Krün

Exploring the Bavarian Karwendel-Moutains near Krün


Yesterday I had the pleasure to explore the Bavarian alps once again with a few friends of mine. After I was driving a BMW Z4 sDrive35is on my last trip, I was happy to enjoy the ride with my BMW 135i (E82). Next to my car, two friends joined with their 135i as well. A BMW M135i (F21) and a BMW 316d (F30) completed our group. Read more