Scottsdale, AZ June 29, 2012 – BMW North Scottsdale is proud to announce that the BMW Group was recognized for exceptional engine performance and design at the recent 2012 International Engine of the Year Awards held in Stuttgart, Germany.  Four diverse engines were named Best in Class by the internationally renowned design competition.

BMW continues to be one of the most awarded automobile manufacturers in the Engine of the Year Awards after earning four new titles this year.  Two four-cylinder engines, a straight-six engine, and an eight cylinder engine all beat out the rest in their class.

The BMW four-cylinder TwinPower Turbo engine from the 2012 BMW 328i; the straight-six engine with M TwinPower Turbo from the BMW 1 Series M Coupe; and the powerful V-8 engine from the BMW M3 were all awarded Best in Class.  The decision was made by an international panel of judges comprised of 76 motoring journalists from 36 countries across the world.  Each engine was judged on performance and design.

“BMW continues to set the standard for industry design,” says BMW North Scottsdale General Manager Robert Dombrowski.  “We are excited to share this news with our local BMW fans who already see and appreciate the amazing power and performance of BMW engineering on a daily basis in their own cars.”

BMW Group’s reputation for award-winning engine design dates back over ten years.  Since 1999, BMW Group has earned more than 50 class and overall wins at the Engine of the Year Awards.  To learn more about BMW engine design and technology, drivers can visit BMW North Scottsdale in Phoenix, Arizona.


About BMW North Scottsdale

 BMW North Scottsdale is the premier BMW dealership of Arizona. It offers both new and Certified Pre-Owned BMW vehicles. BMW North Scottsdale is a member of the Penske Automotive team and prides itself in offering the best customer service to make car buying fun and memorable. BMW North Scottsdale is located off N. Scottsdale Roadin Phoenix, Arizona and welcomes Phoenix BMW fans in to learn more about their favorite new or used BMW models.


BMW North Scottsdale

18018 North Scottsdale Road

Phoenix, AZ 85054

(480) 538-3900