AWARDS.

Beauty is reflected in the eye of the beholder. Design quality in its recognition.

Our design team always embarks on the design of new models with the highest aspirations. After all, only if something convinces us at BMW, will it fulfil the aspiration of being unique. These results speak for themselves. In the last two years alone, BMW has impressed the juries of countless prominent national and international awards with innovative designs. An achievement that we are proud of – and one which spurs us on to repeatedly create the exceptional.

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German Design Award (Gold)

iF Design Award

BMW 3 Series Sedan
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iF Design Award

BMW 3 Series Touring
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Red Dot Design Award

BMW M135i
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Red Dot Design Award

BMW 3 Series Touring
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Red Dot Design Award

BMW M6 Gran Coupé
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German Design Award

BMW 6 Series Convertible
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GOOD DESIGN AWARD.

Founded in 1950, the Good Design Award is one of the most prestigious and most traditional design prizes in the world.
In recent years, BMW has received it on several occasions: in 2010 for the BMW 5 Series Sedan, in 2011 for the BMW 6 Series Convertible, the BMW 6 Series Coupé, the BMW 1 Series M Coupé and the BMW ActiveE and in 2012 for the BMW 3 Series Sedan, the BMW M5 Sedan, the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé and the BMW M6 Coupé.

  • Awards 2012

    • BMW 3 Series Sedan
    • BMW M5 Sedan
    • BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé
    • BMW M6 Coupé

  • Awards 2011

    • BMW 6 Series Convertible
    • BMW 6 Series Coupé
    • BMW 1 Series M Coupé
    • BMW ActiveE

  • Awards 2010

    • BMW 5 Series Sedan

IF DESIGN AWARD.

The iF (Industrie Forum Design e.V.) Design Award is one of the world's leading design competitions.
In 2014, this prestigious award was won by the BMW 2 Series Coupé, BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, BMW 4 Series Coupé and BMW X5. One year earlier, the BMW 3 Series Sedan and BMW 3 Series Touring had scooped the honours. In 2012, it was Gold for the BMW 6 Series Coupé, with the BMW 1 Series, BMW 6 Series Convertible and BMW 1 Series M Coupé also receiving prizes in the same year.

  • Awards 2014

    • BMW 2 Series Coupé
    • BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo
    • BMW 4 Series Coupé
    • BMW X5

  • Awards 2013

    • BMW 3 Series Sedan
    • BMW 3 Series Touring

  • Awards 2012

    • BMW 6 Series Coupé (Gold)
    • BMW 1 Series
    • BMW 6 Series Convertible
    • BMW 1 Series M Coupé

  • Awards 2011

    • BMW 5 Series Touring (Gold)
    • BMW 5 Series Sedan

GREEN GOOD DESIGN AWARD.

The Green Good Design Award forms part of the world's oldest design prize, the international Good Design. This special award focuses on contemporary design and its sustainability credentials.
In this way, BMW has been acknowledged several times for its forward-looking car design: In 2010 for the BMW Vision EfficientDynamics and in 2012 for the BMW i3 Concept and the BMW i8 Concept.

  • Awards 2012

    • BMW i3 Concept
    • BMW i8 Concept

  • Awards 2010

    • BMW Vision EfficientDynamics

RED DOT DESIGN AWARD.

The Red Dot Design Award is one of the largest and most prestigious design competitions in the world. In recent years, BMW has enjoyed many triumphs: In 2014, the BMW 2 Series Coupé, BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo and the new BMW 4 Series models took the honours. In 2013, the BMW 1 Series (3-door), BMW 3 Series Touring and BMW M6 Gran Coupé were among the winners. In 2012, BMW triumphed four times, with prizes for the BMW 6 Series Coupé, BMW 1 Series M Coupé, BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé and BMW M5 Sedan.

  • Awards 2014

    • BMW 2 Series Coupé
    • BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo
    • BMW 4 Series Coupé
    • BMW 4 Series Convertible

  • Awards 2013

    • BMW M135i
    • BMW 3 Series Touring
    • BMW M6 Gran Coupé

  • Awards 2012

    • BMW 6 Series Coupé
    • BMW 1 Series M Coupé
    • BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé
    • BMW M5
    • BMW 3 Series Sedan (Honorable Mention)

  • Awards 2011

    • BMW 5 Series Touring (Best of the Best)
    • BMW 6 Series Convertible
    • BMW X3 (Honorable Mention)

  • Awards 2010

    • BMW 5 Series Sedan
    • BMW X1
    • BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo (Honorable Mention)

GERMAN DESIGN AWARD.

The German Design Award is the premium prize of the German Design Council, which is one of the world's leading design-competence centres.
This prize has been won by BMW several times: in 2012 for the BMW 5 Series Touring, in 2013 for the BMW 6 Series Convertible and the BMW 1 Series (5-door) and in 2014 for the BMW i3.

  • Awards 2014

    • BMW i3 (Gold)
    • Special Mention for the BMW Concept Ninety Film
    • Special Mention for the BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé

  • Awards 2013

    • BMW 6 Series Convertible
    • BMW 1 Series (5-door)

  • Awards 2012

    • BMW 5 Series Touring (Silver)

AUTOMOTIVE BRAND CONTEST.

The Automotive Brand Contest is an international design competition for automobile brands initiated by the German Design Council.
The success of BMW in this competition is more than impressive: in 2011, the winners were SESTOSENSO by Paul Cocksedge, BMW 328 Hommage and BMW 6 Series Coupé. In 2012, the prize went to the BMW i8 Concept Spyder (Design and Innovation of the Year), the BMW Zagato Coupé (image film), the BMW Design Studio Live (Event) and the design of BMW 3 Series Sedan and BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé. Furthermore, the BMW Design team was awarded the title Team of the Year. In 2013, the honours were scooped by the BMW Z4, the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, the BMW M6 Gran Coupé and Ronan und Erwan Bouroullec’s QUIET MOTION installation.

  • Awards 2013

    • BMW Z4
    • BMW 3 Series Gran Tourismo
    • BMW M6 Gran Coupé
    • QUIET MOTION

  • Awards 2012

    • BMW i8 Concept Spyder (exterior)
    • BMW i8 Concept Spyder (interior)
    • BMW Zagato Coupé (image film)
    • BMW Design Studio Live (Event)
    • BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé (exterior)
    • BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé (interior)
    • BMW 3 Series Sedan (interior)
    • BMW i8 Concept Spyder (Innovation of the Year)
    • Team of the Year

  • Awards 2011

    • SESTOSENSO by Paul Cocksedge
    • BMW 328 Hommage
    • BMW 6 Series Coupé