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February 4, 2009

Chris Bangle leaves BMW

Big news in the car design world: Objectified cast member Chris Bangle has left BMW after 16 years as the company’s design chief. “Bangle’s plan to pursue his own design-related endeavours beyond the auto industry marks the start of a new phase in his life while maintaining strong ties with the BMW Group,” BMW said in a statement.

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Maxim says

Feb 07, 2009

Wow, I just hope BMW Will still make as awesome cars as for the past 16 years.

lexi says

Feb 20, 2009

Maybe now they will have decent cup holders. form AND function, please!