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Performance Car Podcast BMW Australia CEO Marc Werner

By Scott Newman, 18 Jan 2018 Performance Car Podcast

An on-the-road chat with the man heading BMW Australia

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Welcome to the latest episode of the Performance Car Podcast.

In this episode we chat with BMW Australia CEO Marc Werner from behind the wheel of the BMW M140i during the updated BMW 1 and 2 Series launch on the awesome roads of Tasmania.

The two cover how Marc came to be boss of BMW Australia (1:20), the unique nature of the Australian market (2:00), BMW chasing volume (3:20), Australian car pricing and parallel imports (4:20), BMW's Australia-only initiatives (6:15), the future of performance cars (8:00), how enthusiasts will enjoy driving in the future (10:00), the timeline of autonomous vehicles (12:25), which model best expresses BMW's Efficient Dynamics ethos (13:40) and his favourite memories from 20 years at BMW (14:30).

Don't forget you can listen to this podcast for when you're on the move through iTunes or Podbean, please subscribe and leave us a review! As ever, any topics you’d like us to cover, guests you’d like us to interview or cars you’d like us to feature, please let us know in the FB comments or at motor@bauer-media.com.au.

Enjoy the chat with Marc Werner and in the next episode of the Performance Car Podcast we’ll be joined by MOTOR stalwarts David Morley and Tim Robson to discuss the greatest ever performance Commodores.