BMW 9 Series Concept Rumored for Beijing

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

If bigger is better, BMW might be bringing its best yet to the 2014 Beijing Motor Show.

It is being rumored that the German automaker will debut a 9 Series concept in Beijing, where ultra-luxury sedans rule the road. The range-topping model will specifically cater to the affluent Chinese customers and is believed to be based on the upcoming lightweight platform that is underpinning the next-generation 7 Series.

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Dubbed G11, the new 7 Series platform will reduce the weight of the current flagship sedan to similar numbers as the current 5 Series sedan. At the rapid rate that BMW is continuing to expand its model lineup, it wouldn’t entirely be a shock to see a 9 Series concept on the horizon.

[Source: BMW Blog]

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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