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Caring for Leather Upholstery | Park Place BMW

 

Part of the fun of purchasing a high-end car, such as a BMW, is sliding into the luxurious interior, enjoying the sleek design and settling into comfortable seats. If your BMW features leather seating surfaces, you want to keep them clean and looking like new – both so the inside of your car always looks nice and also to avoid expensive upholstery repairs and replacement.

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Traveling with your Dog | Park Place BMW


For many dog owners, their pups are prized members of the family. They get on the couch, sleep in the bed, get fed scraps under the table while mom isn’t looking, get presents and go on trips. However, bringing Fido along for the ride can sometimes be more trouble than it is worth...

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BMW European Delivery Program | Park Place BMW

If you want to take your BMW experience to the next level, do more than just drive it off the lot – meet it where it was made. With the European Delivery Program, you can fly to Germany and enjoy exclusive VIP tours of BMW facilities, take your new car for a spin across the Autonbahn, choose from a selection of Driving Adventure packages and stay at world-class hotels all before meeting your vehicle back home.

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10 Reasons BMW Owners Love their Bimmers | Park Place BMW in Rochester, MN


BMW owners are well-known for being passionate about their cars. So passionate, they usually know the history behind the nickname and also the difference between a “Bimmer” and a “Beamer” and can’t understand why people get it mixed up.


In case you don’t know, BMW really got its start with motorcycles and they were active in the racing world. One of their competitors was BSA bikes, so track slang developed to differentiate the two. BMWs were referred to as “beemers” and BSAs were called “beesers.” Any true BMW enthusiast knew that BMW cars couldn’t be called “beemers…

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BMW EnLighten App Predicts Traffic Lights | Park Place BMW in Rochester, MN


Driving is the most convenient things we do every single day. However, getting from point A to point B quickly and comfortably (usually in a vehicle that is an extension of a driver’s personality) is usually laced with frustrations and minor inconveniences – other drivers, road construction and, when you’re in a big hurry, traffic lights.


Connected Signals, a technology startup based in Eugene, Oregon, has developed an app that helps you travel through traffic lights with ease. The EnLighten app gathers traffic light information in cities that link lights to a regional network.


BMW has taken this app…

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How to Properly Wax your Car | Park Place BMW in Rochester, MN


Protecting the look of a car should be important to every car owner. You spent your hard-earned money to get a car you love, so why wouldn’t you do what you could to keep it as lovely as possible?


In addition to getting regular (weekly) car washes and avoiding scraping your car doors on any and everything the world is trying to use to ruin your paint job, it is important to give your car a good wax 2-4 times a year.


One writer from Popular Mechanics says he waxes his car twice a year: before winter and in…

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Ideas for a Memorable Labor Day Weekend | Park Place BMW in Rochester, MN


Labor Day Weekend 2015 is right around the corner, so many people are trying to make plans for their 3-day weekend. Some are perfectly happy using that time to relax and rest at home; however, many more are looking to spend their weekend doing something different and fun with friends and loved ones.


If you’re still looking for that weekend activity for the holiday weekend, here are some ideas for what to do during Labor Day Weekend.


Go camping.

Even if you aren’t a camping kind of person, consider getting into the great outdoors for the weekend! Borrow…

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