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Autocar interviews Chris Bangle about his life after BMW

Be a designer, News | January 15th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

The name Chris Bangle is met with mixed reactions among BMW enthusiasts. Some feel that some of his designs ruined many of the BMWs that …

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Chris Bangle’s newest car is…different

Interesting, News | November 30th, 2017 by Nico DeMattia

When the E60-generation BMW 5 Series first debuted, it gained the infamous “Bangle Butt” title for its design. Named after its designer, Chris Bangle, the …

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Chris Bangle finds modern car design to be boring

Interesting, News | September 17th, 2017 by Nico DeMattia

If you’re well-versed in BMW’s history, the name “Chris Bangle” is certainly one you’re aware of. For better or worse, Bangle is well known by …

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What’s next for Chris Bangle, BMW’s Controversial Designer?

3-Series | August 16th, 2016 by Nico DeMattia

If you’re a fan of the blue and white roundel, then it’s likely you know of the name Chris Bangle. You may have even heard the expression …

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Oldie but goodie: BMW’s Design Philosophy with Chris Bangle

Videos | January 22nd, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

This video shows Chris Bangle talking passionately about design, what drives design and showcasing him as an innovator who tried to create new, fresh, technologically advanced designs

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The Bangle Butt

7-series | January 21st, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

The car that most people will remember Chris Bangle by is the E65 7 Series and the infamous Bangle Butt

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Back in 2012, we interviewed Chris Bangle

Interesting, Others | December 28th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Back in 2012, BMWBLOG had the opportunity to interview Chris Bangle, BMW’s ex-chief designer. There are a number of us at BMWBLOG that think very …

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Chris Harris: “We Were All Wrong, Chris Bangle Was A Prophet”

Others | November 29th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Well known UK journalist Chris Harris is back with an insightful article on BMW’s former chief of design, Chris Bangle. Born in the US, Christopher …

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BMWBLOG Interviews Chris Bangle

Featured Posts, Interesting | July 30th, 2012 by Hugo Becker

BMWBLOG had the opportunity recently to interview Chris Bangle. As usual, a memo circulated inside the group soliciting questions for the interview, and we got …

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Chris Bangle writes book and launches contest

Interesting | January 22nd, 2012 by Horatiu Boeriu

Chris Bangle, the charismatic designer and ex-chief of design at BMW, launches a novel. The U.S.-born designer penned the Peter Teufel, A Tale of Car …

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