Tag Archives: Albert Biermann

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Albert Biermann and Hyundai N might make a Cayman-fighter

Interesting, News | January 3rd, 2020 by Nico DeMattia

For years, BMW fans have been begging BMW’s M Division for a bespoke sports car, something not based on an existing BMW product. While we’ll …

Former BMW M Boss Albert Biermann criticizes M Division

Interesting, News | May 31st, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

Former BMW M Boss Albert Biermann spent decades at the Bavarian brand and helped create some truly iconic cars. Now, though, he’s working for Hyundai/KIA, …

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Former BMW USA M manager Thomas Schemera goes to Hyundai

News | March 2nd, 2018 by Horatiu Boeriu

Hyundai Motor has appointed Thomas Schemera to lead its new High-Performance Vehicle and Motorsport Division. The 55-year-old German has been appointed as the executive vice-president, …

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Former BMW M Head Honcho Working on Genesis Sports Car

BMW M, News | January 10th, 2018 by Gabriel Nica

In 2014, long-time M Lead Engineer Albert Biermann had left BMW M to join Hyundai. Biermann had overlooked the development of all M cars for …

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Another BMW engineer defects to Hyundai to work on future Genesis models

News | November 2nd, 2017 by Horatiu Boeriu

After the departure of the long-time BMW M executive Albert Biermann to Hyundai, the South Korean brand makes another hiring from Munich. Hyundai Motor has announced …

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Former BMW M Division Boss takes shots at German brands

Interesting, News | September 20th, 2017 by Nico DeMattia

If you’re wondering why/how Hyundai is coming out with some impressive new cars under its Genesis brand, it’s because of one man — Albert Biermann. …

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Hyundai i30 N to spawn new Division run by former BMW M Boss

Interesting | November 14th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

The most famous letter in all of the automotive world is ‘M’. It represents BMW’s M Division and some of the most famous performance cars …

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Hyundai aims at the high-performance cars market

Interesting, Others | January 18th, 2015 by Hugo Becker

Saturday breakfast is with the usual suspects, car guys in KC – flying under the banner of Age & Treachery Racing, LTD. It offers more …

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BMW M VP of Engineering, Albert Biermann goes to Hyundai

News | December 22nd, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

In a stunning move, BMW M VP of Engineering Albert Biermann leaves the M Performance Division for a similar job at Hyundai. Biermann will be …

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2015 BMW M4 – Interview with Albert Biermann

Videos | November 3rd, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Mike Spinelli of DRIVE sat down with Albert Biermann, BMW M Chief Engineer, to chat on the new 2015 BMW M4 Coupe. Biermann takes about …