BMW Hybrids

BMW i8 in Drifting Session

How Would You Feel Taking the BMW i8 for a Drifting Session Out in the Snow?

After being showcased at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show with some important updates, the BMW i8 is ending up in our news again, this time with the model being taken for a drifting session out in the snow, by the guys from Jalopnik. The drifting test may be also seen [...]

by March 6, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Videos
12 hours ago
BMW i8 GT3 Launched in Rendering

BMW i8 GT3 Launched in Rendering

BMW is just about to send an updated BMW i8 to Geneva, the model coming with interesting new features and gadgets inside. But apparently, the model hasn’t got the time to rest, as a new rendering with the extraordinary plug-in hybrid has just emerged on the surface, in the shape [...]

by February 26, 2015 1 comment BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Racing
9 days ago
BMW i8 vs Lamborghini Huracan vs Dodge SRT Hellcat vs Ford Mustang

BMW i8 vs Lamborghini Huracan vs Dodge SRT Hellcat vs Ford Mustang – Video Revealed

Four of the most powerful and impressive cars in the world have recently gathered to take place at a road trip which went all the way from California to Nevada. The so called road trip was also video shot by the guys from the UK`s famous CAR magazine. We are [...]

by February 20, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Racing, Videos
14 days ago
BMW Fits i8 with a Bunch of Updates before Geneva

BMW Fits i8 with a Bunch of Updates before Geneva

The BMW German based premium carmaker has prepared some special extra goodies for the i8 plug-in hybrid, the model now being set to tackle its direct rival, the Tesla Model S, at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. We are talking here about a facelift carried out on the BMW i8, [...]

by February 18, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
16 days ago
BMW`s F18 PHEV Project

BMW Might Be Planning i5 and i7 Plug-in Hybrids to Take on Tesla S

It seems that the German based carmaker is on a constant fight against its rival in the United States, Tesla, which is strongly working on the new Tesla S. As opposed to that, BMW is also reported to cross its thumbs on the future i5 and i7 plug-in hybrids, working [...]

by February 11, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Manufacturing, Useful News
23 days ago
World Car of the Year Awards

BMW Dominates the 2015 World Car of the Year Awards Finalists

The 2015 World Car of the Year has recently announced the participation of one of the greatest cars ever built in the entire world, with five categories to be challenged: the World Car of the Year, the World Luxury Car of the Year, the World Performance Car of the Year, [...]

by February 10, 2015 0 comments BMW Articles, BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Events
24 days ago
BMW i8 Plug-in Hybrid Reaching a Full 254 km/h

Watch the Amazing BMW i8 Plug-in Hybrid Reaching a Full 254 km/h

I have always wanted to test out the piece of technology built up by BMW, the almighty BMW i8, but since I don’t have the right possibilities nor the cash to do it, I thought that a simple video with the BMW i8 reaching a great 254 km/h might cheer [...]

by February 5, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Videos
30 days ago
2014 BMW i8

BMW i8 Showcased in Video, Favored by Youngsters

BMW has managed to come up with the beautiful and extraordinary BMW i8, the model which is now the youngsters` preferred hot ride. It is also the case of a video launched by a BMW i8 “fanatic”, Marques Brownlee, who have revealed a video with the BMW`s first super hybrid. [...]

by February 4, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Videos
30 days ago
BMW Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Models Might Fall Down in the US

BMW Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Models Might Fall Down in the US

Along with the development and the top-selling high-end models, the i3 electric and the i8 plug-in hybrid, the BMW German based carmaker might hit the bucket on the United States market, after the gas has registered low values. The bad news has been also confirmed by Ian Robertson, the head [...]

43 days ago
BMW 3-Series Plug-in hybrid spy image

All-new BMW 3-Series plug-in hybrid spotted in Northern Europe

BMW likes to test their models in rough environments, the upcoming BMW 3-Series plug-in hybrid being also one of them. The icy roads and the freezing temperatures seemed to cause no problems for the hybrid model, a car that is powered by a 2.0-liter petrol unit as well as an [...]

by January 21, 2015 0 comments BMW 3-Series, BMW Hybrids, Spy Photos
45 days ago
BMW i8 Signed by Richard James

BMW i8 Signed by Richard James

The BMW`s first hybrid supercar, the BMW i8, has been recently seen wearing the colors of the famous British designer for luxury cars, Richard James. The BMW i8 signed by Richard James was after displayed at the LCM Show, revealing the model in the bright and exotic colors, a job [...]

by January 20, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
45 days ago
BMW i8 Frozen Yellow by JD Customs

BMW i8 Frozen Yellow by JD Customs

The great and gorgeous BMW i8 is popping up in our news again, this time the model receiving some cool features from the well-known JD Customs Dutch based tuning division. As seen in the pictures, the BMW i8 has received a cool paintjob, like the 3M Bitter Yellow finish, which [...]

by January 20, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
46 days ago
2022 BMW 3-Series Hybrid

Second-Gen BMW 3-Series Hybrid Due to Arrive in 2022

With the 2016 BMW 3-Series Hybrid already to reach showrooms next year, the premium German carmaker is already planning to introduce a second generation of the 3-Series Hybrid in 2022. The news have not been yet confirmed by BMW, but according to some recent reports from Autocar, the 2022 BMW [...]

by January 10, 2015 0 comments BMW 3-Series, BMW Hybrids, Manufacturing
56 days ago
BMW i8 by Wheels Boutique

BMW i8 by Wheels Boutique

The one-off BMW i8 plug-in hybrid has been recently fitted with a set of exclusive wheels, entirely belonging to the aftermarket specialists from the Wheels Boutique tuner division. We are talking about the so called HRE P101 wheels, sized 22×9 and 22×10.5, front and rear, all wrapped with the Translucent [...]

by December 17, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
79 days ago
BMW i8 – The Car of the Year

BMW i8 – The Car of the Year

The one-off BMW i8 has been voted the Car of the Year, by Top Gear magazine, the model competing against top predators like the McLaren P1, Porsche 918 Spyder, or the Ferrari LaFerrari. Charlie Turner, the chief editor at Top Gear magazine, mentioned that the recently awarded BMW i8 represents [...]

by December 8, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
88 days ago
BMW 5-Series GT Concept Officially Unveiled

BMW 5-Series GT Concept Officially Unveiled

The GT Concept version of the upcoming BMW 5-Series has been recently unveiled, alongside the 3-Series and X5 versions. All three models are coming with e-Drive systems and electric motors. As for the BMW 5-Series GT Concept, we might state that it would be a real beast on the roads, [...]

by December 7, 2014 0 comments BMW 5-Series, BMW Electric, BMW Hybrids
89 days ago
BMW i8S Arrives in 2016

BMW i8S Arrives in 2016

How better way to celebrate 100 years of existence in 2016 then preparing the second generation of the BMWi8, which will be named the i8 S. For the moment the model was codenamed the M100. There are no official announcements concerning the launch of the BMW i8S aka the M100, [...]

by November 25, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
101 days ago
Puerto Rico Receives the First BMW i8

Puerto Rico Receives the First BMW i8

The BMW i8 officially unveiled last year at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show, has recently made its way to Puerto Rico in a premiere, the model being bought by a BMW fan. The BMW i8 bought and brought to Puerto Rico is wearing a one-off body paintjob and it might [...]

by November 13, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
113 days ago
BMW i8 Hits Nissan in Thailand

BMW i8 Hits Nissan in Thailand, Suffers Minor Damages

BMW hasn’t had any major reported accidents all over the world, and not because it is not considered a supercar maker, but simply because people really know how to handle such models. But unfortunately for BMW i8 plug-in hybrid lovers, the model was recently the subject of an accident in [...]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Useful News
119 days ago
BMW i8

Video: BMW i8 Rides the Alps

The BMW i8 was recently showcased in a video while riding through the Alps, with the occasion 25 years of experiences, celebrated by Claude Urfer Group. The video is fantastic in terms of presentation, as Adrian Van Hooydonk`s crew used some aerial drones, managing to capture the BMW i8 in [...]

by October 29, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Videos
128 days ago