BMW Hybrids

BMW 2-Series Active Tourer PHEV Is Just Around the Corner

BMW 2-Series Active Tourer PHEV Is Just Around the Corner

BMW is quite busy these days working on new and evolutionary technologies that would bring about a lot of high-efficient models in terms of fuel consumption. It is about the manufacturing of the BMW i8 and BMW 5-Series GT prototypes, that would receive the hydrogen fuel cell technology, in a [...]

2 days ago
Future BMW i8 and BMW 5-Series GT Will Get Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology

Future BMW i8 and BMW 5-Series GT Will Get Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology

It is not new today that a lot of carmakers are already following the footsteps of BMW in developing the hybdrogen fuel cell technology which will make their future models more performance and less fuel-consumption. But until then, BMW is still the leading company that is trying to implement the [...]

2 days ago
BMW i8 on HRE Wheels

BMW i8 on HRE Wheels

BMW i8 has recently won the 2015 Engine of the Year Award, the model highlighting the extraordinary and advanced piece of German engineering in terms of performance under the hood. Add up the futuristic and evolutionary design language and you have a complete plug-in hybrid supercar. But that didn’t stop [...]

3 days ago
BMW i8 Riding on Vossen Wheels

BMW i8 Riding on Vossen Wheels

BMW i8 has recently won the 2015 Engine of the Year Award, an important catch for the carmaker`s first plug-in hybrid model, the one which also inspired other hot rides in using the hybrid technology for better fuel efficiency and a more environmentally friendly ecosystem. But this didn’t stop a [...]

9 days ago
2015 BMW i8

BMW Fuel-Efficient 588 MPG Might Be just Around the Corner

BMW is on a constant hunt in finding new ways of keeping things under control from every point of view, but the heavy competition it receives especially from Tesla manufacturer, has pushed things further into looking solutions for more advanced and more fuel-efficient models. And rumor has it that the [...]

15 days ago
Matte Orange BMW i8 Sits Quietly in Parking Lot

Matte Orange BMW i8 Sits Quietly in Parking Lot

A gorgeous BMW i8 finished in matter orange has been recently seen resting in a parking lot in Sint-Martens Latem, the model being the subject of a lot of photos and head-turning. Surely, this is a rare occasion to get your eyes on such an exclusive model, especially since it [...]

by June 18, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
15 days ago
BMW i8 - Winner of the International Engine of the Year

BMW i8 Is the Winner of the 2015 International Engine of the Year Awards

If I told you that I had to hold my breath before announcing the 2015 International Engine of the Year Awards, I would be a liar, as I was almost sure that this amazing award would go to the one and only BMW i8, which is the embodiment of perfectness [...]

by June 18, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Engines, Events, Useful News
15 days ago
BMW i8 M High-Performance Version Might Arrive in 2016

BMW i8 M High-Performance Version Might Arrive in 2016

The BMW`s first high-performance plug-in hybrid i8 has been the one-off sports car bringing performance and technology to a whole new level. But the German based carmaker does not want to rest on its laurels and is already planning an introduction of an updated BMW i8, which would be called [...]

24 days ago
Matte Green Chrome BMW i8 by Impressive Wrap Hong Kong

Matte Green Chrome BMW i8 by Impressive Wrap Hong Kong

The Impressive Wrap Hong Kong tuning division have recently laid their eyes on the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid, which was the subject of a thorough body wrapping. We are talking here about a paintjob program, the BMW i8 receiving the matter green chrome paintjob. The paintjob consists of a splendid [...]

by June 9, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
24 days ago
BMW i8 Crash in Thailand

BMW i8 Hits Water in Thailand

Not only the latest launched exotic supercars are involved in different crashes all over the world, as BMW i8 enthusiasts are also pushing the limits off this wonderful piece of German engineering. It is also the case of this BMW i8 which was involved in a car crash in Thailand, [...]

by June 9, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
24 days ago
BMW i8 by Wheels Boutique Gets Photo Session

BMW i8 by Wheels Boutique Gets Photo Session

Slowly but surely, more BMW i8s are becoming more hot and more exotic, thanks to the customized body parts received from different aftermarket shops. It is also the case of this BMW i8, which has received some new and one-off wheels from the famous Wheels Boutique tuning shop. Since we [...]

31 days ago
2015 BMW i8 MSRP Prices Announced in US

2015 BMW i8 MSRP Prices Announced in US

BMW has recently announced the MSRP prices for the i8 plug-in hybrid on the United States market, which will become available in its dealerships starting June. One of BMW`s dealerships in US, JMK BMW, New Jersey, has also announced the availability of the BMW i8. The 2015 BMW i8 will [...]

by May 20, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Prices, Useful News
44 days ago
BMW i8 Receives Makeovers from IND

BMW i8 Receives Makeovers from IND

IND tuning division has been busy working on the BMW`s i8 and i3, both models receiving some body style upgrades, before reportedly arriving at the 2015 Bimmerfest, in California this week. The BMW i8 by IND has received the Cobra lowering springs, which gives the plug-in hybrid a sportier look. [...]

45 days ago
BMW i8 Receives New Aggressive Body Kit from AC Schnitzer

BMW i8 Receives New Aggressive Body Kit from AC Schnitzer

AC Schnitzer aftermarket shop have upgraded a lot of BMW models, like the one-off M3 and M4 sports cars, but now the specialists have turned their heads towards the carmaker`s first plug-in hybrid i8. The BMW i8 has received a gorgeous tuning body kit, which makes it look really outstanding. [...]

52 days ago
2016 BMW 3-Series 330e Set to Arrive Next Year

2016 BMW 3-Series 330e Set to Arrive Next Year

BMW 3-Series is a “must have” for the entire history of the German based carmaker, as it represents the embodiment of technological innovations that BMW has pinned on other models as well. And this year, the carmaker is celebrating the 3-Series` 40th anniversary, a good opportunity to announce new changes [...]

57 days ago
BMW i8 Riding on HRE Wheels, Installation by Wheels Boutique

BMW i8 Riding on HRE Wheels, Installation by Wheels Boutique

It is not a common thing seeing the BMW`s first plug-in hybrid i8 on the streets, wearing some cool and customized set of HRE Wheels, but the guys over the Wheels Boutique aftermarket shop have managed to provide the model with a unique look. And indeed the visual of this [...]

64 days ago
BMW i5 Rendering

BMW i5 Rumored to Wear the Marks of the Upcoming G30 5-Series

BMW is reported to be working on the upcoming i5 plug-in hybrid, a newly addition to the “i” lineup, which would take on the Tesla Model S, once it will be launched on the market in 2020, as the company mentions. But there have been some rumors form AutoBild Germany [...]

66 days ago
2015 Shanghai Auto Show: 2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Makes World Debut

2015 Shanghai Auto Show: 2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Makes World Debut

The 2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e has finally made its world debut at the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show, after first being showcased online in some details concerning the interesting powertrain choice it will come with, once it will be launched on the market at the beginning of next year. As you [...]

73 days ago
BMW i8 Giovanna Edition Matte Metallic Grigio Revealed

BMW i8 Giovanna Edition Matte Metallic Grigio Revealed

I was truly amazed when I first saw this BMW i8 being customized by Gioavanna and Avery Denison, to create an astonishing and gorgeous plug-in hybrid version from BMW. We are talking about the BMW i8 Giovanna Edition Matte Metallic Grigio project. The BMW i8 Giovanna Edition Matte Metallic Grigio [...]

by April 8, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
86 days ago
2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Revealed in New Promo

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Revealed in New Promo

BMW German premium carmaker has recently released a new video with the long-rumored and expected 2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e, the plug-in hybrid SUV proming to offer a lot in terms of performance and drivability. The video highlights the SUV`s exceptional features both from a visual standpoint as well as from [...]

by April 1, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW X5, Videos
94 days ago