Post Tagged with: "BMW i Series"

BMW lets us know what the i8 comes equipped with

BMW lets us know what the i8 comes equipped with

Once the performance figures were revealed, many people wondered why BMW insisted calling the i8 a “sportscar”. Still, many people also backed up the manufacturer, including world famous journalist Jeremy Clarkson, who placed it 2nd in his sportscar top. So why is it so special then? Well besides what we [...]

by March 2, 2014 0 comments BMW i
544 days ago
BMW i Models

The BMW i5 highly dependent on i3 success

For a while now, BMW has been circulating news about a third name for their brand new i sub-branch, namely the i5. But while they have already confirmed plans for this model, they have yet to green light its production. The reason behind this is the fact that the German [...]

by January 29, 2014 0 comments BMW i, Manufacturing
576 days ago
BMW bringing i models to India

BMW bringing i models to India

I have recently seen a map detailing human concentrations on earth, and while Europe isn’t all that well, one look at Asia and you know where the majority of people live. But this is common knowledge, just like the fact that among Asian countries, India is the most densely populated. [...]

by January 8, 2014 0 comments BMW i
597 days ago
BMW i3 proves to be cheaper on the long run

BMW i3 proves to be cheaper on the long run

It is a known fact that the BMW i3 uses a lot of new tech the car maker developed especially for the electrical city car. Some feared that, while the car itself isn’t that cheap on its own, maintaining it could also prove to be quite expensive. Or maybe not, [...]

by December 14, 2013 0 comments BMW i
623 days ago
BMW i

BMW going for Auto Motor und Sport prize

It seems that BMW is awaiting verdict from one of Germany’s more prominent car magazines, with special attention to the newcomers, the i3 and i8. I am speaking of Auto Motor und Sport, which is gearing up to pass judgement for the 2014 Car of the Year Award. This is [...]

by December 9, 2013 0 comments BMW i
627 days ago
BMW i3 gets the Euro NCAP test and result

BMW i3 gets the Euro NCAP test and result

The time is finally here when the brand new electric city car from BMW earns its safety points from the Euro NCAP. And for all the technology that went into it, and its CFRP body, it still has a lot of issues, managing 4 stars when the tests were concluded. [...]

by December 4, 2013 0 comments BMW i
632 days ago
BMW i8 wins another prize: Design of the Year Award

BMW i8 wins another prize: Design of the Year Award

There is one thing we just have to appreciate about BMW, even beyond the great quality of their products, and that is the way they keep true to a concept. Whenever a car maker releases a concept of a certain model, it passes several stages before reaching production form, and [...]

by November 25, 2013 0 comments BMW i
642 days ago
BMW brings the i3 and i8 to America

BMW brings the i3 and i8 to America

While Europe is already enjoying the i3 and has seen plenty of the i8 sportscar, the American market had to made due with only what the internet offered. Well, no more, as the German car maker has finally brought the two models on display at the Los Angeles Motor Show. [...]

by November 21, 2013 0 comments BMW i
645 days ago
New photos of the BMW i8

New photos of the BMW i8

With the BMW i8 hybrid sportscar rapidly approaching it launch date, more and more pictures emerge on the internet. A recent batch of photos caught the BMW i8 in the wild. That is, the streets of various German cities. Along with this new set of photos we also get to [...]

by November 3, 2013 1 comment BMW i
663 days ago
BMW i8 set to make an American debut at the LA Auto Show

BMW i8 set to make an American debut at the LA Auto Show

The brand new line of vehicles from the Bavarian car maker have been making news all over the world. Both the BMW i3 and i8 were designed from the ground up as electric, respectively hybrid vehicles, and they bear the promise to change the industry. With the BMW i8 sportscar [...]

by October 29, 2013 0 comments BMW i
668 days ago
BMW i8 Rendering

BMW i8 rendering

Every time a new model is announced, excited enthusiasts always let their imagination run wild at the possibilities. And those that posses some graphic skills, even go as far as to render the model in either 2D and 3D. As a general rule, these rendering are fun up until the [...]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments 3D Design Tuning, BMW i
672 days ago
BMW i3 makes Sunday Times’ top

BMW i3 makes Sunday Times’ top

More laurels are being handed to the brand new BMW i8, with the latest coming thanks to The Sunday Times. They managed to compile a top 100 with their favorite vehicles, and the new electric Bimmer didn’t fail to deliver. The hailed small city model, grabbed first place in the [...]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments BMW i
679 days ago
BMW released pricing for their i8 model in the UK

BMW released pricing for their i8 model in the UK

The hybrid supercar from BMW, the i8 model, has kept enthusiasts glued to their screens, avidly gathering any information on the model. And with specs emerging slowly but steadily, the BMW i8 is shaping up to be a very interesting vehicle. Now we also got the price of the model [...]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments BMW i
679 days ago
BMW i

BMW will keep the M and i sub-brands separate

With the occasion of the Frankfurt Motor Show, we found out a lot of information concerning BMW and its future plans. While a bit disappointing to some, the German car maker announced that there will never be a M variant of any model in the i Series. More information details [...]

by September 17, 2013 0 comments BMW i
710 days ago
BMW i8 Drivetrain

BMW i8′s gearbox is another first for the car maker

BMW is breaking new grounds with the vehicles they have launched this year or plan to launch soon. From the full CFRP chassis of the i3 to the first ever front wheel drive model, 2013 is the year of change for BMW. While the excitement is building among enthusiasts, BMW [...]

by September 7, 2013 0 comments BMW i
720 days ago
A BMW M3i Sports Coupe envisioned

A BMW M3i Sports Coupe envisioned

The BMW i3 is already old news by now, and we should expect media attention to shift towards the next big thing from BMW, and that is the i8 sports car. In preparation for the i8, Alexander Imnadze decided to go bit wild and designed a spin-off BMW he entitled [...]

by August 4, 2013 0 comments BMW i
755 days ago
Chargemaster Point

BMW investing in Chargemaster

The big news this week is the recent world unveiling of the BMW i3 city car. And with the car pretty much done and ready to roll out the dealerships, the German car maker has shifted attention to the other side of the coin. As much as one might like [...]

by July 31, 2013 0 comments BMW i
758 days ago
BMW i3 visualizer goes live

BMW i3 visualizer goes live

BMW’s i3 model was recently launched and while the news is still hot, the German also made the online visualizer available for browsing. This brings a little something for buyers to do until the model will go on sale this fall. Once you hit the site, you can peruse several [...]

by July 30, 2013 0 comments BMW i
759 days ago