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2015 BMW i3 REx

2015 BMW i3 REx Announced with Updates

The BMW German based has big plans for the i3 REx electric version, announcing a lot of interesting updates for the 2015 model. The announcement was cited by Consumer Reports, stating that the 2015 BMW i3 REx will come with some changes, like a new and more high-performance battery indicator, [...]

by October 10, 2014 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
140 days ago
MINI Ready to Become Electric Soon

MINI Ready to Become Electric Soon

The BMW`s subdivision MINI has big plans with its future models, as an electric version might hit the market soon enough. The evolution of the MINI carmaker was something inevitably, as the carmaker`s models have constantly suffered design and performance modifications. The new MINI electric was first previewed by the [...]

by September 10, 2014 0 comments BMW Articles, Useful News
170 days ago
BMW i3 Rex to Arrive in California after HOV Stickers Run Out

BMW i3 Rex to Arrive in California after HOV Stickers Run Out

The standard i3 battery-running vehicle will be eligible deemed for the California`s white stickers, which let owners drive only in HOV lanes alone. With the unlimited number of white stickers for the EVs like the Nissan Leaf and Tesla Model S, California has set a law limiting the number of [...]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
365 days ago
BMW i3 Nominated the Green Car of the Year

BMW i3 Nominated the Green Car of the Year

What Car? has already nominated the winners for the green car category, and as it was expected, the BMW i3 won the category, beating up its competitors like Renault Zoe and Tesla Model S. The rules for the What Car? nominations were quite simple: the first one is, that all [...]

by January 12, 2014 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
411 days ago
2014 BMW i3

BMW’s plans of selling its latest electric vehicles on worldwide markets

BMW i3 and i8 are the latest electric vehicles that the German car maker pushed up front and as expected, plans for gaining the general interest are still under development. These days for instance BMW has announced that the main markets for selling i8, the unit that should be officially [...]

by August 13, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, BMW Electric, BMW i
563 days ago
BMW Concept Active Tourer

BMW Concept Active Tourer

BMW Concept Active Tourer is the first BMW that has front-wheel drive (FWD). This model is a MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) that will compete with B-Class from Mercedes. It was presented at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show where it was greatly appreciated by all visitors. BMW Active Tourer will be released [...]

by March 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW Hybrids, Concept Cars
720 days ago
BMW i lineup

BMW CEO confirms efforts on electric car development

In the past BMW have won quite a few awards for various achievements related to their business. Though I’m a big fan of the engine of the year ones, the favorite is else were. The constant stream of sustainability titles is what I love the Bavarians for. Essentially, they’re not [...]

by November 14, 2012 0 comments BMW i
836 days ago
BMW i3 Concept

BMW i4 concept rumored for Los Angeles Auto Show debut

Last we heard, BMW were cooling down their efforts with the i Range products. The hybrid and electric cars were in a bit of a bad phase at the time. Could things be turning around for these tree hugging vehicles? Or maybe it’s just the way the guys at BMW [...]

by November 1, 2012 0 comments BMW i
848 days ago
BMW E Scooter

BMW has big plans for scooters

Having taken over and dominated most of the automotive market, BMW has set its sights now on the two-wheeled aspect of the selling place. Somehow the powerful motorbike aspect of the equation is not what they’re going for. It’s the scooter that’s in their crosshairs. Thinking about it, it makes [...]

by August 28, 2012 0 comments Motorcycles
913 days ago

BMW ActiveE Experiences shared

People who will be interested in BMW cars, love electrically powered vehicles and can’t wait to get their hands on the i Range, will have gotten themselves signed up for one of these. It’s the BMW ActiveE and it’s now been around for enough time to allow people to form [...]

by July 2, 2012 1 comment BMW i
970 days ago
BMW Toyota partnership

BMW and Toyota talking about expanding their partnership

If you guys remembers how BMW and Toyota decided to partner up on the development of lithium-ion batteries a while ago you’re going to love this. It seems that the two companies are looking into taking that partnership further than that. The expansion should take things a little further but [...]

by June 27, 2012 0 comments BMW Articles
975 days ago
F30 BMW 3 Series

F30 BMW M3 details start popping up

Sure, it’s been plenty of talk about it, a lot of work will go into it but the amount of rumors regarding the next generation of the F30 M3 simply outweighs both. Most of them have been dismissed by this point and while some still rage on, the main points [...]

by June 25, 2012 0 comments BMW M3
977 days ago
BMW eSetta Concept Study

Design Student brings BMW Isetta to the present

The Bubble Car BMW Isetta was a car of its time. At that time, it made perfect sense and was a reasonably practical choice. Nowadays however the only mention the Isetta gets is as a negative example or a joke. This is what design student Tony Weichselbraun is trying to [...]

by April 25, 2012 0 comments Concept Cars
1038 days ago
BMW ActiveE

First ever BMW ActiveE delivered to US customer

Like it or not, electric is still grabbing considerable headlines, so this bit of news about the BMW Active E has climbed to the top of today’s list. The Bavarians tell us they’ve managed to deliver the first ever BMW Active E to a U.S. customer. The customer in question [...]

by January 16, 2012 0 comments BMW 1-Series
1138 days ago
BMW i Range

BMW i range to be seen in Tokyo

It seems like in the process of gearing up for the Tokyo Motor Show, the Bavarians aren’t going to stop at bringing a hybrid 5 Series and they will be teaming it up with the BMW i Range. We knew the Japanese were fans of fuel efficiency but last I [...]

by November 16, 2011 0 comments BMW i
1199 days ago
2011 BMW M3

BMW electric turbo gets patented

The Bavarians have been quick to put worries about the finances the F30 BMW 3 Series and quickly went back to the drawing board and started working on engines. Though we’re not told much in particular about their recent creation, Frankenstein would be proud. It is the 2014 BMW M3′s [...]

by November 5, 2011 0 comments Manufacturing
1210 days ago
BMW Vision EfficientDynamics

BMW is rumored to be planning Megacity EV sports car

BMW’s electric four seater, the Megacity, is one eagerly awaited vehicle but according to some recent speculation it may be just the tip of the iceberg for the new market the Bavarians are approaching. Apparently BMW are considering offering more than one variant of the Megacity and are even considering [...]

1727 days ago
Norbert Reithofer and the BMW ActiveE

More news on the BMW Megacity

It’s only been about three weeks since we’ve had confirmation of the first BMW series-production of an electric-vehicle coming to the market with the launch of the Megacity Vehicle, scheduled for 2013. Back then, BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer stated that this BMW will move the bar and set a new [...]

by May 15, 2010 0 comments BMW Articles, Concept Cars
1749 days ago
BMW 1 Series

2012 BMW 1 Series will share parts with the 3 Series

2012 will be an excellent year for people looking into buying a small hatchback as it’ll be the year we will be seeing the launch of the Audi A1, the Mercedes A and B Class and, of course, the BMW 1 Series. The latter will be the one of most [...]

1753 days ago
BMW ActiveE Concept Car

BMW supports Germany’s target for electric vehicles

Germany is home to the Autobahn, some of the best feats of car engineering on the planet and one of the “greenest” countries in the world. In keeping of that last aspect, the German government has announced that they are hoping to get one million electric vehicles on the country’s [...]

1761 days ago