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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
1020 days ago
BMW i8 Concept

BMW say PSA owes them 50 million euros

We keep getting the good news from our favorite Bavarians but occasionally it’s time for some bad ones. Pending front wheel drive, trading off on manuals are just a few things that come to mind. Having parted ways with the French from PSA, BMW tell us there’s something a little [...]

by October 29, 2012 0 comments Useful News
1036 days ago
BMW Infrared heating

BMW EVs to get infrared heating technology

Look around the Internet or the local newspaper stand. Can you find anything there that’s related to EVs without talking about their flaws. Manufacturers are slowly working out the kinks yet our restless nature keeps telling us it’s not enough. Most of the progress seems minimal. The Bavarians seem to [...]

by September 20, 2012 2 comments Manufacturing
1075 days ago
BMW i8 Concept

BMW and Toyota partner up on batteries

Our favorite kind of Germans, the Bavarian ones that make BMW, have announced that they will be creating a partnership with the Japanese at Toyota. I’ll be honest, I didn’t read through the entire press release but hoping there’s no Berlin-Tokyo axis involved in the affair. On a less jovial [...]

by March 28, 2012 1 comment BMW Articles, Manufacturing
1251 days ago
BMW i3 Winter testing spyshots

BMW i3 spied in winter testing, again

For a big part of the world, the winter season has barely started showing its fangs but in the northern countries winter testing facilities are almost permanent. That’s how the Paparazzi of the automotive world have managed to snap some more shots of the BMW i3 as it is being [...]

by February 2, 2012 0 comments BMW i
1306 days ago
BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Series

BMW & Brilliance to create new EV brand in China

BMW isn’t an enormous conglomerate of car brands like GM, Toyota, Volkswagen and the rest. They only own Rolls Royce, Mini, their two wheeled division and the recently founded i sub-brand. It’s the sort of operation that works well with the company organisation and, more importantly, with the product focus [...]

by December 10, 2011 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Manufacturing
1360 days ago
BMW i Range

BMW i Range poses new sales issues

You often hear that you could put a BMW badge on anything and it will sell like hotcakes. While there’s some evidence to support the saying, the Bavarians don’t seem to agree with it. While they can’t complain about their sales, BMW takes every new model launch seriously, something that [...]

by November 28, 2011 0 comments BMW i
1372 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
1384 days ago