Post Tagged with: "hybrid"

BMW i8

BMW Puts i8 Buyers on Hold in the UK for 10 Months

The BMW i8 hybrid sports car has already been sold out in the UK and now the German based automaker will have to put the other UK customers on hold, for the next 10 months. BMW i8 has been sold out in just two weeks after sales started in the [...]

by August 8, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
329 days ago
BMW 3 Series eDrive Plug-in Hybrid Out in the Cold

BMW 3 Series eDrive Plug-in Hybrid Out in the Cold

The car caught in the spied photos is just a prototype that the BMW is preparing for a future generation of plug-in hybrid version of the 3 Series sedan. The German luxury car manufacturer is preparing the next generation of low emission cars, and right now, they are working on [...]

by February 7, 2014 0 comments BMW 3-Series
512 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
847 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
975 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
978 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series accident

BMW test driver dies on Autobahn run

The F10 BMW chassis has recently had its second major accident. Whereas last time an M5 starred in the game and the passengers survived, this time things were less encouraging by the end. It was an F10 5 Series prototype (most likely one with some sort of new hybrid tech [...]

by September 24, 2012 0 comments BMW 5-Series
1013 days ago
BMW 1 Series GT

BMW 1 Series GT Breaks cover

With yesterday’s leak on the BMW 1 Series GT we were in a bit of a pickle over the next move the Bavarians would make on unveiling this new model. They made the right decision, for us, and made the scoop available earlier today. Truth be told, this has all [...]

by September 14, 2012 0 comments BMW 1-Series
1023 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
1102 days ago
F01 BMW 7 Series facelift

F01 BMW 7 Series facelift unveiled

With all of this product line expansion BMW is going through, it’s easy to get lost in the entirety of new models and ideas that turn up. Thankfully though, the top of the line model remains the same. You can always trust the BMW 7 Series to remain a constant [...]

by May 25, 2012 0 comments BMW 7-Series
1135 days ago
BMW i8 Concept

BMW talks through the i8 development

The Bavarians at BMW have plenty of new models in the pipeline and there’s a lot of controversy that is spinning around the rumors and announcements that emerge about them. King of the hill among the importance and controversy levels as well we find the BMW i8. Being built to [...]

by March 24, 2012 0 comments BMW i
1197 days ago
F30 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid

F30 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid shows off in Detroit

Alongside the F10 BMW M5 getting a manual transmission option and the 5 Series’ hybrid version, the Bavarian stand had one extra notable presence. It was with the BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid that the Bavarians rounded off their showcase at the North American International Auto Show. Though the F30 has [...]

by January 11, 2012 0 comments BMW 3-Series
1269 days ago
2013 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid

2013 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid will debut in Detroit

The Bavarians have made it official, one of their most important appearances at the Detroit Motor Show in early 2012 will be a new hybrid version of the F30 BMW 3 Series. Dubbed the 2013 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid, it probably won’t get any tech from the Toyota deal, much [...]

by December 22, 2011 0 comments BMW 3-Series, BMW Hybrids
1290 days ago
BMW-Toyota signing

BMW officially signs engine deal with Toyota

The rumors and reports are true, the Bavarians at BMW have now made their deal engine deal with the Japanese at Toyota official. A rather simple breakdown of the BMW-Toyota deal sees the two companies exchange no money, stock or anything easily measurable. What is going to happen is actually [...]

by December 1, 2011 0 comments Manufacturing
1310 days ago
BMW 5 Series ActiveHybrid

BMW gears up for 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

BMW’s success didn’t happen over night and with Audi and Mercedes breathing down their neck it’s not exactly going to keep happening without any reason. Hard work is key and hard work is what BMW is going to put into their presence at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show. Apparently, the [...]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Auto Shows
1327 days ago
BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Concept

Rumor; BMW M8 Hybrid?

It would seem that the Vision EfficientDynamics concept car the Bavarians at BMW rolled out to the public quite some time ago is still the inspiration behind some rumors. The most recent of them is that BMW are considering building a new model, a hybrid one no less.

by June 28, 2010 0 comments BMW Hybrids, Concept Cars
1831 days ago
2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7

2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 gets tax credit

BMW have announced today that the BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Series has received certification from the Internal Revenue Service for a tax credit which goes up to $900 under the Alternative Motor Vehicle provision. In having done so, both versions of wheelbase of the 2010 BMW 7 Series ActiveHybrid join the [...]

by June 4, 2010 0 comments BMW 7-Series, BMW Hybrids
1856 days ago
BMW M3 GT2 round the Carousel

BMW wins at 24 Hours of Nurburgring

Just as the title says, the Bavarians have won the fabled race that ended just hours ago with one of their new BMW M3 GT2′s run by Team Schnitzer. The No. 25 BMW Team Schnitzer M3 GT2 of Jorg Müller, Augusto Farfus, Uwe Alzen and Pedro Lamy was the car [...]

1874 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 [...]

1879 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 [...]

1887 days ago
BMW 5 Series Hybrid Spyshot

Spyshots of the BMW 5 Series Hybrid

The F10 BMW 5 Series has one eagerly expected model besides the M5 version. It is of course, the hybrid that has just been spotted “driving round town” recently. You may note that unlike most BMW cars in testing, this one doesn’t feature heavy camouflage but rather discrete line concealers.

by April 28, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Spy Photos
1892 days ago