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European CO2 emission standards too high for BMW

The year 2020 is creeping closer and car makers are struggling to meet the new CO2 emission standards set for Europe. Volkswagen is already well underway to meet that deadline. And while all car makers agree that the environment is important and do want to help protect it, some might […]

by May 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, BMW Electric
8 years ago
BMW Hackathlon

BMW’s Hackathlon has a winner

As I mentioned a few days ago, BMW funded a Hackathlon, a contest in which ideas about the electric vehicles and related problems went head to head to see which is best. And now we finally have winners. For their brilliant innovation the winners got 3000 USD spread across seven […]

8 years ago
BMW i3 Concept

The price for BMW i3 announced

With the release date of BMW’s first “born electric” car approaching, more details surface on the internet. The latest bit of data about the BMW i3 we got our hand on is about the price it will carry. While we still don’t know how much the range extender version will […]

by May 7, 2013 1 comment BMW Electric, BMW i
8 years ago
BMW and Solarwatt Carport

BMW shakes hand with Solarwatt

More news from the alternative fuels front. With BMW set to launch the i3 soon and then the i8, they started projects supporting electric mobility. One of the latest endeavours BMW embarked on is a partnership with Solarwatt, one of the leaders of photovoltaic (solar panels) solutions in Germany. So […]

by April 25, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
8 years ago
BMW i3 Concept

Come July, BMW will start taking orders for the i3

It will only be three more months until you can place an order for your very own BMW i3, so sit tight and be patient a little bit longer. At the end of July, BMW will open the books for its electric city vehicle. And you will have two models […]

by April 20, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
8 years ago
BMW i8 spied at Nurburgring

BMW i8 spied at Nurburgring

The diligent spies of the industry have caught the new BMW i8 testing on the Nurburgring. Clad in camouflage, its presence here can only mean one thing: the i8 is pretty much production ready and needs fine tuning. The BMW i8 will be using a hybrid system to get its […]

by April 18, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i, Spy Photos
8 years ago
BMW i3 Coupe Rendering

BMW i3 Coupe and MPV might make an appearance

With the new BMW i3 well under way, it seems that the German car maker might be considering making a Coupe and MPV version. Although a Coupe might be a next logical step for the BMW i3, fact remains that the normal version of the vehicle hasn’t even shed all […]

by April 16, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
8 years ago
Electronaut Effect

Enter the electronauts

At the start of 2012, BMW initiated a field test called ActiveE. This consists of around 700 drivers with electric versions of the 1-Series driving around the country and gathering data. A full year later, BMW has released that very data in the form of a digital tool allowing anyone […]

by April 14, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric
8 years ago
BMW X1 EV spied

BMW X1 EV spied

There are a lot of photographers out there just waiting for a new car to show itself on the roads, ready to be caught for the first time on camera. Kind of like car industry paparazzi. This time it seems that a BMW X1 electric vehicle prototype fell victim. These […]

by April 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW X1, Spy Photos
8 years ago
BMW i3 brings bad news

BMW i3 brings bad news

There have been many hybrids and full electric vehicles announced or launched these weeks. One of the highlights might be considered the BMW i3. The numbers say that with a full charge, you will be able to do around 220km before the juice runs out. And some complained that it […]

by March 30, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
8 years ago