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2014 BMW i3 Pre-orders Breach Expectations; Production Likely to Go Up

October 17, 2013 / No Comments

The BMW i3 is said to be hitting the popularity terrain in a major way. With pre orders mounting, the car maker is now being prompted t o push up production of the electric vehicle. The amazing popularity even before the car has actually hit retail is something the automotive major seems to be enjoying at the moment. It is expected ...

BMW Hybrid Vehicle Set for LA Showcase

October 15, 2013 / No Comments

The Los Angeles Auto Show will be a feast for auto enthusiasts, and to add to the charm, German automobile giant BMW will introduce its upcoming hybrid vehicle BMW 4-series Hybrid  at the event. The news was confirmed officially by the Los Angeles Auto Show officials. More than 20 luxury vehicles will be released at the show, including a BMW ...

BMW Gears Up with 46-Dealer Network for i Series

May 27, 2013 / No Comments

If you are a resident of Britain who would go all out to own a BMW, here’s something that would excite you big time. Latest reports say that BMW UK has roped in a 46-dealer network for its upcoming “i” series. The i3 in the “i” lineup will go on order from July, while the deliveries would begin around October. The ...

BMW i3 to be Priced Around $40,000

May 8, 2013 / No Comments

The BMW i3 hatchback will start its sale by the end of this year and its price may be around $40,000, which is equivalent to that of a well-equipped sedan 3 series. We hear that the US federal government is likely to give tax credit of $7,500 for this i3. But this has not been confirmed by BMW officials. The new ...

BMW i8 Hybrid Supercar Not to Get an M Version

May 3, 2013 / No Comments

BMW enthusiasts are counting on their favorite automotive company to drive out the new i8 hybrid supercar next year. Many were pretty sure that the BMW i8 would be getting an M version as well. But the German automotive manufacturer has confirmed that there wouldn’t be an M version to come after the i8 hybrid. Early speculations led some to believe ...

BMW X1 Leaked Image Suggests All-Electric Version in the Pipeline

April 11, 2013 / No Comments

BMW X1 is a car, SUV, wagon, and truck all rolled into one! The crossover utility vehicle (CUV) from the German automaker has been a huge success around the world since its launch in 2009. A recent leaked image suggests that BMW could be working on an all-electric version of the X1. The image shows a BMW X1 with a sticker ...

BMW Cruise E-Bike Rolls Out

March 19, 2013 / No Comments

BMW has formally introduced its electric bike, named Cruise. The Cruise has a 250-watt electric motor which is capable of speeds up to 25 km/h with a range of 80km. The motor of the electric bike is used to assist the rider and not power the Cruise. The Cruise has four different modes, Eco Tour, Sport or Speed/Turbo. The rider can ...

BMW Fuel Cell Vehicle to Use Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Tech

January 24, 2013 / No Comments

In 2011,Toyota and BMW decided to co-operate on green car technologies and for developing lithium-ion batteries. Once again, in July last year, both the companies announced a new partnership deal to share the hydrogen fuel technology. As part of this deal,Toyota would allow BMW to use their drivetrain and hydrogen storage technology. And now, the latest reports say that BMW will ...

BMW Provides Remote-Controlled MINIs for the London Olympics

August 6, 2012 / No Comments

We already know that BMW has provided a fleet of hybrids and electric MINI Coopers for the ongoing 2012 London Olympic Games. Along with that the company has also supplied a fleet of small remote-controlled MINI Coopers. These small remote-controlled vehicles are deployed specifically to clear the field during Olympic events. These MINI Coopers are 1/4th the size of the original ...

BMW to Sell E-Vehicles Online

August 1, 2012 / No Comments

In an attempt to attract more buyers, BMW will sell its cars online for the first time. And the vehicles to be sold online are its electric autos. BMW's i brand vehicles, which include the i3, i8 and i8 Spyder concepts will be sold online. However, since the German car maker has not revealed any details regarding the online sales, we ...

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