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BMW i3 Reviewed By Tall Guys

A Tall Driver’s Review Of BMW i3 – Video

If you happen to be on the tall side (6’5” or ever taller), then finding a suitable car can be difficult. Fortunately, there are two tall guys who review cars purely from the tall-guy perspective: “Spenser, 6’6″, and Henry, 6’7″, review the BMW i3 Mega City Vehicle for its roominess….

4 hours ago by Electric CarsTV 7

BMW i3 Tows Range Rover

BMW i3 Tows A Range Rover – Video

Usually, when we hear the words BMW i3 and tow in the same sentence, the reference is to a malfunctioning i3, or an i3 with a flat tire being towed on a flatbed tow truck. That’s not the case here. The i3 seen here is not the recipient of the…

12 hours ago by Electric CarsTV 4

BMW i3 In The Snow

BMW i3 Winter Driving In Snow – Video

“The Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 winter tire is just now coming to market offering an exclusive rubber solution for the BMW i3. We have taken our BMW i3 through a rough winter day in Chicago to see how the new tires and the car handle the snow.” States BMWBLOG in its…

2 days ago by Electric CarsTV 3

BMW i3

New BMW i3 Videos – Backbone & Reduce

Backbone.  That would be the BMW i3’s carbon fiber. “The BMW i3 is the first mass-production vehicle made with Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP), a revolutionary material half the weight of steel and just as strong.” Reduce. The sustainability pitch…again. “Four onsite wind turbines power the BMW i3 factory in…

4 days ago by Electric CarsTV 16

Model S P85D

Tesla Produced Video Shows Model S P85D In The Cold, Snow

“Tesla’s Dual Motor Model S is a categorical improvement on conventional all-wheel drive systems.” “Conventional all-wheel drive cars employ complex mechanical linkages to distribute power from a single engine to all four wheels. This sacrifices efficiency in favor of all weather traction. In contrast, each Model S motor is lighter,…

4 days ago by Electric CarsTV 10

musk announcement

Audio From Tesla Press Conference On Model S Software 6.2 – Range Anxiety, P85D Top Speed, Valet Mode

Here’s video containing complete audio from Tesla’s recent Model S software 6.2 announcement on Thursday. Topics include: Range Assurance and Trip Planner into Model S’s navigation P85D new top speed Automatic routing along Tesla’s Charging Network Push notification at Superchargers New driver assist features Valet mode Automatic emergency braking and blind…

5 days ago by Electric CarsTV 10

BMW i8

CNET On Cars Explores BMW i8 – Video

“BMW’s i8 is definitely a taste of the future — but whose? We’ll shed some light on MPGe, the benchmark for tomorrow’s cars. And we run down the Top 5 car tech innovations to watch for in 2015.” States the video description for this episode of CNET on Cars. The…

6 days ago by Electric CarsTV 0

BMW i3 Range

BMW Releases Real-World Range Video For i3

Seasoned electric car owners know that various external and internal forces impact the range of every electric vehicle on the market. The BMW i3 is no different. As BMW details in this video, there are external forces such as weather that impact range and what we’ll call internal forces, like…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 4