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Five Reasons To Buy A 2017 BMW i3 – Video

Some eight months ago, BMW revealed that the refreshed 2017 BMW i3 will get 94 Ah cells, which bumps battery capacity up to 33 kWh (from 22 kWh) and increases range substantially to 114 miles. Those models began to arrive in September…although inventory has been extremely thin ever since, as…

6 days ago by Electric CarsTV 40

BMW Claims New, Radical Battery Technology Coming … In 2026

BMW expects that around 2026 it will be able to introduce radically improved batteries – of the solid-state variety, which differ from the conventional lithium-ion cells of today by having solid electrolyte in place of liquid electrolytes. There is still apparently some 10 more years needed to finish research and test…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 39

Facelifted BMW i8 Coming In Spring 2018

According to our friends over at BMWBLOG, a new, refreshed BMW i8 will be shown sometime before the end of 2017 before going on sale in Spring 2018. BMWBLOG cites “our sources,” but doesn’t state how the sources are connected to BMW. However, the site is often right when it…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 6

Sportier BMW i3 S To Go On Sale Next Year

BMWBLOG is reporting, via internal sources, that next year the German automaker will launch a sportier version of the BMW i3. This sporty variant will likely be called the BMW i3 S. As BMWBLOG explains: “An independent source told BMWBLOG that the i3 S will be shown before the end…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 35

Upcoming BMW i8 Spyder Spotted In Public!

And it looks exactly like you’d expect. It was in April 2012 when BMW introduced the i8 Concept Spyder as a way to tell the whole world about its plans to chop off the roof of its plug-in hybrid sports car. To refresh our memory about its intentions of doing…

1 week ago by Adrian Padeanu 1

Updated BMW i3 Spotted Out Testing In First Spyshots

BMW’s electric subcompact is getting a makeover. With more than 100,000 electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids sold since the i sub-brand was introduced in 2013, BMW plans to continue its electric onslaught into 2017 and beyond. In doing so, the company will introduce a new i8 Spyder – which was recently…

2 weeks ago by Jeff Perez 31