2017 Renault ZOE 40 EV vs. 2017 BMW i3 (94 Ah) comparison

BMW i3 vs Chevrolet Bolt EV vs Renault ZOE Compared

World Auto Evolution released an interesting statistics-only comparison of three electric cars, the Renault ZOE, BMW i3 and Chevrolet Bolt EV – each pitted against the other. The first comparison is for the European market specifially: the Renault ZOE vs BMW i3.  Both models were deemed winners (ZOE for the mass market, i3…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 15

BMW i8, Image Credit: BMW

BMW Sold Over 62,000 EVs in 2016, Target For 2017 Is 100,000

BMW sold about 7,000 plug-in electric cars in December, as the complete tally for the year finished with just over 62,000 sales being made. Given that total worldwide BMW sales in 2016 amounted to 2,003,359 light vehicles sold, the plug-in market share stood at an impressive 3.1% globally. With seven plug-in models, and two…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 39

BMW i3 (wallpaper 4K UHD 3840 x 2500+)

BMW i3 Tops EV Sales Chart In Europe

Complete sales figures for the whole of Europe usually lag behind by a month or two, but now that we have full results for November 2016, we can declare the BMW i3 the overall winner for plug-in vehicle sales Europe-wide in November. The figures come to us via BMWBLOG: “For…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 0

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

December 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in vehicles sales closed out 2016 with a flourish – and epically so, setting the new monthly record for EV sales in the US we had been looking for since the Summer…and it wasn’t even close. With all the numbers tallied up, an estimated 24,785 plug-in vehicles were sold in December…which…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 85


Updated BMW i8 Coming With More HP On Tap

We all know that the BMW i3 got a new, upgraded battery this year (94 Ah/33 kWh). This follows earlier reports that both the i3 and the i8 would get updates going into 2017. Now, it’s the i8’s turn. The facelifted BMW i8 will see a powertrain upgrade, which will account…

4 weeks ago by Steven Loveday 19