BMW i3

Reasons To Opt For REx On BMW i3

Buyers of BMW’s new i3 have a decision to make, whether to opt for the range extender or keep the pure-electric drive of the regular i3. And that decision should be made with an understanding of how you currently drive (not necessarily what you drive). I have never given great…

10 hours ago by Inside EVs Staff 9

i3 Drives By Followed By What Must Be The Ugliest Truck-Ish SUV Ever Made

BMW i3 – Silence Is Golden – Video

One of the most defining aspects of electric vehicles is their ability to operate in near silence. This video focuses solely on that aspect: “BMW i3 Start up and Exhaust sound.” We think that title is meant to be rather comical.  No exhaust = no exhaust sound and the start…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 9

For those who don't know, The exhaust outlet in the i8 is hidden.

BMW i8 Fake Engine Note Revealed – Video

The Fast Lane Car shows us the new BMW i8 and the new 2015 Ford Mustang with the 2.3L I4 Ecoboost. Why? Both vehicles have at least one thing in common. The audio systems in both vehicles are used to enhance the vehicle’s engine and exhaust noise. “For those almost V8-like…

2 days ago by Mike Anthony 17

First BMW i3 In Mexico

BMW Logs First i3 Sale In Mexico

Now that sure didn’t take long. If you recall, it was just over 2 months ago when Nissan delivered its first LEAF in Mexico (or more than 3 years after the LEAF launched in the US), but for BMW’s i3, it took less than a year from its launch in…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 3

Under The Hood Of The BMW i8

BMW i8 How-To: Manual Door/Hood Opening – Video

“BMW technician describes how to open the doors if the battery dies and the proper way to open the hood.” While opening the doors of the BMW i8 without battery power seems somewhat difficult, opening the hood (with or without power) is darn near impossible. BMW engineers clearly don’t want…

4 days ago by Electric CarsTV 8

…Woah. The i8 attacked this turn!

MotorTrend Hot Lap Video – BMW i8

MotorTrend takes the new 2015 BMW i8 for a lap around the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca… All we can say is… Woah! The i8 and the driver gave it everything it had to get the best time possible. It surely delivered an impressive result! Who said a plug-in hybrid wasn’t fun…

4 days ago by Mike Anthony 10

BMW i8

MotorWeek BMW i8 Road Test Review – Video

BMW i8 reviews seems to be ramping up together with deliveries around the world. The latest outlet that checked out i8 was MotorWeek, who was curious if it drives as good as looks. Impressions are positive and on the track i8 achieved 0-60 in 4.4 seconds and 12.9 seconds @110…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 10

BMW i Wallbox Pure (left) and BMW i Wallbox Pro (right)

Meet The BMW i Wallbox Pro

BMW expanded its Wallbox portfolio from just the base Pure model to the new Pro model, which is available in Europe and soon will be available worldwide as an Original BMW i Accessory. Both units look similar, but Pro has higher power output (7.4 kW) than Pure. There is a…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 22