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BMW X5 eDrive

BMW Tweaks Concept X5 eDrive For New York Auto Show Debut – Live Photos

The BMW X5 is iconic to the Sport Activity Vehicle (SAV) segment. It offers luxury, practicality and dynamics that come with it. The X5 offers a plug-in hybrid concept model which features a great reduction in emissions or even zero emissions in urban areas.  This concept is called the X5 eDrive. The vehicle…

3 days ago by Mike Anthony 3

BMW X5 eDrive

BMW X5 eDrive – Test Drive Review

It is eerily quiet when I take off under full electric power. In a BMW X5, a full freakin-sized X5, silence. Welcome to the BMW X5 Plug-in Hybrid, named the BMW X5 Concept eDrive. Running in eDrive mode, the BMW X5 eDrive powers all four wheels up to 20 miles…

3 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 3

Model S

Tesla Model S Sales Lead The Way In Switzerland

According to the latest official data on the number of EV registrations in Switzerland, the Tesla Model S is leading the way in every aspect. In March, the Model S had a record 105 registrations, which is more than all other pure-electric cars combined, leaving Renault ZOE, BMW i3 and…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 6

BMW i8

BMW i8 Among High-End Models BMW Will Launch In India Starting In 2014

The BMW i8 will be available in India by the end of 2014, says the German automaker. The market for the i8 and even other high-end BMW’s is supposedly very large in India.  Therefore, BMW will focus on delivering some of its most expensive models to the Indian market as…

4 days ago by Mike Anthony 1

Add Two More Awards To The Showcase For The BMW i3 - Including World Car Design of the Year

BMW i3 Awarded 2014 World Green Car And World Car Design Of The Year

From the shortlist of finalists, a winner in both categories emerged. Here first are the shortlisted automobiles. World Green Car – Audi A3 Sportback g-tron (+ Audi e-gas) – BMW i3 – Volkswagen XL1 World Car Design of the Year – BMW i3 – Mazda3 – Mercedes-Benz C-Class The winner,…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 5

2015 BMW i8 Rear Seat Entry

Step-By-Step Guide: BMW i8 Rear Seat Entry

Here’s our “how-to” guide for rear seat entry of the BMW i8. Step 1: Become a contortionist Step 2: Yoga classes should be attended prior to attempting entry Step 3:  Shrink yourself to well under 5 foot 8 inches tall Step 4: Manage your claustrophobic tendencies through meditation Step 5: …

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 19

2015 BMW i8

BMW i8 On Stage At New York Auto Show

Visually, the BMW i8 is easily one of the most stunning plug-in vehicles in the world. That’s why we continue to zoom in on it every time it hits the stage at a major auto show. Here we present live images from the 2014 New York Auto Show of a…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 6

bmw toyota

BMW Toyota Sports Car to Feature Supercapacitors, 2 Electric Motors and AWD

The BMW-Toyota sports car is well underway and new details emerge every month. The new car was already confirmed by BMW chairman Norbert Reithofer and Toyota boss Akio Toyoda, and it’s scheduled to arrive in 2017. According to Autocar, the two-seat sports car that will bring performance-boosting supercapacitor technology to…

5 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 12

BMW i8 in NYC

BMW i8 Arrives In New York City

It’s a head turner.  That’s the for sure. The BMW i8 is now arriving in New York City in preparation for the opening of the 2014 New York Auto Show. We don’t expect any never-before-seen reveals from BMW, but we do imagine that the i8 and BMW i3 will be…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 13

bmw i3 production

BMW Bumps Up i3 Production Rate To 20,000 Units in 2014

It’s the hot electric hatchback in high demand. BMW has reportedly increased production of its BMW i3 by 45% to meet demand that’s been well above the automaker’s initial expectations. As Business Week reports: “The premium manufacturer in recent weeks has raised daily output to 100 vehicles from 70 previously…

6 days ago by Eric Loveday 21

BMW CEO Hits the Stage in South Korea

BMW Lays Out Details on i3 Launch Into Asia – Sales to Start This Month

German automaker BMW is spreading itself thin in regards to its i3. The automaker notes a 6-month wait period for i3 deliveries, but that’s likely caused by BMW trying to make the i3 available in as many countries as possible, as quickly as possible. BMW is now showing off the…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 4

BMW i3

BMW i3 Overview – Video

“An in depth review of the 2014 BMW i3 in Solar Orange Metallic w/Frozen Grey accent. Start up to the engine and test drive the BMW i3.” Says the description associated with this video. Unique to this i3 video is that there’s an ample amount of direct-from-BMW information such as…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 5

BMW i8 and BMW i3

BMW i3 and BMW i8 Design Animation – Video

From idea to real deal. When a new plug-in vehicle makes it to production, we like to take a look back at where it all started. In this case, we found video of two plug-in BMWs, both of which went from idea to reality. The BMW i3 is already on…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 5