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BMW i3 Lands In Spot #3

BMW Discusses i3 Exterior Design – Video

“Redefining urban mobility means thinking far beyond environmentally-conscious and agile driving. The result: with its visionary design, the BMW i3 design defines the automobile of tomorrow. Its innovative BMW eDrive power train was designed in the scope of the BMW EfficientDynamics technology and is not only locally emission-free, but also…

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BMW i8 - Photo Credit: Mags McKay , CKCommunications

Wallpaper Wednesday: BMW i8 Out In The Rain

It’s Wallpaper Wednesday time. Seen here is a 2015 BMW i8 with a price tag of $250,000 (dealer markup) and on sale at Laurel BMW Westmont. To show the car in all its glory under the rain, the dealership employed a photographer. The photos of the Crystal White i8 with…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 0

BMW Power eDrive Prototype

BMW Equips 5 Series GT With Plug-In Hybrid Tech

BMW equips a 5 Series GT with the eDrive and TwinPower Turbo technology to showcase the future of plug-in hybrids. The ongoing development and refinement of hybrid drive systems under the Efficient Dynamics program is geared in particular to maximizing the amount of time the vehicle spends in electric mode….

4 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 8

BMW Toyota Plug-In Hybrid Supercar Could Be a Real Shocker

BMW Hydrogen Fuel Cell A No Show For 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Despite issuing a press release that stated the following: The Detroit show will also see the first presentation of a drive module prototype revealing a structure for the drive and energy storage components, as well as their possible integration into a future Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV). While pure battery-based…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 9

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Chevy Spark EV Deemed Ugliest Car Of 2014

And the ugliest “redesigned or new 2014 car model” is…the 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV. That’s according to a CarInsurance.com survey released recently, in which respondents ranked a car’s ugliness.  Per CarInsurance.com: We asked Kelsey Mays, consumer affairs editor at Cars.com, to identify the new and redesigned 2014 vehicles that seem…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 47

BMW 530Le

BMW 530Le Plug-In Hybrid Debuts In China

The BMW 530Le plug-in hybrid makes its world debut at the 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show. Built specifically for the fast growing Chinese automotive market, the 530Le is based on the long wheelbase 5 Series which is manufactured in China by the Brilliance-BMW joint venture. Just like the BMW X5 eHybrid,…

6 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 4

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Making Of BMW i8 Commercials – Video

  This past summer, BMW hired director Gus Van Sant – famous for the Good Will Hunting, Milk and Elephant – to create a trio of gorgeous video commercials to help introduce the new BMW i8 to the world. From an artistic point of view, Van Sant managed to capture…

7 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 1

$99 BMW i3 Lease Deal

BMW i3 Lease Deal: $99 Per Month

We’ve come a long way from the days when the monthly lease rates for the BMW i3 were in the $700 to $1,000 range. InsideEVs contributor Peder Norby alerted us to this deal: “Heck of a deal from BMW of Vista on a $45,200 BMW i3 (not a base stripped…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 18

BMW i8 Awarded For Laser Light Technology

BMW i8 Laser Light Technology Wins Innovation Award

The Berthold Leibinger Foundation awarded Dr. Helmut Erdl and Dr. Abdelmalek Hanafi of BMW Group the second innovation prize. The award recognizes the candidates for the development and implementation of a new high-brightness white light source that enhances the visibility of vehicle drivers. On June 5th, the BMW i8 with…

1 week ago by Inside EVs Staff 5