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BMW i8 (Individual Exterior Paint Programme)

Pure Electric BMW i8 In The Works?

It’s being reported that BMW is currently working on a pure electric i8 prototype. If the finished product is deemed a success, then the next-generation i8 may be electric-only. According to Autocar: “The secret programme will give the i8 a significantly larger battery and a trio of new high-revving electric motors…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 19

Zinoro 60h

Zinoro Reveals 60h Plug-In Hybrid SUV

The BMW-Brilliance Chinese joint venture has revealed its latest plug-in vehicle. Called the Zinoro 60h, this China-only SUV is based off the long wheelbase BMW X1, but it features a full plug-in hybrid powertrain. As BMWBLOG explains: “The new Zinoro 60H is the production version of the Zinoro Next concept,…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 2

BMW 330e Celebration Edition

BMW Japan Reveals 330e Celebration Edition

Aside from the BMW i8 Celebration Edition, which is limited to just 20 units, BMW of Japan has now released this BMW 330e Celebration Edition version as part of its ongoing 100th Anniversary, As BMWBLOG explains: BMW Japan decided to launch a couple of special edition models this year, to…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 4

Los Angeles Police Department's newly unveiled transportation fleet of 100 fully-electric BMW i3 vehicles are seen in Los Angeles, Calif. on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Photo by Danny Moloshok/Newscast US

LAPD Orders 100 BMW i3 BEVs

BMW of North America has won a bid to supply 100 i3 BEVs to the Los Angeles Police Department. With an all-electric range of some 81 miles (EPA), the i3 will be used only as non-emergency fleet vehicles – we assume the LAPD got cut a pretty nice deal with the…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 25

BMW i8 Celebration Edition Protonic Red

BMW Japan Launches i8 Celebration Edition Protonic Red

Over in Japan, BMW continues its 100th birthday celebration with the introduction of an extremely limited version of the i8. Called the BMW i8 Celebration Edition Protonic Red, only 20 units will ever be produced (akin to an earlier limited release of just 50 “shadow sport” i3s). As BMWBLOG explains: “BMW i8…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 0