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BMW i3 REx

BMW i3 Sales Surpass 10,000 Worldwide

Sales of the BMW i3 commenced last November in Germany.  In its debut month, over 400 units were sold. First BMW i3 sales in the US occurred in May 2014.  After 3 sluggish months of sales in the U.S., the i3 took off by logging more than 1,000 units sold…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 6

BMW i3 Now Available In China

BMW i3 Coding Tutorial

The new BMW i3 has some of the most passionate and tech savvy owners we have seen in the entire history of BMW cars. The new megacity car not only brings to market the first electric bimmer but also one of the most technologically advanced vehicles. From the carbon fiber…

2 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 3

BMW i8 Now Jalopnik's Highest Rated Car Ever

BMW i8 Becomes Jalopnik’s Highest Rated Car Ever

The hugely popular mainstream automotive website Jalopnik has declared the BMW i8 the best car it’s ever tested. Following an extensive test drive, Jalopnik scored the i8 at 92 points out of 100, making the i8 the highest rated car it’s ever tested. Here’s how the scoring breaks down (note…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 10

6Sixty Design BMW i8 Wheels

6Sixty Design Unveils Custom BMW i8 Wheels

UK-based 6Sixty Design launches some of the first aftermarket wheels for the new BMW i8. One of the first forged wheels to launch are called Socorro and come in 21 inch size painted in Liquid Blue color with polished lips. The wheels are available in custom fitments for most applications….

1 week ago by Inside EVs Staff 2

GSC i8

Tuned GSC BMW i8 iTRON Revealed

Tuning shop German Special Customs releases the BMW i8 iTRON program for the exciting plug-in hybrid sportscar. The appearance of the BMW i8 is already futuristic, sporty and aggressive so the task to improve those qualities is no easy feat. Based in Chemnitz, the tuner not only changed aprons all…

1 week ago by Inside EVs Staff 6

Checking In At Number 10 - The BMW i3

BMW i3, i8 On Sale Now In China

Last month, BMW entered China’s blooming electric vehicle segment when both the i3 and i8 went on sale there. Pricing for the BMW i3 is reasonable at 449,000 yuan (or $73,000 USD), while the i8′s price tag makes the Tesla Model S seem downright cheap.  i8s starts at ~ two…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 8

BMW i3

Magna Reveals Itself As Maker Of Composite BMW i3 Liftgate

We were previously led to believe that the BMW i3′s lightweight body components were made in-house by the German automaker.  However, that turns out to not be the case for the i3′s rear liftgate: Magna Producing Complete, Lightweight Composite Liftgate for German OEM Magna International Inc. announced that it is…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 2

Modded BMW i3

This BMW i3 Looks Aggressive, But Hideous

From Japan comes one of the first modded BMW i3 we have seen. Dubbed BMW EVO i3, the electric vehicle gets an aggressive body kit that turns the car into a race-looking machine rather than a city car. *Editor’s Note: This post appears on BMWBLOG.  Check it out here. The…

1 week ago by Inside EVs Staff 10

BMW i3 Production

BMW Upping U.S. Allocation Of i3, i8

BMW is looking to increase the production of i3 and i8 models in the US. The company has sold 3,104 i3s from May-September in the U.S. this year, and the i8 sold nine when launched in August, 58 in September, and it is sold out at BMW dealers through to…

1 week ago by Inside EVs Staff 10

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…

1 week ago by Inside EVs Staff 18