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It's As Simple As Plugging It In

BMW X5 xDrive40e – Charging Video

BMW releases a video highlighting the charging process of the new BMW X5 xDrive40e. The first plug-in hybrid production car from the BMW core brand is a Sports Activity Vehicle. With a total system output of 230 kW/313 hp generated by a four-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology…

6 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 2

Driven By Your Mind

Drive A BMW i3 With Your Mind – Video

Fitted with all sorts of sensors and extra gadgetry, this BMW i3 can be driven by your mind on an enclosed track at very slow speeds. “MoneySuperMarket’s Car Insurance Epic Mind Drive gives customers a once-in-a-life-time opportunity to drive a car with their mind. Watch Carol Vorderman get in the…

7 days ago by Electric CarsTV 3

BMW i8

New York Times BMW i8 Video Review

“With a cabin from “Tron” paired with fuel-sipping performance, this plug-in hybrid shows enthusiasts that the future is bright. But cheap it won’t be.” States the New York Times in its video review of the BMW i8. Times adds: “The i8 starts at $137,495. Not cheap. But even at $150,000,…

2 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 7

BMW i3 And Tesla Model S

Regenerative Braking: BMW i3 Versus Tesla Model S 70D

Over on BMWBLOG, you’ll find a highly detailed article on regenerative braking. The article explains this feature in depth and then discusses how various electric cars implement regenerative braking and one pedal driving. It’s a thought-provking read, so do check it out here, but be warned, it’s long. Here’s a snippet…

2 weeks ago by Inside EVs Staff 22

BMW i8

Rapper Bow Wow Gets A BMW i8

Rapper Bow Wow (Shade Moss) and star of the CSI: Cyber TV series receives the gift of his life. To reward him for his hard work and the renewal of the second season of the show, Bow Wow’s fiancee buys him nothing else but the new BMW i8. Judging by…

2 weeks ago by Inside EVs Staff 2

Auto Express & their BMW i3

Global BMW i Sales – June & YTD

In BMW’s June sales report, there’s this brief mention of i division sales: Sales of BMW i vehicles are up more than 65% on the same time last year, totalling 2,071 for the month. In the first half of this year, 12,562 customers took delivery of a BMW i vehicle….

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 17

BMW i8 Duo

BMW i8 Duo Takes Over Port Of Miami – Video

Vossen has once again put out an excellent video that features only plug-in vehicles.  Perhaps you still remember Vossen’s Tesla Model S video. Here’s the video description for this clip. Check out LordMcDonell and his insta-famous BMW i8 matched with our good friends Lou Lavie and their incredible i8 in…

3 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 2