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BMW i3 REx

BMW i3 REx Goes Mountain Climbing

A few weeks ago Don Parsons of Denver, Colorado took his i3 REx on a 128 mile road trip from his house to Loveland Pass (Continental Divide, Colorado). On his way up to the 11,990 ft elevation of Loveland Pass he stopped at Beau Jo’s Pizza for lunch and to…

12 hours ago by Tom Moloughney 11

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BMW i8 From Production To Delivery – Video

Now that deliveries of the BMW i8 are taking place in several countries around the globe (including in the U.S.), BMW is proud to present a quick video on the i8 from start of producit0on to delivery of the finished plug-in hybrid. “The BMW i8 from production to delivery.” It’s…

3 days ago by Electric CarsTV 4

BMW i3

BMW i3 – A No Compromise Plug-In Vehicle? – Video

From Canada, we present this BMW i3 review. As Auto Focus Canada states, it’s not a pretty vehicle, but its looks matter not once you’re behind the wheel. The reviewer praises the i3′s lively steering and discusses the i3′s exceptionally strong regenerative braking. In addition, she notes how roomy the…

5 days ago by Electric CarsTV 21

BMW i8 Supplier Inofgraphic

BMW i8 Supplier List

Automotive News brings us an infographic that shows the full list of suppliers for the new BMW i8. BMW’s first hybrid sportscar is one of the most technologically advanced cars on the market and it comes with no surprise that an extensive list of parts suppliers were contracted by BMW…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 1

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Wallpaper Wednesday – BMW i3

On this Wallpaper Wednesday, we present the BMW i3. This particular i3 is a European version BEV in Solar Orange. Click to enlarge up to full resolution of 2,048 by 1,080. If the background of the image above isn’t to your liking, then perhaps you’d rather use the i3 wallpaper…

5 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 1

CFRP No Match For Jaws Of Life

Jaws Of Life Tear Apart Carbon Fiber BMW i3 – Video

Germany’s ADAC (Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil-Club) demonstrates in this video how the jaws of life can tear through and open up the BMW i3: Via Google Translate from German: “Cutting and spreading tools of rescue workers also work in a car made ​​of carbon-fiber (CFRP). This has proved together with fire…

5 days ago by Electric CarsTV 6

BMW i8

Onboard BMW i8 -Video

On the AutoTopNL channel we just found a BMW i8 onboard video. This video is unique in that it’s just you, the car and road.  If you like to hear the engine purring along, then you’ll enjoy this video. Even in wet conditions, the i8 was able to easily reach…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 2

Model S Versus BMW i8

Edmunds – Tesla Model S Versus BMW i8 Comparison publishes its own comparison review of the BMW i8 and Tesla Model S. Previously, we saw MotorTrend delivering a similar article. *Editor’s Note: This post appears on BMWBLOG.  Check it out here. Here is an excerpt from the Edmunds review: What Kind of Performance Do They Deliver at the…

6 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 4