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BMW i3

The Fast Lane Car Tests BMW i3 – Video

Here’s The Fast Lane Car’s review of the BMW i3 REx. “The 2015 BMW i3 is an electric car that can also be purchased with a range extending gasoline engine. In this TFLcar review Nathan and Emme spend a day living and testing BMW’s least expensive EV.” It’s worth point…

14 hours ago by Electric CarsTV 8

BMW i3 And i8

Global BMW i Sales – July & YTD

In announcing its global sales figures for July, BMW issued an update on i sales, both for the month of July and YTD. Here are the worldwide sales figures for i vehicles. Note that BMW doesn’t break out i3 and i8 sales individually when reporting global numbers: “A total of…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 4

BMW i3 On Autoline

Autoline: BMW i3 Deep Dive – Video

The BMW i3 is the focus of this episode of Autoline After Hours.  Special guests John Kelly, BMW product manager, and Gary Witzenburg, freelance auto writer with previous connections to GM’s EV1 program, are on hand to discuss the i3. The i3 discussion is at the start of the video…

5 days ago by Electric CarsTV 7

BMW i3

Volkswagen e-Golf Versus BMW i3 REx – Video

Here is another comparison of Volkswagen e-Golf and BMW i3 (REx version). Both models belong in different classes, but this doesn’t prevent comparisons. As this is a base introduction review (first drive and overall comparison), it’s more suited for new customers or the general public. Funny thing is that the…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 5

The BMW Group, together with Pacific Gas & Electric Company, announces the BMW i ChargeForward Program

BMW i3 Owners Get $1,000 To Delay Charging

BMW, as announced earlier this year, together with Pacific Gas and Electric Company, has started the BMW i ChargeForward Program, a delayed charging program to test reduction of demand on the power grid during peak periods. 100 i3 drivers (out of approximately 400 applicants) will participate in the project in…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 27

BMW i3

10 Most Fuel-Efficient “Luxury” Cars Of 2015

Kelley Blue Book released its list of the “10 Most Fuel-Efficient Luxury Cars of 2015.” Ranking is opened by BMW i3 (second year in a row in the # 1 spot), followed by Tesla Model S, Mercedes-Benz B-Class ED, Cadillac ELR and BMW i8. Plug-ins capture the entire Top 5….

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 20

BMW i3 available in DriveNow

BMW DriveNow Adds More i3s To Fleets

BMW made available 100 all-electric i3s for car sharing in three cities in Germany through DriveNow. Earlier, London got 30 i3s, and now Berlin has 40, Hamburg 30 and Munich 30. Other cities in Germany and Europe will soon follow suit. Since 2013 BMW tested in Germany 60 ActiveEs, which…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 7

BMW i3 (with range extender) Review With Ed Wallace (via Fox News 4)

Fox News 4: BMW i3 REx Review – Video

It is always fun to see what kind of review you will get when it comes to the Fox News Network.  This time a BMW i3 REx review is turned in from its Fox affiliate in Dallas-Fort Worth. We have to say we were a little worried when it started with the…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 20