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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…

1 day ago by Tom Moloughney 17

Nissan LEAF Versus BMW i3

BMW i3 Versus Nissan LEAF

The debate of choosing between the BMW i3 and the Nissan LEAF is alive and well. First, there are many similarities and differences between the two vehicles as pointed out by GazetteLive in the UK. Both the i3 and the LEAF have about the same charging times of 7-8 hours (Euro wall…

5 days ago by Mike Anthony 29

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…

6 days ago by Electric CarsTV 21

BMW i3 - Click To Enlarge

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…

6 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…

6 days ago by Electric CarsTV 6

BMW i3 Production

BMW i US Production Update

We are providing a quick update on BMW i US production figures for the month of July and August due to popular demand. As previously reported, the range-extended (REx) version of the i3 has been produced and sold in greater numbers than the all-electric trim (BEV). The ratio was 3:2 in…

1 week ago by George Betak 24

BMW i3

1,378 BMW i3s Sold In First Half Of 2014 In Germany

Range anxiety still rules That’s the headline from a recent eagleAID article in which AID states: “Most BMW i3s in Germany now equipped with range-extender engine.” The sales breakdown isn’t that important to us (yes, the REx version accounts for over 50% of sales in Germany).  However, the low level…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 22