BMW Says No To PHEV Wagons

The Touring models might remain the only exception to electrification in the brand’s lineup. BMW is on track to electrify most of its models in the next couple of years, but, according to a new report from our friends at BMW Blog, the station wagon vehicles from the brand won’t receive electric…

3 days ago by Anthony Karr 5

BMW Sold More Than 10,700 Plug-In EVs In September

After a few ‘near-misses’, the BMW Group has finally broken into 5-digits for sales of plug-in electric vehicles in a single month, clearly sending a statement that it is a driving force in the industry behind the technology. Total plug-in sales from the manufacturer amounted 10,786 vehicles (from the BMW i,…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 5

BMW i3 Powered Luxury Yacht In Detail – Video

Hinckley has announced its first pure electric luxury yacht, called the Dasher.  The boat is powered by two BMW i3 batteries, good for 40 miles of range at 10 mph speed, or 20-25 miles of range at a 20-ish mph speed. “Her cruising speed is 10mph with fast cruising at 18-27 mph. …

1 week ago by Mark Kane 23

Report: Tesla’s Design Is Light Years Ahead of BMW, GM, And Nissan Because Of “Ground-Up” Design

TESLA DESIGNS THEIR ELECTRIC VEHICLES FROM THE GROUND UP; BMW – NOT SO MUCH One distinct competitive advantage often considered for Tesla is the company’s complete commitment to an electric vehicle future. Their cars don’t sacrifice anything in the design process — they’re built from the ground up to take advantage of a wholly unique electric vehicle architecture….

1 week ago by EVANNEX 84

September 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Let the good times roll! After years of build up, September marks the start of “something big” for plug-in vehicle sales in the US.  And sure, this past month also marks a full 2 years/24 months* worth of consecutive gains (an impressive accomplishment for sure), but we haven’t seen anything…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 88