Latest reports say that BMW electric owners will get to enjoy a new, rapid charging solution for their upcoming i3 models.

BMW i3

BMW i3

According to Headlineauto.co.uk quoting Weiland Bruch, Corporate Communications Manager for BMW i vehicles, hints at a BMW announcement in the next few weeks around the DC rapid charging solution.

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BMW i3 is already able to use public DC rapid charging stations for a recharge time of just 30 minutes to 80 per cent battery capacity using the optional DC rapid-charge function, so it remains unclear if BMW will unveil a new technology or offer standard the DC Quick Charge.

Stay tuned for an announcement around the New York Auto Show.