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Old 05-04-2012, 01:21 PM
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Lengthy write up on i3 from NYIAS...

Considering it's *supposed* to be available in 2013, it seems odd everything is still "concept"--with very few details out there.

Was just looking for some, sounds like it (and the i8, of course) made impressions at the New York auto show in April, at least. Didn't see this article linked in here, it's the most in-depth I've found...

I wish they'd make it 120 mile range, would really set them apart from everybody else. And get serious about the interior--I'm tired of the designer masturbatory exercise (AKA concept) photos and want to know what it's really gonna be!

Also, there was a vague mention of a "range extender" on the Wiki page...? Would love more details other than small 3 cyl that doubles the range...

Bimmerfest should be the go-to place for all this info!
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I also just found this blog on the (i3) subject!

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And they have some info on REx!

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