bmw ev News Stories
BMW 530e ditches the cord with inductive chargingby Tim Jones on March 21, 2017 at 03:04:00 PM
BMW is forging ahead with factory equipped inductive charging, a first to our knowledge in the industry.
BMW Announces Upgrades for i3 including 186 Miles Rangeby Mark Jurista on October 04, 2016 at 09:58:00 AM
BMW came to the Paris Motor Show with big news about the latest variant of the i3 line-up. The latest variant gets a much needed battery boost which extends the range by more than 50% up to 186 miles on a single charge.
Increased competition from the upcoming Tesla Model 3 and Chevy Bolt EV has BMW innovating to increase range but it may not be enough to bring buyers to the i3.
BMW Plug-in hybrid 330e technical drive train detailsby Tim Jones on February 26, 2016 at 03:31:00 PM
We dive deep into the technical details of BMW's first plugin hybrid, the BMW 330e. Powered by a combination of a gasoline engine and an electric motor powered by a plug-in set of batteries.
While hybrids are new to BMW the 330e has the performance you'd expect. With a combined output of 248 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque that propels the 330e from 0-60 in just 5.9 seconds. Pricing starts at $43,700 and arrives in dealership in March.
Limited Edition 2016 BMW i3 Shadow Sportby Tim Jones on November 18, 2015 at 04:54:00 PM
BMW i is pleased to announce the launch of the BMW i3 Shadow Sport Limited Edition. Only 50 units will be available in North America.
MY 2015 i3 Pricing and Ordering Guidesby Tim Jones on August 05, 2015 at 05:52:00 PM
The i3 is constructed from the ground up primarily from lightweight carbon fiber for maximum range. Looking to get an i3? check out the pricing and ordering guides
Get Ready for Your BMW i8 with Pricing and Ordering Guidesby Tim Jones on July 02, 2014 at 05:10:00 PM
The launch of the revolutionary BMW i8 is upon us. That means that we now have our hands on pricing and ordering guides for the upcoming BMW hybrid that goes on sale at US dealership starting this fall.
The BMW i8 starts at $135,700.00 plus $950 destination and handling fee and for 90% of the deliveries they will be pre-spec'd with the optional Pure Impulse World pushing the price up another $10,800.
BMW i3 wins Automotive Interiors Expo Award 2014by Tim Jones on June 25, 2014 at 09:58:00 AM
BMW is on a roll with the all electric i3. Just a few months into production and they are already ramping up product to meet unexpected demand and winning awards.
At the Automotive Interiors Expo Award 2014 the jury handed the electrically powered BMW i3 the title of Production Interior Vehicle Design of the Year.
BMW i3 a finalist in World Green Car and Car Design of the Yearby Tim Jones on February 11, 2014 at 11:34:00 AM
The countdown has begun for the 2014 World Car Awards (WCAs) ceremony to be hosted by the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) and Bridgestone Corporation on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Winners of the 2014 World Car of the Year, World Luxury Car, World Performance Car, World Green Car and World Car Design of the Year will all be declared at th
Bimmerfest BMW i3 Test Driveby Tim Jones on December 03, 2013 at 05:39:00 PM
Bimmerfest had the opportunity to drive the i3 on a winding 40 mile loop through LA, up the iconic Mulholland drive and then to the LA convention center where the i3s would be available for public test drives during the LA Auto Show. Read on to see what we thought of BMW's first EV.
Build your own BMW i8 - Preview configurator liveby Tim Jones on September 11, 2013 at 03:00:00 PM
BMW UK has an i8 preview configurator live on their site (link below). Choices are limited to a few colors and options for now. Build your own i8 and let us know what you spec'ed out.