Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:12:00 GMT
BMW to limit carbon fiber in smaller segments to reduce costs
- BMWBLOG (blog)
At the moment, BMW
is pushing carbon fiber hard. We already knew that the Bavarians used extensive amounts of carbon fiber in its i Division cars, such as the i3
and i8. Both cars are almost entirely made of the stuff, that's why they're so expensive ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:32:30 GMT
BMW limits carbon fiber use to protect profits
- Automotive News (subscription) (blog)
After launching two cars which made heavy use of carbon fiber including the i3 city car and the i8 plug-in hybrid in 2013, BMW's new 5 series, presented earlier this month, does not use the material for major components. Sales of BMW's i3
EV have ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:11:42 GMT
Two Months With: 2016 BMW i3 Rex
Most people are afraid of electric cars like the 2016 BMW i3
Rex I recently drove for two months around my home in rural France. They're not concerned about being zapped by the flow of high-voltage electrons. They're just desperately worried about ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:40:29 GMT
2016 BMW i3: All the details
- The Week UK
The BMW i3
has been on the market for a couple of years but it is still one of the best electric cars you can buy, and should remain an enticing choice for a few more years. Reviewers love the i3 for its ultra-modern design and styling plucked straight ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:15:31 GMT
Top Five Electric Cars Better Than Tesla Model S and Model 3
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 18: Workers assemble a new BMW i3
electric car on the assembly line at the BMW factory on September 18, 2013 in Leipzig, Germany. The i3 is BMW's first mass market electric car and the company has invested EUR 400 ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:37:21 GMT
2017 BMW i3: Finally, More Range Than Nissan Leaf!
Of recent, the 2017 BMW i3
electric vehicle has been seeing an increase in demand in the US and a couple of European countries. The company had recorded a massive increase in sales figures since its launch of the new 94 Ah battery, according to Klaus ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:36:36 GMT
2017 BMW i3 vs Nissan Leaf: Okay To Be Ugly
When it comes to green cars, Tesla Motors is not the only brand on the block as there are a couple of other brands that have excelled in the green market. We are talking about the BMW i3
and Nissan Leaf. Both cars are two of the bestselling EV cars in ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:06:37 GMT
2019 BMW i5 crossover utility vehicle rendered from patent drawings
- Green Car Reports
The i3 was a battery-electric hatchback—with a range of 81 miles from its 22-kilowatt-hour battery pack—while the sexy $140,000 BMW i8 was a plug-in hybrid sport coupe, complete with bird-wing doors. For 2017, the BMW i3
received a larger 33-kwh ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:24:05 GMT
2017 BMW i3 Longer Autonomy Range Cause Sales To Go Up To 70%
- Auto World News
BMW has recently introduced a new battery pack for the BMW i3
that gave the electric car greater autonomy allowing it to improve from 80 miles to 114 miles. Now statistics show that the new BMW i3
94ah was a success as i3's sales is up by 70 percent ...
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:01:18 GMT
BMW i3s for hire through GoCar Dublin deal
- Sunday Business Post
BMW and GoCar have joined forces to introduce Ireland's first ever electric car-sharing scheme. Ten examples of the BMW i3
will be available for use across Dublin through GoCar's new 'GoElectric' range, which adds to the 160 conventional vehicles ...