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BMW Electric Cars: Will battery prices fall enough to make the car a success?

MINI | May 1st, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

BusinessWeek has an interesting analysis on BMW’s Project i and the future of electric cars correlated with the high battery prices. Here is an excerpt …


BMW Group brings the MINI E to UK

MINI | April 29th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

After successfully completed the field trials in the U.S., Berlin and Munich, BMW Group is moving forward with the MINI and plans on bringing their …

MINI E VPC Facility California

First batch of MINI E arrives in the US

MINI | April 15th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

After a long wait and several delays, the first MINI E vehicles have reached U.S ports. As we mentioned back in February, due to the …

Video: Jay Leno drives the MINI E

MINI | March 10th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

There is no secret that Jay Leno, The Tonight Show host, is one of the biggest car fans out there. He has 107 vehicles, including …


BMW will use a radioactive heat-collector to save fuel

News | March 6th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

Latest news – Dr. Klaus Draeger, BMW’s Head of Development, announced today that BMW is working on a futuristic technology that will allow them to …


MINI expecting record sales in 2009

MINI | March 3rd, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

The MINI brand has been one of the best investments made by any car company into another brand, and especially for BMW, the MINI has …

Video: MINI E test day in Berlin

MINI | February 25th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

As we announced back in November, BMW has extended the MINI E pilot in Berlin as well. California and New Jersey are the first and …