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Over 1,000 customers already reserved the BMW iX3 electric SUV

Earlier this month, the reservations for the BMW iX3 electric SUV were opened in Norway. The iX3 reservations were available through bmw.no/vipps and cost NOK 15.000 (approximately $1,800). Today, BMW says that over 1,000 customers have…

40 years of electric mobility at the BMW Group. From the BMW 1602 to the BMW i3

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Column: The Future of the Electric car is dim

I know we’ve all heard the headlines before: “The future of the electric car dims.” Nearly every OEM has dedicated a car to an electric platform. BMW has embraced hybrid and electric vehicle technology taking…

Project Visio.M: Electric mass mobility for urban environments

Electric vehicles powered by electricity from renewable energy sources are an attractive option for mobility within the urban area and beyond. However, previous approaches lead to vehicles that either are too heavy and too expensive…

Electric BMW E30 3 Series racing a Tesla

Croatia-based shop VST Conversions took an 1986 BMW 3 Series E30 model and turned into a super fast electric car. The 1986 E30 323 BMW that serves as the test bed for VST Conversions has…

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Editorial: ActiveE Electrifies Detroit

There was a charge in the air, and the world’s automotive media had the hair on their necks stand straight up. No, it wasn’t from a static charge, but rather the unveiling of BMW’s new…

BMW Exporting 500 Electric Mini’s To California

Do you guys remember our article on the Project i division within BMW?  In a latest development, sources within BMW confirmed that it plans to export nearly 500 electric Mini cars to California. The objective…

BMW considering a fourth brand, Project i

BMW's CEO, Norbert Reithofer, announced that a new department has been setup, codenamed Project i, which will be focusing on designing minicars. Their main focus will be on complying with the strict emission requirements. He…