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BMW: Charging Infrastructure Is Essential For Electric Vehicles’ Future

News | September 29th, 2019 by Horatiu Boeriu

Stephan Neugebauer, Director of Global Research Cooperation at BMW, said in a recent interview that, despite being successful, the electric vehicles need more infrastructure in …

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July 2019: BMW increases its electric market share in Germany

BMW i | August 29th, 2019 by Horatiu Boeriu

Although July 2019 was rather a transitional month for BMW electric cars and plug-in hybrids, the Bavarians were able to further increase its electric market …

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BMW: “It is difficult to say if the i3 will have a straight successor”

BMW i | July 13th, 2019 by Horatiu Boeriu

The future of the BMW i3 has been in doubt for the last couple of years and we’ve reported several times recently that i3 is …

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Despite Improvements, EV Charging is still a mess

Interesting, News | February 16th, 2019 by Nico DeMattia

There’s still quite a bit of debate about the need for electric cars among many car enthusiasts. Fans of EVs argue that they’re not only …

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How has the Polar Vortex affected EVs?

BMW i, Interesting, News | February 7th, 2019 by Nico DeMattia

In much of the United States, temperatures were, and still are in some places, getting dangerously low, as the now-famous Polar Vortex pummels parts of …

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Will Cadillac be the new EV brand to watch for?

Interesting, News | January 11th, 2019 by Nico DeMattia

It’s an odd time for the automotive industry, as traditional automakers scramble to get electric cars out the door. Car companies like BMW who’ve been …

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White House aims to end subsidies for electric cars

BMW i, News | December 7th, 2018 by Horatiu Boeriu

According to Reuters, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said that the Trump administration wants to end subsidies for electric cars and other items, including …

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BMW loaning 10 pre-owned i3 cars to UC Davis for 18 months

BMW i | December 7th, 2018 by Horatiu Boeriu

BMW is providing the Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Davis with ten BMW i3 models for 18 months. According to GreenCarCongress, all but two …

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BMW Head of R&D calls rush for EVs “Irrational”

Interesting, News | October 17th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

It’s obvious that BMW is dedicated to a cleaner future and to switching the majority of its lineup over to electric power. However, the Bavarians …

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Study: German Electric Cars Will Catch Up With Tesla

BMW i, News | July 13th, 2018 by Horatiu Boeriu

According to PA Consulting, German carmakers Mercedes, BMW and Volkswagen are closing in and may pass Tesla by 2021, based on ranking of electric automakers …