plug-in hybrids

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PHEV recall: 4,500 BMW plug-in hybrids affected worldwide

According to a report by Auto Motor und Sport, and allegedly confirmed by BMW, the German automaker will recall nearly 4,500 plug-in hybrids. The recall spans across 11 different models: BMW 330e Sedan and Touring,…

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The new BMW X1 xDrive25Le for the Chinese market

At Auto Shanghai 2019, BMW Brilliance Automotive will introduce the new edition of the BMW X1 xDrive25Le. Developed exclusively for the Chinese automotive market with extended wheelbase and plug-in drive, the new X1 25Le now has…

BMW and MINI Plug-in Hybrid Models to Get New Batteries This Year

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BMW M testing prototype cars powered by hybrid powertrain

BMW M’s electrified future is near certainty and the Garching-based sportscar division is currently testing prototype cars powered by hybrid powertrains, the firm’s vice president Dirk Hacker told Autocar. Although he declined to elaborate on the…

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BMW: China EV quotas will be tough for premium brands

Over the last few years, China has been cracking down on combustion engines, citing air pollution as the main reason. To reduce the CO2 footprint, the Chinese government have imposed strict rules on automakers who…