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Stories about: BMW i3

There's No Place for BMW M in the All-Electric Era – Yet
There's No Place for BMW M in the All-Electric Era – Yet

31 May 2022, 20:47 UTC / One might be inclined to say this is madness or pure, underserved, and uncalled-for BMW bashing. But before you jump to conclusions, hear me out

 
2022 BMW i3 eDrive35L Debuts as the Brand's First Battery-Electric 3 Series
2022 BMW i3 eDrive35L Debuts as the Brand's First Battery-Electric 3 Series

31 Mar 2022, 08:23 UTC / A China-only affair, the BMW i3 eDrive35L will launch in May, with its 282-hp zero-emission powertrain, and 327-mile range

 
BMW iX1 Teaser Suggests It Looks Like an i3 on Steroids
BMW iX1 Teaser Suggests It Looks Like an i3 on Steroids

18 Mar 2022, 13:17 UTC / That’s obviously not the case. However, the front end of the new iX1 in this teaser seems to aim to make i3 owners feel they already know this guy

 
Tesla Model S Presents Most Defects Among EVs In TUV Inspection After 3 Years
Tesla Model S Presents Most Defects Among EVs In TUV Inspection After 3 Years

28 Jan 2022, 16:22 UTC / While the industry defect rate is 4.7%, the Model S achieved 10.7%. Fog light, low beam, and wishbones are the cause of most issues.

 
BMW i3 Bids Farewell to Production Lines in July 2022
BMW i3 Bids Farewell to Production Lines in July 2022

28 Jan 2022, 12:17 UTC / The revolutionary electric car from BMW will be replaced by the electric version of the BMW X1, which will be called iX1

 
2022 BMW i3 Leaked in China in Sedan Form, It Is an Electric 3 Series
2022 BMW i3 Leaked in China in Sedan Form, It Is an Electric 3 Series

8 Dec 2021, 15:47 UTC / It appears that BMW will launch a sedan called the i3 in China. The model seems to be an all-electric version of the 3 Series that will borrow the i3 name

 
BMW Prepping New Platform for 2025 Release, It Will Be Fit for Any Kind of EV
BMW Prepping New Platform for 2025 Release, It Will Be Fit for Any Kind of EV

19 Oct 2021, 11:43 UTC / BMW is getting ready to launch the third generation of electric vehicles in its lineup. They will get a new platform that will be named New Class

 
Used BMW i3 Batteries, Power Bikes and Kinetic Floor Make Coldplay’s Tour the Greenest Yet
Used BMW i3 Batteries, Power Bikes and Kinetic Floor Make Coldplay’s Tour the Greenest Yet

15 Oct 2021, 08:38 UTC / In 2022, Coldplay goes back on tour, and it will hopefully lay the blueprint for future sustainable shows, thanks to BMW

 
Autovia EV-21: World’s Ugliest Car Is a Virtual Mashup of the Best Current EVs
Autovia EV-21: World’s Ugliest Car Is a Virtual Mashup of the Best Current EVs

9 Sep 2021, 11:01 UTC / Did you think that the Fiat Multipla or Pontiac Aztek could never be bettered regarding their ugliness? The Autovia EV-21 aims to change that opinion

 
BMW Proposes to Use Old Batteries in Off-Grid Solar Charging Stations
BMW Proposes to Use Old Batteries in Off-Grid Solar Charging Stations

20 Aug 2021, 12:40 UTC / The project was based on six used battery modules replaced from BMW i3 units, which gave them an off-grid second life before recycling was necessary.

 
BMW To Pull the Plug on the i3 for the U.S. Market Next Month?
BMW To Pull the Plug on the i3 for the U.S. Market Next Month?

28 Jun 2021, 07:52 UTC / Production of the BMW i3 for the U.S. market will reportedly end in July 2021, as the automaker is gearing up for the launch of the i4 and iX

 
The Ford F-150 Can Be a Stranded EV's Best Friend, Charges BMW i3 in Three Hours
The Ford F-150 Can Be a Stranded EV's Best Friend, Charges BMW i3 in Three Hours

2 Dec 2020, 16:25 UTC / Ford rates the output of the Pro Power Onboard system installed in the PowerBoost hybrid F-150 to 7.2 kW, so somebody tested it by charging a BMW i3

 
All-Electric BMW 3 Series Spied in the Open, Launches in 2023
All-Electric BMW 3 Series Spied in the Open, Launches in 2023

27 Jun 2020, 21:27 UTC / We think this car is designed with the Chinese market in mind since the iX3 will be put together there on the same assembly line as the 3 Series sedan

 
BMW "i3 Gran Sedan" Rendered With 2 Series Gran Coupe and i8 Styling Cues
BMW "i3 Gran Sedan" Rendered With 2 Series Gran Coupe and i8 Styling Cues

21 May 2020, 11:00 UTC / The i3 Gran Sedan may be a rendering that won't translate to a life-sized model, but BMW does plan to give the i3 an upgrade in the nearest of futures

 
Bugatti Chiron Rendered as City Car Looks Believable
Bugatti Chiron Rendered as City Car Looks Believable

12 Apr 2020, 20:19 UTC / Bugatti makes one or two cars per month, so its emissions aren't as important for the European Union as say BMW or some other mainstream brand

 
Alfa Romeo City Hybrid Rendering is a Troll BMW i3
Alfa Romeo City Hybrid Rendering is a Troll BMW i3

25 Mar 2020, 19:43 UTC / This is what would have happened if Alfa Romeo needed a hybrid city car in 2013 and asked BMW for their i3. It's strangely cool

 
James May Isn’t Impressed by the All-Electric MINI Cooper SE, Prefers the BMW i3
James May Isn’t Impressed by the All-Electric MINI Cooper SE, Prefers the BMW i3

7 Mar 2020, 16:46 UTC / James May may prefer the Mirai and Model S over his i3, but when compared to the all-new MINI Cooper SE, the BMW seems like the better choice

 
Nissan Leaf vs. BMW i3 vs. Volt/Ampera: What's the Best Used EV?
Nissan Leaf vs. BMW i3 vs. Volt/Ampera: What's the Best Used EV?

23 Nov 2019, 20:05 UTC / So you want to join the revolution on a shoestring budget? One of these three will do you nicely. But the battery going wrong can cost more than the whole car

 
James May’s New Tesla Model S 100D Joins His BMW i3, Alpine A110
James May’s New Tesla Model S 100D Joins His BMW i3, Alpine A110

3 Nov 2019, 17:53 UTC / It's a 100D, ladies and gents! Instead of a Model 3 Performance, James May chose the longest-range Model S as his new electric vehicle

 
MINI EV Undercuts BMW i3 in the U.S., It’s Overpriced Nonetheless
MINI EV Undercuts BMW i3 in the U.S., It’s Overpriced Nonetheless

28 Oct 2019, 15:31 UTC / The 2020 MINI Cooper SE might look quirky and exciting, but it's too little and too late in this ever-changing world of EVs