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BMW will sell i3 and i8 online

BMW is planning on selling some of its cars online – for the first time ever. The electric BMW i3 and BMW i8 have spurred BMW to forge into online sales. BMW is planning the i3 to be on sale … Continue reading

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BMW i ventures invests in Coulomb

BMW i ventures announced it will make a strategic investment in Coulomb Technologies. The investment, although the amount was not disclosed, will support the development of infrastructure for plug-in electric vehicles. Recently Coulomb Technologies announced at Plug-in 2012 that the … Continue reading

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BMW i Park Lane Brand Store is open!

First announced in June, the Park Lane i Store is the first BMW i branded store to open it’s doors. Located in London, the i Store opens it’s doors in time for the 2012 Summer Olympics. The i Store’s showroom … Continue reading

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BMW says governments need to offer more incentives

BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer told the German government that they need to offer more tax subsidies for electric vehicles. The German government’s goal of having one million electric cars on German roads by the end of the decade will require … Continue reading

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BMW debuts 8 short videos chronicling the lives of Electric Vehicle owners

8 short videos have been released by BMW. The mini-series is collectively title “the Electronauts: And We’re Off”. The videos chronicle the lives of North America’s pioneering electric vehicle owners. The videos are on http://www.BMWActivatethefuture.com The BMW Electronauts consist of … Continue reading

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BMW i3 Prototype Spotted in Dubai

While there is no info on this vehicle (since it’s on a trailer to or from something), there is good reason to believe it is a BMW i3 prototype. It was spotted in Dubai just yesterday, possibly getting in some … Continue reading

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BMW i Program, cancelled? Then confirmed not cancelled

Back in late May, Automobile Magazine posted a story stating that BMW’s I project was going to be unplugged, and there was a possibility of BMW abandoning the i Program. This created a firestorm of articles posted and reposted across … Continue reading

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BMW i3 Carbon Fiber

One of the unique features of the BMW i3 is the carbon fiber monocoque chassis – a single unibody type construction that encloses the passengers and protects them from the elements, or in the case of an accident, from injury. … Continue reading

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BMW i3 Production Ready photos

The BMW i3 has been refreshed and updated, and is now being called production ready. The vehicle debuted alongside the BMW’s first i Store in London last week. From the outside, not much has changed from the concept version. Although … Continue reading

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BMW i3 Sustainability

The latest version of the BMW i3 electric vehicle Concept represents a new level of sustainability. From the interior to the exterior, the BMW i3 uses technology and new manufacturing processes to use less energy during manufacturing. The interior of … Continue reading

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