31 Jul '11, 11pm

BMW unveils electric cars: Two new electric powered production cars have been unveiled by BMW as it looks to fur...

Two new electric powered production cars have been unveiled by BMW as it looks to further it’s ‘I’ sub-brand. The BMW i3 Concept has been developed for use in an urban environment with a 125kW electric motor that boasts torque of 250Nm and a range of 93miles. It includes LifeDrive architecture with a carbon passenger cell that combines low weight with optimal interior space and high crash safety levels. It is believed that the lifecycle emissions for the BMW i3 are at least a third lower than for a highly efficient combustion engine car – and if it is run on electricity from renewable sources, these figures improve by more than 50 per cent. Its single speed gearbox can accelerate to an electronically governed 93mph and it can race from 0-62mph in under eight seconds. The battery system has undergone a detail optimisation to reduce the extent to which external factors can i...

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BMW reveals i3 and i8 concept vehicles

BMW reveals i3 and i8 concept vehicles

luxuo.com 01 Aug '11, 2am

BMW has given out the first details and images of its i3 and i8 models before the concepts are shown at the Frankfurt Moto...

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gas2.org 30 Jul '11, 4pm

World premiere of the BMW i3 Concept and BMW i8 Concept Reithofer: A milestone in the history of the company Sustainabilit...

Uncovering more details on BMW's i3 and i8 [w/videos]

Uncovering more details on BMW's i3 and i8 [w/v...

green.autoblog.com 31 Jul '11, 9pm

We've just wrapped up a series of workshops in Germany about all things BMW i, but before we drop our "Behind i" feature o...

Here's your official BMW i3 Electric Car and BMW i8 Plug-In Hybrid Overview

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greencarreports.com 29 Jul '11, 10am

today revealed concept versions of its first-ever production electric cars: the i3 battery electric minicar and i8 plug-in...

BMW i3 and i8 electric concepts unveiled in Frankfurt: We’re here reporting live from the international reveali...

BMW i3 and i8 electric concepts unveiled in Fra...

paultan.org 29 Jul '11, 12pm

We’re here reporting live from the international revealing of the new BMW i3 and i8 concepts at the Frankfurt Messe. BMW r...

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greencarreports.com 29 Jul '11, 5pm

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BMW i3 & i8 Concept

BMW i3 & i8 Concept

geekandhype.com 02 Aug '11, 7pm

Non sans rappeler le style de la BMW Vision EfficientDynamics , la marque allemande a récemment révélé deux nouveaux conce...

Harvard Study Examines Question of Electric Car...

evworld.com 01 Aug '11, 8pm

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cleantechnica.com 04 Aug '11, 8am

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New BMW i Concepts Debut (w/ gallery)

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cleantechnica.com 31 Jul '11, 1am

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2014 BMW i3 Moves Us Closer To Autonomous Driving In Cities

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greencarreports.com 02 Aug '11, 7pm

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thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 23 Jul '11, 11pm

BMW has announced a new electric car charging agreement with Coulomb Technologies for the Boston Metro area. More than 150...

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allcarselectric.com 28 Jul '11, 8pm

EV fans are probably sick of arguing the case for electric cars whenever someone brings up the old "well to wheels" scenar...

Hybrid cars could benefit from new fuel tanks: ...

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 04 Aug '11, 6am

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