28 Nov '13, 9am

Could we see the return of the Mini E?: BMW could revive its Mini E electric car, according to BMW Blog, as th...

BMW could revive its Mini E electric car, according to BMW Blog , as the carmaker looks to expand the use of its i3 electric drivetrain. The limited production Mini E was launched in 2009 as a research vehicle and used extensively in road trials across Europe, including the CABLED programme here in the UK. These trials help inform BMW’s development of its first publicly-available electric car; the i3 supermini launched in the UK this month. According to the blog, the Mini E—made from a regular Mini hatchback and transformed into a two-seater to accommodate the battery pack—was hugely popular and despite the limited practicalities of this early EV car, more than 1,800 individuals and businesses applied to take part in field trials of just 450 models. Mini’s third-generation hatch which launches next spring, holds the promise of an electric version. Built on BMW’s new UKL1 p...

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