29 Nov '13, 5pm

BMW: More EVs and Hybrids Only Way To Meet Regulations - Hybrid Cars News

BMW: More EVs and Hybrids Only Way To Meet Regulations - Hybrid Cars News

If anyone questions whether the BMW i3 city car or pricey i8 sports car is right for them, hang around, because indications are BMW will be introducing many more electrified models in coming years. According to the UK’s Autocar , the head of BMW’s product development “warned” that this is the only way for it to meet tightening European CO2 regulations calling for 95g/km by 2020. Long an innovator in gasoline and diesel powertrains, the regulatory handwriting is on the wall to go hybrid and EV, said Herbert Diess, BMW’s board member for development. As such, BMW will need to push the limits of what can be done with battery power as it’s shown with the Concept Active Tourer pictured, and more creations yet to be revealed. i8 in LA this month. “Electricification will be a central thread in what we do, be it plug-in hybrid, hybrid or full electrification. The i8 shows what’s p...

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