25 Dec '16, 8pm

BMW plans to sell 100,000 plug-in cars in 2017, CEO says

Among the established German luxury automakers, BMW has so far shown the greatest commitment to electric cars. It launched the "i" sub-brand dedicated to plug-in cars in 2013, and continues to sell the i3 electric city car and i8 plug-in hybrid sport coupe. BMW has also rapidly expanded the number of plug-in hybrids based on existing models in its lineup. DON'T MISS: BMW crosses sales of 100,000 plug-in electric cars The automaker has now set an ambitious goal to expand sales of these vehicles rapidly in the next year. BMW expects to sell 100,000 electric cars and plug-in hybrids in 2017 , CEO Harald Krueger said during a press event last week in Munich, as reported by Automotive News (subscription required). That goal, which echoes comments Krueger made in an interview with German publication Suddeutsche Zeitung last month, represents a massive potential increase in sales...

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November plug-in sales in France and Germany

November plug-in sales in France and Germany

electriccarsreport.com 26 Dec '16, 7am

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greencarreports.com 19 Dec '16, 2pm

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New line... #automotive #cars #luxury

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aqos.org.uk 26 Dec '16, 3pm

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electriccarsreport.com 27 Dec '16, 8am

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electronicsweekly.com 23 Dec '16, 5pm

It is planned to transfer machine learning techniques used in computers and mobile handsets to vehicles with driver assist...

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cleantechnica.com 28 Dec '16, 10pm

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greencarreports.com 23 Dec '16, 10pm

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greencarreports.com 27 Dec '16, 12pm

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BMW i8 Coming With More Power, Longer Driving Range - Hybrid Cars News

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hybridcars.com 29 Dec '16, 5am

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2017: The Year of Self-Driving Cars and Trucks

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spectrum.ieee.org 30 Dec '16, 5pm

Former GM R&D chief Larry Burns has likened it to an arms race. But whether you think the advent of self-driving vehicles ...

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greencarreports.com 28 Dec '16, 1pm

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greencarreports.com 22 Dec '16, 1pm

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