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BMW to approve 25 electric models by 2025, says CEO

The chairman of BMW, Harald Kruger, has announced that the car maker’s line-up will be boosted with 25 models featuring electric tech by 2025 – 12 of these will be all-electric. In a statement, Kruger said:  “In electric mobility, the BMW Group will also be the leading provider in the premium segment. By 2025, we(…)

Has BMW secretly approved what its next i model will be

Lots of rumours have been circulating about the next i-branded model to be announced by BMW. The i8 Roadster is the next slated vehicle from the segment scheduled to be with us by 2018, but what about after that? It’s looking likely – say several well informed sources – that the next edition will be(…)

BMW shift 100,000 electric vehicles in 3 years, now company to focus on autonomy

Electric vehicle technology has come on leaps and bounds in a relatively short space of time. Tesla revolutionised the industry back in 2012 with the introduction of the Model S. Since then, Nissan has now sold its 100,000 Leaf in the US alone, BMW too have some impressive statistics in their advancement of the technology,(…)

BMW reveal i8 Spyder Concept to begin production in 2018

It’s been a while since BMW first unveiled the i8 Spyder Concept to universal acclaim at the Beijing Motor Show, four years in fact. Since then, the clamour for a production edition has grown in volume; something the German carmaker has vaguely promised is on its way…at some point. Finally, it looks like this landmark(…)

BMW collaborates on i3 and i8 with Garage Italia

Earlier in the year, BMW formed a glamorous collaboration with Lapo Elkmann’s Garage Italia to design an i8 that takes style to a whole new level. Inspired by Giacomo Balla’s “Lampada ad Arco”, what they came up with was the superb i8 Futurism Edition, inspired by the colours cast by a “street lamp under moonlight”.(…)

BMW make stunning dress from carbon fibre material used in their i8 supercar

Two top designers have been hired by BMW to make a beautiful dress from the same carbon-fibre material found in its hybrid supercar. The Carbon Dress is woven from the same high-tech fibres that make up the body of the £105,000 i8 BMW. London based design duo Felder Felder – made up of German twins(…)

Leicester City stars forced to wrap £105,000 BMWs following owner confusion

When Leicester City’s players achieved the seemingly impossible and clinched the club’s first ever Premier League title, the team’s Thai owners were understandably generous. Each of the first team squad was rewarded with an £105,000 BMW i8. Problem was, they were all exactly the same colour. With the new season properly underway, replicating last year’s(…)

BMW’s Super Safety Car

We hope here that everyone knows about the BMW I8. It deserves to be known, its name should most certainly ring aloud from the rooftops. The BMW i8, is the Bavarian automotive giants plug-in hybrid supercar. It is supposed to perform well, it certainly looks fantastic and it’s also environmentally friendly too, so what more(…)

BMW, the Company of the Future

BMW are a company of the future, there is no doubt about that. They have been producing a multitude of electric vehicles, producing futuristic vehicles like the i8 alongside plenty concept vehicles too. Recently though, BMW have been celebrating multiple anniversaries, and how have they been doing this we hear you ask? Well, by sharing(…)

What is Going to Happen to the BMW i8?

There have recently been rumours circulating that the BMW i8 is going to have a facelift towards the end of 2017. So what is going to be involved in the facelift and, will it push forward the green technology that the i8 has been so instrumental in advancing. Well of course the main concern with(…)

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