May 25, 2023 - 02:31 pm
Electrify America and BMW deepen their bond over the new i5
BMW of North America today announced an agreement with Electrify America to provide first-time owners of the incoming BMW i5 with two years of complimentary 30-minute charging sessions. This agreement expands on the included charging offered for other electric BMW cars.
May 24, 2023 - 02:01 pm
BMW i5: The electric sedan that means business
BMW unveiled the latest generation of its 5 Series sedan, and the electric variant called the i5. According to the German carmaker, the i5 aims to become the leader in sustainable premium mobility in the upper mid-size vehicle segment.
Apr 28, 2023 - 02:11 pm
BMW finalises suspension fine-tuning of the i5
The BMW i5 is entering the home straight of its series development process with the fine-tuning of its suspension control and driver assistance systems. According to BMW, the world premiere will take place in “a few weeks”.
Mar 15, 2023 - 12:42 pm
BMW to release six BEVs by 2025
BMW is planning at least six model launches within 24 months for the ‘New Class’ electric cars from 2025. To this end, additional plants are to be converted for the production of these electric cars. More concrete information on the platform and the first models will be available in September.
Jul 8, 2022 - 12:55 pm
BMW doubles EV sales globally in first half of 2022
The BMW Group sold a total of 75,891 fully electric vehicles of the BMW and Mini brands worldwide in the first half of 2022. This means that the Group more than doubled BEV sales compared to the same period last year (+110.3 per cent).
Sep 16, 2021 - 11:28 am
All-electric BMW i5 should hit markets in 2023
A new media report in Germany provides some info on the all-electric version of BMW’s 5 Series. The BMW i5 is to be presented in 2023 and will also have an M variant. The main rivals are said to be the Mercedes EQE and the Audi A6 e-tron.
Sep 16, 2019 - 01:25 pm
BMW will not renew the i3
BMW has no plans for a successor to the i3. Pieter Nota, head of BMW sales told the Financial Times that the German luxury carmaker will instead concentrate on merging battery and plug-in technology with its other vehicles, while it drums up some new purely electric vehicles.
Aug 1, 2019 - 02:48 pm
Details regarding BMW’s electrification plans
That BMW boss Harald Krüger stumbled over his passive e-mobility strategy, is considered likely in the industry. What will happen under his successor Oliver Zipse remains unclear. However, insiders now deliberated a few details on BMW’s planned models.
Oct 5, 2016 - 09:25 am
4ekolka, BMW i5.
Video tip: Researchers in Prague are currently working on a 3D-printed EV. The prototype of the 4ekolka is said to cost only 300,000 Czech Koruna (about 12,500 dollars), while half the money is put towards the battery system. So far, there are no serial production plans.
Click tip: Once again, alleged patent drawings of a possible all-electric BMW i5 have surfaced online. Maybe this time, there is something to it.
Dec 10, 2015 - 09:04 am
BMW i5 SUV, Audi R18 e-tron.
Click tip: The upcoming BMW i5 has been rendered as a SUV, as Auto Express reports it has information from BMW insiders that an SUV bodystyle is likely to be favoured for the next i-model.
Video tip: This R18 Audi Le Mans Prototype LMP was recently caught on camera when testing at Florida’s Sebring International raceway.
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