Tag: BMW i3

Coldplay To Power World Tour Live Shows With Recycled BMW i3 Batteries

Coldplay is going on a world tour with its new album, “Music Of The Spheres,” and the power for its shows will be supplied by recycled BMW i3 batteries. “We’re proud to partner with BMW to create the world’s first tourable, rechargeable show battery, which will allow us to power our concerts almost entirely from […]

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BMW Doesn’t Think Its EVs Need More Than 373 Miles (600 Km) Of Range

Electric vehicles are becoming increasingly common and with the ongoing EV boom, car manufacturers are looking to eke out as much range as possible from their new models. BMW, however, it doesn’t plan on producing EVs that have a range greater than 393 miles (600 km). While recently speaking with Australia’s Which Car, BMW i4 […]

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Why Doesn’t Tesla Figure In This Fantasy Mash-Up Of The ‘Perfect’ EV?

Though we’ve all got our favorites, there’s no such thing as the perfect car. Lamborghini’s Huracan sounds better than a Ferrari F8 Tributo, and while a McLaren 720S is quicker than both, the naturally aspirated Lambo wipes the floor with them for throttle response. World EV Day – Yes, There’s One For That Too It’s […]

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Nissan Leaf Is Latest EV To Get Price Slashed In Response To UK Govt’s Stingier EV Grant

Nissan is the latest carmaker to cut the cost of its EVs following last month’s surprise announcement by the UK Government to massively reduce the financial incentives for Brits to buy electric cars. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Government announced in March that it was reducing the grant given to electric car buyers from £3000 ($4170) […]

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BMW And VW Ramping Up i3 And e-Golf Production Due To COVID Disruption, Rising Demand

Demand for electric cars is on the rise in Europe and elsewhere around the world, prompting BMW to ramp up production of the i3 and VW to build the e-Golf for longer than originally planned. BMW has significantly increased production capacity compared to the original plan for the second half of 2020 at its Leipzig […]

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BMW USA Kills The M8 Coupe And Convertible For 2021, But They’ll Be Back

Last month, rumors suggested BMW was going to drop the M8 Coupe and Convertible in the United States. That has now come to pass as the automaker has officially confirmed the models are going away. BMW was coy on specifics, but said the “M8 Coupe and Convertible will not be imported for MY21, only the […]

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