2017BMWi3

BMW i3

We can only imagine the challenges BMW is going to have explaining the i3 electric vehicle to the world. It's got a new powertain (all-electric, with optional range extender), a new production method (carbon fiber reinforced plastic!), a new brand (the 'i' line) and a new vehicle type (it's a city…


BMW i3 sales rise after Germany adds plug-in vehicle subsidies

Germany is offering EV perks worth $4,400 to boost adoption.

The increase in orders is for the updated, longer-range i3.
BMW i introduces home energy storage using i3 batteries

The classy city EV's battery size is pretty perfect for a US household.

At EVS29, BMW announces a new home energy system that uses new or old i3 battery packs.
2017 BMW i3 gets $1,200 price increase for new, bigger battery

Price for extra EV miles is just over $100 per kWh.

The 2017 BMW i3 will cost $1,200 more than the 2016 model, but you'll get a lot more for your money.

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2016 BMW i3
$44,945 / 10 miles / CA
2014 BMW i3
$24,995 / 20,568 miles / CA
2014 BMW i3
$29,888 / 5,845 miles / CA
Dashcam catches oblivious car thief in the act

The BMW i3 is full of surprises.

A car thief from North London became an overnight internet sensation when he was recorded making a phone call by a car's dashcam.
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Cadillac ELR vs. BMW i3
Columnist Gary Witzenburg tests out two new luxury plug-in vehicles, the Cadillac ELR and BMW i3 and decides for the GM product.
2014 BMW i3 First Drive
BMW is about to unleash its first real EV and the question is it also an 'ultimate driving machine' is well worth investigating. So we did in this review.
2014 BMW i3
The 2014 i3 is the first product from BMW's new eco brand, and signals a different direction for this maker of "Ultimate Driving Machines."
BMW recalls 6,073 units of i3 and Minis to replace airbag

BMW is recalling 6,073 examples of the i3 and Mini Hardtops because of a manufacturing error with their passenger's side airbag modules. The parts need to be replaced.