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BMW confirms New Energy Vehicle, an electric 5 Series for China

by Aaron Richardson (RSS feed) on Mar 15th, 2011 at 6:01PM

2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery The Chinese will get their very own plug-in hybrid BMW at next month's Shanghai Motor Show when BMW debuts the 2011 5 Series New Energy Vehicle. According to BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer, the car – based on the long-wheelbase 5 Series – is aimed specifically at the Chinese market. There wasn't much else to be had from BMW about the New Energy Vehicle, except that it probably won't hit North American shores. It may, however, loan some of its technology to the ActiveHybrid 5, which BMW showed off as a... Read More

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