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    Followup: Uncovering more details on BMW's i3 and i8 [w/videos]
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    We've just wrapped up a series of workshops in Germany about all things BMW i, but before we drop our "Behind i" feature on you next week, we wanted to give you a few tasty morsels to chew on while you're pursuing our massive gallery of the all-new i3 and i8 concepts. If you haven't read our ...

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    Official: BMW i3 and i8 revealed [UPDATED w/video]
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    We've just touched down in Frankfurt to get all the details on BMW's new electric cars, but before we get into the nitty-gritty of BMW i, its philosophy and the engineering behind it, here's a brief introduction to the first two models, the i3 and i8. Officially, the two artfully greenhoused cars ...

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    Report: BMW plans to sell 30,000 i3 models a year
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    BMW Megacity EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When BMW launches the i3 in 2014, it reportedly hopes to move 30,000 of the electric city cars a year. That number is derived from BMW's stated target of matching the volume of its lower-production Mini models. The i3, formerly ...

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    Spy Shots: First pics of BMW's all-new i3
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    2013 BMW i3 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    BMW engineers are busy putting their new line of i-branded vehicles through the winter-ringer, and in addition to testing the i8 hybrid halo, the i3 has been spied taking to the snow. The shape of the i3 decidedly un-BMW, with its ...

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    BMW's new eco sub-brand to be called "i"
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    BMW 'i' sub-brand – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We've known for some time that BMW has been hard at work developing a range of high-tech green vehicles, from the oft-mentioned MegaCity runabout to a production version of its Vision EfficientDynamics eco supercar. But up until ...

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    Report: BMW to lease (not sell) Megacity EV
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    BMW's Megacity EV appears to have all the makings of one unique little runabout. The future city car is, after all, expected to be a battery-powered BMW that will feature a body-on-frame chassis made of aluminum and carbon fiber. Automotive News reports that the unusualness of the Megacity EV ...

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    Rumormill: BMW Megacity is a premium product, will carry premium pricetag
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    BMW Megacity EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    According to the rumors kicking around the interwebs, the upcoming BMW Megacity won't be bargain basement transportation. Autocar cites an unnamed source as saying that when the city-sized electric car hits dealers, it will carry a ...

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    Mini E to be phased out in a year, Coupe goes on sale this fall
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    Mini E – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When asked about the arrival of the production Coupe and Roadster at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show, Mini Communication Manager Nathalie Bauters told us that the Mini Coupe "will go on sale in the fall, probably as a 2012 model year. The Roadster ...

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    Rumormill: BMW's production Vision Concept to be called i8
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    BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Concept - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We have heard that BMW has has registered a series of "i+number trademarks (i1, i2, i3, i4, i5, i6, i7, i8 and i9) to use for its fuel efficient MegaCity range of vehicles. BMWBlog is now saying that it has heard a ...

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    BMW registers 'i' nameplate for MegaCity range
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    BMW Megacity Vehicle – Click above for high-res image gallery
    First Apple, then Intel, now BMW. We're not sure what it is about the letter 'i' (in lower case, naturally) that various marketing professionals the world over are so enamored with, but word has it that the Bavarian automaker ...

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    BMW teases Megacity EV, first volume production vehicle with carbon fiber structure
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    BMW Megacity Vehicle – Click above for high-res image gallery
    BMW has released the first teaser images of its upcoming Megacity electric vehicle and also confirmed that not only will the body panels be formed from carbon fiber, but so will the structure. The Megacity will become the first ...

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    Report: BMW Megacity to spawn EV, Sport models, Gran Coupe coming in 2012
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    BMW Efficient Dynamics Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Rejoice, Bimmer fans. If you thought the new BMW interest in the world of hybrids and EVs spelt the beginning of the end for your favorite driving machine, think again. Word has surfaced that the company is planning a ...

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    BMW confirms Megacity electric car for 2013 *UPDATE
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    BMW has used the Beijing Motor Show to announce that it will have its much-talked-about Megacity electric car on the market by 2013. Previously, the German automaker had only hinted that it would produce the urban runabout in the first half of the decade. Also of note is that the Megacity EV ...

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    BMW sets price on new 5-er; says no price too high for independence
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    2011 BMW 5 Series – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Base model 5-Series? $44,500. Top-line 5-er? $59,700. Independence? Priceless. Those were the key messages from a luncheon with BMW's U.S. marketing and product planning chief Jack Pitney, who snuck into Motown to discuss, among ...

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    BMW, SGL announce new carbon fiber plant in Moses Lake, WA
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    BMW has just announced that the company will join forces with Seattle-based SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers LLC to build a new manufacturing facility in Moses Lake, Washington. Don't get too excited just yet. The plant won't be cranking out CF bits for your 3 Series so that you can have a roof that ...

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    Report: BMW working on new FWD model below 1 Series
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    Rumors of a front-wheel drive model to slot in below the 1 Series have been circulating for some time, with the most recent report coming last October. Now, Autocar has confirmed with BMW's chairman, Norbert Reithofe, that an all-new model is coming from the automaker, designed to compete with ...

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