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BMW i3 News
Wear your seat belt.
If you're shopping for a new vehicle these days, there's a litany of acronyms, buzzwords, and technobabble to further complicate an already difficult decision. But if you're looking at a green powertrain, you have three basic choices to compare: hybrid, plug-in hybrid and "EV" or, electric vehicle.
We'll see them in the flesh in Frankfurt.
Apparently, electricity and water do mix.
A production car that actually feels like a concept.
German and Japanese automakers and companies like Tesla will reap the rewards.
The fuel tank vent line for the range extender can chafe and leak.
BMW and California-based software maker QMerit collaborate on www.bmwcharging.com, which lists certified charging-station installers.
Don't look for all-new designs anytime soon.
There will be no Top Safety Pick awards for these luxury EVs.