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Cars that still qualify for the $7,500 EV tax credit

Tesla and GM EVs no longer qualify for the full credit. Here are others that do

These are electric cars and plug-in hybrids that will still qualify for the full $7,500 EV tax credit in 2019.

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12 used hybrids and EVs that aren't dreary, impractical or a Prius

In the wake of the U.N.'s dire climate change report and our recommendation that buying a used hybrid or EV is the best way to lower your automotive carbon footprint, here are 12 choices to consider.

Official
2019 BMW i3 and i3s get a sizable bump in range

Both models can go 153 miles on a full charge now

Both models can go 153 miles on a full charge now.

Green
BMW i3 gets 435-mile driving range from Lion Smart

Its 100-kWh i3 is a proof of concept for denser, safer batteries

Its 100-kWh i3 is a proof of concept for denser, safer batteries.

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These are the vehicles that owners drive the least

Sportscars, electric cars, and even a luxury vehicle or two

The average American drives over 13,000 miles per year, but some cars barely ever get those miles put on them. Here are the least-driven vehicles in America.

Report
BMW iNext EV to get 435 miles of range, goes on sale in 2021

The electric crossover will also get self-driving technology.

We haven't seen a production version.

Report
LAPD's BMW i3 fleet sits unused, misused

The cars represent $10 million in taxpayer money.

"You're really supposed to get a manicure using the BMWs?"

Official
BMW EVs hit 100,000 sales target

Automaker's electric sales are up 60 percent this year

Sales are up 60 percent this year.

Report
All BMW i3 EVs ever sold in U.S. are recalled over crash test results

It's only a problem in a very specific situation.

Wear your seat belt.

Buying Guide
Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid and EV Buyer's Guide: Which one do you want?

Making sense of these three high-tech powertrains.

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.

Opinion
2018 BMW i3s: Right idea, wrong car

Inherent i3 flaws aren't addressed. A Chevy Bolt SS would be a better idea.

Hot EVs have potential, hopefully other carmakers see that.

Official
2018 BMW i3 announced, with new i3s performance model

The i3 gets a makeover, and a sportier variant.

We'll see them in the flesh in Frankfurt.

Official
Green
Torqeedo electric boats powered by BMW i3 batteries

BMW's battery packs take to the high seas.

Apparently, electricity and water do mix.

Podcast
We drove the Ford Ranger | Autoblog Podcast #520

We flew to New Zealand just to drive a truck.

Opinion
Rumormill
Rumors suggest BMW has killed the mid-size i5 EV

A new, flexible platform will take the place of the i5.

Opinion
Lower CAFE standards won't 'make America great' for long

In the long run, US automakers could get left behind

German and Japanese automakers and companies like Tesla will reap the rewards.

Recalls
BMW recalls 19,000 i3 REx models for possible fuel vapor leak

2014-2017 model years are affected.

The fuel tank vent line for the range extender can chafe and leak.

Green
BMW works with software platform QMerit on install services

New website 'certifies' local charging-station installers

BMW and California-based software maker QMerit collaborate on www.bmwcharging.com, which lists certified charging-station installers.

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