Bmw electric car launch. Since 2008 a renaissance in electric vehicle manufacturing occurred due to advances in batteries concerns about increasing oil prices and the desire to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The all electric x3 is just one of many new electrified vehicles bmw plans to launch in the coming years. Series production of the bmw i3 destined for retail customers began in september 2013 and. Delve into the fascinating world of bmw.
As the auto industry plans more electric cars in higher volumes for the 2020s one of the great debates is whether they will need to be designed from the ground up solely for battery power. Anything tesla can do we can do better volkswagen and daimler announced ambitious new plans to make long range electric vehicles in an. Bmw says it will produce the final version in shenyang china. The bmw i is a sub brand of bmw founded in 2011 to design and manufacture plug in electric vehicles.
Browse over 670 reviews from the top gear team. No points earned yet on current order. By 2025 bmw wants to. The bavarian automaker will launch a range topping production car to be called the inext it said in may 2016the company added in january that the car will offer 400 miles or more of range.
The i3 all electric car and the i8 plug in hybridconcept versions of both these vehicles were shown at the 2009 frankfurt motor show. With the decline in car ownership for young people and the increased interest in all electric vehicles vw is announcing a new all electric car sharing platform called we that will launch. The companys initial plans call for the release of two vehicles.