Bmw electric car motor. The german automaker will also recall about 30000 examples of the bmw i3. Bmw lifedrive is the first vehicle architecture designed especially for electric mobility. Its expected to increase to up to 150kw 201bhp and 450nm of torque delivering low down. The result is a new kind of high performance car.
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 bmw concept ix3 gets a next generation electric drive system that uses more powerful batteries. All the chassis and drive components as well as the battery are accommodated absolutely securely in the drive module. Bmw took its knowledge of planes and motorcycles and integrated what it knew into its automobile engines and designs.
Originally an initialism for bayerische motoren werke in german or bavarian motor works in english is a german multinational company which currently produces luxury automobiles and motorcycles and also produced aircraft engines until 1945. View motor trends bmw car lineup and research bmw prices specs fuel economy and photos. During an event for autonomous and. Select a bmw model and conveniently compare local dealer pricing.
Bmw has told its dealers to hold all sales of its 2018 i3 electric car due to a compliance issue detected by the nhtsa. It also clusters together the motor transmission and power electronics into a new separate. The company was founded in 1916 and has its headquarters in munich bavaria. Bmw and the chinese manufacturer great wall motor today signed an agreement to produce mini electric vehicles through a new 5050 joint venture based in china.
An electric car also battery electric car or all electric car is a plug in electric automobile that is propelled by one or more electric motors using energy typically stored in rechargeable batteries.