Bmw electric car suv. The ix3 will have a range of over. All weve seen of either car thus far are concepts. Bmw will start producing the vehicle in china in 2020 as part of a joint venture. In october 2016 bmw first announced that it would offer battery electric variants of both the x3 suv and a then unnamed mini model.
Check out the 2019 bmw car models starting prices and ratings from our experts at car and driver. The german automaker will also recall about 30000 examples of the bmw i3. View motor trends bmw car lineup and research bmw prices specs fuel economy and photos. Until now pure electric cars have consisted mostly of small hatchbacks or.
Bmws electric car lineup the tiny i3 commuter and the i8 plug in sports car leaves a huge gap for a more practical mainstream vehicle in between. The bmw i is a sub brand of bmw founded in 2011 to design and manufacture plug in electric vehicles. 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. Bmw unveiled its ix3 electric suv concept on wednesday at the beijing auto show.
At the 2017. This makes it just as practical as its petrol engine equivalent. The companys initial plans call for the release of two vehicles. Select a bmw model and conveniently compare local dealer pricing.
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. Bmw has told its dealers to hold all sales of its 2018 i3 electric car due to a compliance issue detected by the nhtsa.