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Bmw has told its dealers to hold all sales of its 2018 i3 electric car due to a compliance issue detected by the nhtsa. Youve never met an electric vehicle that looks or drives like this. 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 new bmw i3 and bmw i3s have an enhanced 120ah battery which provides an incredible all electric range of up to 160 miles.
The i3 all electric car and the i8 plug in hybridconcept versions of both these vehicles were shown at the 2009 frankfurt motor show. Our aim is to create the best most inclusive ev forum for all makes and models of electric car. The bmw i is a sub brand of bmw founded in 2011 to design and manufacture plug in electric vehicles. The companys initial plans call for the release of two vehicles.
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The german automaker will also recall about 30000 examples of the bmw i3.