Getting a Ride in a BMW i8

Last week I had my first ride in a BMW i8, a plug-in hybrid sports car, and was pretty impressed.

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New battery farm will power production and grid at BMW Leipzig plant

(REPOST: Autovista Group)

BMW has commissioned a battery storage farm on the grounds of its plant in Leipzig, where second-life electric vehicle (EV) batteries can feed electricity grids through...

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Major Milestone: BMW i3 #100,000 Rolls Off Assembly Line

(REPOST: Inside EVs)

BMW has just reached the ‘coming of age’ milestone of producing it 100,000th i3 from the company’s assembly facility in Leipzig, Germany. The i3 has been produced there since...

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2018 BMW i3 and i3s – pricing, specs and release date

BMW's electric hatchback gains a sporty variant, as well as increased range and an upgraded infotainment system.

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Autonomous BMW i3 Video Walkaround

A quick walkaround video of an autonomous BMW i3 electric car I spotted at the CENEX Low Carbon Vehicle show 2017 at Millbrook. The autonomous tech is from Oxford Technical Solutions.

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Pioneer Spirit: 120 Miles by Electric Car

On Wednesday we had to travel to Birmingham for the Challenge Cup event. We left Northampton in my BMW i3 at about 11am. We went cross country and via the A14 to avoid the M1 roadworks.

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CENEX LCV 2017 Show - Part 2

There was a lot to see at the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Show - I covered some of the displays before, particularly the larger vehicles shown outside. Here I'll cover some more starting with...

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