|A NEW ERA DAWNS: BMW GROUP BEGINS SERIES PRODUCTION OF THE BMW i3 ELECTRIC CAR IN LEIPZIG|
|• Industrial-scale manufacture of CFRP makes its debut in the car industry. / Commitment to a sustainable production process.|
Leipzig/Munich. The BMW Group entered a new era in automotive construction today with the start of series production of the BMW i3. The world's first premium electric vehicle to be purpose-designed for this form of drive system is the result of an all-encompassing development approach targeted at reducing fuel consumption and emissions in urban areas. Exc...[Read more...]
|BMW POWERS DOWN THE COST OF ELECTROMOBILITY|
|Woodcliff Lake, NJ – 3:00 am EDT/12:00 am PDT July 22, 2013… BMW today announced pricing for the ground-breaking BMW i3 electric vehicle. The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (without Destination & Handling) in the US will be $41,350, before any federal or state incentives. The Destination & Handling fee in the US is currently $925.
'The BMW i3 heralds the dawn of a new era for individual mobility and for the BMW Group. True to a genuine BMW, the BMW i3 has strong emotional appea...[Read more...]|
|Kelley Blue Book Names 2014 Sorento To List Of 10 Best Suv's Under $25,000|
| ||◾Sleek and Practical U.S.-Built* Sorento Ranked Fifth Among Top Competitors
◾Redesigned 2014 Sorento is refined, roomy and economically priced
◾Kia's midsize CUV recognized for design and practicality
IRVINE, Calif., May 29, 2013 - Kia Motors America's (KMA) top-selling CUV, the redesigned 2014 Sorento, was named to Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com list of the 10 Best SUV's Under $25,000. The list, which was compiled by editors at Kelley Blue Book, features stylish and sensible sport util...[Read more...]|
|DRAYSON RACING TO ASK MOTORSPORT FANS WHICH TOP-LEVEL RACERS AND TECHNOLOGIES THEY WANT IN FORMULA E|
| ||April 19 2013, Oxford, UK – Drayson Racing has announced the start of its search for two top-level professional racing drivers for its entry in the new FIA Formula E Championship for electric cars. The Drayson Racing team were the first to announce their participation in Formula E, with the new championship expecting ten teams from all over the world to line-up for the inaugural race in 2014.
At a recent Formula E press conference, Lord Drayson, Team Principal, expressed his intention to app...[Read more...]|
|2012 Mitsubishi i Named a 10 Best Green Car by Kelley Blue Book's kbb.com|
|Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) has seen its breakthrough 100% electric-powered 2012 Mitsubishi receive yet another prestigious accolade with today's announcement by Kelley Blue Book's kbb.com that the Japanese auto manufacturer's all-new EV has made its '10 Best Green Cars of 2012' list.
In naming the 2012 Mitsubishi i to the 2012 list of '10 Best Green Cars,' Kelley Blue Book's kbb.com proclaimed that 'the newest all-electric car on the block is also the least expensive and ha...[Read more...]|