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Diesel BMW 3 series and the X3 crossovers have become mild hybrids
Diesel BMW 3 series and the X3 crossovers have become mild hybrids

In the spring of this year, the diesel BMW 3 series and the X3 and X4 crossovers will by default be equipped with a moderate hybrid system. Its composition will include a 48-volt starter-generator, which will help the engine during acceleration, as well as replace a system “start-stop”. Mild hybrids will be a sedan and… More

BMW to stop production hybrid sports car i8 in April
BMW to stop production hybrid sports car i8 in April

In the Network appeared information about the intention of BMW to cease production of the hybrid sports car i8. But now the group has decided on the date and final decision. The press service of the company BMW has officially confirmed that the latest hybrid i8 will descend from the conveyor in April 2020. The… More

“Charged” BMW M5 2001 release with minimal mileage put on sale
“Charged” BMW M5 2001 release with minimal mileage put on sale

We are talking about the BMW M5 E39, which rolled off the Assembly line in 2001. The car is in good condition. In the Internet appeared the announcement of the sale of the “charged” BMW M5 2001 model year. Relevant information can be found on the eBay marketplace. Is BMW M5 E39 still considered by… More

BMW will not go on the way to mass electrification
BMW will not go on the way to mass electrification

You also thought that the company from Bavaria somehow delaying the launch more modern than the i3s, an electric car? No, an electric model from the manufacturer, of course, will be, but the approach to their creation can be called a “transition strategy”. According to Klaus Froehlich (head of research and development), at least until… More

BMW gives internal combustion engines 30 years
BMW gives internal combustion engines 30 years

Despite the development of electric vehicles, BMW is not going to abandon the internal combustion engine: the Germans believe that the transition to electric will take two to three decades. As you know, the Bavarian engineers are already working on several electric vehicles, the first of which will be a crossover iX3. Despite this, BMW… More

Electric version of the BMW 3-Series spotted on the tests
Electric version of the BMW 3-Series spotted on the tests

The vehicle was seen on road tests in Germany, but is it for the car market of China. German auto giant BMW has begun testing the electric version of a sedan 3-Series. The car is designed for the car market of China. Despite the thick layer of camouflage, able to make some conclusions about the… More

Crossover BMW X2 have learned to spend less than 2 l/100 km
Crossover BMW X2 have learned to spend less than 2 l/100 km

Niche plug-in hybrid crossover was added to the new model. This time tried the BMW company, which electrified crossover X2. New rechargeable hybrid, BMW has given the name X2 xDrive25e, while technically it is similar to a cross xDrive25e X1, which debuted last fall. Thus, the novelty is equipped with a 1.5-liter gasoline turbomotoren 125… More

BMW will release a crossover X6 and X7 hydrogen fuel cell
BMW will release a crossover X6 and X7 hydrogen fuel cell

The German manufacturer is developing together with new Toyota units. As head of research and development, BMW’s Klaus frolich, a Bavarian brand and the Japanese brand are jointly developing a new powertrain for fuel cells. Fröhlich claims that this installation about 10 times more expensive than a system of electric vehicles with battery (BEV). “We… More

BMW Motorrad goes to elektrobayka
BMW Motorrad goes to elektrobayka

The “green” trend has swept the automotive industry and actively penetrate in the motorcycle world. Proof of this are the myriad start-UPS and thematic plans such giants as BMW Motorrad. Flywheel electric trends run. Harley-Davidson LiveWire with his already marked the course of at least the experiments at the environmentally friendly theme. Now his word… More

BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo was removed from production
BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo was removed from production

BMW ceased production of one of their niche models – the hatchback 3-Series Gran Turismo. According to Autocar, in 2020 between the sedan and wagon of the BMW the third series will be no more intermediate models: the production 3-Series GT has been completed. In may last year the then head of BMW Harald Krueger… More