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BMW i3: too unique to have an heir

The Bavarian car manufacturer has officially announced that the time of the i3 model is coming to a natural end, and no direct successor is planned for it, informs bmwblog.com. This information appeared about a week ago. The main insider was the bulletin of one of the American dealers. According to that data, i3 will… More

Blacker than black: BMW 8 Series has a new special version
Blacker than black: BMW 8 Series has a new special version

At the end of June, BMW’s Japanese office will open orders for a limited edition BMW 8 Series called the Frozen Black Edition. The edition of the special edition will be 20 cars: five two-doors and 15 Gran Coupe sedans. They will be painted in matt resin black from the BMW Individual catalog, which is… More

Making a $10million commercial with Oscar winner Hans Zimmer
Making a $10million commercial with Oscar winner Hans Zimmer

I’ve flown to LA to film a car commercial with BMW and Oscar winner Hans Zimmer! With 50 people working on one commercial, the set up is insane!! #bmw #i4 #hanszimmer what do you think of this rig huh it’s a little bit more professional than on youtube i’m actually filming a commercial with bmw… More

How does BMW cope with used batteries?
How does BMW cope with used batteries?

It is believed that lithium-ion batteries are harmful to the environment due to the impossibility of recycling. In fact, even during the development phase, the BMW Group engineers are thinking about how to dispose of batteries. There are two main methods for recycling batteries. In the first case, the process begins with disassembling the battery… More

Certainly not Hyperscreen… First photos of the new BMW 7-Series
Certainly not Hyperscreen… First photos of the new BMW 7-Series

Autoblog has published the first photos of the interior of the new generation BMW 7-Series. The official premiere of the new BMW 7-Series will take place in 2022, but the prototypes are promised to be declassified already this year. Judging by the photos presented, the sedan will have at least two large screens on the… More

“Hi, BMW”: Bavarians share information about Live Cockpit

A key interior element of the new BMW X3 and BMW X4 is the BMW Live Cockpit. The new BMW Live Cockpit Plus comes standard on the two updated Bavarian crossovers and includes a Black Panel-style instrument cluster with a 5.1-inch information display and a 10.25-inch center display. BMW Maps Navigation and BMW ConnectedDrive Services… More

BMW to show new “Seven” at exhibition in Munich
BMW to show new “Seven” at exhibition in Munich

According to Automotive News Europe, the novelty will be the first model on the group’s platform with an electric drive, which will be received by all BMW Group cars starting in 2025. Note that the BMW 7-Series has been the flagship sedan of the Bavarian brand since the late 1970s. The current generation was released… More

Hydrogen BMW X5 is already on the roads
Hydrogen BMW X5 is already on the roads

The BMW brand has started road tests of the i Hydrogen NEXT hydrogen crossover based on the standard BMW X5 model. The prototype was developed in collaboration with Toyota. BMW’s hydrogen car prototype has hit public roads in Europe. It is noted that during the tests, special attention is paid to software settings, efficiency, safety,… More

What will be a serial electric car based on BMW Isetta
What will be a serial electric car based on BMW Isetta

Micro Mobility Systems has released images of the third Microlino electric car prototype, which it calls “very close to the production version in terms of design.” According to New Atlas, the microcar, made in the style of the BMW Isetta model with a single-cylinder engine of the 1950s, should enter the conveyor in September this… More

BMW-flavoured iCar
BMW-flavoured iCar

Apple has hired Ulrich Krantz, a longtime automotive veteran with a focus on electric vehicles. The company confirmed the fact of hiring Krantz, but did not disclose details of his job duties. However, Bloomberg claims that he will be joining the electric vehicle development team. Krantz rose to prominence when he was vice president of… More