Proving that battery electric vehicle (or BEV) tech is constantly improving, the battery capacity in the BMW i3 is now double what the original model had when launched back… Read more “Battery upgrade for 2019 BMW i3, but REx becomes extinct | Parkers”
Spotted: BMW X2 – From concept to reality
No more need to avert your eyes! This is a BMW SUV that you might actually like the look of…
BMW M4 Convertible Competition Package | Parkers
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Ford Fiesta Zetec S 1.0 Ecoboost 140 (MK7.5): At 3S Christmas Track Attack
Intro Looks Practicality / Spec Engine / Performance Driving / NVH On track Fiesta Zetec S Vs ST Options / Verdict For the last Track Attack event… Read more “Ford Fiesta Zetec S 1.0 Ecoboost 140 (MK7.5): At 3S Christmas Track Attack”
FirstDrive: BMW i3 – Verdict
At first sampling then, the i3 is an appealing electric car. It may not have been the first on the market, but starting from scratch has been worth the wait.
Spotted: Footman James Classic Car Show
For those needing a fix for their enthusiasm into cars, the Footman James Classic Car Show should help see to that. Set at Event City within neighbouring… Read more “Spotted: Footman James Classic Car Show”
FirstDrive: BMW i3 – Range
The batteries in the i3 give a realistic range in everyday conditions of about 70 – 80 miles when fully charged – that’s more than the Fisker Karma.
FirstDrive: BMW i3 – Drive / NVH
Getting the i3 going is unconventionally simple. The gear selector is mounted on the steering column marked D-N-R, with a chunky rocker switch at the end.
FirstDrive: BMW i3 – Engine / Performance
Power from the batteries are sent to the rear wheels in traditional BMW fashion via a single-speed transmission.
FirstDrive: BMW i3 – Looks / Practicality
This compact BMW is similar in size to the Ford Fiesta, but the tall and narrow proportions gives the i3 a presence more towards a compact-MPV.