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BMW officially launched the i3 electric car in Korea on Thursday. The carmaker said the car costs from W58 million to W69 million , W3 million cheaper than the model with the same options in Germany.
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The BMW i3 relies on the company's eDrive system for emission-free operation. Designed for city traffic, its electric motor provides 125 kW/170 hp with 250-Nm torque, which is available when the car is standing still.
Following higher-than-expected initial pre-orders and high levels of interest, BMW will ramp up production of the i3 electric city car by more than 40 percent in order to meet demand in the United States, according to Reuters .
One inconvenient aspect of electric-car ownership at present is the need to set up multiple accounts, cards, and fobs to access different public-charging networks.
Today on Green Car Reports: 2014 BMW i3 production rises to meet strong demand, the EPA resets its ethanol rules, and we drive the 2014 Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTec diesel sedan.
The 2014 BMW i3 electric car has represented a major risk for its maker, but at the moment, it seems to be paying off.
Gizmag was on the ground at the 2014 New York Auto Show to investigate some of the more interesting debuts and North American reveals Even though this year's Detroit and Geneva auto shows provided us with a number of big concept releases and production debuts, the New York Auto Show still remains one of North America's premier events.
BMW's xDrive meets its eDrive in the new Concept X5 eDrive. However you want to look at it - a more capable plug-in hybrid or a more efficient AWD - the concept blends utility and cleanliness like few other vehicles.
New Country Mercedes-Benz features the E250 BlueTec diesel car for Earth Day that offers a phenomenal 43 mpg.
There's no denying that BMW has been very creative with its recent launches and it doesn't show signs of slowing down.
The World Car of the Year awards were announced last Thursday at the New York auto show.
The 2014 BMW i3 is the best so-called "green" car among the top 10 chosen by editors at automotive publication Kelley Blue Book.
General view of New York, Auto Show, BMW stand, BMW X4, BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe, BMW M4 Convertible, BMW M3, BMW M4, BMW Concept X5 eDrive, BMW i8, BMW i3 "The BMW Group Press Conferences at the 2014 New York International Auto Show" is categorized as "life and leisure".
Auto Central Louisville, KY April 20, 2014 Each week Larry Nutson, Senior Editor, New York Bureau of The Auto Channel, along with Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell from The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau give you easy to digest nuggets of the past week's automotive news you may have missed.