Tag : BMW

BMW 225xe Active Tourer treated to 25% more electric range

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BMW has launched the new and improved BMW 225xe Active Tourer plug-in hybrid (PHEV), featuring 25% more electric range and 15% lower CO2 emissions, taking it under 50g/km.

Mytaxi ride-hailing app rebrands under BMW and Daimler JV

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Daimler’s mytaxi ride-hailing app is rebranding as Free Now under the BMW and Daimler mobility joint venture.

Early Drive: 2019 BMW 3 Series

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Neil Briscoe gets an early drive of the all-new, high-technology 3 Series in prototype form, to find out what’s in store for the next generation of the fleet stalwart.

2019 BMW 3 Series Plug-in Hybrid specs revealed

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Following the global reveal of the new generation BMW 3 Series, the forthcoming plug-in hybrid is shown as offering a 72km electric range, low CO2 and fuel economy.

Electric BMW iX3 and future plans revealed

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BMW has presented its latest electric vehicle, the BMW Concept iX3, as well as laying out future electric plans.

BMW and Daimler merge mobility solutions

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BMW and Daimler are to merge their mobility offerings in a deal that will bring fleets a single source for everything from ride-hailing to EV charging.

BMW confirms i4 production

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BMW has confirmed its next BMW i branded vehicle will be the i4.

New BMW X4 revealed

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BMW has revealed the second-generation X4 coupe-SUV, replacing a model which has sold 200,000 units since it launched in 2014.

BMW becomes first carmaker to offer live safety data from Here

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BMW is to offer real-time safety alerts from mid-2018 under a partnership with digital maps provider Here Technologies.

BMW and MINI ranges to adopt i3 traction control tech

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BMW is set to roll out the traction control system from the i3 electric car across all future BMW and MINI products as it shows how electric vehicle tech can be used to enhance …

More electric range for BMW i8 Coupé and Roadster introduced

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BMW has revealed the production version of the new i8 Roadster and new Coupé at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

BMW i Vision Dynamics concept hints at future “i5”

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BMW’s third i brand model will join the carmaker’s line-up in 2021 in the form of a fully electric four-door Gran Coupé.

Fiat joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous driving alliance

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has joined an alliance of carmakers and technology firms to help develop an autonomous driving platform open to all carmakers on a global level.

First Drive: BMW 530e iPerformance

2 years ago / 0 comments

It’s no niche car, but the 5 Series plug-in hybrid isn’t quite mainstream either, explains Alex Grant.

BMW shows first images of X2 coupe-SUV

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BMW has previewed the forthcoming X2 coupe-SUV, which is due to launch in 2018.

BMW to run Euro-4 diesel scrappage scheme as VW Group mulls benefits

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BMW is to run a scrappage scheme targeting diesel-powered Euro-4 and older vehicles from any brand in the UK as the VW Group says it’s also looking at a scheme.

German carmakers to cut NOx from over 5m diesel cars

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BMW, Daimler, Opel and Volkswagen are to offer free software updates for more than five million cars in Germany, claimed to cut NOx emissions by up to 30% and likely to signal similar programmes …

BMW’s Ian Robertson to retire in 2018

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Ian Robertson, current Board of Management member for BMW sales, will hand over responsibilities to Pieter Nota in January 2018, after nearly a decade of service.

New BMW X3 brings latest digital and driver assistance tech

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BMW’s third-generation X3 will bring updated engines as well as latest driver assistance and connectivity functionality when it launches later this year.

Five stars for 5 Series

2 years ago / 0 comments

BMW’s seventh-generation 5 Series has scooped a full five-star rating in Euro NCAP’s latest crash safety results, while the refreshed Fiat Doblò MPV scored just three.

BMW 5 Series

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The 5 Series isn’t short of rivals, but it’s still setting the standard, says Alex Grant.