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BMW Offers Video Peek at Coming i8 Convertible

By Fred Meier on Mon Jul 03 11:31:16 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — BMW, which for years has dangled the prospect of a convertible version of its i8 plug-in hybrid sports car, has confirmed that the i8 Roadster is coming and offered a video teaser of what's on the way. Check… Read More

BMW Offers Video Peek at Coming i8 Convertible

By Fred Meier on Mon Jul 03 11:31:16 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — BMW, which for years has dangled the prospect of a convertible version of its i8 plug-in hybrid sports car, has confirmed that the i8 Roadster is coming and offered a video teaser of what's on the way. Check… Read More

BMW Partners on Charging Stations at National Parks

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Apr 19 13:06:07 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Well, Earth Day revelers, it doesn't get much greener than this: 100 new electric vehicle charging stations at America's national parks. BMW has partnered with the National Park Foundation, National Park Service and Department of Energy to make… Read More

March Madness: Top Cars for Tall People

By Mike Hanley on Mon Mar 13 05:00:20 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — It's not easy being extremely tall. Sure, your odds of playing in the upcoming NCAA basketball tournament would be higher, but being able to dunk at will also means constantly ducking through doors and not being able to… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2017 BMW i3

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Feb 17 11:18:04 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 19,000 model-year 2014-17 BMW i3 REx hybrid hatchbacks The Problem: The fuel-tank vent line may rub against the ribbed wire protection sleeve of the battery-positive cable, creating a hole in the vent line and causing a… Read More

2017 Tesla Model S, BMW i3 Disappoint in Crash Tests

By Brian Wong on Wed Feb 01 15:03:15 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently crash-tested two all-electric and two plug-in hybrid vehicles, and the results are mixed. While the plug-in 2017 Toyota Prius Prime and 2017 Chevrolet Volt earned the agency's top rating of Top… Read More

Recall Alert: 3,500 2016-2017 BMW, Mini and Rolls-Royce Vehicles

By Patrick Masterson on Tue Jan 10 11:24:23 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,500 model-year 2017 BMW 640i, 640i xDrive, 650i, 650i xDrive, M6, 535i, 535i xDrive, 430i, 430i xDrive, 440i, 440i xDrive and M4 cars; X1 sDrive28i and X1 xDrive28i SUVs; i3 plug-in hatchbacks; i8 plug-in hybrid sports… Read More

BMW Plans Electric Mini, X3 as Rivals Ramp Up EVs

By Fred Meier on Tue Oct 04 10:44:39 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — BMW announced plans to make its first production electric Mini and follow it with an electric X3 SUV as the automaker moves to keep up with rivals' electric vehicle expansion plans. Related: Mercedes Unveils First Concept for New EQ Electric Sub-Brand… Read More

2013-2014 BMW i3 Steering Column Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on Thu Sep 15 00:49:18 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM The problem: Drivers may hear or feel a clunking noise through the steering column, and a large amount of play can be felt in the steering wheel when it's moved up and down. This may be due to a… Read More

2017 BMW i3 Electric Gets a Lot More Range

By Kelsey Mays on Mon May 02 11:21:41 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Electric-vehicle manufacturers are bolstering range of current models as two affordable, long-range EVs bear down on the industry, the Chevrolet Bolt and Tesla Model 3. BMW has upgraded the battery of the funky i3 plug-in hatchback for 2017,… Read More

BMW Puts Luxury Within Reach With ReachNow Car-Sharing Service

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Apr 08 13:15:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Wouldn't it be cool if you saw a luxury vehicle parked on the street and you could just take it — without the subsequent hassle of, say, a police chase and felony charges? Soon in 10 cities across… Read More