Bmw I3

2015 BMW i3 Video

By Kelsey Mays on December 30, 2015


We know it's weird looking, but what's BMW's funky electric hatchback like to drive? We take a closer look at the BMW i3. Watch the video for more.… Read More

2015 BMW i3 Video

By Kelsey Mays on December 30, 2015

We know it's weird looking, but what's BMW's funky electric hatchback like to drive? We take a closer look at the BMW i3. Watch the video for more.… Read More

2016 BMW eDrive 330e: First Look

By Matt Schmitz on November 12, 2015

Competes with: Mercedes-Benz C350e, Tesla Model S, Cadillac ELR Looks like: Like a 3 Series sedan but with a plug-in port behind the driver-side front wheel Drivetrain: 184-horsepower, turbocharged four-cylinder gas engine and an 88-hp electric motor, mated to an… Read More

2015 BMW i3 Review

By Kelsey Mays on November 6, 2015

Cars don't get much more bizarre than the 2015 BMW i3, an electric hatchback with surprising room and comfort but a whole lot of head-scratchers. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2016 Mini Hardtop, 2014-2015 BMW i3

By Matt Schmitz on October 20, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 6,100 model-year 2014-16 Mini Hardtop two-door models; model-year 2015-16 Mini Hardtop John Cooper Works models and Mini Hardtop four-door models; and model-year 2014-2015 BMW i3 electric hatchbacks The Problem: Due to a manufacturing error, the front passenger… Read More

2015 BMW i3: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on October 1, 2015

When it comes to pulling family duty, the 2015 BMW i3 performs relatively well. The four-passenger i3 electric car, which can be had with an optional two-cylinder gas engine for those who suffer from range anxiety, certainly did better in its… Read More

Think You Can Park Better Than a Machine? Think Again

By Matt Schmitz on September 24, 2015

Picture this: You're 16 years old and taking your much-obsessed-over driver's test. You perform well enough on all the other test portions, but now it's time for that most-dreaded of skills evaluations — parallel parking. You carefully maneuver your car… Read More

What You Need to Know About the 2015 BMW i3

By David Thomas on January 26, 2015

BMW takes a giant leap into the electric-vehicle game with this little city car. Here's a quick reference guide:   Snapshot Starting price: $43,350, including a destination fee Competes with: Chevrolet Volt, Nissan Leaf, Kia Soul EV On sale: Now… Read More

Partnership Aims to Create EV Charging 'Corridors'

By Aaron Bragman on January 23, 2015

In a bid to try to mitigate range anxiety as a reason for consumer avoidance of electric vehicles, BMW and Volkswagen have announced that they're teaming up with EV charging station network provider ChargePoint to create new charging "corridors" along… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014 BMW i3, Mini Cooper Hardtop

By Matt Schmitz on September 9, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 30 model-year 2014 BMW i3 electric vehicles manufactured March 31, 2014, and Mini Cooper Hardtop cars manufactured between Feb. 2 and May 30, 2014 The Problem: The airbag inflator may not have been assembled correctly, preventing the… Read More

Top 10 Urban Cars

By Kelsey Mays on August 11, 2014

From squeezing between a Dumpster and a wall to holding your breath as a bus hard aports past your bumper, cities can be an automotive minefield. And cars are often the casualties. Need proof? Look no further than auto insurance… Read More