Bmw I3

3,500 BMW and Mini Cars and SUVs: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on October 12, 2018

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,500 model-year 2018 BMW 330e plug-in hybrid sedans, i3 electric hatchbacks, X5 xDrive40e SUVs; model-year 2018 Mini Cooper Countryman SE All4 plug-in hybrid ha... Read More
2019 BMW i3 Gets Bigger Battery, More Driving Range

By Nick Kurczewski on September 28, 2018

The 2019 BMW i3, a four-door electric hatchback, is getting a higher-capacity battery that offers up to 153 miles of driving range. Combined with the optional range-extending gasoline engine, th... Read More
2014-2018 BMW i3: Recall Alert

By Natalie Hayes on December 1, 2017

CARS.COM  Vehicles Affected: Approximately 32,000 model-year 2014-18 BMW I3 electric and hybrid vehicles  The Problem: The driver's seating position could put unbelted, smaller ... Read More
BMW Plans Big Expansion of Plug-in Cars

By Kelsey Mays on September 7, 2017

CARS.COM — BMW Group, the German automaker behind BMW, Mini and Rolls-Royce, plans to roll out hybrid and electric cars in spades. Revealing vehicle details at Frankfurt's Internationa... Read More
2018 BMW i3 Preview

By Mike Hanley on August 28, 2017

CARS.COM Competes with: Tesla Model 3, Chevrolet Bolt EV Looks like: BMW's electric hatchback gets some modest styling changes but remains as quirky-looking as ever Drivetrain: 1... Read More
BMW i3 'Spaghetti Car' Inspires Food-Car Combos

By Emily Daniel on July 27, 2017

CARS.COM — Putting food on cars sounds like a mess, but to BMW France and Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, it sounds like a "rolling sculpture." Auctioned off for $117,000 at a ... Read More
BMW Offers Video Peek at Coming i8 Convertible

By Fred Meier on July 3, 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 tea... Read More
BMW Partners on Charging Stations at National Parks

By Matt Schmitz on April 19, 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 Natio... Read More
March Madness: Top Cars for Tall People

By Mike Hanley on March 13, 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 constant... Read More
Recall Alert: 2014-2017 BMW i3

By Matt Schmitz on February 17, 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... Read More