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BMW recruiting drivers for ActiveE electric cars

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BMW recruiting drivers for ActiveE cars

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BMW is applications for potential leases on the the electric 1 series. Image Wikimedia Commons.

BMW is currently in the of rolling out its ultimate electric machine. The company is taking in certain markets for people to the new BMW 1 series electric model.

BMW coming to select cities

BMW is trying to get its electric vehicles off the beginning with an all-electric 1 coupe dubbed the ActiveE, to AutoBlog, the all-electric counterpart to the series. The company is referring to the selected to drive it first as

For those who want to help one of the s premier luxury vehicle refine its lineup and don t mind them to do so, BMW is accepting applications for 700 cars in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Sacramento, New York, Boston and

Cost to lease them

If a is selected to be an Electronaut, it will $2,250 upfront and $499 per for 24 months. The car itself, according to is going to be slightly less than the garden variety 1 The least powerful 1 series, the produces 238 horsepower from the inline-six that goes most BMWs.

The ActiveE produce about 170 horsepower. It go from 0 to 60 miles per hour in than 9 seconds and has an electronically top speed of 90 miles per hour. using a 240-volt charger, take about four to hours.

The ActiveE has a range of about 100 though the exact range on how it is driven.

Feedback goes to model development

Driver from the ActiveE, according to is going to be used in further of the i series. There are two currently i series cars, according to BMW s There is the i3, an electric city and the gorgeous i8, which had a small in the most recent “Mission: film.

The i8, according to Automobile magazine, is a hybrid with a range gas motor, similar to the Chevy and the Fisker Karma.

The i8 prototype is in testing to get mileage of 33 to 47 miles per with up to 87 mpg being possible. The car produce about 349 horsepower the gas and electric motor, accelerate 0 to 62 in 4.6 seconds and is limited to a top speed of 155 per hour. The all-electric driving should be about 20 miles, it charges in two hours and is trickle-charged by the gas

BMW says it should be available by though it is likely to be expensive. Magazine projects it will about $170,000.


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