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BMW Targets Electric Car Sales

( NEWS ) BMW Targets Electric Car

BMW aims to win a meaningful segment of the car market with its i-series models by offering luxurious and packages designed to help overcome the traditional hurdles to car ownership.

Among the incentives by the world s biggest luxury is what it calls BMW add-on , which gives owners to a pool of traditional gas-powered BMW to use on longer journeys when an car might not be practical.

The option aims to allay a concern among potential of electric cars so-called anxiety, or the fear of being when the battery runs out of This is part of BMW s broader to broaden the appeal of its i3 electric which was unveiled by executives in cities worldwide on Monday.

The said the projected range for its i3 model would be about miles on a single charge.

We re not to be a niche player, BMW sales Ian Robertson told reporters at the i3 s event in London, staged to with others in New York and

We re targeting meaningful sales, he in an electric-car market that BMW will grow to between and 160,000 vehicles globally year, from 7,000 in

BMW has declined to give sales or goals for the four-seater i3, to be followed next year by a battery-powered i8 car. During an interview Reuters TV, BMW Chief Executive Norbert Reithofer said he the vehicle to make a positive to earnings immediately.

Limited ranges, high prices and Spartan interiors have demand for electric vehicles the other car makers with Nissan Motor Co Ltd, Motors Corp. and Ford Co. predicts electric will account for 0.1 percent of the market this year, 1.1 in 2017 and 2.3 percent by 2020.

BMW joins U.S. automaker Motors Inc in trying to change the of electric cars through styling. Both companies are taking steps to make a battery powered car easier. BMW s called Tesla an example of how a car company could approach the car market.

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Tesla is one of those which is trying to make type of car premium and emotionally said Adrian van Hooydonk. vice president of group for BMW.

Tesla has said it expects to 21,000 Model S cars The strength of demand for the Model S has industry experts, investors and

The upcoming i8 will rival s Model S sedan, which at around $70,000 before a tax credit. Tesla is working on a cost vehicle that compete with the i3.

BMW already good sales potential for its all-electric vehicle in affluent regions of California, Europe and Robertson said. Some people have expressed an online in test-driving the i3.

Demand will rise as the of people living in urban more than doubles to 4-5 over the next 20-25 Robertson said, citing Nations projections.

While the i3 s euro ($46,400) price tag is above the conventional BMW 3-Series it also qualifies for tax breaks and upfront government incentives in such as Britain and the United .

The company, which has trademarked its new i through to i9, does not yet have i-branded model in development to the i8, Robertson said.

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