BMW Tesla emerge as electric car rivals ANN

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Publication 03-09-2013

BMW, the world’s top car brand in both sales and recognition, probably never it would be up against a newcomer Tesla, but the situation today is the German carmaker may indeed something to fear.

“We won’t say BMW Tesla as a rival, but it is closely the company,” said one industry close to the matter.

Tesla, on the other hand, to be nonchalant and fearless, with the CEO Musk commenting that room to improve on the i3, and I hope they do,” about the of the i3, BMW’s first electric

An odd match, but the two are emerging as probable in the electric car segment.

BMW’s i3

For consumers, the rivalry between BMW and may not have immediate impact, but have more meaning for such as Samsung SDI, is expected to soon be providing ion batteries to Tesla. SDI already to BMW for the i series.

Volkswagen is also rumoured to be batteries from the Korean maker.

“The competition be all bad, especially if and when the car market grows bigger, in case the total pie would get for local suppliers,” said one expert.

Tesla, for the time has said it does not perceive as a potential market due to its lack of for electrically powered vehicles.

BMW 5er Electric Cars

With its reputation for reliably cars, BMW had so far nothing to prove, in the luxury sedan segment. But it had expecting competition in electric those close to the company following the unveiling of the i3. The more luxury version, the i8, is also its launch.

Tesla, on the other is mainly about electrically sports cars packaged in designs. It was also forced to a litany of challenges, including about electric cars in

The California-based carmaker now seems to overcome the majority of these given that it is set to produce up to vehicles this year on demand.

It also confidently on its website that a Tesla car save owners up to $8,000 a compared to driving a BMW 535i.

In terms of prices, BMW may have the hand given that its are up to about $10,000 cheaper Tesla’s.

Design appeared to be point of contention between of the two carmakers, with some that BMW has gone overboard and a car that was more of an “experiment” runs contrary to what BMW for.

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