The i3 Electric Car from BMW is here

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The i3 Electric Car from BMW is here

include . Published on 30th, 2013. Written by Cobbina.

BMW, the German has unveiled to the world its first produced electric car, the i3. The may have the usual kidney grille like its traditional and sisters but when it comes to is underneath the hood, it has nothing to do the previous generations.

The i3 s engine is made of a 170-horsepower motor powered by a lithium-ion, battery that it can rely on to run a of 80 to 100 miles once charged. It is a 4 electric car that can be charged the conventional power socket you use at or via a BMW s special Wallbox charger will play the role of a station when you are outside.

For who may want to use the vehicle to travel distances they may have to on an additional range-extender. It is an optional engine that depends on gas to It can be mounted next to the electric With that in place one claim to have a zero car but at least it extends the i3 range to 186 miles.

As for speed you can hope to get up to 93 mph.

a weight of around 2,634 the the hatchback-styled car is made of a carbon-fiber cell and an aluminum chassis. It with an app that can be installed on an iOS or Android device which it can be with so that the user be able to check out information to the battery condition, location, level and service messages.

European markets will be the to sell the i3 which will be in November. In Germany the i3 is to cost 34,950 Euros. For in the United States, Japan and they will have to until the middle of 2014 to get a to invest in that type of

It will be retailing for $41,350 and who want it with the range-extender have to pay $45,200 for that.

Now that BMW has made the move, on how the market responds, competitors Audi and Mercedez-Benz may decide to in and get their respective electric to the market. The electric car market is and the i3 will have to make for itself among competitors. It can t itself to a Tesla car but is has an appearance more refined than Leaf or Chevy Volt are more affordable electric

This first electric car be a way for BMW to test the market. If it sells we can expect the company to release an improved version. For now the automaker has concept design of the i8 which is to be a hybrid sport car.

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