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    Official: Candidates short-listed for 2014 European Car of the Year [w/poll]

    Every year, an array of European car magazines get together to name their Car of the Year. The jury is made up of editors from Italy's Auto magazine, UK's Autocar, Spain's Autopista, Holland's Autovisie, France's L'Automobile, Germany's Stern and Sweden's Vi Bilägare. Together they identify ...

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    Report: BMW planning to stretch i3 into i5 family hauler?

    If you're sweet on the new BMW i3 but wish it had more space to carry people and stuff, we've got good news for you. According to Autocar, BMW is planning on stretching the platform that underpins the i3 to create a new model, expected to be called i5. The stretch job would add an extra four ...

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    Report: BMW: i8 sold out, i3 records 10k orders

    Just in case anyone was wondering how plug-in BMW cars would be received, the answer is apparently "quite well." After speaking with BMW's global sales chief last week at the LA Auto Show, Reuters has learned that the plug-in hybrid i8 sports coupe is already sold out for its first year on the ...

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    First Drive: 2014 BMW i3

    It's been a few months since our first quick spin behind the wheel of the BMW i3. We can only imagine the challenges BMW is going to have explaining the i3 electric vehicle to the world. It's got a new powertain (all-electric, with optional range extender), a new production method (carbon fibre ...

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    Official: Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Awards honours GM Super Cruise, BMW i3

    Our friends at Popular Mechanics have announced the winners of their 2013 Breakthrough Awards, which honour innovations and new technologies in a variety of fields, ranging from medicine to electronics to space travel. Among the winners were a pair of automakers. The BMW i3 was named one of PM's ...

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    Official: BMW i Collection puts upscale treehugging in the palm of your hand

    If BMW's new i sub-brand sounds more like it belongs to consumer electronics than it does to automobiles, that's probably no mistake. After all, electric vehicles bridge the gap between conventional automobile and electronic gadget – just ask our compatriots over at Engadget that report on ...

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    Report: BMW says M and i do not go together

    There's word from top BMW executives that the automaker won't be mixing its i division with its M division, Car Advice reports. M division, which takes regular BMWs and makes them into formidable performance cars, and i division, which makes unique BMWs focused on fuel efficiency and ...

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    Official: BMW i3 to start at $44,950* in Canada

    With a week to go before the global debut of the BMW i3, BMW has announced Canadian pricing for its first-ever production electric vehicle. The all-electric version of the i3 goes on sale in the second quarter of next year with a starting price of $44,950 (*not including delivery or Government ...

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    Quick Spin: 2014 BMW i3

    Upon receiving an invite to test drive a new car at the BMW Driving Academy Maisach (located at a former air force base in Germany), you could imagine our surprise when we found out the vehicle we'd be flogging around the test track would not be wearing a mighty 'M' badge. Instead it was an ...

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    Report: BMW i3 rumoured to be priced around $50,000 MSRP in Canada

    According to Automotive News, the BMW i3 electric hatchback will likely be priced around US$40,000 in the American market, or similar to that of a well-equipped 3 Series sedan, when it goes on sale later this year. This information was revealed during an interview where AN spoke to Ludwig ...