BMW Concept ActiveE
These are the first spy shots of the internal control and power electronics of the BMW ActiveE 1-Series Coupe, due for limited leasing and field trials next summer. The markets for the initial roll-out have already been named. First shown as a concept at the 2010 Detroit Auto Show, the ActiveE 1-Series uses a lithium-ion battery co-developed with SB-LiMotive to power its electric drivetrain. Performance is expected to approach the 8.5-second range for 0-60 mph runs, with a top speed of about 90 mph and a range of 100 miles. The battery pack is liquid cooled, and has its own management system...
BMW Announces Markets For ActiveE Electric 1-Series Trials
The next stage of BMW’s electric vehicle rollout program is about to commence, with the automaker announcing today markets that will participate in the 1-Series ActiveE field trial when it begins next summer. Just as they have for the initial MINI E trial, the New York metro market and the...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
BMW Planning Targeted U.S. Lease Program For ActiveE
The ActiveE is an electric car based on the BMW 1-Series.Nelson Ireson
BMW Concept ActiveE: 2010 Detroit Auto Show Preview
BMW has released details of its ActiveE all-electric concept car, which is based on the 1-Series Coupe.Viknesh Vijayenthiran