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Solarwatt Carport System

BMW To Offer Solar-Powered Charging Systems To EV Customers

Tesla pioneered the idea of harnessing solar power to create an incentive to lure potential customers to its cars. Late last year the Californian startup opened the first of a series of ‘fueling’ stations where owners of its Model S could drive in and charge their batteries to... read more

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BMW i3 Concept

BMW i Born Electric Tour Gets Underway, First Stop Rome

The first cars from BMW’s new i sub-brand are set to go on sale next year and in the lead up to their arrival BMW will be sending concept versions on a world tour to... read more June 25, 2012 by

BMW i8 Concept

Luxury Gets Light: BMW Takes Stake In Carbon Fiber Maker SGL

BMW today announced it has taken a 15.16 percent stake in SGL Carbon SE, a leading manufacturer of carbon fiber and carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP). This move should... read more November 18, 2011 by

BMW Highly Automated Driving prototype

Stress-Free On The Freeway: BMW's Latest Self-Driving Tech

We love self-driving cars here at All Car Tech. It's not that we don't like driving ourselves as there's nothing better than having the open road to yourself, but even in the... read more August 30, 2011 by

BMW ActiveE electric car production line, Leipzig, Germany

Blowin' In The Wind: Turbines To Power BMW Leipzig Factory

However green cars are able to get, the process of building thousands of them every year still isn't particularly environmentally friendly. The manufacturers are doing all... read more August 22, 2011 by

BMW Megacity Vehicle official photos

More Carbon Fiber Parts In BMW Cars From 2013

BMW is aiming to become of the first manufacturers to begin high-volume production of carbon fiber car parts. The first part-carbon cars could be seen as soon as 2013. The... read more July 13, 2011 by

Frank Weber

BMW Confirms Appointment Of Key Chevrolet Volt Engineer Frank Weber

BMW has confirmed it’s poached GM’s former head of product planning, Frank Weber, to fill the role of head of vehicle architecture and integration at the luxury... read more April 12, 2011 by


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