It's Combustin' Time: Driving the BMW Hydrogen 7 in NYC

BMW endowed us with some cruise time in the company's Hydrogen 7 earlier today. If you're not familiar with the Hydrogenization 7 — as one punch-drunk New Yorker dubbed it — it's BMW's V12-powered 7-Series that's been tricked with a liquid hydrogen tank, heat exchangers and other gear that allow it to run on either… »4/03/07 6:41pm4/03/07 6:41pm

Fill 'er Up With High Test: Driving the BMW Hydrogen 7

BMW's 12-cylinder Hydrogen 7 isn't exactly the ultimate driving machine, considering it takes nearly 10 seconds to get from zero to 60 mph (laugh it up, Volkswagen Rabbit). But that's only a small concern, considering this 7's only true competitor is an airport shuttle bus built by Ford. The BMW (and Ford's shuttle)… »11/14/06 7:11am11/14/06 7:11am

Burning the Midnight Liquid Fuel: BMW Reveals Hydrogen 7

BMW today revealed its Hydrogen 7, the alternative-fuel model and outgrowth of the company's CleanEnergy project that was recently spotted (and photographed) amid road testing. As expected, it's a flex-fuel configuration, with modified version of the corporate 6.0-liter V12 that can swich from gasoline to liquid… »9/12/06 10:35am9/12/06 10:35am