BMW i launches, will build Tron-like i8 turbodiesel hybrid

BMW's new sustainable sub-brand will be called "BMW i" and launch with the BMW i8/Vision EfficientDynamics, the smaller Megacity-based i3, and $100 million in venture capital for sustainable mobility projects. What, no iSetta? » 2/21/11 10:15am 2/21/11 10:15am

New BMW brand coming Monday

BMW will announce the official new sub-brand name on Monday. The project, dubbed "i" since its inception, will focus on electric and small vehicles. The first car will be the Mega City Vehicle, going on sale in 2013. » 2/18/11 5:15pm 2/18/11 5:15pm

BMW Megacity: All-Electric Bimmer Coming 2013

BMW will launch a radically lightweight mass-production electric car in 2013. The BMW Megacity will be sold under a new sub-brand and based on technology being tested by the Mini E. [Autocar] » 4/22/10 12:00pm 4/22/10 12:00pm

BMW Concept ActiveE: 1-Series Goes Electric

The BMW 1-Series is going electric with the ActiveE Concept — the next chapter in BMW's "Megacity" project — will be produced for large-scale fleet testing. Can you handle ze power? » 12/16/09 6:00pm 12/16/09 6:00pm