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BMW to showcase new iDrive interface at 2021 CES show

BMW will use the all-digital 2021 CES Show to showcase the latest iteration of its iDrive interface. This coincides with the system’s 20th anniversary since it first appeared on the 2001 7 Series sedan. Once criticized for its complexity, BMW has done extensive work to simplify iDrive’s usability and it is now one of the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
1/11/2021
All of the electric vehicles on sale today: November 2020 edition

The list of electric vehicles available to buy is growing rapidly with 15 models available from nine major automakers today. That number is set to grow before the end of the year (Ford Mustang Mach-E) and will expand even further by the end of 2021. Last year one in 20 new vehicles sold globally is […]

by Samanthan Rutherford
11/13/2020
2021 BMW X5 xDrive45e PHEV photo gallery

The X5 is one of BMW‘s most popular crossovers, and to help make it more efficient, BMW added a plug-in hybrid variant to its “Sports Activity Vehicle.” You can check it out in intricate detail in this interior and exterior photo gallery.

by Chad Kirchner
10/6/2020
Making autonomous emergency braking (AEB) systems safer with night vision

Autonomous emergency braking (AEB) is becoming more and more standard as cars get newer. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety includes performance of AEB in their vehicle testing. The public is starting to look at this tech when they purchase a new vehicle. While many have settled on calling the technology AEB, there isn’t an […]

by Chad Kirchner
9/15/2020
2021 BMW 530e photo gallery

Updated for 2021, the BMW 5 Series gets a fancier exterior look, better interior materials, and updated infotainment tech. Those updates extend to the 530 plug-in hybrid model. Take a look at the German brand’s new plug-in executive sedan.

by Chad Kirchner
5/27/2020
2020 BMW X3 xDrive30e photo gallery

BMW‘s small X3 crossover is a popular choice for city dwellers and small families. For the 2020 model year, the X3 gets a plug-in hybrid version, called the X3 xDrive30e. Check out these detailed interior and exterior photos of the new BMW X3 xDrive30e.

by Chad Kirchner
4/11/2019
BMW takes iX3, i4, and iNEXT extreme weather testing at the Arctic Circle

In order to ensure that its electric vehicles will work in all conditions anywhere on the planet, BMW takes its lineup to the Arctic Circle for testing. While they were up there freezing to ensure range and functionality of equipment, they also snapped some of these incredibly cold photos.

by Chad Kirchner
3/25/2019