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Next-generation BMW X1, X2 to get PHEV and EV variants: Report

BMW is serious about electrification. From its lineup of plug-in hybrids, which includes the excellent X5 xDrive45e and the upcoming XM performance crossover to battery-electric vehicles like the iX and i4, the brand’s offerings are starting to broaden. The company has been open about its move toward sustainability and electrified vehicles, it confirmed last year […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 1/14/2022
2022 BMW iX EPA-rated up to 324 miles

The 2022 BMW iX will have one of the longest driving ranges with all variants rated over 300 miles. With the standard 20-inch alloy wheels, the iX is rated at 324 miles. Oddly, the optional 21-inch alloy wheels cut the range down the most to 305 miles while examples equipped with the 22-inch units travel […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 1/10/2022
BMW debuts changing exterior color on iX crossover

Cool tech features and battery-electric vehicles aren’t the only things debuting at the 2022 CES Show. BMW used the venue to show off an iX that can change its exterior colors. Called the iX Flow, the crossover comes with something BMW dubs E Ink, a wrap that allows for changing hues. It was tailored specifically […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 1/5/2022
2023 BMW iX M60 gets generous range and up to 610 hp

The performance-oriented variant of the BMW iX has arrived virtually at the 2022 CES Show. Offering more power and performance than the standard model, the 2023 BMW iX M60 is the hottest version of the battery-electric crossover to date. Featuring two electric motors, the iX makes 532 hp and 749 lb-ft of torque. Use Launch […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 1/5/2022
2022 BMW i4 EPA-rated for up to 301 miles per charge

The EPA range estimates for the 2022 BMW i4 have officially been announced and it’s up there among the highest. If you’re looking for the model that goes the farthest, get the i4 edrive40 with 18-inch alloy wheels, which is good for 301 miles per charge. Opting for the 19-inch units cuts those estimates down […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 1/4/2022
BMW iX5 Hydrogen shows off brand’s first FCV powertrain

BMW will use the 2021 Munich auto show to introduce its first hydrogen fuel cell vehicle: the iX5 Hydrogen. Based closely on the X5 crossover, the BMW iX5 Hydrogen promises to offer the brand’s renowned driving dynamics in another sustainable powertrain. Although the fuel cell system is still currently under series development, BMW aims to […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 12/30/2021
Updated BMW iX3 gets subtle design tweaks, standard M Sport package

The updated BMW iX3, an all-electric version of the X3 crossover, has been unveiled ahead of its official debut at the 2021 Munich auto show. You’ll need a magnifying glass to see all the changes to the exterior because they’re extremely subtle. The biggest changes are larger faux kidney grilles and thin LED headlight clusters. […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 12/30/2021
BMW i7 teased again undergoing high-temperature testing

From one extreme to another. The last time we got a glimpse of the upcoming 2023 BMW i7 was a prototype undergoing testing in bitterly cold conditions in the Arctic regions of Sweden. Now the German automaker has brought its flagship electric luxury sedan to the extreme heat where it continues with its final testing […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 12/15/2021
Autopia 2099 is Radwood’s techie cousin and that’s a good thing

Electrification is such a big deal these days. Automakers are scrambling to electrify vehicles and people, especially enthusiasts, are eager to see what it will do to cars and car culture. Between curiosity and the need to move to something more sustainable, consumers want to learn what electrification can do for them. For car enthusiasts, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 12/6/2021
Prototype BMW i7 electric flagship put through its paces in the snow

BMW has officially confirmed its all-electric flagship sedan by releasing photos of a camouflaged prototype undergoing cold-weather testing. Although most of the design cues are still hidden, the massive enclosed twin-kidney grille is there. The BMW i7’s design appears to be an evolution of the current 7 Series, which was the first to adopt thin […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Last Updated: 12/1/2021