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BMW Unveils New Zero-Emission Concept Motorcycle

05/28/2017, BMW has unveiled its new concept zero-emission motorcycle at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2017. The new concept is inspired by BMW’s Motorrad Vision Next 100 and is called the BMW Motorrad Concept Link. The company says that the concept...

BMW To Add 100 EV Charging Stations To US National Parks

04/19/2017, What could be more green that installing electric vehicle charging stations at a national park, right? Turns out that’s pretty much what BMW is doing as the company has officially turned on an EV charger that they have installed at the Thomas Edison...

BMW Android Auto Support Ruled Out

03/01/2017, Car manufacturers are increasingly integrating infotainment systems like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to ensure that their customers have access to the system of their choice. However, there are some manufacturers who opt for one or the other and not...

BMW Brings Cortana To Cars

01/04/2017, Microsoft’s Cortana digital personal assistant was launched a couple of years ago. It’s available on Windows-powered smartphones, laptops, tablets, and even gaming consoles. It hasn’t really made its way to the car as yet but the company...

BMW, Mobileye, And Intel Will Test Self-Driving Cars This Year

01/04/2017, German auto giant BMW, Mobileye, and Intel today announced that they have teamed up to test self-driving cars in the United States and Europe this year. The companies will deploy 40 self-driving cars for testing on public roads in the second half of this...

BMW HoloActive Touch Powers A Revolutionary In-Car User Interface

01/04/2017, BMW confirmed late last month that it was going to showcase a new infotainment technology at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 in Las Vegas. The technology, called BMW HoloActive Touch, powers a revolutionary in-car user interface that combines the...

HoloActive Touch Puts A Responsive Floating Display Inside BMWs

12/15/2016, BMW is going to show off a new infotainment technology at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 next month. It has provided a preview of the new technology called HoloActive Touch today. It basically puts a responsive floating display inside the car, the...

BMW Locks Car Remotely To Trap Thief Inside

12/05/2016, BMW makes some of the most technologically advanced cars on the market right now so if you’re a thief who’s considering jacking one, you might want to think twice after you hear about what happened to a thief in Seattle. According to a report,...

Carmakers Announce Plans For EV Chargers Along Highways In Europe

11/29/2016, As much as many people would love to adopt electric vehicles, we suppose there is still that bit of fear regarding the availability of EV chargers. After all no one likes their car dying in the middle of nowhere, right? While EV chargers are starting to...

Major BMW i3 Redesign Expected Next Year

11/28/2016, BMW launched the i3 to establish its presence in the nascent electric car market a few years ago and now that business appears to be booming in this particular segment of the market, it’s going to make a major push with the BMW i3 redesign. The...

BMW & Baidu End Joint Research On Self-Driving Cars

11/18/2016, Not all partnerships last forever, which is why it doesn’t really come as a complete surprise to learn that BMW and Baidu’s partnership on self-driving car research has come to an end, according to a report from Reuters in which both companies have...

Mini Unveils The Countryman S E Hybrid Vehicle

11/16/2016, If you’re a fan of the Mini cars but wish there was a hybrid or electric version, whether it’s because you are trying to get better mileage or maybe you just want to do your part for the environment, you’ll be pleased to learn that at the LA Auto...

BMW Car Sharing Service Expanded To Brooklyn

11/15/2016, BMW is now expanding its ReachNow car sharing service outside of the West Coast. The service was launched in Seattle earlier this year and later arrived in Portland. BMW today announced that an initial fleet of 250 ReachNow cars will be available to users...

More EV Charging Networks Planned For US Highways

11/07/2016, Electric vehicles today have certainly come a long way from what they used to be several years ago. Not only has their range improved, but there are more EV charging stations made available, meaning that you won’t always need to be so meticulous about...