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Nissan Leaf doubles UK sales in 2014, continues to lead the pack

The triumphant Nissan Leaf had a bumper year in 2014 with sales doubling over 2013.  Figures released by Nissan have revealed that an impressive 4,051 Leaf’s were sold in 2014 compared to just 1,812 units in 2013. Even though the figures

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BMW i3 REx (Range Extender) Review

When What Car announced the 2014 green car of the year we really didn’t expect the BMW’s flagship EV to secure the top honors, especially when you consider that the first examples are only just landing on customer’s drive ways.

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The BMW i8. Official Launch Video & Frankfurt motorshow debut

We covered the new BMW i8 in details a little while ago but now the revolutionary BMW i8 has seen the light of day at this year’s prestigious Frankfurt Motor Show. Rather than bore you with the same details and

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The BMW i8 mixes 95MPG with 362BHP

With the fan fare of the i3 now over, we thought we’d take the chance to introduce the next in the line up of BMW’s i brand: the i8. The i8 has been around in concept form for 4 years

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BMW’s first electric car to make its production debut July 29th

BMW’s first ever production EV (electric vehicle) is set to make its production debut on July 29 of this year. In their own words the i3 is BMW’s “Mega City Vehicle” and is an “uncompromisingly sustainable vehicle designed for urban

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BMW i3 Concept heading to the Paris Motor Show

BMW will join the ever increasing array of manufacturers offing its next generation of electric vehicles at this year’s Paris Motor Show, however BMW will be going a step further with its i3 concept by also factoring in its sustainability.

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Toyota and BMW to join forces over green car technologies

BMW Group and Toyota Motor Corporation have announced today that the two car giants will enter a  mid-to-long-term collaboration on next-generation environment-friendly automotive technologies. Under the agreement they will partake in collaborative research in the field of next-generation lithium-ion battery

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