BMW teases new EV that ‘reaches top speed in four seconds’

The new Concept i4 offers a range of up to 372 miles on a single charge

E.ON wins BMW order to plug in 4,100 EV charging points in Germany

They will be installed at BMW production plants, development centres and office locations, with half of the chargers available for use to the public

Hyundai and Kia join EV charging network in Europe

IONITY has so far achieved a network of nearly 140 renewable energy-powered charging stations in 14 European countries

Major global carmakers invest in $100m Israeli mobility fund

Investors include BMW, Hyundai and the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance

BMW unveils Brit-built fully electric MINI

It has a 135kW motor, with a maximum range of up to 144 miles per charge

Volkswagen invests $1bn in Swedish battery firm Northvolt

A 50/50 joint venture will see the companies build a 16GWh battery gigafactory in Germany

EU accuses BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen of collusion on emissions tech

The Commission believes the car manufacturers’ behaviour restricted competition on innovation for two types of emissions cleaning systems

BMW i8 in tank of water
Smoking BMW i8 gets submerged in water for 24 hours

The Brandweer Midden- en West-Brabant fire service said putting it out it the ‘normal’ way was difficult

Daimler-owned Mercedes-Benz cars
BMW and Daimler team up in €1bn next-gen vehicle venture

The German car giants will work together on developing driverless vehicles, ride-hailing and pay-per-use services

EU investigates BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen over emissions collusion allegations

The carmakers allegedly held meetings where they discussed clean technologies to limit harmful car exhaust emissions