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Mass Production of the BMW i3

A new BMW i3 car leaves the production during the official start of the large-volume production at the plant of BMW AG in Leipzig, central Germany.

Mass Production of BMW's First Electric Car


BMW’s first electric car, the i3, goes on sale in the U.S. next spring. It’s expected to go 80 to 100 miles on a single charge and has an optional, gas-powered generator that can maintain the battery’s charge if the car is too far from a charging station.