BMW's i8 plug-in hybrid sports car will be making its way to dealerships in June 2014 with the European market to start. Pre-orders for the BMW i8 have already opened since autumn 2013 in all major markets.
Engineers managed to further improve driving performance and fuel consumption with the i8 averaging 2.1 liters / 100km with the use of its battery powered electric motor. The sprint from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) remains the same at 4.4 seconds.
The low fuel consumption is not only on paper but in real life too. The BMW i8 can return a fuel consumption below 5 l/100 km (56.5 mpg UK, 47 mpg US) around town.
Starting in autumn 2014, BMW will introduce the optional laser headlights, with the i8 to become the world’s first production car to offer this technology.
So you got a new car. And now you want to protect it from, well, everything! For that to happen, you obviously want to buy the best car cover possible. There are many different places and brands to choose from, in fact, many car manufacturers themselves make car covers for the different models of their cars. Read more
There are three ways you can acquire a car for personal use: one of them is by cash purchase; the second way is through financing; and the third way is through leasing (technically custody). Whichever option you choose, it’s good to take time and make the decision based on your financial situation and projections. You’ll also want to evaluate your lifestyle, and how you intend to use the car – different methods of acquisition work better for different uses. Overall, however, leasing appears to be the best option for most people, and in this blog will look at the four reasons why leasing a car is the smartest way to drive. Read more
If you are one of those people who is always worried about catching a speeding ticket, note that you have lots of ways to recover your weaknesses at not getting one. Though you could avoid speeding up, there could be a chance of exceeding the speed limit drop zone unintentionally, even while following just the traffic flow you can get trapped by speeding up, or this speeding up, naturally, results in destroying you down the hill. So, you must be aware of your surroundings to face these dilemmas wisely. Read more