Cool Hunting Video Rough Cut: BMW i3 First Drive

Tearing up the asphalt in LA in the all-new BMW i3 electric car

During last week’s LA Auto Show we spent some time with the all-new BMW i3, which will hit the road in 2014. Employing a ground-up approach, BMW has combined a high-tech drive train with their signature comfort and styling. And with an impressive 170 horsepower and tons of torque, this little electric car is a real pleasure to drive.

Test Drive: 2014 Cadillac ELR

A hybrid that marries luxury, efficiency and freedom with a healthy dose of design

“I don’t want people to buy our cars simply because they’re made in America. I want them to buy them because they’re the best.” -Bob Boniface, Director of Exterior Design Based on the 2009 Converj concept car, Cadillac’s new electric ELR is finally hitting showrooms, with deliveries starting in January 2014. The car is rooted from GM’s successful Extended Range Electric Vehicle (EREV) platform, which …

BMW i3

At the world debut, we dig into the design of the new all-electric car

Today was the international debut of the all-new BMW i3 electric car. We attended the event in NYC and spoke with the BMW Group‘s lead designer, Adrian van Hooydonk. The release and production of this new model opens an entirely new chapter of innovative design for BMW—and for urban electric vehicles across the board. Its striking appearance might be new to the BMW i sub-brand, …