Published on February 21st, 2019 | by Subhash Nair0
BMW’s Geneva Motorshow Stand To Be Very Electrifying
Details around BMW’s stand at the 2019 Geneva Motorshow indicate the company will be showing lots of electrified vehicles and technology.
New 7-Series Show Debut
This is one of the first public events for the new 7-Series and its gigantic front grille. That will be exciting, no doubt.
Debut of 2nd Gen PHEV versions of 3, X5 and 7-Series
We’ve already seen details on the new PHEV models, but Geneva will be where you can get up close and personal with them. The current generation products are extremely successful here save for the potentially high battery replacement costs down the road. Here are some details of those upcoming PHEVs.
BMW 745e, BMW 745Le, BMW 745Le xDrive
System-Power: 290 kW/394 hp; 0-100km/h: 5,3-5,1 s;
electric range: 50-58 km; fuel consumption: 2,6–2,1 l/100 km
BMW 330e Sedan
System-power: 185 kW/252 hp; 0-100km/h: 6,0 s; electric range: 60 km; fuel consumption: 1.7 l/100 km
BMW X5 xDrive45e
System-power: 290 kW/394 hp; 0-100 km/h: 5,6 s; electric range: 80 km; fuel consumption: 2.1 l/100 km; electric power consumption: 23.0 kWh/100 km.
Free, ‘Green’ Electricity?
BMW Energy Services will be providing BMW and MINI customers with free, green electricity. Not sure how this works, but we’re sure details will be revealed on 5th March.
BMW M850i Night Sky
We’ve already had a preview of this amazing piece of work from BMW Individual but visitors will get to see it in the metal (or was it ‘in the meteorite?’)