Monthly: October 2014

2014 BMW I8

BMWFUN | BMW | 2014-10-11
A funny thing happened on the way to our first U.S. drive of BMW’s i8 plug-in hybrid: We spotted, trundling along in the next lane, a DeLorean DMC-12 with the inevitable TME MCHN vanity plate, a reference to 1985’s Back to the Future. Was this a divine prophecy about our forthcoming trip or merely a California coincidence? J... [阅读全文]

BMW celebrates US launch of i8 sports plug-in with $825K one-off

BMWFUN | BMW | 2014-10-10
BMW celebrated the US launch of its all-new i8 plug-in sports car in style this past weekend. With the help of Jay Leno, the German automaker auctioned off a one-of-a-kind i8 at the Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach. When all was said and done, the specially treated i8 fetched the better part of a million dollars. Th... [阅读全文]