The all-electric BMW iX3 SUV is not coming to the United States. But the company is still trumpeting the iX3 as the beginning of its major EV campaign – and the debut of a more capable EV drive system. The production of the version of the iX3 was unveiled today. If nothing else, it provides new images for the best glimpse yet of the model.
BMW iX3 Stories July 14
BMW iX3 Stories July 9
BMW announced that it is going to unveil the production version of the iX3, a new electric SUV, on July 14. expand full story
BMW iX3 Stories June 9
BMW is beginning pre-production of the iX3 electric SUV, its first next-generation EV, and sharing the first few first official pictures of the production version. expand full story
BMW iX3 Stories April 27
Alleged pictures of the production version of the BMW iX3 electric SUV have leaked ahead of the start of production. expand full story
BMW iX3 Stories March 10
News emerged only yesterday that BMW had canceled plans to launch the BMW iX3 in the United States. But Automotive News reported that BMW had already decided to kill US sales of the iX3 in January at dealers meeting in Boca Raton, if not earlier. BMW executives and dealers deemed the all-electric iX3 as a dud before it reached our shores.
Why? Its 74-kilowatt-hour battery pack is considered by Americans to be too small.
BMW iX3 Stories March 9
BMW has canceled its plan to launch the BMW iX3, its first electric vehicle in years, in the US – following several other automakers focusing their EV supply in other markets. expand full story
BMW iX3 Stories February 7
BMW unveils its new aero wheels that will debut on the iX3 electric SUV later this year, but they will also be available on all its other upcoming electric cars, like the iNext, and i4 next year. expand full story
BMW iX3 Stories December 18, 2019
The BMW iX3 is going to be the German premium automaker’s first next-gen electric vehicle. Today, BMW confirmed that the electric SUV, which is going into production next year, is going to have a 74 kWh battery pack with a WLTP range of 273 miles (440 km). expand full story
BMW iX3 Stories March 25, 2019
We have often complained about BMW taking its sweet time to release its second electric vehicle since the BMW i3 back in 2013, but the German automaker is now bringing to market 3 all-electric vehicle programs at the same and today it revealed the latest prototypes in winter testing. expand full story
BMW iX3 Stories September 4, 2018
This is an op-ed by Fred Lambert, Electrek’s editor-in-chief.
The good old ‘Tesla Killer’ moniker, which the media often apply to virtually any new electric vehicle, is coming back into the spotlight as German automakers are launching a new EV offensive.
Here’s what you need to know in order not to fall for it. expand full story