Updated on BMW i-Concepts

November 23, 2012 at 09:36

BMW will present at the motor show in Los Angeles next week a great concept model of the ecological vehicle i3. The car body is made of carbon fiber with aluminum. In addition, the new product has a double floor. According to British sources, it is in the space between the floor and the bottom of the BMW i3 that will be a special space for installation of hidden batteries.

2013 BMW i3 Pic

2013 BMW i3 Pic

According to some reports the first two models of the new BMW ecological i brand – i3 city car and the coupe i8 – should be on sale in 2013 and 2014 respectively. The automaker plans to produce in a year about 100,000 copies of great BMW i3, which turned out to be quite popular from the preliminary testing and research.

2014 BMW i8 Image

2014 BMW i8 Image

However, experts believe that the company will have to postpone the release of environmentally friendly models indefinitely. There are several reasons. First, the lack of infrastructure that is conducive to promoting eco-friendly transport. Second, European governments, even though they initially promised to provide benefits to buyers of electric cars, but now they are forced to abandon their proposals because of the more complicated economic situation in the EU.

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