BMW hiring 2,600 more employees for hybrid and EV program

BMW, the biggest luxury car manufacturer, is looking for new employees to help with their electric vehicle and hybrid development programs as regulations call for greener vehicles. The carmaker is looking to add around 1,300 people to their workforce by the end of this year and another 1,300 by 2011. BMW is looking to beef [...]

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BMW Will Release a Luxury Hybrid

Who says all hybrids have to be boring? Well, no one really. At least, no one quite dares to say that anymore. There was a time, of course, when most if not all hybrid models were a little bit bland, if not downright ugly. As we continue looking for alternative ways to get around, however, [...]

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2011 BMW 5 Series Hybrid — It’s On Sale In June!

In this blog – we have talked a whole lot about the 2011 BMW 5 Series Hybrid and finally – I am pleased to report that it is almost here.  This particular Activehybrid has been in the rumor phase for quite a while and while we had been anticipating it coming around late, late in [...]

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BMW 7 Series ActiveHybrid

The BM­W 7 S­eries­ A­ctiveH­y­brid line is one of the first examples of real luxury hybrid sedans entering the market, and I’m loving the idea of having these gas-guzzlers turned into more environmentally-friendly houses-on-wheels. The BMW 7 Series has always been a true example of luxury and stature, and this hybrid version is opening op [...]

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Hybrid BMW X6

This spy video of a Hybrid BMW X6 isn’t the most interesting one, mainly due to a couple reasons: This BMW SUV-Coupe doesn’t really do environmentally-friendly hybrid. It’ll be super-expensive. BMW is expected to charge well over 25% more for the hybrid X6… It won’t be here for at least a year… Still, it’s an [...]

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