There has been a lot of news coverage lately regarding the future of Petrol and Diesel engine vehicles and whilst we do not know exactly what the future holds, on thing that is for sure is that BMW are well ahead of the curve when it comes to Hybrid and Electric models. With a range of vehicles already available in the Irish Market including the BMW i Performance range covering the, 225xe Active Tourer, 330e, 530e, X5 xDrive40e and 7 Series i Performance vehicles as well as the all electric model range consisting of the BMW i3 and i8.
With the recent news of more all electric vehicles to come from the BMW Group the future of Hybrid and Electric vehicles looks positive and BMW are on a charge with the production of these fantastic vehicles.
The BMW i Performance vehicles combine an electric motor with a petrol engine and using intelligent energy management optimises hybrid drive power efficiency by predicatively choosing the appropriate drive for your environment.
The new BMW 330e offers outstanding efficiency, combined with the sporty elegance of the BMW 3 Series Saloon. Welcome to the best of both worlds.
Experience incredibly low consumption from a high performance car. Thanks to BMW eDrivetechnology, the electric motor and high powered engine in the BMW 330e work in perfect harmony. In addition, the plug-in hybrid offers optimum traction and agility, and thanks to the enhanced sporty chassis setup, outstanding dynamics are guaranteed in all driving modes.
The BMW 530e is the most recent of the i performance models to arrive at Joe Duffy BMW Dublin. This latest models combines all the benefits of style, space and sophisticated looks of the All New BMW 5 Series Saloon with a powerful electric and petrol engine. Running on the 70W electric motor alone this vehicle has a range up to 46km and a top speed of 140 km/h. Utilising the petrol engine for those longer drives making it perfect for those short city commutes and longer distance driving for business or family activities.
With its combination of BMW eDrive and a BMW TwinPower Turbo engine, the BMW 225xe Active Tourer offers both an electric driving experience and unlimited mobility. The intelligent interplay between both drive systems gives rise to the electrical xDrive. This system is regulated automatically and offers the best-possible traction and agility in every situation – with optimised consumption and CO2 emissions of 2.1 to 2.0 l/100 km and 49 to 46 g/km respectively.
The new BMW X5 xDrive40e offers the best of both worlds, combined in an exceptionally comfortable four wheel drive plug-in. Innovation meets the luxury and versatility of a BMW X5, providing impressive driving dynamics and outstanding efficiency.
It goes almost without saying that an innovative automobile like the BMW X5 xDrive40e offers the utmost comfort. The standard-feature Adaptive Suspension Package Comfort ensures full driving dynamics, stability at all times and a pleasant driving feeling – even on long journeys and even when the vehicle is carrying a heavy load. Fully variable shock absorbers and self-regulating suspension on the real axle guarantee excellent stability, regardless of the amount of weight on board.
The range and performance of a BMW TwinPower Turbo engine coupled with the efficiency of an electric motor: The BMW 7 Series with the BMW EfficientDynamics technology eDrive (BMW 740e, 740Le and 740Le xDrive) brings together the best of both worlds. The result is substantially lower fuel consumption with similarly reduced emissions. And a driving performance allowing the comfort and wellbeing in the BMW 7 Series to be experienced even more intensely.
The BMW eDrive models 740e, 740Le and 740Le xDrive are now available.
The range and technology in the Hybrid and Electric range at BMW is every expanding and these models are truly incredible examples of the future of BMW. These vehicles are a must try to experience the Ultimate Driving Experience a hybrid has to offer.
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