We’re big fans of BMW’s striking new lineup of i-branded electric cars. Sure, we’d rather be rocking the sold-out BMW i8 hybrid-electric supercar than we would the buggy little i3- but that doesn’t mean we don’t have a soft spot for the i8’s chunky little sister. As such, we’re happy to announce that the 2014 BMW i3 electric has been named the World Green Car of the year.
Our sister site, Planetsave, has more on the story- which we’ve reprinted, below. If you’d like to see more of the i3, however, you can configure your very own dream pod with BMW’s online configurator, or click here for the BMW i3 super-gallery from February’s Chicago Auto Show. Enjoy!
BMW i3 Named 2014 World Green Car of the Year
BMW’s luxury electric vehicle, the i3, was recently named as the 2014 World Green Car at a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show and Bridgestone Corporation. The highly regarded German EV was chosen from amongst a field of…