BMW Hits Nearly 10,000 Orders For Electric i3 Vehicles
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (ETR:BMW) has almost hit 10,000 orders for their i3 electric cars. The first batch was delivered in Germany last week, according to BMW’s global sales chief Ian Robertson as announced at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday. Robertson added that the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid due to arrive in mid-2014 has sold out for its first year of availability. The BMW i3 is arriving in the U.S. in Q2 2014.