BMW Recalling 19,000 i3 REx Plug-In Hybrids For Fire Risk
BMW i3 model is a small and striking electric car and it is considered as one of the most desirable EVs you can buy. This is because of the unit's engine refresh that will surely take your trip further than before. This BMW model car has been around for a few years now, but the firm intends to keep it on sale for a little longer time. In fact, it's just been updated with new battery technology in order to sustain its competitiveness against rivals such as the forthcoming Tesla Model 3.
BMW Recalling 19,000 i3 REx Plug-In Hybrids
According to The Washington Post, BWM is recalling more than 19,000 i3 REx plug-in hybrids, particularly in the U.S. This discharge is because the unit could develop a fuel vapor leak that would develop the risk of a fire. BMW said that a fuel tank vent line may rub toward the sleeve of the battery cable and that can cause a hole overt time that may lead for vapor to leak.
All the cars produced between March 2014 and December 2016 are said to be affected by this recall. BMW assured the owners of the i3 REx Plug-In Hybrids that there are still no fires or accidents related to the problem, which was discovered by a dealer. The company will surely notify all users of the car unit and replace the fuel vent line with no extra cost or charge. The recall on this BMW model is expected to begin in April this year.
Quick Review On The BMW i3
As described by The Week, BMW's i3 is a small and striking electric car and it is one of the most desirable EVs that you can buy. Just like the bigger i8 model, the BMW i3's overall shape strongly matches the concept car from which it really came from. The overall proportions of the car are tall and narrow compared to low and hunched like families of hatchbacks. Heading towards the rear view of the this BMW car, the window line curves and veers over the small rear door that opens backward for easier access.
Toyota Is Recalling All Of Its Mirai, The Hydrogen-Fueled Cars
Toyota announced that Mirai will be under unique driving conditions, such as if the accelerator pedal is depressed to the wide open throttle position after driving on a long descent while using cruise control.
PAL-V Begins Accepting Pre-Orders For Its Liberty Vehicles
Liberty is capable of giving you better mileage. But unfortunately, PAL-V won’t start shipping for a while yet, with first deliveries of the Liberty scheduled for the end of 2018.
Tesla Taking On Uber And Ford For Its Self-Driving Car
Tesla is ensuring that every new car it brings will have the capability to self-drive and major auto firms such as Ford and Uber is also integrating driverless technology into future offerings
BMW Is Set To Unveil Its Tesla Model 3 Competitor In September
Elon Musk has said that the entry-level Model 3 will cost $35,000. While a BMW Series-3 vehicle can be had for as little as $33,000. That said, if BMW’s entry-level can compete with the Model 3 on features and on specs.
Tesla Outmatches BMW, Nabs World’s Fourth Most Valuable Automaker Spot
A few months after besting Ford and General Motors, Tesla has now overtaken BMW as the fourth most valuable car manufacturer in the United States.
MORE IN ITECHPOST
Top TikTok Growth Services to Check Out This Year
It's 2020, which means that it's the year of the TikTok. If you haven't already noticed, TikTok is a pretty big deal.
Wellness Technology is a Billion Dollar Industry. Here Comes the Next Wave: Death Positive & Grief Wellness
The World Health Organization estimates that 25% of all people will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lives, with roughly 450 million individuals currently struggling with a condition.
Eight Must-Have Tools to Keep Your Car Out of Garage
We all dread taking our car to a garage for repairs. We might just want to avoid the inconvenience of being off the road or maybe the costs associated, which can even lead to knock-on effects on things like our holiday plans.
6 Hacks for Students to Choose a Laptop While on a Budget
The modern world tries to drown us in the sea of choices. One can’t simply buy a laptop - there are hundreds of laptops around and sometimes our budget becomes the only real limitation we can rely on. But how to choose other parameters to get the best laptop possible?