LA 2009: BMW Declares War on Lexus LS Hybrid with 455-hp ActiveHybrid 7

LA 2009: BMW Declares War on Lexus LS Hybrid with 455-hp ActiveHybrid 7
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BMW officially declared war today on the Lexus LS hybrid, with its own hybrid version of the 7 Series. A hybrid 7 of any sort would be a serious competitor to the LSh, but the ActiveHybrid 7 is a true BMW, offering not only a dynamic drive (relatively speaking), but a big increase in performance… Continue Reading...

Frankfurt 2009: BMW 7 Series Hybrid Faster and More Fuel-Efficient

Frankfurt 2009: BMW 7 Series Hybrid Faster and More Fuel-Efficient
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The second of two production-destined hybrids unveiled by BMW at the Frankfurt Auto Show, the ActiveHybrid 7 Series joins the X6 ActiveHybrid to expand the German automaker’s focus on electric-assisted engines. The ActiveHybrid 7 uses the same twin-turbocharged V8 as found in the 750i, but pairs it with an electric motor and a lithium-ion battery… Continue Reading...

Report: BMW Unveils ActiveHybrid 7 Series

Report: BMW Unveils ActiveHybrid 7 Series
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Just moments after releasing details on the company’s new X6 hybrid, BMW has now unveiled a new ActiveHybrid version of the 7 Series. The ActiveHybrid 7 uses the same twin-turbocharged V8 as found in the 750i, but pairs it with an electric motor and a lithium-ion battery pack to make 455hp and 516 ft-lbs of… Continue Reading...
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