More than seven actor cartage with all-electric or constituent amalgam drive systems by the year 2030.
The BMW Group now already offers the world’s widest alternative of exceptional automobiles with an electrified drive arrangement – agenda solutions for accretion the admeasurement of electric active offered by constituent amalgam models – BMW 7 Series, BMW 5 Alternation and the BMW X1 additionally accessible in approaching with absolutely electric drive
Munich. With a ten-year plan for sustainability, the BMW Group is accent its charge to the goals of the Paris altitude agreement, the capital focus actuality on the amplification of electric mobility. Today, the BMW and MINI brands featuring all-electric and constituent amalgam drive systems appropriately already annual for about 13.3 of all new registrations Europe-wide (source: IHS Markit New Registrations July 2020 Report). This corresponds to 1.5-fold of the boilerplate allotment of all brands, which is about 8 percent. The aggregation expects this bulk to acceleration to a division by 2021, to a third by 2025 and to 50 percent by 2030.
Vehicles of the BMW and MINI brands featuring electrified drive systems are now offered in 74 markets worldwide, area added than 500,000 electrified cartage were awash by 2019. By the end of 2021, this bulk will apparently acceleration to over a million. In animosity of pandemic-related restrictions, added cartage from the BMW Group were awash during the aboriginal bisected of 2020 than in the agnate previous-year period. BMW Group sustainability goals aim at putting added than seven actor cartage with electrified drive systems on the alley accepted by 2030, two thirds of them all-electric variants. As a aftereffect of the massive amplification of electric mobility, emissions produced by BMW Group cartage per kilometre apprenticed will be bargain by about 40 percent by the year 2030.
“Power of choice”: able admission for all-around sustainability.The accepted archetypal abhorrent is paving the way appear this goal, with the aggregation afterward the “power of choice” admission in adjustment to booty annual of chump needs and acknowledged requirements on the all-around automotive markets. The BMW X3 is the aboriginal archetypal accessible either with awful able petrol and agent engines including 48-volt balmy amalgam technology, with a constituent amalgam drive arrangement or all-electric drive system.
In future, added alternation models with electrified and with accepted drive systems will be congenital on a distinct assembly line. For example, the abutting address of affluence sedans of the BMW 7 Alternation will be offered additionally as a absolutely electric archetypal variant. Additionally the high-volume alternation BMW 5 and BMW X1 will be brought to bazaar not abandoned with accepted centralized agitation engines and constituent amalgam systems, but additionally with all-electric drive units.
Electrification of drive systems is an basic allotment of the approaching acreage D-ACES (Design, Autonomous, Connected, Electrified und Services/Shared) authentic by the BMW Group in their NUMBER ONE > NEXT strategy. Today, the BMW Group already offers the widest alternative of agnate cartage worldwide. These models additionally affect with adventurous characteristics. Furthermore, their affability is attributable to an alive architecture and avant-garde technology in the areas of operation and digitalisation, which are aggressive to the affairs of abreast ambition groups.
The fifth address of BMW eDrive technology is adulatory its premiere in the new BMW iX3 (combined ammunition consumption: 0.0 l/100 km; ability consumption: 17.8 – 17.5 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 0 g/km). The affection of its apparatus – electric motor, high-voltage battery, charging technology and ability electronics – is the aftereffect of the acquaintance acquired by the BMW i cast in the electric advancement area back 2011. The BMW Group relies on the centralized development of all apparatus for BMW eDrive technology. One archetype of the advancements accomplished in this way is the high-voltage array for the BMW i3, the accumulator accommodation of which has angled back the barrage of this archetypal admitting banausic accession space.
Pure active pleasure, arduous active fun: all-electric advancement with the BMW iX3, the BMW i3 and the MINI Cooper SE.With the fifth address of BMW eDrive technology featured in the BMW iX3, the ability and ability development of the electric motor, the activity agreeable of the high-voltage battery, charging accommodation and the able ascendancy of the all-embracing arrangement ability a new level. The car’s anew developed electric motor delivers 210 kW/286 hp and drives the rear wheels. The aboriginal all-electric Sports Activity Agent combines sportiness and a aerial ambit of up to 520 kilometres – not by agency of decidedly ample batteries, but with an able all-embracing abstraction for ability and dynamics. As from 2021, the fifth address of BMW eDrive technology will additionally be deployed in the models BMW i4 and BMW iNEXT.
All-electric drive, an aluminium anatomy and a commuter berth fabricated from carbon fibre able artificial (CFRP) – this is how the BMW i3 (combined ammunition consumption: 0.0 l/100 km; ability consumption: 13.1 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 0 g/km) still assuredly asserts its role as the avant-garde of exceptional electric advancement about seven years afterwards its debut. Acknowledgment to the failing actual carbon, the BMW i3 achieves adventurous active achievement alike with a analogously baby battery, whereby agent weight is at the aforementioned akin as that of a accepted archetypal in its segment. The electric ancillary motor for the BMW i3 generates a best ability achievement of 125 kW/170 hp, alike accomplishing 135 kW/184 hp in the case of the BMW i3s (combined ammunition consumption: 0.0 l/100 km; accumulated ability consumption: 14.6 – 14.0 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 0 g/km).
The added able adaptation of the drive arrangement is additionally deployed in the MINI Cooper SE. The best acute aberration to the BMW i3s is that the aboriginal absolutely electric agent from MINI appearance front-wheel drive, this actuality appropriate for the brand. In contrast, the BMW i3 and the BMW i3s await on the archetypal rear-wheel drive concept. The adaptability of BMW eDrive technology is additionally reflected by the model-specific adaptation of the high-voltage battery, which is T-shaped and amid acutely into the agent floor. As a result, the bulk of amplitude accessible to the occupants as able-bodied as the baggage alcove aggregate in the MINI Cooper SE are absolutely the aforementioned as those of commonly powered archetypal variants of the 3-door MINI.
The best of both worlds: constituent amalgam models from BMW and MINI.Thanks to intelligently controlled alternation amid both drive systems, the constituent amalgam models from BMW and MINI amalgamate the best of two worlds. They facilitate absolutely electric active in burghal cartage and back commuting amid home and the abode as able-bodied as a continued all-embracing agent ambit for long-distance travel. Electric ambit is added by agency of accelerated about-face during benumbed and deceleration phases. Moreover, able activity administration offers the achievability to save accommodation of the high-voltage array accurately for locally emission-free active aural built-up areas. Preconditioning of the autogenous is accepted and guarantees optimised abundance in any division acknowledgment to abetting heating and air conditioning.
In the constituent amalgam models of the BMW 7 Series, the BMW X5 xDrive45e (combined ammunition consumption: 2.1 – 1.6 l/100 km; accumulated ability consumption: 23.5 – 21.3 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 47 – 37 g/km) and the all-new BMW 545 e xDrive Sedan (combined ammunition consumption: 2.4 – 2.1 l/100 km; accumulated ability consumption: 16.3 – 15.3 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 54 – 49 g/km), the electric motor, which is chip into the Steptronic transmission, operates in affiliation with a beeline six-cylinder petrol engine, carrying a arrangement achievement of 290 kW/394 hp.
A brand-typical aggregate of sportiness and sustainability additionally characterises the models whose constituent amalgam systems comprise a four-cylinder petrol agent and an electric motor that is additionally chip into the 8-speed Steptronic transmission. Under abnormally aerial endless the arrangement achievement generated by the two ability units can be added by an added 30 kW/40 hp for a abbreviate period. This XtraBoost action enhances the arrangement output, for archetype during kick-down manoeuvres, to up to 215 kW/292 hp, accouterment for decidedly added ad-lib ability development than is the case with accepted petrol and agent engines. In the BMW 3 Alternation and BMW 5 Series, this constituent amalgam arrangement is offered for four models respectively, the Sedans and Touring models actuality accessible with four-wheel and rear-wheel drive. Furthermore, the acquaintance of active the BMW X3 xDrive30e (combined ammunition consumption: 2.4 – 2.1 l/100 km; accumulated ability consumption: 16.7 – 16.0 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 54 – 47 g/km) reaps the account of two motors and four apprenticed wheels.
Sporty assortment is the accepted appropriate of constituent amalgam models from BMW and MINI in the exceptional bunched segment. This is the aftereffect of hybrid-specific four-wheel drive technology that is altered aural the aggressive environment. The electric motor delivers torque to the rear auto via a single-stage transmission. The three-cylinder petrol agent transfers ability to a 6-speed Steptronic manual and drives the advanced wheels. The aftereffect is an all-embracing arrangement achievement of 162 kW/220 hp in the BMW X1 xDrive25e (combined ammunition consumption: 1.9 l/100 km; accumulated ability burning 13.8 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 43 g/km) appropriately and 162 kW/220 hp in the BMW X2 xDrive25e (combined ammunition consumption: 1.9 l/100 km; accumulated ability consumption: 13.7 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2-emissions: 43 g/km) appropriately and 162 kW/220 hp in the MINI Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 (combined ammunition consumption: 2.0 – 1.7 l/100 km; accumulated ability consumption: 14.0 – 13.1 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 45 – 40 g/km). The BMW 225xe Active Tourer (combined ammunition consumption: 1.9 l/100 km; accumulated ability consumption: 13.5 kWh/100 km; accumulated CO2 emissions: 42 g/km) delivers a arrangement achievement of 165 kW/224 hp.
With avant-garde agenda services, the BMW Group contributes actively appear acceptable the admeasurement of electric active offered by constituent amalgam models. The BMW eDrive Zone action triggers an automated about-face to absolutely electric operating approach as anon as the agent enters burghal low-emission zones and agnate burghal areas. In addition, bounded emission-free active with a BMW constituent amalgam archetypal is adored through the globally altered exceptional programme BMW Points.
Products and casework from BMW Charging and MINI Charging facilitate simple and adequate charging at home and back out and about. These beset assorted altered Wallbox types, including accession service, abandoned offers for the acquirement of blooming electricity and admission to the world’s better arrangement of accessible charging stations absolute added than 155,000 charging credibility in Europe alone. Moreover, the BMW Group is extending its accumulated charging basement essentially to about 4,100 charging credibility in Germany alone.
From the raw actual to recycling: absorption on the absolute amount chain.The BMW Group combines the added development of electric advancement with a holistic compassionate of sustainability, whilst consistently address in apperception the absolute amount alternation and the complete assembly aeon – from the accretion of raw materials, assembly and account activity of the agent up to afterwards recycling. Today, the absolute ecology appulse of a constituent amalgam model, accepted as the CO2 footprint, is already decidedly lower than that of a commonly powered vehicle. The BMW X1 xDrive25e, for example, already achieves a 31 percent lower amount than the agnate petrol-driven archetypal back application charging accepted from the EU electricity mix over its complete activity cycle. If the agent uses blooming electricity alone over its absolute account life, the CO2 footprint is alike 55 percent lower.
For the future, the BMW Group is developing, amid added things, a acceptable reusable actual aeon for array cells. The key bolt azure and lithium arise alone from suppliers who accede with acrimonious standards as commendations ecological and amusing sustainability. They are acquired by the BMW Group and anesthetized on to the array corpuscle producers. The electric motor of the latest BMW eDrive address is produced afterwards raw abstracts from alleged attenuate earths. Furthermore, electricity from renewable sources is acclimated alone for the assembly of all apparatus of BMW eDrive technology of the latest generation. As a result, about 10 actor bags of CO2 emissions will be abhorred over the abutting ten years.
Overall, from this year, all of the BMW Group’s assembly locations accepted will be supplied with 100 percent blooming electricity. The aggregation will additionally essentially access the admeasurement of accessory abstracts acclimated in their new vehicles. In future, the added use and recycling of high-voltage batteries will become of above importance. Afterwards actuality acclimated in cartage with electrified drive systems, they can serve as anchored accumulator units for wind and solar power, which is currently the case on the bounds of the BMW Leipzig plant. An able recycling of raw abstracts does not chase until afterwards this. Whilst a recycling allocation of 50 percent is currently accepted Europe-wide, the BMW Group and the German recycling specialist Duesenfeld accept accordingly developed a action with which a recycling allocation of added than 95 percent is planned – including graphite and electrolyte.