BMW announces ActiveHybrid 3 in Munich Today

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  1. eheath

    eheath Member

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    In addition to the expected unveiling of the new BMW 3 Series, BMW had a surprise - the BMW ActiveHybrid 3.

    It will be available in the fall of 2012.

    BMW Introduces Next Generation 2012 3 Series with 320d, 328i, 335i – 2 More Diesels and ActiveHybrid 3 to Follow

    Christian Stampfer reports live from Munich

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  2. austingreen

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    sweet!

    2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3: Is This The Greenest 3-Series Ever?

     
  3. telmo744

    telmo744 HSD fanatic

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    I can't imagine this 300hp car as being green...
    Wait...is it because of the better green per hp ratio?

    Frankly, to BMW (also Mercedes): hybrids are to be mainstream, not a wealthy-customer-only. And so much power is really needed for a daily use? X6 hybrid and ML450h ring a bell?

    IMHPOV "Premium" approach doesn't have to be linked to "stupid" approach.