Wednesday July 15, 2020

Flashy, futuristic and utterly fabulous

It may not be cheap for a small four-seat city car, but the BMW i3 is an exceptional creation that you can’t help loving

27th November, 2016

The BMW i3 has been on sale for over two years now, but it has lost none of its attention-grabbing lustre. Admittedly, that’s probably partly to do with the relative rarity of BMW’s four-seat electric car. Despite the best efforts of the ESB and the government, demand for electric cars in Ireland is still very low, let alone for one that costs well over €35,000 to buy outright!

And yet I’d...

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