Electric Mini? What A Concept.

Long Beach Press-Telegram sends reporter and video crew to get the low-down on BMW's Mini-E electric car.

Published: 23-Sep-2009

NORWALK - Those stepping behind the wheel of a new BMW Mini E (E for electric) may feel something unexpected.

"Everyone is surprised by how fast it is," said David Roper, automotive lab technician for Cerritos College. "It's not what you'd expect from an electric car."


TREV two-place electric car

Student-built vehicle can do 0-60 in 10 seconds with top speed of 75 mph. Photo courtesy of University of South Australia.

Dodge Zeo all-electric concept car debuted at 2008 Detroit Auto Show

While Chrysler is mum on the details, one dealer reported that Chrysler will be showing them plug-in electric cars. Pictured is Dodge Zeo electric concept car from 2008 Detroit Auto Show.

GEM Peapod concept electric car for neighborhood transportation

In addition to the introduction of a new design concept called the Peapod, GEM has been renamed GreenEcoMobility.


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