Frequently Asked Questions about the BMW Brand

BMW Frequently Asked Questions

Whether purchasing a new BMW electric vehicle or learning more about the latest technologies, we understand you have questions that need addressing. Our BMW dealership makes it easy to choose your next vehicle and learn more about the intricacies of the BMW lineup by answering some of the most common questions. View some of the top questions and answers about the BMW brand to gain needed clarity.

How Long Does it Take to Charge an Electric BMW?

Most all-electric BMW models recharge their batteries at rates between 30 to a maximum of 108 miles per hour, depending on whether you're using a home, Level 2, or DC fast charger. The home and Level 2 chargers are often the most convenient options, and DC fast charging is an excellent way to recharge your battery quickly while on the go. You can also recharge up to 4 miles an hour when using any common 120-volt outlet.

Which BMW Models are Fully Electric?

Three all-electric BMW models are currently available, the BMW i4, iX, and i7. The new i4 is a compact, four-door car that is an excellent entry-level model for the electric lineup while also providing an impressive maximum range of 301 miles. The new iX is an all-electric luxury SAV® that was made in an eco-friendly factory, provides up to 324 miles of range, and lets you enjoy up to 77.9 cubic feet of cargo space.

If you want to maximize your luxury features and technologies while enjoying an all-electric performance, the new BMW i7 could be perfect for you. The new i7 offers a dazzling Panoramic Sky Lounge LED Roof, a sophisticated curved display, and an M Sport Package that offers a stunning road presence.

Does BMW of Hybrid Vehicles?

Yes, BMW does have an impressive selection of plug-in hybrid models. You can choose from luxury sedans and SAV®s that provide enhanced efficiency while also providing the reliability and convenience of gasoline-powered performance. Four BMW models offer plug-in hybrid powertrains, including:

  • BMW 3 Series: The 3 Series is the ideal entry-level luxury sedan, providing a compact frame for maneuverability and one of the lowest starting prices in the lineup.
  • BMW 5 Series: The 5 Series is a top choice among drivers looking for more space and features than the 3 Series. You can expect an athletic performance and cutting-edge materials.
  • BMW X5: This SAV® provides everyday practicality and versatility with its adaptable interior, xDrive all-wheel drive system, and driver-focused displays.Check out the new BMW X5 today.
  • BMW XM: The new XM has a dominant road presence with its aggressive front facia and sporty stylings. Not only can you expect high-performance features, but the new XM also provides up to 30 miles of all-electric driving range.

Which BMW Models Have Three Rows?

The X7 is the largest SAV® in the lineup, and it comes with three rows standard. The new X5 has the option of three rows, making it possible to seat more passengers while enjoying a compact footprint. The new X7 could be right for you if you want to maximize your passenger and cargo volume. This midsize luxury SAV® also offers highly sophisticated driver assistance features for your peace of mind.

Are BMW Models Reliable?

BMW was ranked in the top three of the most reliable brands by Consumer Reports in 2022, making it a wise choice for many drivers.

Do I Need Good Credit to Buy a BMW?

Good credit always helps, but our finance team works with a broad range of financial background and find affordable payment plans that suit our customers' needs.

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If you have more questions about the BMW brand and its lineup, contact us today to discover the necessary answers.

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