Prominent Automaker Plans to Unveil 9 New EVs by 2025

With the death of internal combustion-engine vehicles coming in the foreseeable future, prominent automakers have had to adapt. In fact, automakers like Nissan, Chevrolet, Ford, and BMW have already dipped their toes into the EV scene with a variety of hybrid and fully electric vehicles. German car manufacturer Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (OTC: BMWYY) (“BMW”) recently announced that it will launch an expanded line up of nine models as part of an ambitious 10-year growth plan. Two models, the new i5 and i7 saloons will headline the plan.

The new electric cars are part of the automaker’s new ‘Power of Choice’ sustainability plan, which is designed to help BMW compete against rival brands like Tesla, Audi, Mercedez-Benz, and Jaguar as well as to help the company meet targets that would allow it to further cut down the C02 output of its new models. BMW has committed to sell more than seven million plug-in hybrids and fully electric vehicles by the end of 2030 under the Power of Choice sustainability plan.

Two electric cars from the Mini brand will also be part of the 10-year plan. The BMW Group has sold more than 500,000 electric models across the BMW and Mini brands to date and it expects to double those numbers by the end of 2021 as it launches new plug-in hybrid and fully electric models. Under its ambitious plan, BMW expects to have sold at least 4.6 million fully electric vehicles as well as 2.4 million plug-in hybrids by 2030. This is an average of 460,000 EVs per year and it will be a massive jump from the 42,249 EVs sold last year.

To start chipping away at these numbers, the company recently launched the six-cylinder petrol-electric 545e xDrive. It is the fifth electrified 5 Series model and it is aimed at the fleet market. BMW is also ramping up the production of vehicles produced by its joint ventures like Spotlight Automotive which was recently established Mini and Great Wall Motors in China. The company has committed to offering plug-in hybrid variants of every existing model in its line up, and it will have to ramp up the production of EVs within the pure electric range to fulfill this commitment.

The expanded line up of nine new models will also include the recently unveiled iX3, next year’s i4 five-door coupe as well as a production version of the iNext SUV, likely to be called the iX5. Additionally, BMW has confirmed an electric version of the x1 small SUV, dubbed the iX1 to indirectly replace the i3, a new i5 and i7 based on the next-generation 5 Series and 7 Series Saloons.

Analysts say this plan announced by MBW is likely to put the pressure on other EV makers like Fisker Inc. (NYSE: SPAQ) since they could lose market share if they don’t respond appropriately.

About Green Car Stocks

Green Car Stocks (GCS) is a specialized communications platform with a focus on electric vehicles (EV), as well as other emerging market opportunities in the green sector. The company provides (1) access to a network of wire services via NetworkWire to reach all target markets, industries and demographics in the most effective manner possible, (2) article and editorial syndication to 5,000+ news outlets (3), enhanced press release services to ensure maximum impact, (4) social media distribution via the Investor Brand Network (IBN) to nearly 2 million followers, and (5) a full array of corporate communications solutions. As a multifaceted organization with an extensive team of contributing journalists and writers, GCS is uniquely positioned to best serve private and public companies that desire to reach a wide audience of investors, consumers, journalists and the general public. By cutting through the overload of information in today’s market, GCS brings its clients unparalleled visibility, recognition and brand awareness. GCS is where news, content and information converge.

To receive SMS text alerts from Green Car Stocks, text “Green” to 21000 (U.S. Mobile Phones Only)

For more information, please visit

Please see full terms of use and disclaimers on the Green Car Stocks website applicable to all content provided by GCS, wherever published or re-published:

Green Car Stocks
San Francisco, California
415.949.5050 Office
[email protected]

Green Car Stocks is part of the InvestorBrandNetwork.


Select A Month

Contact us: (310) 299-1717