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BMW Has Made Switching to iSeries Easy!


Technicians install charging stations at our new

BMW of Southpoint location


Have you gone electric?  If you have or are thinking about it, BMW has made it easy for you to go electric by connecting you to other the nearest charging stations through a downloadable app to your phone, Connected Drive, and by providing at-home charging stations.  


BMW eDrive (including BMW i) encompasses a holistic definition of electromobility, one that combines legendary high performance with groundbreaking innovation and intelligent sustainability.  





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DocuPad Makes Car Buying Fast And ECO-Friendly

The buzz around BMW of Southpoint is the new DocuPad on the desk of our finance managers.  What is DocuPad you ask? It is the new way of doing the paperwork when you purchase a vehicle because it takes the paperwork out of the car buying process and makes everything computerized.  


Gone are the days of signing endless papers and being sent home with a folder for you to store at home in a filing cabinet.  Now, when you purchase a new BMW at BMW of Southpoint, you will review your paperwork on a large tablet computer on the desk…

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BMW Supports the Green Me Film Festival

Some things are just meant to go together: peanut butter and jelly, bread and butter and BMW and sustainable films. Wait, what?!

If you haven’t yet heard of the Green Me Film Festival, this is your chance to learn more. The annual event takes place in Europe and pairs sustainability with films, publicity and the economy.


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LAPD Accepts BMW’s Bid to Supply 100 BMW i3 Vehicles for Fleet

Here at Performance BMW, we knew people really liked the pure-electric BMW i3, but we’re excited to see Los Angeles employing a fleet of 100 BMW i3 models in a move toward a greener municipality and greener future.




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Range Anxiety Takes a Huge Hit—2017 i3’s Range Grows Above 100 Miles

Early this week, BMW finally confirmed some oft-speculated rumors about the 2017 BMW i3’s range: yes, it will be growing significantly for the new model year. This is great news for any drivers in the Chapel Hill or Raleigh areas that are hoping to “go green” for their next car purchase. With an increase in range that effectively shuts down concerns about how far you can get on each charge, there’s not much holding you back from making the jump. Check out the 2017 BMW i3 in the video below!


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Water-Cooled BMW 1 Series Hatchback Debuts

Like all BMW fans, the team here at Performance BMW was excited to learn about all the news from this year's BMW Group Innovation Days 2015 event. One of the event's most talked about moments was the unveiling of an all new BMW Series 1 hatchback featuring a direct water fuel-injection system. The system works by spraying pure water right into the combustion chamber, where it evaporates immediately allowing the engine to cool from the inside. The benefits of this new system are numerous: improv
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The i Is The Future In Las Vegas

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas proved that while some automakers are promising the future, BMW is ready to deliver today. The BMW i3 not only offers a greener future as an electric car, but also with its innovative features.

Of course, the best thing about it is you can run out and get one right now, but we'll still talk about what technology it offers.

The i3 was on hand to show…

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How Carbon Fiber Makes its Way to into the new 2014 BMW i3

We now only a month away from the highly-anticipated release of the all-new 2014 BMW i3. This all-electric hatchback could revolutionize the auto industry and we are comfortable saying that it will be one of the most advanced cars on the road.

One of the most unique features of the new i3 is the incredible efficiency and range that it gets from a single charge. In order to make that happen BMW engineers had to…

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