Have you been thinking of switching to an electric vehicle? It's no surprise since these incredibly modern models keep you away from the gas station while simultaneously lowering your carbon footprint. But what are the other reasons drivers in Solon, Hudson, and Cleveland, Ohio, take that electrified leap?

The team at BMW Cleveland is here to help with our guide to the benefits of electric cars. Below, you'll learn more about the BMW electric lineup of vehicles as well as why so many drivers are turning to this environmentally friendly, fuel-free way of commuting.

BMW Electric Vehicles

BMW is known for staying ahead of the pack with innovative technologies under the hood. When they noticed the trend of electric vehicles growing, they held nothing back, presenting drivers with an array of models to choose from.

One of the most impressive is the BMW i3. This fully electric sedan boasts a 153-mile driving range when standardly equipped.1 Add on the available Range Extender, and you can travel for up to 200 miles!1 Plus, with the BMW Wallbox, you can charge quickly at home, or utilize one of the many public stations while on the go.

That's not all, either. Let's take a look at some of the other BMW electric and plug-in hybrid models:   

BMW Model

EPA-Estimated All-Electric Range

(on a full charge)


Up to 300 Miles2

BMW i4

Up to 300 Miles2

BMW X3 xDrive30e Plug-in Hybrid

Up to 17 Miles3

BMW X5 xDrive45e Plug-In Hybrid

Up to 30 Miles3

BMW 330e Plug-In Hybrid

Up to 22 Miles3

Whether you want the freedom of a fully electric set of wheels or the versatility of a hybrid, BMW has something electrifying for you.

Why Buy an Electric Vehicle?

Along with an electric driving range that keeps you away from the fuel pump-which, in turn, saves you money-electric vehicles offer many benefits to owners. Here are some of the reasons why drivers switch to all-electric models:

  • No Emissions: Drivers looking to lessen their carbon footprint and help the global environment turn to electric models because they don't include a traditional combustible gas engine. With no gas, there are no emissions! That results in environmentally friendly commuting thanks to renewable energy.
  • Less Maintenance: Since there are no gas engines in all-electric vehicles, there's less routine maintenance for your set of wheels. Although electric models still need extra care, you'll find yourself at the service center less often.
  • They're Quiet: Electric motors, while providing a smooth and robust drive, don't make much noise, lessening noise pollution. The result? A serene commute whether you're in busy city traffic or on the highway.
  • Convenience: Instead of going to the gas station every time you need to refuel, electric models allow you to simply plug in your model, so it's ready when you are. This is especially handy if you don't work or live close to a gas station.

Find Your Electric Car at BMW Cleveland Today!

Are you ready to make a life-changing move and switch to an electric car? At BMW of Cleveland, it's no surprise to us because of all the benefits these special rides have to offer.

When you're ready, schedule a test drive in one of our BMW electric vehicles. Before you know it, you'll be enjoying a brand-new way to travel in the Solon, Hudson, and Cleveland, OH, region.

According to 2020 estimates by the EPA and US Department of Energy. Range attainable when fully charged under ideal driving conditions.

The EPA and US Department of Energy estimates have not been released for the 2022 BMW iX. The estimated range is attainable when fully charged under ideal driving conditions. The actual range will vary depending on driving style, traffic conditions, and outside temperatures.

This range is based on 2020 estimates by the EPA and the U.S. Department of Energy. The actual range will vary depending on driving style, traffic conditions, and outside temperatures.

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