Gallery: 7 Sexy, Sporty Hybrid Cars Hitting the Streets Soon

BMW is also getting into the hybrid game with hybrid versions of its 3 and 5 Series sedans, named the ActiveHybrid3 and ActiveHybrid5. Both hybrids are pretty much identical to the non-hybrid versions on the outside and they are powered by twin-turbocharged 3.0L six-cylinder engines and electric motors with a total output of 335 horsepower and 330 lb-ft of torque. They can drive up to 2.5 miles on electricity alone and it only takes 5.7 seconds for the ActiveHybrid5 to reach 0-60 mph. BMW announced that the 2012 ActiveHybrid5 will start at $61,845 when it arrives at dealers this March. BMW hasn’t announced the pricing for the ActiveHybrid3, which arrives this fall.

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  1. Ramon Calicdan February 19, 2012 at 6:01 am

    The icars of the future…ielectric, electrifying!!!

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