BMW Boosting i3 EV Builds Ahead of U.S. Launch

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FRANKFURT, April 15 (Reuters) - BMW has ramped up production of its i3 electric car to 100 vehicles a day, ahead of its launch in the United States this month, board member Harald Krueger said. "The United States will be the biggest market for the i3. Because of this, we have started raising production levels and are currently at around 100 cars a day," Krueger said in an emailed statement on Tuesday. A BMW spokesman said that production levels at the factory in Leipzig, Germany, ...

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