BMW targets "meaningful" sales with electric i-series

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By Andreas Cremer LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) - BMW is targeting a "meaningful" chunk of the electric-car market and expects demand to be driven up as urban populations rise, its sales chief said on Monday as he unveiled the company's battery-powered i3 model. The world's biggest luxury carmaker has declined to give sales or production goals for the four-seater i3, to be followed early next year by a battery-powered i8 sports car. But the company ...

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