The Drive for Sustainability

Author: Julien  //  Category: Premium Automotive, Premium Transportation

BMW i3 and i8

Sustainability is spreading throughout every industry, and BMW is taking it to the streets.  As city streets become more and more overcrowded and threats of congestion charges prove probable, the necessity for an electric car has arrived and the accessibility of having one is in our near future. BMW has been working hard to bring the electric car to the market, ever since 1969 with the electric BMW 1602 used in the 1972 Olympics in Munich. Now, BMW’s i3 (compact electric car for cities) and i8 (plug-in hybrid sports car) will hopefully be launched in 2013 and 2014. The i3, starting around $47k, and the i8 ($130k) are not only environmental  being made mostly of recyclable materials and manufactured in part by using renewable energy, but are also practical for driving! The LifeDrive structure (high-strength and light-weight carbon-fiber reinforced plastic) and eDrive technology (agile mobility) create an enjoyable driving experience. But BMW is not limiting its sustainable resources to its products, it has invested $100M into BMW i Ventures to create services like MyCityWay and ParkatmyHouse for improving the driving scene in overcrowded cities.

BMW i8 and i3

On the left is BMW’s i8 Hybrid sports car and on the right is the i3, BMW’s compact Hybrid.

BMW I8 Hybrid

i8 by BMW

Architectural Masterpiece For Sale in La Jolla, California

Author: PremiumPosts  //  Category: Premium Real Estate

Find yourself in a luxurious home in Southern California’s “little gem”, La Jolla. If ocean views, tranquility, and world class shopping and dining suit your tastes, then this retreat is the place for you! Linda Daniels with The Daniels Group offers you this two story, three car garage as an exotic haven to rest your feet. The house is  5,099 square feet with five beds and 6 baths, and is detailed in redwood framed ceilings and Mirabel hardwood flooring. The breathtaking pool and spa are the perfect touch to this architectural masterpiece!

La Jolla Estate

Offered at $7,900,000

For more information about this listing and other listings in La Jolla, visit Linda Daniels’ website by clicking here!

La Jolla Home for Sale

Linda Daniels has ranked in the top of La Jolla agents for ten years and has a passion for precision, her family, and her community. The homes she has to offer are all one-of-a-kind masterpieces.