BMW i3

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COST AFTER INCENTIVES

$34,200

MSRP

$44,450

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ESTIMATED INCENTIVES

$10,250

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Loan Payment

$793 / month

Down Payment

$4,845

10% of MSRP plus tax

ESTIMATED INCENTIVES

$10,250

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Lease Payment

$456 / month

FIRST LEASE PAYMENT

$5,301

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Incentives For Lease

$10,250

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CO2 EMISSIONS REDUCTION

14,513 lbs/yr

Trees Planted

302

FUEL TYPE

BEV

ELECTRIC RANGE

153 miles

TYPE

Hatchback

Minimum Seats

4

MILES PER 30 MIN OF FAST CHARGING

~ 83 miles

TIME TO CHARGE - LEVEL 2

~ 6 hr

BATTERY SIZE

42 kWh

Gasoline Saved

769 gal/yr


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Compare the BMW i3 to a similar gas vehicle, the BMW X1 xDrive28i

20,000 miles

5 Years

$2.95


Assumptions

Results have been updated as of 11/18/2021, 5:39:13 PM.

Cost of Ownership

The BMW i3 is $12,088 cheaper to own over 5 Years



DescriptionBMW i3BMW X1 xDrive28i
Vehicle$27,445$31,377
Maintenance$3,308$6,000
Insurance$10,236$9,840
Electricity$5,486$0
Gasoline$0$11,346
Total$46,475$58,563

Cost to Fill Up Monthly

The BMW i3 is $98 cheaper to fill up monthly


VehiclesElectricityGasolineTotal
BMW i3$91$0$91
BMW X1 xDrive28i$0$189$189


We selected the BMW X1 xDrive28i based on its proximity to the BMW i3 based on brand, size, and price.


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Up to $10,250 in tax credits and rebates are potentially available
for the BMW i3

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$7,500

Federal

Tax Credit

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Tax credit for the purchase of a new plug-in electric drive motor vehicle. Credit amount depends on the car's battery capacity.
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Up to $1,000

Federal

Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Tax Credit

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Customers who purchase qualified residential fueling equipment before December 31, 2021, may receive a tax credit of up to $1,000.
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California

High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Exemption

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Electric vehicles may use HOV lanes regardless of the number of occupants in the vehicle.
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California

PACE Loss Reserve Program

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The PACE Loss Reserve Program administered by the California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority (CAEATFA) works with partners and lenders to support PACE financing for energy or water efficiency and clean energy home improvements. Property owners in a PACE-designated area can use PACE financing for the above home improvements without a down payment and repayment included in their property tax bills. See if a PACE participant serves your county!
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$2,000

California

Clean Vehicle Rebate Project

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The California Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) offers rebates for the purchase or lease of qualified vehicles. Low income applicants are eligible for higher incentives. As of April 23, 2021, limited funding is only available for Rebate Now applicants. All other applications will be placed on a rebate waitlist. Qualified applicants on the rebate waitlist may receive a rebate if the CVRP receives funding from the State of California.
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California

Clean Vehicle Assistance Program Beneficial State Foundation

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Beneficial State Bank has committed to providing loans at an 8% interest rate or lower to participants of the Clean Vehicle Assistance Program.
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$750

California

Clean Fuel Reward

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A point-of-sale reward available to all California residents who purchase or lease of an eligible new Battery Electric (BEV) or Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) vehicle at participating retailers.
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Silicon Valley Clean Energy

Residential EV Rates

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Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) electric vehicle rate schedules, EV-A and EV-B, mirror those of PG&E. With SVCE, you are driving on clean, carbon-free power at a lower rate.
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PG&E

Electric Vehicle Rate Plans

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PG&E offers two electric vehicle rate plans for residential customers. EV2A combines your vehicle's electricity costs with those of your residence. EV-B involves the installation of another meter, which separates your vehicle's electricity costs from those of your home.
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Bay Area AQMD

EV Discount Campaign

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Drive Clean Bay Area is partnering with Cartelligent, a Bay Area concierge car broker, to offer the EV Discount Campaign. Receive preferred pricing on select EVs and PHEVs if you live in the Bay Area.
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Bay Area AQMD

Clean Air Vehicle Discount

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During commute times, clean air vehicles can receive toll discounts on Bay Area Bridges.

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