Electric cars have been around since the early 1900s, the turn of the 20th century. So, it really should come as no surprise that several prominent automakers have tinkered with the technology for decades. Luxury automaker BMW has been at it since 1972.
….2012 marks the 40th anniversary of the first all-electric BMW. To celebrate, BMW has put out a brief primer on its EV efforts, starting way back in 1972 at the Munich Olympics.