2018 bmw i3 electric car. Learn more with truecars review of the bmw i3 specs photos and more. Just as before the i3 is available in an all electric form or as a range extended petrol electric version that falls back on a two cylinder petrol engine when its drive battery becomes depleted. It maintains the brands rear wheel drive tradition but it uses a 168bhp electric motor under the boot floor combined with a lithium ion battery. From the all electric bmw i3 and i3s to the sleek sporty plug in hybrid bmw i8 coupe and i8 roadster welcome to the world of electric mobility.
Description bmw of north america llc bmw is recalling certain 2014 2018 bmw i3 electric and hybrid electric vehicles. Check out the 2019 bmw car models starting prices and ratings from our experts at car and driver. Its carbon fiber reinforced plastic body shell aluminum underpinnings and battery. Sure you pay for quality but there are better less pricey ev values out there.
The 2018 bmw i3s is an expensive option for an electric city car. Bmw has told its dealers to hold all sales of its 2018 i3 electric car due to a compliance issue detected by the nhtsa. The bmw i3 is a b class high roof hatchback manufactured and marketed by bmw with an electric powertrain using rear wheel drive via a single speed transmission and featuring an underfloor li ion battery pack. The i3 is unlike any other current bmw on sale.
Msrp starts at 48300. The i3 and i3s are offered with an optional range extending gasoline enginethe i3 was bmws first mass produced zero emissions vehicle and was launched as part of bmws electric vehicle. Detailed trim level price information and inventory for the 2018 bmw i3.