Bmw i8 model. The bmw i8 is a plug in hybrid sports car developed by bmwthe i8 is part of bmws electric fleet project i being marketed as a new sub brand bmw ithe 2015 model year bmw i8 has a 71 kwh lithium ion battery pack that delivers an all electric range of 37 km 23 mi under the new european driving cycleunder the united states environmental protection agency cycle the range in ev mode is 24. To wow them perhaps the racyspacey new bmw i8 is just the thing. The 2017 bmw i8 is a stunning coupe with gull wing doors that hides a slew of advanced technology though the design may render its energy efficient plug in hybrid powertrain all but irrelevant. The 2017 bmw i8 adds a limited run special edition model called the protonic red edition.
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. 18 members of the bmw i8 club were the first to take delivery of their new roadsters at bmw welt in munich then drove them to villa deste. Use our car buying guide to research bmw i8 prices specs photos videos and more. The entire shape and form follows the bmw i design philosophy including the v shaped black belt.
The bmw i8 coupe has all the characteristics of a full blooded sports car with its long wheelbase short overhangs and a solid posture. In fact combined with its b tax band status and 1345mpg fuel efficiency rating 1569mpg official for the facelifted model it. But the tesla just looks like a car so maybe you fear your less auto inclined peers wont fully appreciate your cutting edginess. The bmw i8 coupe and first ever bmw i8 roadster are icons of progress.