Bmw i8 new car. The entire shape and form follows the bmw i design philosophy including the v shaped black belt. 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. These innovative plug in hybrid vehicles represent the future of electric mobility while capturing the classic emotions of freedom and exhilaration you expect from a bmw. The bmw i8 has redefined what a supercar can be.
Its performance is. Bmw would have you believe that the new i8 is the sports car of the future and its a believable claim of a car that is daring exotic and state of the art in just about every way you might. Msrp starts at 163300. With bedroom poster looks ground hugging proportions and butterfly doors its the most striking car bmw has ever made.
However the i8s drivetrain upgrades arent the biggest news for bmws alt powertain i brand. The bmw i8 coupe has all the characteristics of a full blooded sports car with its long wheelbase short overhangs and a solid posture. Benjamin zhangbusiness insider the bmw i8 is a technological tour de force. The bmw i8 coupe and first ever bmw i8 roadster are icons of progress.
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. Learn more with truecars review of the bmw i8 specs photos and more. The big news for 2019 is that the i8 is now available as a roadster with a folding soft top and two seats instead of the two plus two arrangement found in the coupe.