Bmw i8 v8 engine. The bmw i8 is the first bmw production model to be powered by a three cylinder gasoline engine and the resulting specific output of 115 kw 154 hp per liter of displacement is on a par with high performance sports car engines and is the highest of any engine produced by the bmw group. Jump to navigation jump to search. Bmw has produced automotive petrolgasoline engines in the following layouts. The top gear car review.
A team is racing in belgium with a bmw i8 silhouette car that puts a big naturally aspirated v8 behind the driver. Bmw is also well known for its history of straight six inline six. Inline four straight four and v8. The engine gets quieter when its running and for much of the time its turned off.
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Bms bmw i8 v8 gtr is in a nutshell an i8 with a bmw s65 v8 swapped into its chassis. Built over a tube frame silhouette chassis this i8 is packing a modified v8 from an e90 generation bmw m3 making 540 horsepower. A german tuner has turned the hybrid bmw i8 into a v8 engined monster. Any concerns you may have had about the hybrid bmw i8 being only a sports car with supercar looks need to be relinquished because the carbon fiber bmw of the future is about to be packed and.
Gabura racing technologies a german tuner specialized in race transmissions and custom builds has created the most powerful bmw i8 to date by adding 44 liter v8 engine from the bmw m6.