Bmw i8 v8 sound. Start of texrail passenger service delayed indefinitely due to government shutdown cbs dallas. What type of driver is the bmw i8 for and what utility does it best serve. Artificial sound also alerts the driver if the car is switched on lest someone simply try to walk out of a running car abandoning controls and causing accident. Bms bmw i8 v8 gtr is in a nutshell an i8 with a bmw s65 v8 swapped into its chassis.
Okay so its not really an i8 so much as it is a bespoke race car with sort of an i8 body on it. It delivers the sound youd expect from such a wild looking racer. What was the reason for creating a fake engine sound in the bmw i8. Belgiums hamofa motorsport has been racing a specially prepared bmw i8 gtr for the 2018 season of the belcar racing series.
Its not really even an i8. Changes coming to i 17 roundabouts knxv phoenix. Believe it or not. Built over a tube frame silhouette chassis this i8 is packing a modified v8 from an e90 generation bmw m3 making 540 horsepower.
But it is undoubtedly awesome. Its not a hybrid. This bmw i8 race car has the screaming v8 from a z4 gte. Loud engine exhaust sound idle revs revving car automobile racecar canon legria hf g40 dm 100 dm100 mic microphon rob verhoeven kris mark hamofa motorsport racing bmw i8 i8v8 v8 i8gtr gtr.
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.