New bmw i8 2018. The bmw i8 coupe is being refreshed to match the new i8 roadster and you can see both at this weeks detroit motor show. It has been teased for months and has now finally been debuted ahead of it going on. The bmw name model names and logo are registered trademarks. Bmw has revised its i8 for 2018 introducing an all new open top versionthe i8 roadster sits alongside a revised coupe losing the latters solid roof and back seats while gaining 60kg and an.
By august 2018 electrified vehicles accounted for almost 7 percent of global bmw and mini sales compared with a little more than 4 percent in the. The i8 is a key part of bmws electric plans. November 2018 by joe lorio photos by chris. 2019 bmw i8 roadster makes a showier high tech showpiece bmws postmodern supercar takes a traditional step by popping its top and is better for it.
The central part of the i8 is a new architecture called lifedrive that was inaugurated by the. The bmw i8 is essentially by itself in the plug in hybrid. Its a modest upgrade to the futuristic plug in hybrid sports car. New bmw i8 roadster 2018 has debuted alongside an updated version of the coupe at the los angeles auto show.
Visit your authorized bmw center for important details. The top brass at bmw wants to build a new supercar based on the i8 platform a successor of sorts to the m1 of its past. C2018 bmw of north america llc. Introducing the electric side of bmw.