DESIGN & SAFETY
The BMW i8 is not your average sports car. It’s an aerodynamic masterpiece thoughtfully designed to channel airflow and maximize efficiency. From it’s precise lines to it’s short overhangs, every aspect of the stunning architecture gives the distinct impression that the i8 is racing forward, even when standing still. The scissor doors open forward and upward like wings, creating a distinctly futuristic experience to it’s sporty appeal.
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
The BMW i8 is full of advanced technologies to enhance the driving experience. The BMW i8 features a number of cutting-edge driver assist features, including cruise control system with braking function, a rain sensor including automatic headlight activation, and Park Distance Control with sensors at the front and rear of the car. The standard Navigation system links up with a version of the proactive drivetrain management system specially developed for the BMW i8 to offer unparalleled route guidance support.
PERFORMANCE & POWER
As a plug-in hybrid, the BMW i8 combines an electric motor with a combustion engine for unparalleled power and performance. Launching from 0 to 60 mph in 4.2 seconds, this vehicle is as efficient as it is dynamic. The all-electric motor is situated on the front axle, while the TwinPower Turbo 3-cylinder engine drives the rear axle. When combined, these two elements deliver an innovative all-wheel drive sports car with a total system output of 357 horsepower, 420 lb-ft of torque as well as an added electrical boost inherent to eDrive vehicles. BMW’s revolutionary eDrive delivers 129-hp of pure electric power. The BMW i8 comes with the BMWi Charging Station, allowing you to fully charge 7.1 kWh battery pack in just an hour and a half.