Posts Tagged bmw i8

BMW Sold A Record 13,271 Plug-In EVs In December, 103,080 In 2017

The BMW Group once again improved its monthly record of plug-in electric vehicle sales in December, achieving 13,271 deliveries (up 79.5% year-over-year) – significantly more than the previous high set in November (11,710). The share of plug-in vehicles to total BMW light passenger sales volume reached a new record of 5.7%. Last…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 31

BMW i8 Rendered In Crossover Form

Rendered as a crossover, the BMW i8 actually looks decent. Who’d of thought the low-slung i8 would make for a passable crossover? Certainly not us. There’s no chance the i8 will ever be produced in this form, but nonetheless it’s still interesting to see the sporty car transformed into a…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 9

BMW i3, i8 Might Die A Slow Death

BMW i3 (i3s), i8 and the latest i8 Roadster could end their lives without next-generation replacements, according to media reports. The German manufacturer launched its BMW i subbrand as dedicated plug-in models, unlike many other carmakers who preferred conversions of existing models. Then, BMW began to develop tons of plug-in…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 35

BMW i8 Roadster/Coupe Promo Video Is Dark, Weird, Bubbly

The i8 Roadster wouldn’t have looked too out of place in Blade Runner. In a new video, BMW highlights the role that the i8 range occupies in the automotive landscape, and it’s clearly not the world of today. The holographic screens and augmented reality on display in this clip look straight out of…

1 month ago by Chris Bruce 9

BMW i8 Gets “The Joker” Treatment – (w/video)

Artist René Turrek did one of the wildest paint jobs we have ever seen on the BMW i8 – a vehicle, which even in factory version, already makes an impression on the street. To make it even more shocking in the night, the car is equipped with LED highlights that changes…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 0

BMW i8 Roadster Debuts

A larger battery pack and a open-top design make the i8 even better. Eight years out from its concept debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show, BMW today has finally pulled the sheets off of its production i8 Roadster. And it was well worth the wait. Complete with a stunning soft-top…

2 months ago by Jeff Perez 55

BMW i8 Spied Sporting Slight Tweaks

It could also be a mild facelift to the existing i8 coupe. There’s plenty of attention focused on the BMW i8 right now, though it’s directed towards the i8 Roadster which is slated to debut in a couple weeks at the Los Angeles Auto Show. But then this car shows up, caught by spy…

3 months ago by Christopher Smith 10

BMW i8 Roadster

BMW i8 Roadster To Get Power Bump, Freshened Cabin

The same gas engine will carry over. The upcoming BMW i8 Roadster has been teased and touted heavily, but its rumored debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show never happened. So, the question remains, just when will wee see the stunning convertible? New reports suggest that its debut will come in just a few…

3 months ago by Jeff Perez 0