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Tag: BMW i8
We all know what AC Schnitzer can do to BMWs and this i8 police car is the result of the German tuner's impregnable creativity with Bimmers.
This most recent video by CarWow gives us a four-way race between a BMW i8 plug-in hybrid, facing against some tough internal combustion engine competition.
Business Insider says that cars are a reflection of culture and the national zeitgeist. So it is no surprise that the Tesla Model 3 is the coolest car of 2018.
For BMW to be successful in the electric vehicle market, the German carmaker will have to achieve the needed range. It targets over 400 miles.
Thanks to an ECU tune, this BMW i8 outputs 390 horsepower. Watch it race vehicles such as the Porsche 996 Turbo, BMW M3, Chevy Corvette and more.
The BMW i8 was upgraded and is now equipped with an 11.6 kWh battery, 63% more capacity than the old i8, yet range improves only slightly.
While the Vossen wheels feature a unique futuristic design,it's the wrap that pushes this hybrid high-performance machine to a whole new level.
While everyone was hoping for an all-electric powertrain, it seems the bosses in Munich wanna stick with a hybrid setup
The tuner's upgrades don't address the i8 Roadster's powertrain though, so it's still no match for the likes of say the upcoming Tesla Roadster.
BMW announced expansion of its Leipzig plant in Germany to increase production capacity from 250,000 annually to 350,000 annually by 2020.
Seems like gold is in fashion these days as BMW just made their own golden version of the i3 and i8. The Bavarian marque put actual 24-carat gold onto the paint job
This high-performance BMW i8 hybrid model from the Bavarian car maker is both a fantastic look into the future of the car culture, but also, a clear showcase of...
BMW began deliveries of the i8 Roadster - first 18 units with a special surprise for the members of the BMW i8 Club, are inscribed with “1 of 18”.
For us, it was kind of surprising that in 19 states, the most often searched vehicle was the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid, while the Mitsubishi i-MiEV was most popular...
Sales are going strong at the moment and BMW doesn’t plan to introduce a more powerful powertrain for the i8 family in order to attract new buyers. In fact...
With electric range well below 20, each of these 14 plug-in hybrids are compliance plays. We'd suggest you cross them off your list and consider instead...
Is it the better, more contemporary alternative to the likes of the Audi R8 Spyder, Porsche 911 Cabriolet, and other topless supercars? We drive it to find out.