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Motor Trend Video BMW i8 – “Is i The New M?”

To answer the question, it may very possibly be the new M. Why? Because the i8 presents something that is innovative and capable of outperforming the competition…and it does that very efficiently. The innovations for the i8 include an electric motor powered by a 5 kWh Lithium Ion battery pack…

3 years ago by Mike Anthony 2

Motor Trend Comparison: Tesla Model S Versus BMW i8

MotorTrend takes the new 2014 BMW i8 and compares it against “the reigning green-car champ” high-performance, fully electric Tesla Model S P85+. The top-of-the-line P85 comes with with 416 hp, 443 lb-ft of torque at 0 rpm, some handling tweaks, a jumbo 85 kilowatt-hour battery pack rated at 265 miles…

3 years ago by Inside EVs Staff 28