According to Bloomberg, development of the BMW-Toyota joint sports car project has moved beyond the technical feasibility study stage and is now in the concept design phase:
BMW, Toyota Push Development of Midsize Sports Car
November 6, 2014
Cooperation on the underpinnings of the vehicles “has moved ... CONTINUED
EVO takes the BMW i8 out against the R8 and 911.
Can the i8 possibly keep up against these sports car icons? Read on...
Photoshoot of some of BMW's most exclusive (and expensive) cars produced to date - the BMW i8 and Z8. And one lucky owner owns both.
Automobile has posted what it thinks are details behind the BMW i8S, a supercar that will celebrate BMW's 100th anniversary in 2016.
In 2016, BMW turns 100. There will be plenty to celebrate in that centenary year, including the first fuel-cell-powered BMW (based on ... CONTINUED
Boss of BMW M division says a supercar to rival the Audi R8 and Mercedes-AMG GT is highly desirable, but hugely expensive.
With a new RS-designed Audi R8 arriving next year and the Mercedes-AMG GT also on sale early in 2015, you could forgive BMW ... CONTINUED
Congratulations to Mike, an already lucky guy who owns a BMW M1, who has now added the i8 to his garage.
Large-scale manufacturing of cars made with lightweight carbon fiber is moving closer to reality as costs start to fall, according to a materials-development group that has BMW AG as a partner.
MAI Carbon Cluster Management GmbH, a research effort supported by Germany's federal government, businesses ... CONTINUED
German tuning firm, Manhart, has posted teasers of its supposed upcoming BMW i8. Though these are just photoshopped images for now, it appears that they plan to maintain the factory exterior while adding bright dashes of paints on some accent pieces, as well as ... CONTINUED
BIMMERPOST member and i8 owner shares some tips and observations after 880 miles with the car.
Overall sales of BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles have continued to grow, making it the BMW Group’s best ever September. A total of 199,799 vehicles were delivered to customers, an increase of 5.3% on the same month last year (189,664). The first three quarters ... CONTINUED
To most, the BMW i8 already features a highly stylized modern design, but German Special Customs, a designer of aftermarket exteriors and interiors, thinks that they can do better. They've released these renderings of their planned "iTron" kit for the i8.
Jalopnik scores the BMW i8 a 92/100 in their latest review. Their score composite:
Exterior: 10/10Interior: 9/10Acceleration: 9/10Braking: 8/10Ride: 8/10Handling: 8/10Gearbox: 9/10Toys: 10/10Audio: 9/10Value: 12/10
Their wrap-up: On performance and price, the i8 technically competes with ... CONTINUED
Beautiful post-delivery pics of a beautiful i8, from The Netherlands.
Beautiful night time photoshoot featuring the BMW i8, M6 and M4.
Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 8.6 percent in September for a total of 25,586 compared to 23,568 vehicles sold in September, 2013. Year-to-date, the BMW brand is up 11.3 percent on sales of 236,591 compared to 212,565 sold in the first nine months ... CONTINUED
The BMW i8 may be a halo status car, but that doesn't mean everyone who buys intends for it to only serve those purposes.
BMW i8 owner Pitkis wastes little time in placing his BMW i8 onto the track and he shares his experience with ... CONTINUED
The BMW M4 and i8 participate in Motor Trend's World's Greatest Drag Race 4, which contains all 10 contenders from Motor Trend's 2014 Best Driver's Car competition.
Pro driver Randy Pobst hot laps the new 2015 BMW i8 around Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for Motor Trend's 2014 Best Driver's Car. The i8 placed 8th in this year's competition.