The BMW i8 participated in the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed Hill Climb recently. Here's BMW's hybrid electric car in beautiful crystal white on display and in action during the hill climb.
Six wins thanks to Efficient Dynamics: with its current range of models and engines, BMW has achieved outstanding success in the 2014 "Green Mobility Trophy" awards presented by the automobile magazine "Auto Zeitung". Based on a reader survey, the awards were won by the ... CONTINUED
Here is the U.S. pricing guide for the first BMW i8 model year. The 2015 i8 starts at $135,700 base price.
The Goodwood Festival of Speed, 26-29 June 2014, will see a trio of spectacular BMWs drive up the famous 1.16 mile hill. BMW's most advanced sport car ever, the new BMW i8, will be seen for the first time in the UK along with ... CONTINUED
SIGFest is the annual meeting of the members of the E30 M3 Special Interest Group. This year marks the 15th SIGFest gathering and could not have been held at a better venue, BMW of North America. BMW NA was kind enough to open their ... CONTINUED
BMW is currently showcasing some of its latest and most exciting models at the London Canary Wharf MotorExpo - the F82 M4 Coupe, F80 M3 Sedan, BMW i8.
The new BMW Smart Charging App makes it possible for BMW i customers to automatically identify the best rates and times for charging their electric vehicles at home. Developed by the BMW Group and available for Android and iOS devices, the BMW Smart Charging ... CONTINUED
BMW AG: made history on June 5th by delivering the first eight i8's to their customers at the BMW Welt. The i8 is on schedule to break our preconceived notions of what a "green" car is. I envy these first eight customers, of the ... CONTINUED
Good video showing the technologies and engineering used to reduce weight and increase efficiency of the BMW i8. Look for these ideas and processes to flow down to traditional powered models in the coming years.
The first TV Spots for the new BMW i8 for UK and European markets showcase the genesis and purpose of the i8 symbolised by one simple statement that highlights the i8 and the philosophy behind BMWi.
Achieving the Impossible.
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Two weeks ago, the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid ushered in the era of the new sports car - or so it appeared. The "most revolutionary car we ... CONTINUED
With the all-electric BMW i3 already on the market and the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car poised for its own launch, the BMW Group portfolio boasts the world’s first premium automobiles purpose-designed for zero-emission mobility.
The international media launch of the BMW i8 in ... CONTINUED
The BMW i8 gets some even more aggressive bodywork in these renderings featuring carbon fiber aero kit and aftermarket wheels.
Chris Harris takes a 24 hour trip to Los Angeles to drive the new BMW i8. He hated the flight, but the i8 left a positive impression on the team. Capable of 23 miles all electric before the 3-cylinder turbocharged motor kicks in to ... CONTINUED
Can the BMW i8 drift? Seems we'll be seeing that answered soon by a Chris Harris review on Road & Track, but for now here are some real life performance figures from their instrumented test of the i8.
The i8 was able to cover 0-60mph ... CONTINUED
Reviews of the production BMW i8 are now rolling in... check out the verdicts inside.
April 24 (Bloomberg) --- The ultra high-end electric and hybrid car space is suddenly getting a bit more crowded in China. Tesla had the first deliveries of the Model S to Chinese customers this week, while BMW will roll out its hybrid i8 super ... CONTINUED
The BMWUSA page for the BMW i8 has been updated, with a pleasant surprise - the 0-60 mph has dropped to 4.2 seconds (from earlier estimates of 4.5 seconds).