2017 BMW i8 i8 is a hybrid sports car plug-in developed by BMW. The i8 is part of the BMW “Project i” electric fleet which is marketed under the new name of BMW i. The 2015 model year BMW i8 has a 7.1 kWh lithium-ion battery that offers a 37 km electric range as part of the new European driving cycle. Under the US Environmental Protection Agency, the range in EV mode is 24 km with a small fuel consumption. Its design is strongly influenced by the M1 Hommage Concept which, in turn, pays tribute to BMW’s latest production sports car before the i8: the BMW M1.
The BMW i8 2017 model can go from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.4 seconds and has a limited electronic speed of 250 km / h. The BMW i8 has an energy efficiency of 2.1 L / 100 km (134.5 mpg-imp, 112.0 mpg-US) under the NEDC test with carbon emissions of 49 g / km. The EPA evaluated the combined fuel economy of i8 to 76 equivalents (3.1 liters of gas equivalent / 100 km, gas equivalent 91 mpg-imp) and ’29 miles per gallon when used in gas mode pure.
The first turbo-diesel concept was presented at the 2009 International Motor Show in Germany. The production version of the BMW i8 was unveiled at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show. The i8 was launched in Germany in June 2014 Deliveries to retailers in the United States. Started in August 2014. Global sales since mid-2014 totaled more than 10,000 BMW i8 in early November 2016, making the i8 the best-selling electric-electric sports car. The main sales markets are the United States, the United Kingdom and Germany.
2017 BMW i8 Concept
The plug-in hybrid electric vehicle of the 2017 BMW i8 Concept includes an electric motor on the front axle that drives the 96 kW (131 PS, 129 horsepower) and 250 Nm (184 lb-ft) front wheels, a 1.5-liter turbocharged 3 With a torque output of 260 kW (354 PS, 349 hp) and 550 N · m (221 lbs / ft), with a power output of 164 kW (223 PS, 220 hp) and 300 N · m 406 lbs. Ft), a lithium-ion battery of 7.2 kWh (26 MJ) that allows an all-electric range of 35 km (22 mi). All four wheels provide regenerative braking. The location of the battery in the power tunnel gives the vehicle a low center of gravity, improving its dynamics. Its maximum speed is electronically limited to 250 km / h (155 mph) and should go from 0 to 100 km / h (0 to 60 mph) in 4.6 seconds. Under normal driving conditions, the i8 should provide 80 mpg-US (2.9 L / 100 km, 96 mpg-imp) in the European cycle. A full charge of the battery will take less than 2 hours using 220V. The positioning of the engine and the engine on the axles offers an optimal 50/50 weight distribution
2017 BMW i8 Special Edition
The special edition of 2018BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition was presented at the Geneva International Motor Show in 2016. The proton red edition will be produced at the BMW Leipzig factory from July 2016. This special edition car Is a proton red paint finished with accents in gray glossy gray. The combination of colors is complemented by BMW W-470 light alloy wheels painted in gray metallic orbit with matt aluminum painted cubes and mixed-size tires (front: 215/45 R20, rear: 245/40 R20). Inside the 2017 BMW
i8 there is a double red seam and high-quality carbon fiber applications and a ceramic finish.
2017 BMW i8 Roadster
The 2017 BMW i8 Spyder concept was introduced at the Beijing Motor Show in 2012. In October 2016, BMW announced that the roadster variant would be added to the BMW i line in 2018. The i8 Roadster should get a battery of greater range and You Have only 2 seats. The ceiling should be a manually removable roof package fro 2017 BMW i8 model.