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BMW i8 Cars

Rs. 2.14 - 2.14 Cr *

Ex-showroom Price (New Delhi)

The BMW i8 is a hybrid sports car. It uses the BMW eDrive technology which uses the advantages of an electric motor and combustion engine technologies. The BMW i8 is very aerodynamic in nature and is build using intelligent lightweight construction with Carbon Fibre. It has two engines with one being BMW TwinPower Turbo 1.5L 3 Cylinder petrol engine and the other an electric engine. Standard features include LED headlights with LASERLIGHT and DRL’s, Scissor Doors and Ambient Light Design.

BMW i8

BMW i8 Car Key Features

  • The carbon fibre compartment of the BMW i8 makes it light yet strong

  • The hybrid engine of the BMW i8 offers a good balance between performance and fuel efficiency

  • The BMW i8 is offered with a Lithium-Ion high voltage battery

Pros
  • Futuristic technology.
  • Competitive price tag
Cons
  • Limited electric range.
  • Boot space is less

BMW i8 Variant Specifications

Powertrain
Engine Name
Cubic Capacity
Number Of Cylinders
Valves Per Cylinder
Cylinder Configuration
Torque
Power
Valve Train
Drive Train
Transmission
Number Of Gears
Steering Type
Fuel Type
Micro Hybrids
Certified Fuel Efficiency
Front Suspension
Rear Suspension
Exterior
Length
Width
Height
Wheelbase
Ground Clearance
Kerb Weight
Gross Weight
Boot Space
Fuel Capacity
Seating Capacity
Front Tyre Size
Rear Tyre Size
Wheel Size
Wheel Type
Turning Radius
Front Brake Setup
Rear Brake Setup
Features
Material Combination
Driving Modes
Cooled Glovebox
Central Locking
Child Lock
Engine Immobilizer
Airconditioner
Rear Vents
Steering Mounted Controls
Steering Adjustment
Front Seat Adjustment
Rear Seat Adjustment
Driver Armrest
Reverse Camera
Parking Sensors
Auto-Dimming Mirrors
Cruise Control
Screen Interface
Power Windows
ORVMs
Rear Defogger
Sunroof
Power Steering
Safety
Seat Belt Warning
Door Ajar Warning
ABS
EBD
ESP
Hill Climb
Hill Descent Assist
Automatic Braking
Collision Warning
Driver Stress Monitoring
Pre Accident Safety Adjustment
Emergency Assistance
Airbags
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • BMW i8 1.5 Hybrid
    Rs 2.14 Cr *
    Electric
    1499 cc
    3
    4
    Inline
    570 Nm
    357 hp
    DOHC
    All wheel drive
    Automatic
    6
    EPS
    Petrol
    No
    47.454 kml
    N/A
    N/A
     
    4689 mm
    1942 mm
    1298 mm
    2800 mm
    117 mm
    N/A
    N/A
    N/A
    42 L
    4
    215/45 R20
    215/45 R20
    20 inch
    Alloy
    N/A
    Disc
    Disc
     
    Leather
    Yes
    No
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Automatic
    No
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    No
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    No
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Electrically adjustable and retractable
    Yes
    No
    Yes
     
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    No
    No
    Yes
    No
    No
    No
    Yes
    Driver, co-driver, side, curatin and knee
    Yes

  • BMW i8 Exterior

    BMW i8

    The BMW i8 takes styling to a completely new future proof level. It is made using aluminium composite carbon fibre and polycarbonate glass which gives the car a very sturdy and a light structure. The hybrid sports car comes with fluidic lines, aerodynamic design, scissor doors, floating roofline, the BMW standard kidney grille, LED lights at the front and back. They add to the futuristic beauty of the car plus also makes sure that it creates a footprint in the new hybrid car scene.

  • BMW i8 Interior

    BMW i8

    The BMW i8 gets ambient light with mood lights, leather upholstered seat covers and leather finished instrument panel to add to the exquisite future quotient. It also gets Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control with microfilter. The front seats are electrically adjustable for driver and co-passenger with lumbar support along with memory function. The car was launched with a lot of bells and whistles and lives to its reputation because it looks close to perfection. The multifunction M leather steering wheel carries gearshift paddles which provide hassle free gear shifting. Interior mirrors come with anti-dazzle function. There is also a start/stop button also with an electric steering column adjustment with memory function

  • BMW i8 Engine

    BMW i8

    BMW i8 comes with an electric motor with a capacity of 7.1kWh whereas the petrol engine is 1.5-litres in capacity. The motor comes paired with a 2 speed synchro switching steptronic transmission gearbox in the front whereas the twinpower turbo charging unit with the 1.5-litre petrol engine is housed at the rear end. Both the engines together can deliver a power of 357PS with a torque of 570Nm.

  • BMW i8 Transmission

    BMW i8

    The BMW i8 is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission with Drivelogic. It delivers torque to the rear wheels resulting to a drive that’s beyond expectation

  • BMW i8 Braking and Safety

    In terms of safety, it comes with DSC, CBC, ABS with brake assist and airbags. It also has an electronic vehicle immobiliser and crash sensor. It also comes with side-impact protection with runflat tyres with reinforced side walls.

  • BMW i8 Mileage

    The BMW i8 delivers a mileage output of 37kmpl whereas with the combination of petrol and electric motor delivers a mileage of nearly 47.45kmpl.

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