BMW i8 is a hybrid car with a combination of 3-cylinder diesel engine, turbocharger, plus an electric motor which is claimed to produce 328 PS power.
Another greatnessof this car is able to sprint from 0-100 km / h in 5 seconds and reaches a top speed of 248 km / h (in Germany, a top speed of cars is limited to 240 km / h).
With Lithium-ion batteries, i8 capable of traveling up to 35 km. However, if you travel a distance farther than that, such as out of town, then the 3-cylindergasoline engine will take part.
I8 hybrid system power off 220 hp and 300 Nm of torque to both rear wheels. 0-100 kph is achieved less than 5 seconds and a maximum speed of 250 kph.Fuel consumption is claimed i8 33.33 km / liter.
2 +2 sports car has a long dimension of 4632 mm, width 1955 mm, and height1280 mm. While the wheelbase of 2.8 meters. 150 liters of luggage volume.
BMW i3 and i8 will be produced in Leipzig Germany. To produce two models the BMW Group spend up to 400 million euros.
BMW i8 go on sale in 2013.Although prices have not been announced, media reports estimate that this car will be sold at 160,000 U.S. dollars.