Plug-in Hybrid PHEV
Engine Gasoline / Electric
Electric motor power - / 96 kW
Battery 7.1 kWh
Power Reserve (NEDC / EPA / WLTP) 37 km
Charging time (220V / 380V / DC) 2 h. / - / -
Acceleration 0-100 km / h 4.4 s
Maximum speed 250 km / h
BMW i8 PHEV Owner's Manual & Brochure PDF above the page.
The BMW i8 is a sports plug-in hybrid car that offers fuel economy, the possibility of using it as an electric car while maintaining dynamic qualities, as well as driving pleasure.
The power plant of the BMW i8 is represented by a unique drive, which essentially changes the approach in determining the sporty type of engine.
The car is equipped with a hybrid system based on BMW eDrive technology, which combines a 1.5 liter 3-cylinder gasoline engine and an electric motor, the collaboration of which offers incredible driving characteristics.
The maximum speed of the car is 250 km / h, on pure electric energy a sports car can drive about 24 km (EPA cycle) with a maximum speed of 120 km / h.
Acceleration to 100 km / h takes 4.4 seconds, and fuel consumption in hybrid mode is about 2.1 liters per 100 km.
The innovative body design of the BMW i8 has created the optimal combination of lightness and a lowered center of gravity among all the cars of the brand. This combination is ideal for the driving characteristics of a sports car: stability, handling, dynamics.
The ultralight body materials and the modern BMW EfficientDynamics technology package have made the car extremely fast.