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BMW i8 Wins International Engine of the Year Award

by Tim Jones on June 21, 2017 at 12:26:00 PM
BMW i8 Wins International Engine of the Year Award

For the third year in a row the BMW i8 takes home the International Engine of the Year Award. With it's hybrid electric and 1.5 liter gasoline engine the i8 goes 0-60 in just 4.2 seconds while getting 76 MPGe.

The hybrid powertrain gives the i8 sports car performance, all wheel drive and the fuel economy of a smaller car. The three-peat is a well deserved win for BMW i.

BMW i8 now available for European Delivery Program

by Tim Jones on April 17, 2017 at 06:18:00 PM
BMW i8 now available for European Delivery Program

BMW has released a series of updates to their European Delivery Program. The standout change is the inclusion of the i8.

Limited edition Protonic Frozen Black and Yellow BMW i8

by Tim Jones on February 01, 2017 at 08:09:00 PM
Limited edition Protonic Frozen Black and Yellow BMW i8

The line-up of exclusive, limited-run special editions of the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car continues to expand in number.

ChargeNow expands to more than 50 metro areas

by Tim Jones on January 26, 2017 at 01:09:00 PM

BMW of North America announced the expansion of ChargeNow by EVgo programs (including ChargeNow DC Fast) to more than 50 metro areas* in the US, encompassing the entire EVgo public charging network, the largest public DC Fast charging network in the nation.

BMW confirms i8 Roadster for 2018

by Tim Jones on November 03, 2016 at 11:33:00 AM
BMW confirms i8 Roadster for 2018

BMW is now going forward with a production version of the i8 Roadster. It probably won't look as extreme as the i Vision concept but as it's based on the i8 styling it's going to be wild.

Three years since the launch of BMW i - 100,000 electrified BMW

by Tim Jones on November 03, 2016 at 10:50:00 AM
Three years since the launch of BMW i - 100,000 electrified BMW

Three years of BMW i, three years of innovation, three years of holistic sustainable mobility: since its launch in November 2013.

BMW Group Design and Garage Italia i3 and i8 Concepts

by Mark Jurista on October 05, 2016 at 02:38:00 PM
BMW Group Design and Garage Italia i3 and i8 Concepts

A collaboration between BMW Group Design and Garage Italia Customs has produced an innovative colour and material concept of two concept cars based on current BMW i models.

The BMW i3 Garage Italia CrossFade and the BMW i8 Garage Italia CrossFade was presented on September 30, 2016 at the start of the Mondial de l’Automobile 2016 in Paris.

10 Things You Didn't Know About The BMW i8

by Tim Jones on August 11, 2016 at 03:21:00 PM
10 Things You Didn't Know About The BMW i8

Engineering Explained runs through 10 things you might not know about the BMW i8. The BMW i8 brings a lot of firsts not only to BMW, but to the automotive world.

Laser headlights now available on the 2016 BMW i8

by Tim Jones on October 08, 2015 at 08:03:00 PM

We just got our hands on the 2016 BMW i8 pricing sheet and it has a big surprise for us. For the first time BMW will be offering laser lighting in the US.

MY 2015 i3 Pricing and Ordering Guides

by Tim Jones on August 05, 2015 at 05:52:00 PM

The i3 is constructed from the ground up primarily from lightweight carbon fiber for maximum range. Looking to get an i3? check out the pricing and ordering guides










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