The next generation bmw i8 hybrid sports car will place a greater emphasis on performance.
Bmw sports car i8 black.
The 2020 bmw i8 boasts outside the box styling and a plug in powertrain that saves fuel but it lacks the performance of more exotic sports cars.
The bmw i8 ultimate sophisto edition is the final chapter in the story of a very special car which since its launch in 2014 has become the worlds most successful plug in hybrid sports car.
The bmw i8 is a new age sports car but it proves that the basic tenets of involving handling strong straight line performance and eye catching styling will always be central to the sports car proposition.
Bmw would have you believe the new i8 is the sports car of the future and its a believable claim of a car thats daring exotic and state of the art in every way.
In just six years it sold more than 20000 units and in doing so redefined the expectations of modern driving pleasure.
Available as the bmw i8 coupe and bmw i8 roadster these first plug in hybrid models of the bmw group have secured their place in bmw history as the worlds most successful sports car with electrified drive.
The event was to be a dramatic success.
The bmw i8 is the worlds first sports car that had been developed with sustainability in mind right from the outset.
Thanks to bmws globally unique recycling concept new cfrp components can be constructed from cast offs expending fewer resources for each new i8.
They had developed two concept cars to display one aggressively styled sports car the i8 prototype and one obvious urban transporter the i3 prototype.
With its clever hybrid drivetrain the i8 is very nearly as accelerative as a porsche 911 carrera but it can also cover close to 32 kilometres in electric only mode which makes it a.
At the same time the bmw i8 developed into the worlds most successful sports car with an electrified drive system.
It will use a powerful plug in hybrid powertrain with up to 600 horsepower.
Renewable energy powers the production of the bmw i8 at the bmw factory in leipzig one of the worlds most sustainable car manufacturing plants.