2016 BMW i3

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Vehicle information

MPG: 127 City / 107 Hwy / 117 Comb
Engine: Electric
Vehicle type: Subcompact Hatchback
Fuel type: Plug-In Hybrid / 89 Octane
Transmission: 1-Speed Direct Drive
Segment: Luxury Hybrid Electric
Basic warranty: 4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drive type: Rear-Wheel Drive
Seating capacity: 4 Occupants
Safety rating: Not Available

BMW Specs

Engine description
Electric motor torque
184 lb-ft
Fuel description
Plug-In Hybrid
Total horsepower
170 hp
Required fuel rating
89 Octane
Total torque
184 lb-ft
Electric motor horsepower
170 hp
Transmission & drive type
1-Speed Direct Drive
Drive type
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 127 City / 107 Hwy / 117 Comb
Electric / 1-Speed Direct Drive / Electricity
optional drivetrain
MPG: 41 City / 37 Hwy / 39 Comb
Electric / 1-Speed Direct Drive / Gasoline / 87 Octane

Length 13 ft. 1.4 in.

Silhouette side

Height 5 ft. 2.1 in.

Width 6 ft. 8.3 in.

Silhouette front
Aerodynamic drag:
0.3 Cd
Front track:
5 ft. 1.9 in.
Ground clearance:
0 ft. 5.5 in.
5 ft. 2.1 in.
13 ft. 1.4 in.
Maximum seating:
Rear track:
5 ft. 2 in.
Standard seating:
8 ft. 5.2 in.
6 ft. 8.3 in.
Width (no mirrors):
5 ft. 9.9 in.
Front head room:
39.6 in.
Front hip room:
54.8 in.
Front leg room:
40.5 in.
Front shoulder room:
53.6 in.
Maximum cargo volume:
11.8 cu. ft.
Rear head room:
37.2 in.
Rear hip room:
50.4 in.
Rear leg room:
31.9 in.
Rear shoulder room:
49.2 in.
Standard cargo volume:
2.8 cu. ft.
Acceleration (0 - 60 mph):
7.8 secs.
Tires (rear):
Turning circle:
32.3 ft.
Wheel size:
19.0 x 5.0
Wheel size (rear):
19.0 x 5.5
Fuel tank capacity:
1.9 gal.
2899 lbs.
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BMW Pricing

Base price
Destination charge
Gas guzzler tax
Not Applicable
Basic warranty
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Powertrain warranty
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Rust & corrosion warranty
12 Years
Free maintenance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside assistance
4 Years
Hybrid battery warranty
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
Available options
Mineral grey paint with bmw i frozen blue accent
$ 550
$ 500
Platinum silver paint with bmw i frozen blue accent
$ 550
$ 500
Fluid black paint with bmw i blue highlights
$ 550
$ 500
Solar orange metallic paint
$ 550
$ 500
Ionic silver metallic paint
$ 550
$ 500
Sport 20 in. light alloy wheels
$ 1,300
$ 1,185
Giga 19 in. light alloy turbine wheels
$ 0
$ 0
Tera 19 in. light alloy turbine wheels
$ 0
$ 0
Harman-kardon sound system
Harman-kardon sound system

Includes 480 watt harmon/kardon Sound System with digital sound processing, 5.1 HiFi surround sound, and 10 speakers.

$ 800
$ 730
Tera world
Tera world

Includes 19 in. or 20 in. light alloy wheels, universal garage door opener, comfort access keyless entry, smoker's package, and full natural leather seats.

$ 2,500
$ 2,275
Giga world
Giga world

Includes 19 in. or 20 in. light alloy wheels, universal garage door opener, comfort access keyless entry, smoker's package, and leather and cloth seats.

$ 1,500
$ 1,365
Value package
Value package

Includes 19 in. light alloy wheels, universal garage door opener, navigation system, halogen lights with LED daytime running lamps, and deka dark cloth seats.

$ 0
$ 0
Value package plus
Value package plus

Includes comfort access keyless entry, BMW online with BMW apps, and advanced real time traffic information.

$ 600
$ 545
Mega world
Mega world

Includes vehicle with standard equipment.

$ 0
$ 0
Technology package w/ driving assistant
Technology package w/ driving assistant

Includes active driving assistant, navigation system, BMW Online with BMW Apps and advanced real time traffic information.

$ 2,500
$ 2,275
Parking package
Parking package

Includes rear view camera, park distance control, and parking assistant.

$ 1,000
$ 910
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BMW Features

Comfort features
Reading lights: Front, Rear
Floor mats: Front, Rear
Air conditioning
Air filtration
Front air conditioning zones: Single
Front air conditioning: Automatic climate control
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Front headrests: Adjustable
Driver seat
Driver seat: Heated
Passenger seat
Passenger seat: Heated
Upholstery: Cloth(optional), Leather(optional), Premium leather(optional), Leatherette
Front headrests: 2
Rear seat type: 50-50 split bench
Front seat type: Bucket
Passenger seat manual adjustments: Height
Driver seat manual adjustments: Height
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Seatbelt force limiters: Front
Convenience features
Power steering
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Cruise control
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Camera system: Rearview(optional)
Universal remote transmitter: Garage door opener(optional)
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Phone
Power outlet(s): 12v front
Multi-function remote: Proximity entry system(optional), Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Trunk release
Memorized settings
Memorized settings: 2 driver, Audio system, Climate control, Driver seat, Driver side mirror
In-car technology
Audio system
Digital sound processing(optional)
Surround sound: 5.1(optional)
Radio: Am/fm, Hd radio
In-dash cd: Single disc
Premium brand speakers: Harman/kardon(optional)
Premium brand: Harman/kardon(optional)
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
Watts: 480(optional)
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Usb
Total speakers: 10(optional), 4
Satellite communications: Bmw assist
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Real time traffic(optional)
Phone: Hands free
Driver assistance app: Roadside assistance
Navigation system: Touch screen display(optional), Hard drive, Voice recognition
Fuel economy display: Mpg
External temperature display
Driver information system
Multi-functional information center
One-touch windows: 4
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Tire type: All season
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Tire pressure monitoring system
Wheel diameter: 20 inch(optional)
Ambient lighting
Taillights: Led
Daytime running lights: Led(optional)
Front fog lights
Headlights: Auto delay off, Auto on/off, Cornering, Dusk sensing, Led
Liftgate window: Fixed
Rear door type: Power liftgate
Chassis & suspension
Rear stabilizer bar
Rear suspension type: Multi-link
Rear suspension classification: Independent
Rear shock type: Gas
Front shock type: Gas
Front suspension classification: Independent
Front struts: Macpherson
Front stabilizer bar
Powertrain & drivetrain
Electric motor miles per charge: 72
Electric charge cord: 240 volt
Electric motor hp: 170
Electric motor power output (kilowatts): 125
Electric motor charging time: 4 hours
Electric motor torque: 184
Push-button start(optional)
Electric motor battery type: Lithium ion
Electric vehicle extended range generator number of cylinders: 2
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BMW Colors

Ionic silver metallic w / bmw i frozen blue accent
Mineral grey w / bmw i frozen blue accent
Fluid black w / bmw i blue highlight
Capparis white w / bmw i frozen blue accent
Platinum silver w / bmw i frozen blue accent
Solar orange metallic w / frozen grey accent
Deka dark cloth
Mega carum spice grey / carum spice grey
Giga cassia / carum spice grey
Tera dalbergia brown
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BMW Safety

Safety ratings
Rating category
Rating score
No Data Available
Safety: standard features
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags
Side curtain airbags
Rear, front
Front airbags
Brake drying
Rear brake type
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Regenerative braking system
Cornering brake control
Power brakes
Braking assist
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Emergency braking preparation
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
Power door locks
Dimming rearview mirror
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Side mirror adjustments
Power folding, power
Side mirrors
Heated, auto-dimming
Parking sensors
Anti-theft system
Alarm with remote, engine immobilizer, alarm
Stability and traction
Stability control
Traction control
Safety: optional features
Parking sensors
Rearview monitor
In dash
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BMW i3 Select a Style:

Plug-In Hybrid 4dr Hatchback w/Range Extender
Plug-In Hybrid 4dr Hatchback
w/Range Extender
Electric 1A
MPG 127 City / 107 Hwy / 117 Comb
Engine Electric
MSRP $ 46,250