2016 BMW i8

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MPG: 80 City / 72 Hwy / 76 Comb
Engine: 1.5L Inline3, Twin Turbocharged
Vehicle type: Midsize Coupe
Fuel type: Plug-In Hybrid / 91 Octane
Transmission: 6-Speed Shiftable Automatic
Segment: Luxury Hybrid Electric Exotic High Performance
Basic warranty: 4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drive type: All-Wheel Drive
Seating capacity: 4 Occupants
Safety rating: Not Available

BMW Specs

Engine
Engine description
1.5L Inline3, Twin Turbocharged
Engine horsepower
228 hp
Fuel description
Plug-In Hybrid
Engine max horsepower
228 hp @ 5800 rpm
Bore & stroke
3.23 in. x 3.72 in.
Torque
236 lb-ft
Cam type
Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC)
Max torque
236 lb-ft @ 3700 rpm
Fuel induction
Direct Injection (DI)
Electric motor horsepower
129 hp
Number of valves
12
Electric motor torque
184 lb-ft
Valve timing
Variable Valve Timing
Total horsepower
357 hp
Required fuel rating
91 Octane
Total torque
420 lb-ft
Engine compression ratio
9.5:1
Transmission & drive type
Transmission
6-Speed Shiftable Automatic
Drive type
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 80 City / 72 Hwy / 76 Comb
1.5L Inline3, Twin Turbocharged / 6-Speed Shiftable Automatic / Electricity
optional drivetrain
MPG: 28 City / 29 Hwy / 28 Comb
1.5L Inline3, Twin Turbocharged / 6-Speed Shiftable Automatic / Gasoline / 87 Octane
Specifications

Length 15 ft. 4.9 in.

Silhouette side

Height 4 ft. 3.1 in.

Width 7 ft. 3.3 in.

Silhouette front
Front track:
5 ft. 4.7 in.
Ground clearance:
0 ft. 4.6 in.
Height:
4 ft. 3.1 in.
Length:
15 ft. 4.9 in.
Maximum seating:
4
Rear track:
5 ft. 7.5 in.
Standard seating:
4
Wheelbase:
9 ft. 2.2 in.
Width:
7 ft. 3.3 in.
Width (no mirrors):
6 ft. 4.5 in.
Front head room:
38.7 in.
Front leg room:
43.1 in.
Front shoulder room:
61.1 in.
Passenger volume:
81 cu. ft.
Rear head room:
32.4 in.
Rear leg room:
28.2 in.
Rear shoulder room:
51.5 in.
Standard cargo volume:
4.7 cu. ft.
Acceleration (0 - 60 mph):
4.2 secs.
Tires:
215/45R20
Tires (rear):
P245/40R20
Turning circle:
40.4 ft.
Wheel size:
20.0 x 7.5
Wheel size (rear):
20.0 x 8.5
Fuel tank capacity:
11.1 gal.
Weight:
3455 lbs.
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BMW Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$140,700
Destination charge
$995
Invoice
$129,945
Gas guzzler tax
Not Applicable
Warranty
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
MSRP
Invoice
Crystal white pearl metallic w/ frozen grey accents
$ 1,800
$ 1,640
Crystal white pearl metallic w/ bmw i frozen blue accents
$ 1,800
$ 1,640
20 in. bmw i light alloy wheels
20 in. bmw i light alloy wheels

Includes mixed tires.

$ 0
$ 0
20 in. bmw i light alloy wheels
$ 0
$ 0
Tera world
Tera world

Includes black brake calipers, 20 in. light alloy wheels, leather engine cover, anthracite headliner, blue seat belts, LED cornering headlights, and leather and cloth seats.

$ 4,500
$ 4,095
Giga world
Giga world

Includes 20 in. light alloy tires, LED headlights, cornering lights, and full perforated leather.

$ 2,000
$ 1,820
Mega world
Mega world

Includes vehicle with standard equipment.

$ 0
$ 0
Bmw laserlight
Bmw laserlight

Includes automatic high-beam lights.

$ 6,300
$ 5,735
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BMW Features

Comfort
Comfort features
Steering wheel trim: Leather
Reading lights: Front
Floor mats: Front, Rear
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning: Automatic climate control
Air filtration
Front air conditioning zones: Dual
Headrests
Front headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Driver seat
Driver seat: Heated
Driver seat power adjustments: 6, Reclining
Passenger seat
Passenger seat power adjustments: 6, Reclining
Passenger seat: Heated
Rear seats
Rear seat type: Bucket
Seats
Front headrests: 2
Driver seat power adjustments: Height
Front seat type: Sport bucket
Passenger seat power adjustments: Height
Rear vents: Second row
Upholstery: Leather(optional), Perforated(optional), Leather/cloth
Seatbelts
Seatbelt force limiters: Front, Rear
Rear seatbelts: 3-point, Center 3-point
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front, Rear
Convenience
Convenience features
Power outlet(s): 12v front
Multi-function remote: Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Proximity entry system, Trunk release
Power activated trunk/hatch: Open and close
Cruise control
Steering wheel: Power tilt and telescopic
Power steering
Cupholders: 3, Front, Rear
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Navigation, Paddle shifter, Phone
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Memorized settings
Memorized settings: 2 driver, Audio system, Climate control, Driver seat
In-car technology
Audio system
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
Premium brand speakers: Harman/kardon
Total speakers: 11
Hard drive: 20gb
Premium brand: Harman/kardon
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Mp3, Usb
Voice recognition
Radio: Am/fm, Hd radio
Surround sound
Subwoofer: 1
Watts: 360
Telematics
Real time traffic
Satellite communications: Bmw assist
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Navigation system: Hard drive, Voice recognition
Phone: Hands free
Driver assistance app: Roadside assistance
Instrumentation
External temperature display
Driver information system
Head-up display
Fuel economy display: Mpg
Multi-function display
Exterior
Windows
One-touch windows: 2
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Tire type: Performance
Wheel diameter: 20 inch(optional)
Tire pressure monitoring system
Spare wheel type: Alloy(optional)
Lights
Taillights: Led
Ambient lighting: Color-adjustable
Courtesy lights: Door
Daytime running lights: Led
Headlights: Cornering(optional), Auto delay off, Auto on/off, Dusk sensing, Led
Doors
Side door type: Butterfly
Exterior features
Rear spoiler: Lip
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Front suspension type: Double wishbone
Driver adjustable suspension: Ride control
Front struts
Rear shock type: Gas
Rear stabilizer bar
Front shock type: Gas
Front stabilizer bar
Rear suspension type: Multi-link
Front suspension classification: Independent
Rear suspension classification: Independent
Active suspension
Suspension control: Electronic
Powertrain & drivetrain
Engine
Electric motor charging time: 2 hours
Electric motor hp: 129
Push-button start
Electric motor miles per charge: 15
Electric motor torque: 184
Electric motor battery type: Lithium ion
Auto start/stop
Electric charge cord: 240 volt
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BMW Colors

Exterior
Protonic blue metallic w / frozen grey accent
Ionic silver metallic w / bmw i frozen blue accent
Crystal white pearl metallic w / frozen grey accent
Sophisto grey metallic w / bmw i frozen blue accent
Sophisto grey metallic w / frozen grey accent
Crystal white pearl metallic w / bmw i frozen blue accent
Interior
Mega carum spice grey
Giga ivory white
Giga amido
Terra exclusive dalbergia brown
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BMW Safety

Safety ratings
Source
Rating category
Rating score
No Data Available
Safety: standard features
Airbags
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags
Front
Front airbags
Dual
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor
Side curtain airbags
Rear, front
Knee airbags
Dual front
Brakes
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Hill holder control
Brake drying
Rear brake type
Ventilated disc
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Power brakes
Cornering brake control
Regenerative braking system
Abs
4-wheel
Braking assist
Emergency braking preparation
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Locks
Power door locks
Auto-locking
Mirrors
Side mirror adjustments
Power folding, power
Side mirrors
Auto-dimming, integrated turn signals, heated
Dimming rearview mirror
Auto
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Safety
Parking sensors
Front, rear
Pre-collision system
Security
Anti-theft system
Engine immobilizer, alarm, alarm with remote
Stability and traction
Stability control
Electronic
Traction control
Safety: optional features
Brakes
Painted brake calipers
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BMW i8 Select a Style:

Style
MPG
Engine
MSRP
AWD Plug-In Hybrid 2dr Hatchback
AWD Plug-In Hybrid 2dr Hatchback
1.5L I3 Twin Turbo 6A
MPG 80 City / 72 Hwy / 76 Comb
Engine 1.5L Inline3, Twin Turbocharged
MSRP $ 140,700