New 2015 BMW i8 Coupe Hybrid was developed with doors that open upwards and outwards (gullwing style). When making were used lighter materials such as aluminum and carbon fiber. 2015 BMW i8 luxury sports coupe is much lighter than the previous model.
Design of 2015 BMW i8 Coupe Hybrid
Noticeable are the new headlights with full LED headlights with laser. There has been far more elegant rear part than its predecessor. Postaljen is a vertically extended rear bumpers. Also, there are new LED rear lights. Placed on 20-inch wheels. Dimensions: length 4689 mm, width 1942 mm and height 1293 mm. Wheelbase will be at 2800 mm. Built a new sports steering wheel with multifunction buttons. Equipped with the latest iDrive infotainment system, forward-collision warning with pedestrian recognition. It has also rearview camera and navigation system.
Engine range for 2015 BMW i8 Coupe Hybrid
2015 BMW i8 Coupe Hybrid will be driven to all four wheels. It will be made with an innovative plug-in hybrid system. The BMW i8 will be built 1.5-liter three-cylinder petrol turbo engine. This engine will be producing 231 hp and 320 Nm of torque. Driver of the rear wheels. The petrol engine will be combined by two electric motors. Manufacture of the first electric motor will be 131 hp and 249 Nm of torque. The first electric motor will drive the front wheels. In combination with a 2-speed automatic transmission. A small electric motor will have 13 hp and 110 Nm of torque. This engine will be an additional driver rear-wheel drive. In electric mode can travel 22 miles. The hybrid system will be combined with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h achieved for 4.6 seconds. Top speed is limited to 250 km/h. Combined hybrid BMW i8 will have 357 hp and 569 Nm of torque. Electrical charging system can be carried out for two hours at a high voltage.
Release date and price of 2015 BMW i8 Coupe Hybrid
The price of this model would be more than $ 135,000. Appearing in showrooms expected in the second quarter of this year.