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BMW i8 Sounds Far More Interesting Than We Expected: Video

BMW seems to be in love with the idea of adding fake sound generators to their vehicles these days. That's a shame since the engines can sound quite exciting on their own, with no help from false sources. Still, a car that will require some fake sound generation is the BMW i8, since it is capable... read more

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The BMW i8 says 'Hello Future'

BMW Pitches The i8 As The Future, But Arthur C. Clarke Might Disagree: Video

The future is a tricky place. That's something Arthur C. Clarke knew better than most, even half a century ago. Clarke's famous 1964 prediction of the future (a portion of... read more February 8, 2014 by 

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2015 BMW i8 Performance In Detail: Video

The 2015 BMW i8 is, as yet, an enigma. It promises solid, if not breathtaking performance. It also promises fantastic gas mileage (though we don't know exactly how much yet)... read more December 24, 2013 by 

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BMW i8 Spyder Finally Approved For Production?

The 2015 BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car is one of next year's most anticipated cars, and now it appears a convertible version is also on the cards. BMW showed off a... read more December 18, 2013 by 

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BMW Outlines The Benefits Of Its Laser Headlights: Video

BMWs already have a distinctive look in your rear-view mirror with their angel-eye daytime running lights, and that view is about to look even more distinctive thanks to the... read more December 18, 2013 by 

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See & Hear The BMW i8 At Full Throttle: Video

The BMW i8 was finally revealed in full production guise at the 2013 Frankfurt auto show, but so far, video of the hybrid sports car in action has been relatively... read more September 16, 2013 by 

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2015 BMW i8 Live Photos: 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

BMW’s new i8 plug-in hybrid sports car has made its world debut, with the covers coming off this morning at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show. We’re glad to report... read more September 10, 2013 by 

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2015 BMW i8 Revealed, Priced From $135,925

Power output of 362 horsepower and torque of 420 pound-feet is reasonable for a 3,300-pound sports coupe with a low drag coefficient of 0.26, but it's nowhere near the top of... read more September 10, 2013 by 

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2015 BMW i8 Teased One Last Time Ahead Of Frankfurt Debut: Video

After years of development and a handful of concept versions, BMW’s i8 plug-in hybrid sports car is about to make its auto show debut. We have just one week to go until... read more September 3, 2013 by 

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BMW Sees U.S. As Top Market For 2015 i8

It was four years ago at the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show that we first saw BMW roll out its Vision EfficientDynamics concept and announce its commitment to launching an advanced... read more August 11, 2013 by 

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2015 BMW i8 Specs Revealed

The new i3 electric hatch isn’t the only i-badged BMW we’ll be seeing this year; another is a new i8 plug-in hybrid sports car that will not only top the i range... read more August 7, 2013 by 

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2014 BMW i8 Spy Shots (With Interior)

The 2014 BMW i8 is soon to make its debut in production trim. These spy shots of a prototype show the car with the least camouflage gear yet and reveal details of its... read more July 2, 2013 by 

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2014 BMW i8 Hits The Nürburgring: Video

The 2014 BMW i8 has taken to Germany's Nürburgring race track for some high-speed testing ahead of the car's reveal later this year and eventual sales launch next... read more May 7, 2013 by 

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BMW i8 To Move (Silently) Forward Without M Variant

Even if you're not a super spy sent on a mission your superiors deem impossible, you should still be interested in the upcoming 2014 BMW i8. Besides showing off its extremely... read more April 30, 2013 by 

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BMW’s Electric Cars Will Get “eDrive” Designation

If you were already confused by the launch of BMW’s new ‘i’ sub-brand for its upcoming electric cars, things are about to get a whole lot more complicated... read more April 24, 2012 by 

BMW i8 Concept Spyder

BMW i8 Spyder To Enter Production Two Years After Coupe: Report

Over the weekend BMW released the first details and images for its i8 Concept Spyder, the first convertible version of the string of previously revealed i8 coupes and a... read more April 2, 2012 by 


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