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BMW i8 Spyder not due until 2018, says CEO

BMW in March confirmed plans to add a convertible version of its i8 plug-in hybrid sports car, having first previewed the car in concept form as far back as the 2012 New York auto show. Sadly, the i8 convertible, which may be called an i8 Spyder, like the concept, won’t be in showrooms until... read more

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BMW i8 fitted with Heinz Performance Exhaust system

BMW i8 finally sounds mean thanks to Heinz Performance exhaust

Despite what you might think, the BMW i8 is not a vehicle that actually depends solely on electricity for its power. Besides the electric motor there is also a turbocharged... read more April 29, 2016 by

BMW i8 Concept Spyder

BMW confirms i8 Spyder, hints at more high-end models and M cars

At a press conference today, BMW outlined some of its future plans for the coming years. Among those plans is the launch of a convertible version of the i8 plug-in hybrid... read more March 16, 2016 by

BMW i8 Protonic Red Special Edition, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

BMW Presents i8 Protonic Red Special Edition: live photos

BMW is patting itself on the back for strong sales of its i8 by rolling out a special edition model. The car is called the i8 Protonic Red Edition, and it was on display this... read more February 29, 2016 by

BMW i Future Interaction concept - 2016 Consumer Electronics Show

BMW Rolls Out i8 Spyder Concept At 2016 CES Packed With Technology

If you’re looking to make a big splash at the Consumer Electronics Show, taking a page out of BMW’s book and rolling out an exotic sports car wearing bright... read more January 5, 2016 by

Rinspeed Etos concept, 2016 Consumer Electronics Show

Rinspeed Etos Is A Self-Driving BMW i8 Complete With Own Drone

Recently, we told you about Swiss engineering and design firm Rinspeed preparing a new concept car for the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, an event that each year sees more... read more December 16, 2015 by

BMW i8 Concept Spyder

BMW i8 Spyder Coming Soon

Yesterday, we learned that BMW won’t launch a standalone supercar as part of its centenary celebrations in 2016, but the automaker is sure to have something special to... read more December 8, 2015 by

BMW i8 V-8 conversion by Gabura Racing Technologies

BMW Rules Out Centenary Supercar But Tuning Firm Steps Up To The Plate

BMW turns 100 next year but it looks like the celebrations won’t involve the unveiling of a new, standalone supercar. Speaking with Auto Motor und Sport, BMW product... read more December 7, 2015 by

BMW i8 hydrogen fuel cell concept

BMW i8 Fuel Cell Car Sounds Like The Future: Video

BMW recently unveiled an i8-based research vehicle that it built several years ago when it first started looking at developing a production-ready hydrogen fuel cell stack. A... read more July 15, 2015 by

BMW i8 hydrogen fuel cell concept

BMW Shows Off Fuel Cell-Powered i8 And 5-Series GT

In late 2011, BMW signed a memorandum of understanding with Toyota for collaboration on a number of projects, one of which was development of a new sports car platform to... read more July 2, 2015 by

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BMW i8 Powertrain Voted 2015 International Engine Of The Year

The sophisticated plug-in hybrid powertrain of the BMW i8 sports car has been rated the top engine in this year’s International Engine of the Year Awards, the official... read more June 17, 2015 by

BMW i8 joins the Dubai Police fleet

BMW i8 Joins Dubai Police Fleet: Video

Socially conscious criminals of Dubai, rejoice: soon, you may be apprehended in a very efficient vehicle. The BMW i8 has joined the Dubai Police force. ALSO SEE: Top... read more March 11, 2015 by

2015 BMW i8 construction at Leipzig plant

More Details On BMW’s Centenary Supercar

More and more details are emerging about a new BMW supercar debuting in 2016 to mark the German automaker’s centenary. Previously, we heard that the car might be a new... read more October 22, 2014 by

2015 BMW i8

BMW i8 Named Official Safety Car Of Formula E: Video

If you're going to launch a low-emissions motor sport like Formula E, you'll want to extend its ethos into off-track aspects of the series too. There's little use preaching... read more August 22, 2014 by

BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Edition

One-Off BMW i8 Sells For $825,000 At Pebble Beach

Regular buyers will have to pay at least $135,700 for the pleasure of owning BMW's latest sports car, the plug-in hybrid i8. But one bidder has paid significantly more than... read more August 18, 2014 by

BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Edition

One-Off BMW i8 Concours d’Elegance Edition Headed To Pebble Beach Auction

The BMW i8 is taking the world’s automotive media by storm, impressing with its style, performance, and efficiency. But soon, there’ll be an even more impressive... read more July 27, 2014 by


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