2015 BMW i8, On paper the car looks amazing. The company is claiming that it is the first car in its class to offer all of the speed of a sports car with the fuel consumption of a compact and it’s a boast that the company backs up with an astonishing 100km/2.1 litres statistic that would make any but the most efficient compacts stand up and take notice.All of this is apparently gained without sacrificing any of that trademark performance, with the vehicle containing a 231 brake horse power electric motor, supported by a traditional combustion engine, which will ensure the little vehicle can really shift. Even better is the option to run the car purely on electricity rather than petrol whilst still allowing for an astonishing top speed of 120km/hr. With the help of the engine, this is upped to an astonishing 250km/hr, which is sure to impress anybody who gets behind the wheel.
2015 BMW i8 Hybrid Car, 2015 BMW i8 the strength of the plug-in hybrid lies, among other factors, in the perfect synchronisation of electric motor and combustion engine, which makes itself apparent in maximum efficiency and dynamics on the road. The first sports car that even accelerates the zeitgeist. Intelligent energy management coordinates the interaction between the electric motor with battery and the electric motor with combustion engine, and is always geared towards maximum performance with minimum consumption. The result is a powerful and efficient plug-in hybrid system.2015 BMW i8 DesignStandard in the 2015 BMW i8, LED headlights fit in perfectly with the exceptional sports car concept. All lighting elements are completely in LED. The front light has a typical BMW i U-shaped frame, which contains the Daytime Running Lights and a built-in indicator. A second broad frame is added as a distinguishing design feature when the optional high-beam headlights with laser light technology* are selected. The model with laser technology also considerably increases the range of the high beam and enhances its illumination. A passively lit blue band signals the innovative technology of the lighting unit. In addition, the side cover of the headlight in the equipment with laser light is not dark but has a brilliant metallic finish. The overall impression of the light concept is unmistakeably BMW i8.The entire shape and form of the 2015 BMW i8 follows the BMW i8 design philosophy, which creates a unique connection between ground-breaking sustainability and premium character. The approach includes the so-called black belt. This unmistakeable black design element runs from the front, over the roof, to the rear in all BMW i models. Also typical of BMW i are the dynamic stream-flow design, the Air Curtains and striking details such as the LED Daytime Running Light in a distinctive U-shape and the LED rear lights. In the interior, the BMW i design philosophy is demonstrated in the selected use of sustainably produced lightweight materials. Wherever possible, there is systematic use of components produced from renewable raw materials.
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