BMW i8 : Geneva 2015
The number one focus of attention at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show BMW will obviously minivan Series 2 Grand Tourer, more livable version of the Tourer active. Other new features will come with the facelift BMW 1 Series Coupe MotoGP Safety Car or M4. Finally, the BMW i8 coupe will receive some changes.
Beyond the pure experience Impulse pack which will include mass “deals of lifestyle on culture, design, travel and gastronomy, in line with a gradual approach and sustainable”, the BMW i8 will benefit from new options from which the cut seats and instrument panel with leather and metal and seat belts “blues” with contrast stitching. Guests can also choose glossy black brake calipers and bonnet leather.
The side of the engine, no change, the plug-in hybrid system composed of a three-cylinder 1.5L gasoline engine and an electric motor for a total power of 362ch and torque of 570nm is still in play. From 0 to 100 km / h in 4.4 seconds are slaughtered for consumption contained 2.1 L in the combined cycle.
BMW i8 : Overview
Sure, the Dubai police are lucky. It ‘true that they used to have hands of the cars of choice. After the McLaren MP4-12C, Lamborghini Aventador, Aston Martin One-77 and the latest Lexus RC-F, it is the turn of the BMW i8 come strengthen the fleet of local law enforcement.
With a plug-in hybrid technology that combines a 1.5L three-cylinder engine of 231 horses to the rear wheels and an electric motor of 131 horses in charge of coordinating the front wheels, the BMW i8 has a top speed of 250 km / h and swallows the 0 to 100 km / h in under 5 seconds. Remarkable with its futuristic design, in line with the Bavarian manufacturer models have the badge “i”, this new toy will be part of the many attractions of the Emirate of Dubai.
In this regard, the BMW i8 will present a simple model and will not be used as a police vehicle itself. Is then added to the long list of supercar white and green that are just for decoration.