Post Tagged with: "BMW i8"

BMW i8 vs. Tesla Model S P85D

BMW i8 vs Tesla Model S P85D in Drag Race

The BMW i8 and the Tesla Model S P85D are the ultimate machines that set the benchmarks in the electric segment, competing against each other at the same time and being showcased in different drag races. And the guys from DragTimes have put together a video which is showcasing the [...]

by July 30, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Racing, Videos
2 days ago
Manhart BMW i8 Popps-Up in Netherlands

Manhart BMW i8 Popps-Up in Netherlands

The BMW i8 is popping-up in our news again, this time the model being seen in Netherlands and wearing the signature of the famous German based Manhart tuning company. In fact, Manhart started the tuning program on this BMW i8 last year, the tuner wouldn’t reveal back then all the [...]

17 days ago
BMW i8 Drag Race

BMW i8 vs. Ferrari Speciale vs. McLaren MP4 and Many Others in Drag Races, Video Revealed

It is not very often we see the BMW`s first plug-in hybrid engaging in drag races against other spectacular and more performance supercars, but it seems that the i8 has the upper-hand when accelerating from the start. And the video posted below does actually prove that the BMW i8 is [...]

by July 8, 2015 1 comment BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Racing, Videos
24 days ago
2016 BMW i8 Ends Up in Wayne Rooney`s Garage

2016 BMW i8 Ends Up in Wayne Rooney`s Garage

The famous English footballer has recently purchased the 2016 BMW i8, the carmaker`s first plug-in hybrid completing the car lineup from its garage. The captain of Manchester United Wayne Rooney is well-known for its passion for exotic and exquisite models, spending his money on customized hot rides as well. But [...]

by July 7, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
25 days ago
Future BMW i8 and BMW 5-Series GT Will Get Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology

Future BMW i8 and BMW 5-Series GT Will Get Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology

It is not new today that a lot of carmakers are already following the footsteps of BMW in developing the hybdrogen fuel cell technology which will make their future models more performance and less fuel-consumption. But until then, BMW is still the leading company that is trying to implement the [...]

30 days ago
BMW i8 on HRE Wheels

BMW i8 on HRE Wheels

BMW i8 has recently won the 2015 Engine of the Year Award, the model highlighting the extraordinary and advanced piece of German engineering in terms of performance under the hood. Add up the futuristic and evolutionary design language and you have a complete plug-in hybrid supercar. But that didn’t stop [...]

32 days ago
BMW i8 Riding on Vossen Wheels

BMW i8 Riding on Vossen Wheels

BMW i8 has recently won the 2015 Engine of the Year Award, an important catch for the carmaker`s first plug-in hybrid model, the one which also inspired other hot rides in using the hybrid technology for better fuel efficiency and a more environmentally friendly ecosystem. But this didn’t stop a [...]

37 days ago
Matte Orange BMW i8 Sits Quietly in Parking Lot

Matte Orange BMW i8 Sits Quietly in Parking Lot

A gorgeous BMW i8 finished in matter orange has been recently seen resting in a parking lot in Sint-Martens Latem, the model being the subject of a lot of photos and head-turning. Surely, this is a rare occasion to get your eyes on such an exclusive model, especially since it [...]

by June 18, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
44 days ago
Matte Green Chrome BMW i8 by Impressive Wrap Hong Kong

Matte Green Chrome BMW i8 by Impressive Wrap Hong Kong

The Impressive Wrap Hong Kong tuning division have recently laid their eyes on the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid, which was the subject of a thorough body wrapping. We are talking here about a paintjob program, the BMW i8 receiving the matter green chrome paintjob. The paintjob consists of a splendid [...]

by June 9, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
53 days ago
BMW i8 Crash in Thailand

BMW i8 Hits Water in Thailand

Not only the latest launched exotic supercars are involved in different crashes all over the world, as BMW i8 enthusiasts are also pushing the limits off this wonderful piece of German engineering. It is also the case of this BMW i8 which was involved in a car crash in Thailand, [...]

by June 9, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
53 days ago
BMW i8 by Wheels Boutique Gets Photo Session

BMW i8 by Wheels Boutique Gets Photo Session

Slowly but surely, more BMW i8s are becoming more hot and more exotic, thanks to the customized body parts received from different aftermarket shops. It is also the case of this BMW i8, which has received some new and one-off wheels from the famous Wheels Boutique tuning shop. Since we [...]

60 days ago
2015 BMW i8 MSRP Prices Announced in US

2015 BMW i8 MSRP Prices Announced in US

BMW has recently announced the MSRP prices for the i8 plug-in hybrid on the United States market, which will become available in its dealerships starting June. One of BMW`s dealerships in US, JMK BMW, New Jersey, has also announced the availability of the BMW i8. The 2015 BMW i8 will [...]

by May 20, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Prices, Useful News
73 days ago
BMW i8 Receives Makeovers from IND

BMW i8 Receives Makeovers from IND

IND tuning division has been busy working on the BMW`s i8 and i3, both models receiving some body style upgrades, before reportedly arriving at the 2015 Bimmerfest, in California this week. The BMW i8 by IND has received the Cobra lowering springs, which gives the plug-in hybrid a sportier look. [...]

74 days ago
BMW i8 Riding on HRE Wheels, Installation by Wheels Boutique

BMW i8 Riding on HRE Wheels, Installation by Wheels Boutique

It is not a common thing seeing the BMW`s first plug-in hybrid i8 on the streets, wearing some cool and customized set of HRE Wheels, but the guys over the Wheels Boutique aftermarket shop have managed to provide the model with a unique look. And indeed the visual of this [...]

93 days ago
EV Sales Statistics for US, March 2015

BMW i3 Manages Third Place in the EV Sales Statistics for First Quarter

Even if BMW has hit the United States market with its one-off BMW i3 electric model, the first quarter of 2015 seemed to have been with a lot of ups and downs, as it had a lot to put with from its main competitor, Tesla. The EV market is on [...]

by April 8, 2015 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i, Useful News
115 days ago
BMW i8 Photo Session by Tomirri Photography

BMW i8 Photo Session by Tomirri Photography

The company`s first high-performance plug-in hybrid BMW i8, was recently the star of a short photo session carried out by the famous Tomirri Photography, which showcases the model from a completely new perspective. The BMW i8 has been a hit even from the very beginning when it was first launched [...]

by March 16, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Gallery
138 days ago
Video: BMW i8 Joins Dubai`s Police Supercar Fleet

Video: BMW i8 Joins Dubai`s Police Supercar Fleet

Dubai Police department is constantly adding new exotic and hot supercars, not because of the highest reported crime rates, but since we are talking about one of the richest lands in the entire world, the Arabian Police Force might have developed some high-end tastes concerning their luxurious rides. It is [...]

by March 13, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Videos
141 days ago
BMW and Apple Partnership Out of the Question – BMW i3 “Apple Car” Ruled Out

BMW and Apple Partnership Out of the Question – BMW i3 “Apple Car” Ruled Out

BMW and Apple were reportedly in some negociations concerning the developing of the “Apple Car” project, which will be applied on the BMW i3 electric car. The report was sent out by Auto Motor und Sport auto online magazine. However, the report has not been confirmed by the German carmaker, [...]

148 days ago
BMW i8 in Drifting Session

How Would You Feel Taking the BMW i8 for a Drifting Session Out in the Snow?

After being showcased at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show with some important updates, the BMW i8 is ending up in our news again, this time with the model being taken for a drifting session out in the snow, by the guys from Jalopnik. The drifting test may be also seen [...]

by March 6, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Videos
148 days ago
BMW i8 GT3 Launched in Rendering

BMW i8 GT3 Launched in Rendering

BMW is just about to send an updated BMW i8 to Geneva, the model coming with interesting new features and gadgets inside. But apparently, the model hasn’t got the time to rest, as a new rendering with the extraordinary plug-in hybrid has just emerged on the surface, in the shape [...]

by February 26, 2015 1 comment BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Racing
156 days ago