Post Tagged with: "BMW i8"

BMW Says i8 Spyder Won`t Arrive Until 2018

BMW Says i8 Spyder Won`t Arrive Until 2018

BMW has denied the rumors according to which the upcoming and long-expected BMW i8 Spyder would arrive at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show or 2016 Detroit Auto Show, later on this year. There are a number a reason why the long-rumored model was put on hold, the carmaker explaining that […]

by January 27, 2016 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
2 weeks ago
BMW i8 in White and Java Green Body Wrap Displayed at BMW Abu Dhabi

BMW i8 in White and Java Green Body Wrap Displayed at BMW Abu Dhabi

We have become accustomed to BMW Abu Dhabi showing off with the most exotic and appealing BMW models, from M3s and M4s to this mind blowing BMW i8 displayed here wearing the White and Java Green body wrap. But the two-tone exterior color is not the only thing noticeable at […]

by January 26, 2016 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
2 weeks ago
BMW Recalls 16 2015 i8 Models Due to Stability Control Issue

BMW Recalls 16 2015 i8 Models Due to Stability Control Issue

The 2015 BMW i8 is an exceptional hypercar that revolutionized the entire auto industry with the latest technological advancements, but sometimes, even this extraordinary piece of German engineering does fall apart. Well, not literally. BMW recently announced that 16 BMW i8 models were recalled to factory because of a problem […]

by January 16, 2016 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
3 weeks ago
Video: BMW i8-Based Ʃtos Concept by Rinspeed

Video: BMW i8-Based Ʃtos Concept by Rinspeed

The Switzerland-based Rinspeed carmaker is well-known for its futuristic concepts, which may one day revolutionize the entire auto industry. With the 2016 CES knocking at the door next January, Rinspeed has prepared a BMW i8-based high-tech model, called the Ʃtos Hybrid Concept, which previews the self-driving concept, also highlighted in […]

2 months ago
Updated Info: BMW i8 Spyder Might Be Presented at 2016 CES, Next January

Updated Info: BMW i8 Spyder Might Be Presented at 2016 CES, Next January

The BMW i8 Spyder is back into the spotlights again, the model being decided for an official unveiling at the 2015 CES, next January. In a new interview, Harald Kruger, BMW Chairman, has declared that the i8 Spyder would be revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show, in January 2016, the […]

by December 9, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Manufacturing
2 months ago
BMW i8 Upgraded with Massive V8 Engine by Gabura Racing Technologies

BMW i8 Upgraded with Massive V8 Engine by Gabura Racing Technologies

The BMW i8 has been that perfect inspiration for a lot of aftermarket specialists to customize it with the most impressive tuning projects, mainly carried out at the body style. But there were few tuners which have had the courage to work their way out under the hood of this […]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Videos
2 months ago
BMW i8 Spyder Is just around the Corner

BMW i8 Spyder Is just around the Corner

BMW i8 was first unveiled in the second half of 2013 and it was just a matter of time until the carmaker would unveil a convertible version of the most powerful plug-in hybrid ever built. The convertible would be called the Spyder and it would be based on the i8 […]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Manufacturing
2 months ago
BMW i8 by Bengala Rendered Online

BMW i8 by Bengala Rendered Online

If we were to live in a fantasy world, we would see a lot of extraordinary hot rides being customized beyond common sense, like it actually happened with this BMW i8 out here, the carmaker`s first plug-in hybrid being rendered in two insane tuning kits. There are two renderings signed […]

by October 1, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
4 months ago
BMW i8 by Turner Motorsports

BMW i8 by Turner Motorsports

The BMW i8 is that outstanding plug-in hybrid that you want to meet on the streets, even if it comes with the standard features. But what you do when you get a closer look at a freshly tuned-up i8? You get shivers down the spines, that`s a guarantee, I tell […]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
5 months ago
BMW i8 Shooting Brake Rendered Online

BMW i8 Shooting Brake Rendered Online

The BMW i8 is popping-up in the spotlights again, this time the famous plug-in hybrid being rendered wearing the Shooting Brake body style. The rendering is signed by Rian Prisk Designs and tries to give us a glimpse on how the BMW i8 would look with such a new body. […]

by September 10, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
5 months ago
Red BMW i8 Photo Session in UK

Red BMW i8 Photo Session in UK

The BMW`s first and revolutionary i8 plug-in hybrid has been recently shot down in UK, while sitting quietly in a park lot. And this red finished one looks absolutely gorgeous, an occasion for a lot of passers-by to take a few snaps with it from different angles. We have seen […]

by September 8, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Gallery
5 months ago
BMW “Tron8” by SS Customs

BMW “Tron8” by SS Customs

We all know what the BMW i8 represents for BMW, the first plug-in hybrid ever to be built by the German carmaker bringing forward that hybrid technology that everybody has been looking for ages. And BMW i8 is that hypercar that can inspire aftermarket shops in transforming into something unique. […]

by September 3, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News, Gallery
5 months ago
BMW Fleet Will Represent the 2015/2016 FIA Formula E Championship

BMW Fleet Will Represent the 2015/2016 FIA Formula E Championship

According to Inautonews online publication, BMW is now the official partner of the 2015/2016 FIA Formula E Championship, the carmaker bringing forward three models, the i3, the i8 as well as the newly unveiled BMW X5 xDrive40e plug-in hybrid. Jorg Reimann, Vice President BMW Brand Experience remarks the partnership into […]

6 months ago
BMW i8 Receives One-Off Body Kit from AC Schnitzer

BMW i8 Receives One-Off Body Kit from AC Schnitzer

BMW i8 has already impressed everybody with its unique and evolutionary body design and impressive power under the hood, being the BMW`s first plug-in hybrid to set the benchmarks in the hybrid segment. But these exceptional qualities haven’t stopped different aftermarket specialists to customize it from a visual standpoint, at […]

6 months ago
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
6 months 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 […]

7 months 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
7 months 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
7 months 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 […]

7 months 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 […]

7 months ago