BMW, a German Luxury Car Manufacturer is all set to thrill luxury car segment in India with the launch of the much anticipated next generation hybrid car, BMW i8 in India. BMW i8 is the perfect blend of technology, design and innovation and it is priced at Rs 2.29 crore (ex-showroom price in India).
BMW i8 uses a three cylinder 1.5 litre petrol engine for powering rear wheels that delivers power of 170 kW (231hp). Interesting part of BMW i8 is that the front wheels of this car are powered by an electric motor of 96 kW (131hp), making total power 266 kW (362 hp) that enables car to reach from 0 to 100 kmph in just 4.4 seconds. This huge power equips the car with top speed of 250 kmph. BMW i8 not only excels in power but also offers a great fuel efficiency of 47.45 kmpl.
BMW i8 takes the design of the car to a next level by bringing incredible looks and features. BMW i8 is 4689 mm long, 1942 mm wide and has ground clearance of 117 mm and weighs 1485 kg.
Talking about safety features, BMW i8 comes packed with the best of safety features like Airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Alarm System, Cornering Brake Control (CBC), etc. This car has a fuel tank capacity of 42 litres that eliminates frequent refuelling of the car.
Overall, BMW i8 is a great car with a perfect combination of technology, efficiency, innovation, safety features and trust of BMW.