BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient

bmw-i8-concept-fuel-efficientBMW has tested a series of concept vehicles and took the decision to produce the i8 Concept series.

This looks like a next evolution from BMW Vision Efficient Dynamics as a most progressive and innovative sports car of its time.

In fact i8 Concept combines a plug-in hybrid concept with modified electric drive system from previous i3 concept that fitted over its front axle with high performance 3-cylinder combustion engine 164 kW/220 horse powers at the rear.

These two driving systems deliver an amazing performance to a sports car as well as fuel efficient of a small car.

Thanks to its large lithium-ion battery the BMW i8 Concept has a range of up to20 mileson electric power alone.



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Posted by on May 5, 2012. Filed under Hybrid vehicles. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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