Electric car concepts have increased in popularity in recent years as the future trend of automotive technology is now being seen. The concept of the BMW I Series including the i3 and i8 provides extreme efficiency while bringing out the very best in German engineering. With the 2018 BMW i3 and 2018 BMW i8 looking to make its mark on the electric car industry, it’ll be interesting to see just how they do it.
The 2018 BMW I Series will undeniably be one of the best concepts of future automotive technology. As BMW looks to increase its grasp on one of the most competitive industries, improving the current concepts will be something to consider. With all were hearing on the new BMW electric car concept, there’s no wonder why we’re already impatiently waiting for the next generation model.
The following preview details everything including all 2018 BMW I Series specs, features, price, and release date for both the 2018 i3 and 2018 i5.
2018 BMW i3 and 2018 BMW i8 Specs and Features
The specs and features for both 2018 BMW I Series models will be representative of the German auto manufacturer testament to true luxury. The I Series represents the electric car concept, so much more will be packed in. The i3 will be affordable for the average consumer while the high styling luxury sports 2018 i8 will appeal to a higher breed of consumers.
The 2018 BMW i3 will boast many features that other 2018 models will see including premium leather, GPS navigation with backup camera, intuitive dash display, ergonomic seating, high-end safety features, and much more. It will also give you a 100% electric ride while giving you more than 150 miles with BMW’s Extender. With more charging stations than ever before, charging your new ride can be done almost anywhere, anytime. The engine specs will come in just over 170-hp giving you decent power with all things considered.
The 2018 BMW i8 will be the amazing, lavish, and unique sports car concept which will also give you a plug-in hybrid concept. Powered by a TwinPower turbocharged electric engine which will give you up to 330 miles of total range. With a great acceleration of a 0-60 time of around 4.2 seconds, this will be one of the fastest hybrid car concepts ever made. The 2018 i8 will feature all of BMW’s signature features on the inside while giving you a touch of high class on the outside.
2018 BMW i3 and 2018 BMW i8 Price and Release Date
The launch price of the 2018 BMW I Series will once again make you stop and think as the i3 will come around market value while the 2018 i8 will have a hefty price tag. Below, we have all the details on the launch price expected for both models.
|2018 BMW i3 Price||Starting at $43,200|
|2018 BMW i3 Price||Starting at $142,000|
The 2018 BMW I Series release date for both the i3 and i8 should start in Germany late 2017, and then head other markets including the UK and US early 2018. This is pretty consistent with other 2018 BMW cars and SUV’s which should be entering the market around the same time.
We’ll continue to update this review with all specs, features, price, and release date info for both the 2018 BMW i3 and 2018 BMW i8 as soon as we get more.