BMW I8, THE SPORTS CAR OF THE FUTURE
The BMW i8 edrive technology is the result of many years of work by BMW Efficient Dynamics. The maximum torque of the electric car BMW i8 is available from standstill and makes it a unique driving pleasure. At the same time, the BMW i8 has an innovative cooling system that keeps the high voltage batteries at their optimum temperature so they can work efficiently and increase their lifespan.
The energy management of this electric car is intelligent and coordinates the interaction between the electric engine and the battery, and the electric engine with the combustion engine, and it is always oriented towards the maximum performance with the minimum consumption. The result is a powerful and efficient hybrid plug-in. The BMW i8 TwinPower Turbo 1.5-liter three-cylinder, is developed as part of the BMW EfficientDynamics strategy and has all the advantages you would expect from a sports car.
The engine management ensures optimum charging processes by changing through the ignition point and guarantees a fast answer of the turbocharger. The BMW i8 is available in 170kW (231CV), but turns out to be extremely low rpm and offers up to 320 Nm of torque. At the same time, the BMW i8 has its own dynamics and its high performance level matches an outstanding efficiency, as demonstrated by the combined consumption of just 2.1l/100km and 49g/km of CO2 emissions.