The BMW i8 — Ushering in a New Era of Sustainable Performance Correction — Priced from $135,700 plus destination and handling in the U.S.

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – September 11, 2013 The U.S. Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price was misstated in the original announcement about the new BMW i8. The 2014 BMW i8 will be priced from $135,700 plus destination and handling fees. This is before any federal or state incentives for which the i8 may qualify.

The BMW i8 at a glance
  • First plug-in hybrid vehicle from the BMW Group and world's most forward-looking sports car; revolutionary interpretation of BMW’s hallmark driving pleasure; groundbreaking premium character clearly defined in terms of sustainability.
  • 2+2-seater with LifeDrive architecture developed specifically for BMW i, aerodynamic groundbreaking body design and visionary interior design deliver an intense driving experience; Life module passenger cell made from Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP); drive system technology, high-voltage battery, chassis, and crash and structural functions integrated into the aluminum Drive module; curb weight: 3,285 lbs (1,490 kg); Cd: 0.26; very low center of gravity (below 18 inches/460 millimeters); well-balanced weight distribution.

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