Frankfurt 2013: BMW i8 Finally, Fully Revealed

Here it is, in all of it’s glory, uncamouflaged, uncluttered; the BMW i8 hybrid supercar. After almost four long years of teasing, waiting, and debating what direction to take this sci-fi-like car from concept to production, it’s finally here.

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BMW i8 Breaks Cover Ahead Frankfurt Motor Show

The BMW i8 has been out in the world since its unveiling at the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show as the Concept Vision Efficient Dynamics, but BMW has kept its hybrid sports car well-hidden from prying eyes. But on the home stretch, someone leaked the first official images of the BMW i8 onto the internet, just five days away from the official reveal.

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BMW i8 Specs Finally Release, Boasts 94 MPG 184 MPH Top Speed

With details of the BMW i3 already out in the world, now is as good a time as any to release the sportier BMW i8 specs. With a claimed 95 mpg, 0 to 60 mph acceleration of just 4.5 seconds, and a top speed of 184 mph, it has been well worth the four-year wait.

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BMW i8 Drops Plans For V8 Or V10 Version

A car that has seemingly be in development forever, the BMW i8 will eventually come to market as a plug-in hybrid with a hint of performance. But there were also rumors that the i8 could also get a gas-only drivetrain for serious horsepower enthusiasts. Those plans have been canned, and the BMW i8 will remain a clean performance car…for now.

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BMW i4 Electric Sport Coupe Coming To LA Auto Show?

Are electric cars the future, or are they a fad? That is the question many automakers are grappling with as they wrestle with government mandates and consumer skepticism. A new report suggests that BMW hasn’t given up yet, and may debut a new all-electric sports coupe at the LA Auto Show called the BMW i4.

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