BMW unveils formally the i8 plug-in hybrid in Frankfurt, complete with its uber-high price tag, amazing performance specifications and solid fuel economy.
BMW releases technical information on its upcoming i8 plug-in hybrid as it prepares the car for a 2014 debut.
The marketing is starting to crank up for the BMW i8, as the company announced that the green car will be featured in Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol.
BMW has announced two new green concept cars that are very, very sleek – an electric vehicle called the i3 and a plug-in hybrid sports car called the i8.
BMW said it will call its new EV/hybrid brand BMW i. At the same time, the car previously known as Megacity Vehicle is redubbed i3, to be released in 2013 along with the i8.