BMW i8

2016 International Engine of the Year Award winners announced

Jun 02, 2016

Cue the drumroll, the annual 2016 International Engine of the Year award winners have been revealed, with Ferrari snatching the crown from BMW and dominating the awards. That’s right, despite environmental and regulatory pressures, the...

BMW confirms plug-in hybrid MINI, i8 roadster, X7 large SUV

Mar 17, 2016

BMW has announced some of its plans for the future at its Annual Accounts Press Conference in Munich, confirming the i8 roadster and a new plug-in hybrid MINI. The BMW X7 large SUV will also...

BMW i Vision Future Interaction concept debuts at CES

Jan 06, 2016

BMW has unveiled the i Vision Future Interaction concept at the CES event in Las Vegas. Based on the already futuristic i8, the car is painted a wild and funky orange, with a doorless layout...

Rinspeed Etos concept revealed, based on BMW i8

Dec 16, 2015

Swiss manufacturer and tuner Rinspeed has unveiled its Etos (Σtos) concept just weeks away from its official debut at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Picture a BMW i8, but with even more tech....

BMW i8 Spyder near-production version to debut at CES

Dec 09, 2015

BMW is preparing what is believed to be a pre-production i8 Spyder for an official debut at the Consumer Electronics Show in January next year. It will likely be inspired by the concept version unveiled...

BMW boss confirms new ‘i’ model above i3 – i5?

Oct 27, 2015

We’ve heard many reports and rumours about a new BMW i model, but now the company’s CEO has confirmed there is such a vehicle on the way. Speaking with Die Zeit, German publication, BMW boss...

BMW CEO hints at new model between i3 and i8 – i5?

Aug 10, 2015

It’s been rumoured for a while but now BMW CEO has hinted a new ‘i’ model might be on the way, ready to slot between the i3 city car and i8 sports car. Speaking with...

BMW i8 hydrogen fuel cell research prototype shows its face

Jul 06, 2015

BMW has used its 2015 Innovation Days event to take the wraps off a villainous, clandestine i8 prototype featuring an advanced hydrogen fuel cell powertrain. Originally completed three years ago as a test bed, this...

BMW i8 crashed & rolled by journalist in Mexico

Jul 02, 2015

We’d hazard a guess that there’s not a single automotive publication that hasn’t returned a press car with some sort of scratch, bump or defect. One media outlet can sleep easy knowing they’ve set a...

2015 International Engine of the Year award winners announced

Jun 18, 2015

It’s that time of year again, already. Yep, it’s the 2015 International Engine of the Year awards, and this year BMW takes home the most awards and the overall engine of the year award. Starting...

BMW planning high performance version of the i8 – report

Jun 11, 2015

BMW is reportedly planning a high performance version of the i8 hybrid super sports car, which could be released as soon as 2016 to help celebrate the company’s 100th birthday. An Auto Express report says...

What a BMW i8 could look like with extreme mods

Jun 01, 2015

One of our favourite automotive renderers, Khyzyl Saleem, is back with yet another mad creation. This time in the form of the BMW i8. A stock i8 makes an undeniable statement with its futuristic design...