The 2017 BMW i8 is one of the models of the company will undoubtedly hit the market by a very big storm. Its release is expected to coincide with the company’s 100 years of existence celebrations. In the history of cars, this is going to be the first vehicle to be equipped with a vision reliable dynamic. It is for this reason that so many people will be looking forward to seeing this car with a lot of anxiety. It is actually one of the most anticipated automobiles.
In the following 2017 BMW i8 review we take a first-look at the upcoming interior, exterior, engine specs, release date, and price.
2017 BMW i8 Review – Exterior, Interior, and Engine Specs
This car will be having a sporty look. It is expected that it is going to be a bit lower than the previous model. Its total weight will be about 1445 kilograms. This means that it will be lighter than the current model. To achieve this, the designers saw it wise to use materials such as carbon fiber, aluminum and performance steel. Logic has it that the lighter a car is the less fuel it consumes. Therefore, it is going to be more efficient in terms of fuel consumption. The consumer will be saved on spending extra cash on buying fuel. It will also be accompanied by other features such as the lesser headlights which will really give this luxury sports car its stunning look at the front.
To make this 2017 BMW i8 have that aggressive look, the lights have been positioned just below the bumper. To make things appear even more aggressive, the routine butterfly grille has also been added into the mix. The bumper has also been made much bigger so that this vehicle can be much more powerful. The back of the car has been fitted with very sharp tail lights. This has only worked to make things look even much sportier than the current model.
The 2017 i8 has also been equipped with two butterfly doors so as to laying special emphasis on its sporty character. It has been built with very big wheels and a reasonable suspension. This has been done so as to effectively support the powerful engine that this vehicle operates on.
When it colors, the consumers are certainly never going to run out of options to choose from. There will be choices such as green, red, silver and black.
There are equally a lot of sportiness with the improvements to the 2017 BMW i8 interior. There are adjustable leather covered seats. This has been designed so as to accommodate individuals of different body sizes without so much strain. The safety of the passenger has been given a lot of attention. With this vehicle comes safety airbags and strong safety belts. The cabin has a good quality colored screen to assist in tracking some of the features in the vehicle.
The guiding wheel has also been made in such a way that the driver can still be safe even when he or she is driving at very high speeds. You should also expect cell phone connection, wireless Bluetooth and USB connection.
2017 BMW i8 Review – Release Date and Price
The 2017 BMW i8 price is expected to set you back around $137,450 US dollars, and is expected to be released into the market early 2017. There’s been no word which markets the new i8 will be featured in, but it doesn’t sound like everyone will get to see it.