BMW Group has just launched special editions of the BMW i product line, the i3 and i8. In particular, there will be 900 BMW i3 Edition RoadStyle and 200 BMW i8 Ultimate Sophisto Edition will be born. However, the bad news for those who love the BMW i8 is that the launch of Ultimate Sophisto Edition is the step BMW prepares for the death of the i8. BMW said it would stop producing its plug-in hybrid sports car starting April 2020.
As for the BMW i3 Edition RoadStyle, the urban electric model is more bunker with Fluid Black style, the E-Copper steering wheel is painted in black, Jet Black alloy wheels size up to 20 ". Inside the cabin, the i3 limited edition owns many high-class interior materials such as Stellaric / Dalbergia Brown leather or Dark Oak wood painted black.In addition, BMW also tweaks the i3 Edition RoadStyle suspension in a more sporty way. , along with that, the ground clearance is also lowered.
The electric motor of BMW i3 has a capacity of 181 horsepower, 270 Nm of torque, combined with all-wheel drive system AWD for acceleration 0-96 km / h (0-60 miles / hour ) takes 6.8 seconds. The i3 battery pack has a capacity of 42.2 kWh with an operating range of 246 km (153 miles) on a full charge.
Similar to the i3 juniors, the BMW i8 Ultimate Sophisto Edition looks mysterious with the dominant black tone, accompanied by orange lines to create accents. The outstanding details on the exterior can be mentioned as the E-Copper steering wheel surface, glossy black, 20 "multi-spoke wheels, black high-performance brake shackles, … The highlight for the car's interior is the the engraving position of Ultimate Sophisto Edition number 1 to 200. In addition, the i8 Ultimate Sophisto Edition is equipped with BMW Head-Up Display, Harman Kardon hi-fi speaker system and many other modern gadgets.
The BMW i8 Coupe and Roadster both have the power parameters of 369 horsepower and 570 Nm thanks to the fear of a combination of an internal combustion engine and an electric motor. At the same time, the BMW i8 is capable of accelerating 0-96 km / h (0-60 mph) in 4.4 seconds.