Bavarians sounded cost of the hybrid BMW i8 supercar

Bavarians sounded cost of the hybrid BMW i8 supercar

On motor show which has recently passed in Dubai the Bavarian producer presented the hybrid BMW i8 supercar and called its retail price - from 120 thousand euros.

Sales of a novelty will begin in the middle of 2014, but already now on a bonus hybrid more than hundred demands (that is approximately twice less, than on presented earlier compact electromobile of BMW i3 which sales will begin already tomorrow) arrived.

Let's remind that BMW i8 is actuated by the hybrid power plant in total capacity of 357 horsepowers. The torque of it 228-strong petrol unit is transferred to back wheels, the electromotor by productivity of 129 horsepowers rotates forward wheels. From a place to one hundred "green" supercar is accelerated in 4,4 seconds, gathering as a result the maximum speed of 250 kilometres per hour.

On only one BMW i8 electromotor it is capable to pass to a full discharge of the storage battery to 35 kilometres with speed of 120 km/h. The course stock at operation of both engines reaches 500 kilometres.

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