Formula E, in which the BMW i8 is the Safety Car, is serving as a testbed for BMW to improve the electric car. The BMW i8 in 2017 will get a reestablishment that will bring more power, more self-governance and recharge induction.
As the baby of the family, the BMW i3, gets another battery that pairs its independence and will be accessible this mid year, the BMW i8 additionally has among its arrangements to get a redesign that will land in 2017.
What’s more another design will permit the BMW i8 enhance current administrations, which are as of now exceptionally dynamite as it can quicken from 0 to 100 km/h in only 4.4 seconds and achieve a top rate of 250 km/h.
The frame will get a few adjustments taking into account experience of BMW in Formula E, in which the BMW i8 is utilized as a safety electric car. The ride height is reduced by 15 mm because of the new Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires. He likewise lose some weight with the utilization of new materials in some parts of the body. The BMW i8 will likewise get a change in your battery, as will happen with the BMW i3. Particularly this will increment from 7.1 kWh to 10 kWh, which is 40% more limit, which will permit you to accomplish a scope of 50 kilometers in electric mode in the NEDC test cycle in which now just has 35 kilometers.
New version of the electric car BMW i8 in 2017