Germany’s luxury car maker company BMW has unveiled its electric car BMW i8 Coupe in the Los Angeles Motor Show on Monday. The USP of this car is that it runs with the battery and petrol too.
BMW’s i8 coupe car has a powerful battery, supports tiny three-cylinder turbocharged engine. It has twin-turbo 1.4-liter engine, unbelievable fuel economy of 2.1l/100km.
The car gives perfect competition to Tesla’s Electric Sedan Roadster. The car involves a price tag of 2.49 crores in Delhi showrooms.
In this car, the electric engine runs the front wheels, while the rear wheels run into petrol engines. The engine of this car generates 369 horsepower. This car is capable of covering the speed of 100 kilometers per hour in 4.2 seconds. BMW claims that this car will give 45.7 km per liter mileage.
As per the reports, BMW i8 Roadster car sale will get start in the month of May next year. The company has not yet revealed about the price details of car.