Powerful. Silent. Direct. Thanks to the fully-electric drivetrain BMW eDrive, the BMW i3 accelerates from 0 to 62mph in 7.3 seconds. The BMW i3s sprints even faster in just 6.9 seconds.
With a performance of 170hp and a torque of 250Nm, the electric engine of the BMW i3 provides emission-free driving pleasure for up to 124 miles*. The 2-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW i3 with Range Extender switches on when the battery charge is low on and can extend the range up to 205 miles.
* Optional range extender increases the distance
Life module is the term BMW uses to describe the modern passenger cell made of carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP). Also referred to as carbon, this material is light, strong and more resilient than steel. The low weight and low-lying centre of gravity boost both agility and range.