2019 BMW i8: The 2019 BMW i8 is the brand's halo performance car. The sleek two-plus-two four-seater competes against other rare gems like the Audi R8, Jaguar F-Type and Porsche 911. For 2018 (as a 2019 model) it sees an increase in horsepower and the addition of exterior and interior colors and a carbon fiber trim. An all-new i8 Roadster convertible variant also debuts.
The i8 combines a three-cylinder twin-turbocharged gasoline engine with an electric motor for a total horsepower rating of 369. The electric motor has a two-speed automatic transmission, while the gasoline engine has a six-speed automatic. BMW claims 18 miles of pure electric driving, and fuel economy numbers of 70 MPGe and a recharge time of 90 minutes.
Available features include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Apple Watch connectivity, USB, Bluetooth, dynamic cruise control, premium audio, satellite radio, park distance control and push-button start, auto start/stop, dynamic drive control, power-folding heated side mirrors, power front seats, heated front seats, navigation system, color head-up display, onboard information computer.
Safety features include blind-spot monitoring, rearview camera, automatic braking, lane-departure warning, frontal collision warning, traction control, stability control, etc.
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