Bmw i3 interior. Learn more with truecars review of the bmw i3 specs photos and more. New bmw i3 inventory for sale at chapman bmw on camelback in phoenix arizona. The bmw i3 is a b class high roof hatchback manufactured and marketed by bmw with an electric powertrain using rear wheel drive via a single speed transmission and featuring an underfloor li ion battery pack. The company was founded in 1916 and has its headquarters in munich bavaria.
The 2017 bmw i3 gets a new 94 ah 33 kwh battery which extends range to 114 miles of cityhighway use per bmw. The 2014 bmw i3 is a truly radical attempt to reinvent the car and the bmw for the crowded cities of a new century. Just as before the i3 is available in an all electric form or as a range extended petrol electric version that falls back on a two cylinder petrol engine when its drive battery becomes depleted. The bmw i3 was designed from the ground up as an eco car and so it doesnt feel as compromised as rivals such as the audi a3 e tron which is based around a conventional platform.
Originally an initialism for bayerische motoren werke in german or bavarian motor works in english is a german multinational company which currently produces luxury automobiles and motorcycles and also produced aircraft engines until 1945. Find out why the 2014 bmw i3 is rated 74 by the car connection experts. Msrp starts at 48300. The compact hatchback aims to retain bmws characteristic fun to drive.
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