BMW i8 Concept Spyder in New York Auto Show 2012
BMW stunned with launch its third concept with latest BMW i8 Concept Spyder. It is also easy to assume that Spyder designs are commonly top-less variations of their Coupe alternatives. The car must say the combination of elegance of the exterior merged with the beauty and extravagance of the interior which can be estimated smoothly with the help of the description stated here.
With laser front lights, a semi-transparent “V” hood, and a rakish windshield with built-in spoiler, the latest i8 Spyder brings together two distinct power sources which are firstly 131 HP electric motor on the front axle and other one is 223 HP turbocharged three-cylinder petrol engine on the back wheels.
Based on 354 HP, the latest one would speed up the car from 0 to 60 mph in 5 seconds and can strike the speed of 155 mph. On electric, the car has autonomy of 19 miles. Display screen which is smartly configured as 8.8-inch (22.4 cm) offers all the appropriate driving details in three-dimensional, high-resolution quality.
According to BMW chief designer Adrian von Hooydonk in Detroit, “the development i8s would highly look like the concepts, the padded bodywork, the laser front lights and the tri-tone accessories. Including the i8 Concept Spyder’s gates appears significantly less fancy than purposeful.”
Special Highlights of Car:
- Powerful front end.
- Athletic silhouette.
- Stunning rear.
- Layering in the interior.
- The ideal alliance of powerful ability and performance
- The fantastic connectivity amongst mobile living environments.
- Interface design and style helps brilliant mobility.
- Central info screen.
- Advance thinking evaluations of the driving circumstances.
- Correctly organized at all times due to diary synchronisation.
Specifications table for BMW i8 Concept Spyder:
|Length/Height/Width||4480 mm/1208 mm/1922 mm|
|No. of seats||2|
|Kerb weight||1630 kg|
|Top speed||250 km|
|Acceleration||0-100 km/h (62 mph) 5 s 80-120 km/h (50-75 mph) 4.0 s|
|System output Twin Power Turbo engine||260 kW / 550 Nm 164 kW / 300 Nm|
|Fuel consumption (EU cycle)||3 l/100km / 94 mpg imp|
|Output electric motor||96 kW|
|Electric range||approx. 27-30 km (17 – 19 miles)|
|Battery charge time||standard: 1.45 h for 100% charge approx.|
|Display screen||8.8-inch (22.4 cm) screen.|
|Luggage compartment||100 litres|