The future is yours to drive. It’s time to rethink plug-in hybrids. Boasting the latest eDrive technology and intelligent energy management, the BMW i8 Roadster now delivers more power and increased electric range. Add to this a turbocharged three-cylinder engine, which accelerates from 0 to 62mph in just 4.6 seconds, and the unique LifeDrive architecture for sublime weight distribution, and you have a new icon of driving pleasure.
The BMW i8 Roadster is futuristic right down to the last detail. Its imposing lightweight carbon-fibre dihedral doors are combined perfectly with the exclusive all-electric soft top roof for maximum effect. The distinctive V-shaped black belt stretches along the entire car, underscoring its seductive low-hung silhouette. What’s more, the impressive streamflow design, which optimises airflow and creates unprecedented aerodynamics, gives you everything you need to set you free.
Exclusive soft top roof.
The BMW i8 Roadster roof can be fully and automatically retracted quietly in just 16 seconds - and up to diving speeds of 31 mph.
The elegantly-hinged doors move forwards and upwards, and emphasise the vehicle's sporty appearance. The generously proportioned door cut-outs also make access easier.
Characteristic rear lights.
The LED rear lights are designed in BMW i typical icon graphics and contribute considerably tp the overall design of the BMW i8 Roadster.
Striking light-alloy wheels.
Attract attention with the standard 20" BMW i W0Spoke style 470 or with the optional 20" BMW i light-alloy wheels with 516 radial spoke design in Bicolor.
To enhance aerodynamics, the BMW i8 Roadster now feauturesan improved bonnet vent that allows air to flow over the roof.
Spectacular lighting range.
In laser high-beam mode, the optional BMW laserlights illuminate a range of up to 600m, nearly twice as far as conventional LED headlights. The improves saftey by enhancing visibility.
Sitting in a BMW i8 Roadster is all about thrilling the senses. Eye-catching design features include the new Carpo interior trim available in Ivory White/Black, which can be applied to the contour lines of the doors, the steering wheel and much more. Optional new trims, such as the Accaro interior trim, are also available. To complete the experience and make it utterly unforgettable, the BMW i8 Roadster also boasts new electrically-adjustable sport seats with memory function.
Experience the high-quality trims available with the BMW i8 Roadster:
Carpo Ivory Amido/Black in BMW i Spheric Full Leather
Halo Dalbergia Tan/Black in BMW i Exclusive natural leather with cloth accentuator
Carpo Ivory White/Black in BMW i Spheric Full Leather
Accaro E-Copper/Amido in BMW i Exclusive natural leather with cloth accentutaor
What makes the BMW i8 Roadster unique is its exceptional lightweight concept called LifeDrive architecture. It consists of the Drive module – an aluminium chassis – and the Life module – an ultralight passenger compartment made of high-strength carbon-fibre. Together they create sustainability and perfect weight balance, and deliver unmatched sportiness.
Charging or refuelling – both are easy with the 360° ELECTRIC package. At home, charge with the BMW i Wallbox or the charging cable. You can also use sustainably-generated electricity from BMW Green Energy powered by Good Energy. On the road, the growing number of public charging stations can be easily used with the ChargeNow card. Find a charging station with the ChargeNow app or from directly within your BMW i8 Roadster.
The BMW i8 Roadster experience is boosted by innovative connectivity. Features like ConnectedDrive and the BMW Connected+ app offer richer and more immersive driving experiences, whether it’s must-have entertainment or real-time information. Discover more about the future of connectivity and how it helps connect your worlds.
The BMW i8 Roadster is always prepared for the unexpected thanks to numerous assistance systems. From Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), which reduces wheel spin, to the BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system, technology is as much a source of safety as it is efficiency and performance. That’s what makes it The Ultimate Driving Machine.
Contact Marshall BMW in Bournemouth, Grimsby, Hampshire (Hook), Salisbury or Scunthorpe to learn more about the BMW i8 Roadster. We can go through all of the options, including competitive and affordable finance, and help you identify your perfect BMW i8 Roadster.