2016 BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition
2016 BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition. So far only in four colors available BMW i8 gets 2016 with protonic red another design option. The strong red is however not meant as a regular option; instead it is the BMW i8 protonic red Edition reserved, representing the prelude to a series of special editions on the basis of the plug-in hybrid athlete. In the next few months, BMW will introduce I different edition models that should be available only for a limited time and keep the interest on the even more futuristic-looking gull-wing at a high level. The Red shortly at the Geneva car show 2016 presented BMW i8 protonic Edition will be built starting in July and is indicated by the red paint at first glance. Various details in Frozen Grey, as well as the 20 inch alloy wheels held in orbit grey W spoke with Matt aluminum rim star 470 color accents.
In the Interior is the BMW i8 protonic red Edition with numerous Red details, contrast stitching and leather piping to revive in many places the exclusive exterior color. The Special Edition is not limited to a certain number, can but only until end of 2016 will be ordered and is therefore quite limited. The 362 HP strong Powertrain remains unchanged in this as well as the upcoming editions of i8. Exactly how all speed up other recent BMW i8 hence the protonic red Edition reaches a top speed of 250 km/h in 4,4 seconds from 0 to 100, and this performance combined with a standard consumption of only 2.1 liters per 100 kilometers.
Available for a limited time, a special edition of the BMW i8 Proton red Edition puts a new angle that I immediately recognized the new BMW models. Painting, created specifically for this sports car comes in red finish with Proton grey frozen metal accent. The color scheme is equipped with W-470 light alloy spoke BMW painted in a metallic grey orbit with Matt aluminum painted with pneumatic mixed size and hub (guests: 215 R20, rear: 245/40).
2016 BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition - Interior
Inside, i8 Special Edition equipped with carbon fiber and ceramic grade double stitching and exclusive high red ornaments. Architecture exterior design and interior had influenced by Life Drive i8 and BMW pioneer eDrive systems, but the reinterpretation of the characteristics of established design to ensure that it is still recognizable as a BMW.
The surface of overlapping and interlocking structure also contributed to the emergence of a very BMW i8 Proton red Edition. The principle of this layer allows aerodynamic shapes to be wrapped in the package more style, while to call attention to the width of the line of the BMW i8 powerful wheel arches are formed. Dihedral doors forward and upward, adding to the intrigue of design of sports car BMW i8.
BMW i8 is designed deliberately as a sports car hybrid plug-in that offers performance that is agile, the weight distribution close to 50: 50 and outstanding efficiency. From a body that is extremely lightweight and aerodynamically optimized – including passenger made of CFRP cell. This includes the eDrive system units advanced technology, 1.5-liter gasoline engine compact, highly equipped with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and intelligent management of energy of all come together to create an overall package that represents new milestone in the development strategy of BMW EfficientDynamics.
I8 native is the first production model of BMW driven by a petrol engine to three-cylinder engine. This unit is equipped with BMW TwinPower Turbo Turbo technology of last generation, with high precision nozzles placed between the valves, together with the VALVETRONIC. This engine of 1.5 liters in the BMW i8 develops 231hp and drives the rear wheels, while that the maximum torque of 320Nm of 3, 700 rpm. Combustion engines and electric motors, batteries, electronic power, components of the chassis and the structure and function of aluminum unit modules together willing accidents, considering that the central element of life module 2 + 2 support CFK passenger cell.
Battery pack is placed low down in a central position, helping to give the center of gravity low vehicle and improve security. In fact, the center of gravity of the BMW i8 is less than 460 mm from the ground, which is lower than other models of BMW Group at this time. And this, as the car almost exactly 50: 50 weight distribution; ensure the management of exceptional properties.
2016 BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition - Price
BMW i8 Proton red Edition will be produced at BMW's Leipzig plant since July and officially on sale from September 2016, price £112,535 OTR.