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2015 BMW i8 Trim Levels & Specs

2015 BMW i8 Specifications

Compare important 2015 BMW i8 technical specifications like exterior dimensions, ground clearance, wheelbase, interior space volume, engine's power as measured by horsepower and torque output, weight of the vehicle, towing & payload capacity or gas tank size to know the estimated mpg.
Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Exterior length 184.9 "
Exterior body width 76.5 "
Exterior height 50.8 "
Horsepower 228 @ 5,800 rpm
Torque 236 @ 3,700 rpm
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s) 6.8 seconds
1/4 mile time 14.9 seconds
1/4 mile speed 93 mph
Lateral acceleration (g) .9
Slalom speed 59 mph
Bore-and-Stroke 3.23/3.72 "
Curb weight 3,455 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,090 lbs.
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 1,975 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 2,195 lbs.
Wheelbase 110.2 "
Front track 64.7 "
Rear track 67.8 "
Turning radius 20.2 ''
Ground clearance 4.6 "
Front legroom 43.1 "
Rear legroom 28.2 "
Front headroom 38.7 "
Rear headroom 32.4 "
Front shoulder room 56.7 "
Rear shoulder room 49.6 "
Luggage volume 4.7 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 4.7 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 81 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 11.1 gal.
Payload 620 lbs.
Hybrid system net power 357 @ rpm
Hybrid system net torque 420 @ 420 rpm
Hybrid electric motor 1 horsepower 129 @ 4,800 rpm
Hybrid electric motor 1 torque 184
Drag coefficient .26

2015 BMW i8 Interior Features

One of the most notable features of the i8, however, is its roomy interior. The 2015 BMW i8 comes with a variety of specs on the inside. You can find out more about these features in the chart below.
Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Air conditioning, front dual zone automatic
Air filter std
Underseat ducts std
Cargo concealed storage std
Cargo tie downs std
Clock in-dash
Cruise control std
Cupholders front and rear
Gear shift knob trim leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet 1
Floor console full
Floor mats carpeted front and rear
Front windows power
Rear windows fixed
1-touch window up driver and passenger
1-touch window down driver and passenger
Programmable garage door opener std
Instrumentation analog
Driver information centre std
Tachometer std
Trip computer std
Low fuel warning std
Service interval warning std
Exterior temperature display std
Lighting - glovebox std
Lighting - map lights front
Lighting - dome light fade
Lighting - cargo light std
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Rear window defogger std
Rear view mirror auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Remote trunk release power
Retained accessory power std
Seatback storage pockets 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column std
Steering wheel material leather/metal-look
Cargo net std
Air compressor std
Head-up display std

2015 BMW i8 Exterior Features

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Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Antenna window grid
Body material composite/aluminum
Paint metallic two-tone
Grille trim black w/metal-look surround
Door count 2 doors
Rear cargo door trunk
Tinted windows light
Rear window type fixed
Mirrors power remote driver, power remote w/tilt down passenger
Heated door mirrors std
Front tires P215/45YR20.0 BSW performance
Wheels 20" machined w/painted accents aluminum
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent
Windshield wipers - rain sensing std
Mirrors, auto dimming driver and passenger
Bodyside insert colored
Tires - rear 245/40YR20

2015 BMW i8 Seats

The seats are one of the most important aspects of any car, and each 2015 BMW i8 trim level may have different seating options, so be sure to carefully compare the specifications. Some trims have leather upholstery, "memory", armrest, heated seats, and some have them only for the front passengers, while other provide them for the rear seats two.
Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Front seat type bucket
Standard seating 4 passengers
Front driver seat direction controls 6-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls 6-way power
Front armrests center
Front head restraints adjustable
Heated front seats driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory driver
Rear seats bucket
Seat trim cloth/leather

2015 BMW i8 Entertainment System

Some 2015 BMW i8 trim levels have a built-in DVD player, voice recognition, while others have a touch screen display, bluetooth compatibility, navigation system. There are also a variety of different audio options, so be sure to compare the trim levels carefully to find the one that best suits your needs.
Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Radio SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability std
Auxiliary input jack std
Steering wheel audio controls std
Voice recognition std
Speakers 11 harman/kardon
Amplifier 360W
Speed-Sensitive Volume std
Navigation system yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen 2
Bluetooth Compatibility std
Equalizer automatic

2015 BMW i8 Safety and Security Features

Each 2015 BMW i8 trim comes with a variety of safety and security features that will keep you and your family safe while on the road. Some of these features include airbags, traction control, stability control, side impact, panic alarm, blind spot sensors, parking assist, and more.
Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row
Occupancy sensor std
Traction control ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners front and rear
Headlights LED low/high beam
Exterior light control fully automatic
Delay-off headlamps std
Daytime running lights std
Illuminated entry std
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system std
Panic alarm std
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock
Content theft deterrent alarm system std
Ignition disable std
Theft deterrent radio std
Low tire pressure warning std
Parking assist std
Airbags, knee protection driver and passenger
LED taillights std
In-Vehicle Assistance Service BMW Assist eCall
Stolen vehicle tracking std
Cornering lights opt
Directionally adaptive headlights opt

2015 BMW i8 Mechanical Features

The 2015 BMW i8 will have different mechanical features depending on the trim level that you choose. Some of the other features that you may find in the higher-level trim levels include air suspension, brake assist, speed sensitive steering, an electronic limited slip differential, a performance exhaust system.
Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Engine Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Engine - valvetrain DOHC
Brakes 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel
Brake assist std
Drive type all wheel
Exhaust stainless steel
Steering rack and pinion
Speed sensitive steering Servotronic
Suspension tuning regular
Front suspension type double wishbone
Front anti-roll bar std
Front shocks gas-pressurized
Front springs coil
Rear suspension type multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar std
Rear shocks gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil
Electronic stability system std
Sequential shift control std
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.68
Turbocharger intercooled turbo
Ride control std
Adaptive suspension std

2015 BMW i8 Other Specs

In general, the 2015 BMW i8 lower-level trims will have fewer features. If you are looking for a vehicle that has all of the latest and greatest features, then you will want to choose one of the higher-level trim levels.
Trims Base 2dr All-wheel Drive Coupe, Engine: Hybrid Electric Motor 1.5L I-3
Maximum towing capacity 6000

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Wheel Offset 35 - 52 mm
Lug Nut Size M14 x 1.25
Horsepower 228 hp
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Lug Pattern PCD 5x112
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