Experience BMW i with the BMW i3 Concept and the BMW i8 Concept as pioneer vehicles of the first electric cars from BMW. Find out more about our mobility services, all new sustainable materials, latest technological developments, lifestyle trends and what premium mobility of tomorrow is all about. BMW i will host events worldwide: in Rome, Dusseldorf, Tokyo, New York, London, Paris and Shanghai, starting 21th to 23rd of June 2012 at Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome.
The BMWi world tour will end in 2013 just prior to the i3 beginning sales. The i3 will be offered in two forms; battery electric only and after the initial launch with an optional Range Extending version. The BMWi i3Rex will be equipped with an internal combustion engine to act solely as an electric generator. In 2014 the i8 hybrid sports car will bow.
BMWi is pushing the envelope of sustainability, technology and efficiency by introducing the world to mass produced vehicles with an all carbon fiber reinforced plastic passenger cell primarily created with renewable energy.