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  1. Where No i8 Has Gone Before

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=529871&stc=1&d=1442372155 Turner took some time recently to give their project i8 a serious shaking down. They didn't choose a drag strip or a twisty road course for this endeavor, they were looking for something bigger. It seems they...
  2. Turner's insane Project BMW i8 in TMS yellow and blue

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=504112&stc=1&d=1429246344 We are used to seeing the Turner Motorsport yellow and blue on their race cars. Now, it looks like they've picked up a new project car that is also sporting the yellow and blue. Of course they didn't pick up...
  3. Could this be the hottest i8 yet?

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    This could very well be the best looking i8 yet! Simple and stylish is the key here. Wheels Boutique is showing off what looks like a Sophisto Grey i8 in a matte finish, with Frozen blue accents and HRE P101s to match. Now if this doesn't grab your attention, you don't have a pulse...
  4. BMW multiple award winner in 2014.

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=483790&stc=1&d=1419868771 BMW has concluded the year 2014, in every respect a successful one, with more than 50 national and international awards. The prize winners were chosen by juries comprising readers of trade magazines or by...
  5. The BMW i8 wins Top Gear Car of the Year

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=479627&stc=1&d=1417787234 The BMW i8 has been named as Top Gear magazine’s global Car of the Year 2014. The plug-in hybrid performance vehicle beat off some stiff competition from a host of other premium and luxury manufacturers to...
  6. Drag race: BMW i8 v Porsche 911 Carrera S

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    The i8 comes to the line with 357 combined electric/ gas horsepower and a stout 420 torques. Electric power goes to the front and the gas drives the rears giving the i8 four wheel drive. The instant torque of the electric motor and four wheel grip should get it off the line quick and clean. The...
  7. BMW Delivers First BMW i8 Sports Cars in the U.S. at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=458754&stc=1&d=1408197164 BMW delivered the first plug-in hybrid BMW i8 sport cars at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the world’s premier celebration of the automobile, in Carmel, Calif. In celebration of the revolutionary sports...
  8. BMW i3. From the first idea to the final car.

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    It was a long road from the first idea to build a totally new kind of car to the BMW i3 and BMW i8. In this clip BMW shows some important steps along the way in under four minutes. http://youtu.be/XEUKrODv_Ds Read all about BMW's i3 here! Read our review of the i8 here!
  9. Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Highlights Alexander Calder BMW Art Car and More

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=426795&stc=1&d=1394224903 BMW has some amazing cars to highlight the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance including: BMW-Powered McLaren F1 GTR featured in class of McLaren cars BMW Group Classic display includes the David...
  10. Tesla takes the C7 Corvette in a drag race, How would the i3 or i8 do?

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    Tesla's Model S P85 shows what an EV can do on the drag strip, going up against the C7 Corvette Z51. With 100% of the cars torque available from the moment you push down the throttle, it's no wonder it was able to stay ahead of the Vette over the quarter mile. Sure the Corvette would catch up in...
  11. BMW M1 successor based on BMW i8 to launch in 2016

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=411859&stc=1&d=1386739744 I guess i8 plug-in hybrid sports car isn't quite a supercar, but it definitely has the looks and performance that can't be overlooked. That means there is a spot in BMW's lineup looking to be filled. Word is...
  12. BMW i8 configurator preview live on BMW UK -Build your own i8

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=396337&stc=1&d=1378921714 BMW UK has an BMW i8 preview configurator live on their site. There are 3 color choices, Ionic Silver, Crystal White and Sophisto Grey. The white and great each come with a choice of accent colors. There...
  13. BMW i8 Spied sporting Hoffmeister Kink

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    http://s1.bimmerfest.com/gallery/BMW-i8-Snow-Testing/medium/BMW-i8-Snow-Testing-005.jpg For the first time the BMW i8 is sporting the BMW Hoffmeister kink at the rear side window as well as the real side skirts that now match the i8 Concept car. Other changes are the new position of the door...
  14. BMW Mini Van? The Concept Active Tourer

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5TYXYCAi-lE Ahead of the Paris Motor Show BMW has released the details on their latest new segment vehicle, the Concept Active Tourer. The Active Tourer is a premium compact vehicle with the hybrid drive system out of the concept i8 meant for urban living. BMW...
  15. The BMW i8 Concept Spyder is here -- a 354hp hybrid sports car!

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    http://www.bimmerfest.com/gallery/BMW-i8-Spyder-Concept/large/BMW-i8-Spyder-Concept-019.jpg Almost everyone has seen the BMW i8 concept that was featured in last year's Hollywood hit Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol but now BMW is showing off the BMW i8 Concept Spyder as one more car in the...
  16. BMW i3 and i8 at LA Auto Show with Paula Patton, Mission Impossible 4 star

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcVthiuEtl0 BMW is really playing up the roll of the i8 in Mission Impossible 4, Ghost Protocol. Of course that isn't why this video is worth watching :shhh:
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