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BMW i3 � Electric Car 127kW with Range Extender Auto

BMW i3 Concept — Frankfurt Show

As it prepares to set off on its own trip Electric Avenue, BMW unveiled a version of its nascent BMW i3 in Frankfurt. Due to in production in 2013, this EV urban transporter was developed the ground up with a primary on overall sustainability. Like the BMW i8 also bowed in at the show, the BMW i3 the automaker’s innovative LifeDrive that teams carbon body elements with an structural component.

With its design flourishes and loads of mobility/connectivity systems, BMW is intent on both vehicles expand the of what it means to be a 21st Ultimate Driving Machine.

A pure EV in this initial the BMW i3 Concept is built around a carbon-fiber reinforced plastic Life module that form the basis of its future counterpart. In addition to helping curb weight of this city slicker to a mere pounds — some pounds below other EVs — the advanced CFRP structure also provides with exceptional protection crash impacts.

Like its i8 runningmate, the exterior styling on the i3 has been aerodynamically optimized and a fully-enclosed underbody and BMW’s flow-channeling elements. It displays a three-dimensional character with color-coded Sliver Flow/High-gloss layers that overlay and in a way that contributes to an even dynamic appearance and serves to highlight the car’s prominent area. The i3 Concept’s front with its U-shaped LED headlamps and on BMW’s twin-kidney grille, an equally stylized rear that features similarly taillamps and a hatch with back glass.

A set of 19-inch alloy wheels the car a more planted look, the absence of a B-pillar and front-hinged/rear-hinged simplify access to the i3’s futuristic cabin.

Inside, the compartment picks up on the layered and sets off its Porcelain White and Anthracite hard bits Blue Stream accent from the i3 Concept’s exterior and Brown leather upholstery. and naturally-treated raw materials appear throughout the i3 Concept’s inner and 25 percent of the plastic, by weight, is renewable raw or recycled. In a break tradition, both front and seats in the i3 Concept feature lower cushions with adjustable contoured backs.

The rear pair fold to add even more versatility to its 7.1 cu ft of space.

BMW i3 � Electric Car 127kW with Range Extender Auto

The freestanding steering on this groundbreaking BMW incorporates not a multifunction steering wheel but the 6.5-inch digital instrument start/stop button and an abbreviated lever. A large 8.8-inch central information display screen completes the package, and quick, direct access to everything from basic and climate systems to fully the capabilities of BMW i intelligent navigation and a of other infotainment and mobility

Underpinning both the i3 Concept as as the i8 Concept is the Drive module, a and rigid light-alloy underlayment integrates the power module, pack and suspension along various structural and crash/crush Motivation for the i3 Concept is provided by a electric motor/generator mounted the rear axle along the control electronics, single-speed and differential. Capable of making 170 and 184 lb-ft of torque, it’s with an equally compact, lithium-ion battery pack mounted low under the floor to it out of harm’s way and help optimize distribution.

Capable of an 80-100 mile operational range, it can propel the i3 from 0-37 mph in 3.9 seconds, mph in 7.9 ticks and carry it to an electronically 93-mph top speed.

Beyond any collected via the car’s regenerative system, fully recharging the pack takes about six using a standard 240V However, it only requires an to perform an 80-percent replenishment a dedicated quick charger. For with lingering range BMW also plans to offer the i3 in an REx configuration.

This range-extender will include a small engine to drive a generator will keep the battery and the vehicle running solely on power.

BMW i3 � Electric Car 127kW with Range Extender Auto
BMW i3 � Electric Car 127kW with Range Extender Auto
BMW i3 � Electric Car 127kW with Range Extender Auto
BMW i3 � Electric Car 127kW with Range Extender Auto

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