Latest design in BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car is slated for 2018 arrival
BMW plans to begin sales for the 2019 BMW i8 models in spring of 2018. The convertible version is a design sure to catch the eye of BMW aficionados everywhere. With two body styles to offer, it’s bound to satisfy. The two body styles include the i8 Roadster and the i8 Coupe. Each with their unique characteristics also encompasses commonalities such as 1.5-liter turbocharged inline-3, 6-speed auto, and electric motor combination. This masculine ride has a total output of 369 horsepower, combined with a larger capacity battery pack for a pure electric range of 18 miles and is accompanied by 184 lb-ft of instantly available electric torque. The masterful sports car engine design in the BMW i8 offers zero-60 mph in 4.2 seconds for the i8 Coupe, and 4.4 seconds for the Roadster. Both the i8 models can reach up to 65mph with pure electric power and top out at about 155mph otherwise. Using a dedicated BMW i Charging Station, the 2019 i8s can be fully charged in under three hours .Offer travel excitement along the Southern California coastline, the BMW i8 models are definite options to consider for future car buying endeavors. Take time to visit BMW Santa Barbara and ask about the all-new 2019 BMW i8 Roadster and Coupe and all each has to offer.
BMW offers a robust new interior and exterior design in the latest models of the 2019 BMW i8
The 2019 BMW i8 Coupe and Roadster offers a new engine cover for a sleeker look along with new cowls that flank the engine cover and flow into the individual rear wings. The vertical rear window smaller than prior years and the roof is a removable panel that gives it the convertible appeal. New paint colors include E-Copper and Donington Gray, along with Frozen Gray accents. Both cars are offered in a new interior color, a Tera World Copper pattern with cloth and leather upholstery masked in Amido and E-Copper colors. Though the 2019 BMW i8 appears in sports car fashion, BMW sees the futuristic i8 as an everyday ride for the stylish BMW owner. Make BMW Santa Barbara your next stop to learn about the amazing new designs in the latest i8 models due to arrive in spring next year.
About BMW Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Auto Group is conveniently located off the 101 and Hope Ave and proudly serves Santa Barbara and the greater Southern California area. Santa Barbara Auto Group is an authorized BMW dealer and features a wide array of new and pre-owned BMW vehicles. The sales department at Santa Barbara Auto Group has one purpose – to exceed customers’ expectations from test drive to delivery. The professional sales team is committed to a no-pressure, high integrity approach to every ownership experience. Santa Barbara Auto Group also features a dedicated professional service department and a state-of-the-art facility offering the most current diagnostic and repair equipment available and highly skilled factory-trained technicians to deliver efficient quality vehicle care.
Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the best sales and service experience in Southern California. To learn more about any of the popular BMW models including the i8 models, feel free to call, email, or stop by for friendly personal service.
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