German automaker unveiled its all new plug-in hybrid supercar named BMW i8 Concept. The car will deliver a much better fuel efficient and also reduce CO2 emission. This impressive solution for the future is a sports car that will come injected with ingenious as well as innovative technology. It features a unique hybrid plug-in solution that will combine an electric drive system and a combustion engine. This will give birth to a truly exciting and extraordinary driving experience. These two different drive systems can be used together as well as separately.
When it is used as a plug-in vehicle, the BMW i8 Concept will come up with a fuel economy of 94 mpg and will jump from zero to 60 mph in less than 5 seconds. The front axle is driven by the electric motors. The turbocharged three-cylinder petrol engine can produce a horsepower of 220 and a torque measuring 221 lb-ft, which drive the rear axle. The car has been fitted with the most innovative technologies present around and will hit the roads in the year 2013. BMW i8 Concept has an impressive outline, while the comfortable inside will make the ride all the more sumptuous.