A fully-electric car that boasts all the prestige and luxury of a BMW, this is an ideal car for eco-conscious city drivers. The i3 is a real joy to cruise around in thanks to its smooth, responsive handling and comfy, sophisticated interior. It’s got a purpose-built platform with an innovative, efficient powertrain, providing 164 bhp on the entry-level trim. You’ll get up to 160 miles of range before you have to recharge, which means huge fuel savings – and this goes a long way towards offsetting its premium price point. Go for the version with the petrol range extender and you’ll be able to take on even longer journeys.

A closer look at the BMW i3

Take a look at the table below to see available prices and specs for the BMW i3.

i3s

Engine Introduced Bodytype
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) 2017 Hatchback
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) Range Extender 2017 Hatchback
42.2 kWh (184 Hp) 2018 Hatchback
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) 2017 Hatchback
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender 2017 Hatchback
42.2 kWh (170 Hp) 2018 Hatchback
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) 2013 Hatchback
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender 2013 Hatchback

i3s 

Performance & Engine

Engine Drivetrain Power (hp)
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) Rear wheel drive
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) Range Extender Rear wheel drive
42.2 kWh (184 Hp) Rear wheel drive
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) Rear wheel drive
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender Rear wheel drive
42.2 kWh (170 Hp) Rear wheel drive
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) Rear wheel drive
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender Rear wheel drive

i3s 

Fuel Economy & Emissions

Engine Fuel Type Tank Capacity (L)
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) Electricity
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) Range Extender petrol / electricity 9
42.2 kWh (184 Hp) Electricity
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) Electricity
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender Petrol (Gasoline) 9
42.2 kWh (170 Hp) Electricity
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) Electricity
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender petrol / electricity 9

i3s 

Dimensions & Boot Space

Engine Length Width
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) 4006 1791
27.2 kWh (184 Hp) Range Extender 4006 1791
42.2 kWh (184 Hp) 4006 1791
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) 4011 1775
27.2 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender 4011 1775
42.2 kWh (170 Hp) 4011 1775
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) 3999 1775
18.8 kWh (170 Hp) Range Extender 3999 1775

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