Technical Data.

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  • i8 Coupe


Curb Weight 3501lbs
Max. permissible weight in kg 4233
Payload 712
Permitted axle load front/rear in kg 2028/2293


Cylinders/valves 3/4
Capacity in ccm (Cubic) 1499
Stroke/bore in mm 94.6/82
Engine power in hp at 1/min 5800-6000
Engine torque at 1/min 3700
Compression ratio : 1 9.5:1


Top speed in km/h (optional) 250/120
Acceleration 0–100 km/h in s 4.4

Fuel consumption

Urban in l/100 km 9.2
Extra-urban in l/100 km 8.0
Combined in l/100 km 8.7
Tank capacity, approx. in l 42


Tyre dimensions front 195/50 R20 93W XL
Tyre dimensions rear 215/45 R20 95W XL
Wheel dimensions and material front 7J x 20LM
Wheel dimensions and material rear 7.5J x 20LM

Information about the data.

  • The figures for fuel consumption apply in connection with the wheel and tire size selected. When two values are shown, values outside brackets refer to manual transmission, values in brackets to automatic transmission. Fuel consumption is derived in accordance with relevant Canadian Federal Test Procedures.

    Maximum speed optionally with high-speed setup.

    The technical data specified apply to vehicles in the Canadian market. The models illustrated may, in part, include optional equipment and accessories not fitted as standard. According to the specific requirements of other markets, alterations may occur regarding models, standard and optional equipment as described in the text and illustrations. For precise information, please contact your BMW Retailer. Subject to change in design and equipment. Subject to error. Equipment specific to national markets is not represented here.

    Curb weight in kg: the figure quoted includes a 90 per cent tank filling, 68 kg for the driver and 7 kg for luggage. Curb weight applies to vehicles with standard equipment. Optional equipment may increase this figure.

    Rated output: BMW recommends the use of super unleaded 95 RON fuel. Unleaded RON 91 fuel or higher with a maximum ethanol limit of 10 percent (E10) is also permitted. The performance and fuel consumption rates listed are based on the use of RON 98 fuel.