The i8 plug-in hybrid which goes on sale this spring is BMW’s most revolutionary car in decades. A turbocharged three-cylinder engine plus electric motor deliver 360-hp M3-like acceleration, a 155-mph top speed, and great fuel efficiency. Handling is agile and steering precise; braking is great, let alone a hybrid.
Even with a price tag of almost $130,000, the BMW i8 is still a very attractive sports car.
BMW's has truly created the first mass produced plugin hybrid sportscar, the i8