BMW i3 Electric Specifications and Price in India
BMW i3 electric car going to launch in India soon which is priced around Rs. 20,00,000/- in Ex-show rooms. With the introduction of electric cars there will be starting of a new segment in four wheeler market. The special electric car made as a part of BMW’s ‘Project i’. The launch will be in next year, 2014. The car will be the first one launched under BMW’s new sub-brand BMW i. This light-weight eco-friendly urban electric car will be available as CBU.
BMW i3 Electric Car External look, Style and Dimensions
From pictures the car looks stunning as any other BMW series. In terms of dimensions the i3 will be less than 4 mtrs. The body will covered with carbon fiber reinforced polymer (CFRP) in combination with the aluminium chassis. The kerb weight of the car will be less than 1200 kg. Interior of this car will be well reformed with the recycled plastic, natural fibers and wood, so it is really Eco friendly too. As comparing to traditional cars the electric car will save more energy and water too.
Hot Features of BMW i3 Electric
- 125kW motor running Li-ion batteries
- 150 km travel offering after a single charging
- BMW i Wallbox Pure AC fast charging facility
- 150 kmph top speed
- 0 to 100 kmph speed in mere 7.9 seconds
- Can choose energy consumption modes for driver
BMW i3 electric Car Engine Performance and Mileage
The BMW i3 electric powered by a 125kW motor running Li-ion batteries. The company claims the battery will run nearly 150 km after a single charging. BMW i Wallbox Pure AC fast charging can use for charging of this car. Within three hours the car will be fully charged. The i3 electric can attain top speed of 150 kmph. The performance rating of BMW i3 will be superb with 0 to 100 kmph speed in mere 7.9 seconds. The company offers Comfort, Eco Pro or Eco Pro+ mode options to choose between the energy consumption modes for driver.