What to Expect from the Prestigious New 2018 BMW i8 Roadster

February 8th, 2017 by

2018 BMW i8 Roadster2018 BMW i8 Roadster Release Date and New Features

What was originally introduced as the BMW i8 Concept Roadster at the Auto China 2012 in Beijing will now be incorporated into the BMW lineup as the 2018 BMW i8 Roadster. When will the 2018 i8 Roadster be released? And what new features will it have to offer? Let’s take a closer look.

Availability Date for the 2018 BMW i8 Roadster

Although we do not have a specific release date for the 2018 BMW i8 Roadster, we do know it will be available at dealerships across the country sometime during 2018. As the time approaches, we will have additional details regarding the availability date for the all-new i8 Roadster. For now, let’s explore the new and improved elements we can expect.

Notable Features for the 2018 i8 Roadster

Much like the BMW i8, the Roadster model will feature a futuristic design that is expected to rival even the fiercest of competitors. It is known as an alternative supercar with an open top and hybrid powertrain. The i8 Roadster runs on a 1.5-liter 3-cylinder engine and a lithium-ion motor. With these elements working together, the BMW i8 Roadster powertrain is capable of delivering an impressive amount of power as well as outstanding efficiency. The 2018 BMW i8 Roadster’s aerodynamic design is meant to cheat the wind, while each piece of material was specifically chosen for sustainability. In fact, the i8 Roadster cabin design is expected to incorporate some of the innovative elements of the BMW i Vision Future Interaction concept from 2016 CES.

Stay tuned for more information about the 2018 BMW i8 Roadster, which we will provide as it becomes available in the coming months. In the meantime, we invite you to take a look at our current BMW inventory at BMW of North Haven and explore everything the impressive lineup has to offer.

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