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2021 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2020 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$147,500
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

The BMW i3 is a compact electric car with available hybrid power. This hatchback features unique packaging that provides surprising cabin space and fun handling in a small, efficient p...

2020 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

First launched in 2014, the BMW i8 is part futuristic hybrid, part exotic supercar, and part luxury grand tourer. From its wing doors to its sculpted tail and laser headlights, the BMW...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
No User Reviews
2020 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
5
QA writes:
This is best car with sun and moon roof
Power Ranked 2020 Audi R8 quattro V10 Coupe AWD worse.
"A class apart in terms of power"
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Audi R8 quattro V10 Coupe AWD worse.
"Best in looks"
Front Seats Ranked 2020 Audi R8 quattro V10 Coupe AWD worse.
"Best and comfortable front seats"
Value Ranked 2020 Audi R8 quattro V10 Coupe AWD worse.
"BMW I8 is worth buying"

Specs

2021 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD
2020 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
68 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
70 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 11.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Cylinders --
3 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
9.5:1
Displacement --
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning -- Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 4 seats
Front Legroom -- 43.1 in
Back Legroom -- 28.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 4.7 cu ft
Exterior
Length -- 184.9 in
Width -- 87.3 in
Height -- 50.9 in
Wheelbase -- 110.2 in

Available Options

2021 BMW i3
120 Ah RWD

Exterior Colors

  • CAPPARIS White W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic W/BMW I Blue Accent
  • Fluid Black W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • Galvanic Gold Metallic W/Frozen Grey Met Highlight
  • Imperial Blue Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent
  • Mineral Gray Metallic W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent

Option Packages

  • GIGA World
  • Harman/Kardon Premium Sound System
  • Mega World
  • Technology + Driving Assistant Package
  • Tera World
  • Wireless Charging
  • Moonroof
  • Wheels: 20" X 5.0" Front & 20" X 5.5" Rear BMW I
2020 BMW i8
Coupe AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Crystal White Pearl Metallic W/BMW I Frozen Blue
  • Crystal White Pearl Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent
  • E-Copper Metallic W/Frozen Grey Accent
  • SOPHISTO Gray Metallic W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • SOPHISTO Gray Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent
  • Special Order Color

Option Packages

  • Tera World
  • Aerodynamic Kit
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Tera World Copper

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