BMW I3 has contributed a lot to making electric vehicles mainstream. With its trendy looks, impressive performance, and decent space for passengers and cargo, this vehicle is the best choice for you if you are looking for a unique sporty electric vehicle.
Performance and battery efficiency
I3 is equipped with a lithium-ion battery having a capacity of 42.2 kilowatt-hour which gives 168 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. With this power, this vehicle reaches 0-100 km per hour in just 7.2 seconds and the top speed is 150 kmph. With its battery fully charged, it travels around 322 Km. This BMW has a 7.4 kW charging module and comes with a portable charging cord. In addition to this, DC fast charging is standard in this vehicle which is rare in EVs. With the DC fast charging system, 80 percent of the battery charges in just 40 minutes. On the contrary, the 240-volt charger takes around seven hours to fully charge the battery. The overall efficiency and power of this 2021 model are around 30 percent more than the previous year’s model.
Interior and exterior
As a regular production model, I3 is a decent-looking vehicle in comparison to its rivals. The exterior is innovative and advanced and the comes with the BMW’s white and blue badge. The interior is unique and stylish and made with high-quality material keeping the good standard of BMW cars. The cabin has 4 passengers seating capacity with a decent amount of room. The cargo space is 15.1 cubic feet with the rear seats up and 36.9 cubic feet with rear seats folded.
I3 has a good safety rating. It has safety features including, a rearview camera system, adaptive headlights, stop and go adaptive cruise control, automatic high beam headlights, and so on.
BMW I3 has a starting price of $44,450 which is justified for a luxury electric vehicle. The price goes up to $51,500 for upper trim models.