BMW i Park Lane is the first brand`s store dedicated to electromobility and the the modern urban lifestyle. The i Store is in London – the mega city that is considered a global trend-setter. Electric and plug-in hybrid BMW i vehicles are on display there – BMW i3 Concept and BMW i8.
Both vehicles feature an interior that uses sustainable natural materials. The i3 is the BMW’s first fully-electric series production car. It will hit the market next year while the i8 will be available in 2014.
The BMW i Wallbox charger can also be seen in the extraordinary store. It will be used for home-charging. Public charging will also be available.
BMW i vehicles are not only high-efficient, but also feature great performance. BMW i3 is fitted with a predominantly aluminum chassis. The design provides passengers with unparalleled all-round visibility. The car has tiny dimensions: 3845mm length, 2011 mm width and 1537mm height.
The BMW i8 is bigger than i3. The car will boost 349 horsepower. The i8 sprints a 0-62mph in just 4.6 sec. BMW i8 is 4632mm long, 1955mm wide, and 1280mm high. The eco-car has a top speed of 250 km/h / 155 mph governed.