BMW I9 Hybrid – New Design Concept
BMW i9 Hybrid 2017 is a highly rated car that is first going to be launched on the Bavarian motor company’s 100th year as the 2016 model. The 2017 version will only see more up gradations. It has more than enough reasons to be liked and admired, with its sporty look and commendable performance as well as driving comfort. The design looks great with a trapezoidal front grille, rising window lines and bigger wheel arches. Interior of the car is just as classy, revealed at once by unique choice of color themes.
BMW i9 Hybrid: Exterior and Interior
BMW i9 Hybrid will bear resemblance with i8 models and the body is going to be made of carbon fiber. The sporty look of this car is going to have a certain charm of its own and its appeal has been improved by a replacement for its grinning front grille with a handsome and suave trapezoidal one. The body as a whole is contoured and look from its front end is quite aggressive. Vertical shaped headlights compliment this arrogant appearance of the car.
Use of carbon fiber and other light weight material for the composition of its body is only going to result in greater aerodynamic feature. This in turn will show results like increased top speed and much enhanced fuel economy. No detailed configurations are available to be discussed for now but buyers can hope to get their hands on them as the release date approaches.
Interior of 2017 BMW i9 Hybrid is going to witness an extravagant use of leather for its décor. Color schemes would include hues of red and silver, with red piping for the seat. The seating arrangement is going to be extremely comfortable for the driver as well as his companion passengers. It’s supposed to bring together all standard features from sports and luxury system and therefore, car enthusiasts can look forward to a very interesting dashboard.
BMW i9 Hybrid: Powertrain
The present 1.3 liter 3 cylinder engine which can pump up to 375 Hp along with a torque of 420 pounds will be replaced by a 6-cylinder 3.0 liter engine that can produce up to 425 Hp. The hybrid electric motor which is being updated will now be producing as much as 500 Hp and 550 pound ft of torque, reaching 0 to 60 mph in only 4 seconds.
All of these engines are to be coupled with 6 speed transmission. All information available about this upcoming 2017 BMW i9 Hybrid is still very vague and nothing can be said with certainly until more reliable news is made public by the German carmaker. For now, all car enthusiasts can do is wait for its release date to arrive.
BMW i9 Hybrid: Price and Release Date
Starting price for this 2017 BMW i9 Hybrid model would revolve around $135,700. Release of this car has been scheduled in late 2016.