Official shots of BMW’s hero car for this year’s Frankfurt Motor show, the i8, have leaked online days before its official debut.
The images show the highly anticipated plug-in hybrid in production-ready form, giving us a greater look at its two-tone interior and drivetrain underpinnings.
First shown as a concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2009, the i8 is tipped to redefine the electric sportscar segment, with its 266kW/570Nm powerplant capable of a 0-100km/h charge of just 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 250km/h.
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