BMW i8 ROADSTER CELEBRATES ITS EUROPEAN DEBUT AT GENEVA.

events29 Mar 2018



The latest addition to the BMW i model line-up, the first ever BMW i8 Roadster, celebrated its European premiere at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show. Hosted from 8 – 18 March, the world-famous motor show also revealed the roadster's updated sibling, the new BMW i8 Coupé, along with the new BMW X4, the BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupé, the new BMW X2, the new BMW M3 CS and the new BMW 2 Series Active and Gran Tourer.

The first ever BMW i8 Roadster and new BMW i8 Coupé.

The captivating appeal of the world’s most successful plug-in hybrid sports car can now be experienced with the roof down. The BMW i8 Roadster features a turbocharged three-cylinder engine, dihedral doors, a windscreen frame made from carbon-fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP) and an electrically operated soft-top. Both models feature further developed BMW eDrive technology for enhanced dynamics and an even more intensive electric driving experience.

The first ever BMW i8 Roadster and new BMW i8 Coupé are due to market launch from May 2018

Discover more about the BMW i8 Roadster here and the BMW i8 Coupé here.

The BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupé.

The BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupé offers a look ahead to a next-generation style for future generations of BMW cars. Its compelling exterior design combines the core values of BMW M with the elegance and luxury associated with the new BMW 8 Series. A sporty coupé silhouette, large air intakes, exclusive graduated Salève Vert paint finish and matt gold M design elements all combine to give it an imposing presence.

The BMW M8 Gran Coupé will be the latest addition to the BMW M model line-up

Find out more about the BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupé here.

The new BMW X4.

BMW's latest Sports Activity Coupé, the new BMW X4, combines the hallmark features of a BMW X model with the sporty elegance of a coupé – a formula that saw its predecessor achieve over 200,000 global sales since its 2014 debut. The new BMW X4 and the BMW X4 M40d are due to market launch in July 2018.

The new BMW X4 is also available in two M Performance versions: the BMW X4 M40i and M40d

Discover more about the new BMW X4 here.

The new BMW X2.

The first ever BMW X2 made its market premiere in March 2018. Boasting a sporty suspension set-up and athletic exterior, this compact Sports Activity Coupé combines sporting elegance with the rugged character associated with the BMW X models.

Two unique exterior paint colours are available for the new BMW X2: Galvanic Gold metallic and Misano Blue metallic

Discover more about the new BMW X2 here.

The new BMW M3 CS.

The limited-run special-edition variant of the high-performance saloon is the most powerful standard production vehicle ever in the M3 model series. Featuring an increased output, bespoke suspension details and exclusive equipment, the BMW M3 CS achieves a best time of just 7:38 minutes on the legendary Nordschleife of the Nürburgring.

The inline 6-cylinder petrol engine accelerates the M3 CS from 0 to 62mph in 3.9 seconds

Find out more about the BMW M3 CS here.

The new BMW 2 Series Active Tourer and Gran Tourer.

Having made their market launch this month, BMW’s updated Sports Activity Tourer (SAT) vehicles, the new BMW 2 Series Active Tourer and Gran Tourer, offer ample space, impressive versatility, excellent comfort and dynamic driving qualities.

With over 380,000 first-generation units sold between 2014 and 2017, the Active Tourer and Gran Tourer are among BMW's bestsellers

Learn more about the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer and Gran Tourer here.



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