The 2014 BMW i3 is already on sale here in Germany starting at 35,000 euros (~$46,000). I was curious if it feels special enough to justify its price, so I jumped in one for a quick ride.
When not ditching the on the side of the road in New York, BMW is using the now production versions of the i3 to shuffle people around at the Frankfurt Motor Show. It comes handy at this giant fair. But I took the opportunity especially to see what it's like to sit at the rear of it. After all, this is supposed to be a usable city car for four adults. If you're 6'2" like me, it's like this: