Ultimate Future Machine: Chris Harris on the BMW i8

BMW's i8 is both a car and a preview of the marque's future. This is fitting, because everyone who sees the i8 assumes it is, in fact, from the future. But before we deconstruct how the car is built and its singular driving manners, it's only right that we celebrate BMW's sheer chutzpah in building a production… » 10/30/14 10:34pm 10/30/14 10:34pm

The BMW i8S Might Be A 500 HP Centennial Supercar

Rumors have been swirling for some time that BMW may make a hotter version of their i8 futuremobile — and our highest rated car ever — to celebrate their 100th anniversary in 2016. Now, Georg Kacher at Automobile is adding even more fuel to the fire with a report on a "super i8" with more than 500 horsepower. » 10/22/14 10:48am 10/22/14 10:48am

Is BMW Cooking Up A Super i8 To Celebrate Their 100th Birthday?

In 2016, BMW will celebrate 100 years of roundels, inline-sixes, motorcycles, M-car hoonage, asshat parking jobs and other magic things. This is a special anniversary and one that merits a special celebration. Could the Bavarian automaker do that by making a hopped-up version of the BMW i8, their super-futuremobile? » 7/29/14 2:50pm 7/29/14 2:50pm

The BMW i8 Is The Gorgeous Beta Of A Car You'll Eventually Own

The BMW i8 packs the straight-line acceleration of a Porsche 911, three times the fuel economy, and a hybrid drivetrain into the intelligent architecture of my dreams. It's one of the few cars to go from show to street without being diluted like prohibition-era scotch. You'll probably never drive one. That's OK. » 5/09/14 2:00pm 5/09/14 2:00pm