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 Today 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

The 2015 BMW i8 by the cold, hard numbers

If you want driving impressions of the BMW i8, we put Chris Harris on the job, and his words will be on R&T shortly. In the meantime, Jason Cammisa ripped off a full instrumented test of the i8, and his takeaway is that it's really goddamned quick for a hybrid backed up by a turbocharged inline-3, although there were… » 4/28/14 11:06am 4/28/14 11:06am