BMW will release the updated i8 Convertible concept vehicle later next year, but drivers can already get the scoop on the exciting details including performance specs and sustainable production practices.
Santa Barbara, CA – BMW is continuing to share new exciting details about the i8 open top convertible concept being released next year. The upcoming modified version of the BMW i8 Concept takes the hybrid car one step further by removing the roof for an added measure of sportiness and fun.
“The BMW i8 Convertible shows how versatile the hybrid sports car can be,” shares BMW Santa Barbara General Sales Manager, Bill Fogg. “This new model gives drivers the best of all worlds offering innovative efficiency and athletic sportiness.”
The BMW i8 Convertible Concept features a 3-cylinder engine and a lithium-ion electric motor that offers a combined output of nearly 400 horsepower. This much power creates a thrilling driving experience that is augmented during top-down road-trips. The dynamic design of the car was created steer the flow of air expertly over the vehicle for minimal wind resistance. Additionally, BMW has charted new territory in manufacturing practices by selecting sustainable raw materials throughout the production process.
The BMW i8 Convertible Concept is expected to arrive in showrooms later next year. Drivers can learn about model updates with BMW Santa Barbara or by registering online for more information.
About BMW Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Auto Group is conveniently located off the 101 and Hope Ave and proudly serves Santa Barbara and the greater Southern California area. Santa Barbara Auto Group is an authorized BMW dealer and features a wide array of new and pre-owned BMW vehicles. The sales department at Santa Barbara Auto Group has one purpose – to exceed customers’ expectations from test drive to delivery. The professional sales team is committed to a no-pressure, high integrity approach to every ownership experience. Santa Barbara Auto Group also features a dedicated professional service department and a state-of-the-art facility offering the most current diagnostic and repair equipment available and highly skilled factory-trained technicians to deliver efficient quality vehicle care.
Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the best sales and service experience in Southern California. To learn more about any of the popular BMW models including the BMW 2-Series, 3-Series, 5-Series, or i8 models, feel free to call, email, or stop by for friendly personal service.
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