2018 BMW i3s

At a Glance

Pricing $44,450 - $51,500
Drive Types RWD
Engines EV
Transmissions A1

The BMW i3 is a purpose built electric vehicle intended to appeal to urban customers. The i3 is a four-passenger model with a hatchback. Access to the rear seat is provided by two rear-hinged access doors. The rear-mounted electric is rated at 170-bhp and drives the rear wheels. For drivers that worry about the electric driving range, the i3 is available with a 38-bhp 650cc two-cylinder gasoline range extender engine. The range extender is used to provide electricity and does not drive the wheels. The i3 has a uniquely styled interior with upright seating.

What Changed:

A new i3s sport model joins lineup.

Model/Trim/Package EL Engine MPG VjI Base Price
i3 2 EV (170-bhp) A1 RWD 53 $44,450
i3 with Range Extender 2 EV (170-bhp) A1 RWD 51 $48,300
i3 i3s 2 EV (170-bhp) A1 RWD 56 $47,650
i3 i3s with Range Extender 2 EV (170-bhp) A1 RWD 54 $51,500