What Are Some Specs of the BMW I3?


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Some specifications of the BMW i3 include an all-electric 170 horsepower engine, 184 lb-ft of torque, a high-voltage battery and a Brake Energy Recuperation system. Further, the i3 comes standard with a heat pump, an HD radio system and an anti-theft alarm system.

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The BMW i3 is an electric vehicle with excellent agility and performance. With a total range of 150 miles, it has a foundation made of lightweight Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic. It can also be fully recharged using a Level 2 recharging station in just three and a half hours.

The i3 has a Dynamic Stability Control system thst includes Brake Fade Compensation, a Start-off Assistant, Brake Drying, Brake Stand-by features and Dynamic Traction Control. Its high-performance and lightweight ventilated disc brakes are attached to an anti-lock braking system, and Dynamic Brake Control is coupled with an electric steering assistance system.

On the exterior, Mega BMW i Star Spoke 19 x 5.0 light alloy wheels are matched with 155/70 all-season tires, and LED accent lights are paired with LED headlights. The interior includes velour floormats, heated seats, a slide-through floor design and a Kenaf dashboard. The BMW Navigation Business system has high-resolution screens and maps, and an on-board computer provides feedback on the vehicle's operating status.

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