$A69900+ (estimated base price)
The sports variant of BMW's groundbreaking electric i3 series, the latest BMW i3s will be available from February 2019 with the double the range of the original 42kWh battery, and added power of a 135kW motor with maximum 270Nm of torque. BMW accentuate the sporty factor with sharpened contours and a 40mm wider wheel track.
|EV Type||BEV||Charging Plugs (AC)||Type 2|
|BEV Range (km)||Charging Plugs (DC)||CCS2|
|Real World Range (km)||260||Max Charge Rate (kW, AC/DC)||11/50|
|Battery Size (kWh)||33||Tow Rating (kg)|
|Max. Power (kW)||135||Max. Torque (Nm)||270|
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