Gallery: BMW Unveils i8 Concept Spyder Future Hybrid Supercar

 

BMW just officially unveiled its gorgeous i8 Concept Spyder, which is the third BMW i model following the i3 and i8 concepts. The BMW i8 Concept Spyder offers a glimpse of future supercars with its lightweight design and hybrid technology, which combine to create a world class sports car that consumes no more fuel than a small car. The Spyder is a topless, shorter version of the i8 Concept coupe. It is propelled by a 131 horsepower electric motor that powers the front wheels and a turbocharged three-cylinder gas engine with 223 horsepower sends power to the rear wheels. The hybrid system puts out a combined 354 horsepower and propels the concept from 0-62 mph in five seconds.

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