2016 BMW i3 Base Specs

Overview
Select configuration:
$42,400
Starting Price (MSRP)
$39,510
Invoice
Engine
Electric
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 137 mpge
Hwy: 111 mpge

Exterior Colors

Standard Exterior Colors
  • Capparis White w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
Optional Exterior Colors
  • Fluid Black w/Highlight BMW i Blue
  • Ionic Silver Metallic w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
  • Solar Orange Metallic w/Frozen Gray Accent
  • Platinum Silver w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
  • Mineral Gray w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent

Dimensions

  • Length:
    157 inches
  • Height:
    62 inches
  • Max width:
    70 inches
  • Front width:
    61 inches
  • Rear width:
    62 inches
  • Wheelbase:
    101 inches
  • Ground Clearance:
    5.5 inches

Interior Colors And Materials

Standard Interior Materials
  • Mega Carum Spice Gray, Sensatec/Cloth Upholstery
  • Tera Dalbergia Brown, Full Natural Leather Upholstery
  • Giga Cassia/Spice Gray, Natural Leather/Cloth Upholstery

Interior

  • Seating Capacity
    4 seater
  • Trunk Volume
    15.1 ft³
  • Maximum Cargo Space
    36 ft³

Interior Space

  • Front Seat Leg Room:
    40 inches
  • Front Seat Head Room:
    39 inches
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room:
    53 inches
  • Rear Seat Leg Room:
    31 inches
  • Rear Seat Head Room:
    37 inches
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room:
    49 inches

Performance

  • Engine
    Electric
  • Transmission
    Single Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Rear Wheel Drive
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    170 hp
    @ 4800 rpm
  • Torque @ RPM:
    184 lb-ft

Fuel Efficiency

Fuel Economy
  • Combined:
    124 mpge
  • City:
    137 mpge
  • Highway:
    111 mpge

Suspensions And Tires

Wheels and Tires
  • Front Tire:
    P155/70R19
  • Rear Tire:
    P155/70R19
Suspension Type
  • Front Suspension:
    Strut
  • Rear Suspension:
    Multi-Link
  • Steering Type:
    Rack-Pinion
Turining Diameter
  • Curb to Curb:
    32 ft