Photoshoot: BMW i8 With PUR 4OUR Wheels

BMW i, Models, Tuning | January 27th, 2016 by 1
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The owner of this BMW i8 decided to give his plug-in hybrid sportscar a Kristallweiss exterior complemented by blue accents. Next on the list was …

The owner of this BMW i8 decided to give his plug-in hybrid sportscar a Kristallweiss exterior complemented by blue accents. Next on the list was the upgrade of the standard wheels.

The wheels of choice are the PUR 4OUR wheels in Matte Electric Blue finish which perfectly match the rest of the car. They measure 22×9 in the front and 22×10.5 at the rear.

Tinted windows all around complete the mild aftermarket upgrades.

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The BMW i8 uses a plug-in hybrid system consisting of a turbocharged three-cylinder BMW TwinPower Turbo petrol engine and BMW eDrive technology in the form of an electric drive system. The 1.5-liter combustion engine develops 170 kW/231 hp and drives the rear wheels of the BMW i8, while the 96 kW/131 hp electric drive sends its power to the front wheels and allows an all-electric range of up to 35 kilometers (22 miles) and a top speed of 120 km/h (75 mph).

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The powertrain allows the BMW i8 to sprint from 0-62mph (0-100km/h) in in 4.8 seconds and has an electronically limited top speed of 260 km/h (160 mph). More details of this aftermarket wheel setup are available in the photoshoot below.

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