The new BMW i8 has sparked great interest in the automotive world and the high demand proves the market and customers are ready for this type of vehicle. The hybrid model from BMW has been sold out at most of the U.S. dealerships, with very few units sitting on the showroom floors due to markup prices.
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Generally speaking, the BMW ownership base is a conservative one, albeit a brand loyal crowd. Adding mods to their cars is not always on top of their list and often, they resist modifying their stock bimmers. And a BMW i8 is even a harder sell by the aftermarket companies.
So adding a set of custom lightweight wheels might be the best way to slowly introduce them to the customization world. A custom wheel set is the best and easiest way to change the looks of the i8 without ruining the performance and overall design. These ADV15 Track Spec SL Directional Wheels from ADV.1 Wheels are a perfect selection for the i8, as they feature a custom design and manufacturing process specific to the hybrid sportscar.
Wheels Boutique is the tuning shop who added the wheels to the i8 giving us a spectacularly clean looking BMW i8. The wheels come in 22×9 in the front and 22×12 in the rear, finished in a Matte Gunmetal disc and Custom Polished Matte Peek-a-Blue lip.
Thanks to a William Stern photoshoot, we have a chance to reveal all the details that went into this setup.