Leasing Available for this Model

Lease this car with our great Business Contract Hire offer: initial rental of £8,958.78 with 47 subsequent monthly rentals of £995.422. Monthly rentals are exclusive of VAT and are valid for business users only.

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The following equipment is available for a new BMW I8 Roadster 2dr Auto:

  • Standard Equipment
  • Available at No Cost

Option packs, the options contained in the packs, optional extra data and prices shown may not be final or confirmed by BMW. Some options and packs cannot be ordered in certain combinations. Please ensure that you confirm the specification of the vehicle prior to making a final decision to purchase.

Options and Packs

  • Driver Convenience

    Fuel consumption and range Standard
    20GB Hard drive Standard
    Apple CarPlay preparation Standard
    Average speed gauge Standard
    BMW display key Standard
    Boot release from drivers seat Standard
    Brake pad wear indicator warning light Standard
    Check control system Standard
    Clock Standard
    Condition based service Standard
    Connected drive services Standard
    Connected eDrive Services Standard
    Cruise control with brake function Standard
    Electric power steering Standard
    Enhanced bluetooth with wireless charging Standard
    Front/rear park distance control Standard
    Head up Display Standard
    iDrive controller and gear selector in ceramic black Standard
    iDrive Touch Controller with 8.8" colour display Standard
    Journey computer Standard
    Luggage compartment with electric unlocking via key remote control Standard
    Multifunctional instrument panel Standard
    Navigation System Professional Multimedia Standard
    On board computer Standard
    On-board diagnosis - OBD Standard
    Outside temperature display Standard
    Personal Profile Standard
    Service interval indicator Standard
    Stop/start button Standard
    Variable Damper Control Standard
    Wifi hotspot preparation Standard
    Universal remote control £233


    ABS/EBD Standard
    Brake drying Standard
    Brake fade compensation Standard
    Brake pretensioning Standard
    CBC - (Cornering brake control) Standard
    Crash Sensor - activates hazard/interior lighting + unlocks doors Standard
    Deformation zones front and rear Standard
    Driver/Front Passenger airbags Standard
    Driver/front passenger side airbags Standard
    DSC - Dynamic Stability Control Standard
    DSC+ Standard
    Dual horn Standard
    Dynamic brake control Standard
    Dynamic Traction Control - DTC Standard
    Electromechanical parking brake Standard
    Front and rear head airbags Standard
    Front passenger airbag deactivation Standard
    Front seatbelt force limiters Standard
    Front seatbelt pretensioner Standard
    Front/rear disc brakes Standard
    Fuel supply cut off Standard
    Gloss Black brake calipers Standard
    Hill start assist Standard
    Passenger occupancy sensor Standard
    Rear seatbelts with pre-tensioners and load limiters Standard
    Tyre pressure monitoring system Standard
    Warning triangle and first aid kit Standard
    Blue seatbelts £362


    Comfort access system Standard
    Engine immobiliser Standard
    Key integrated remote control central locking Standard
    Keyless ignition Standard
    Locking wheel bolts Standard
    Remote control Thatcham category 1 alarm Standard

    Interior Features

    12V power outlets Standard
    Adjustable steering column Standard
    Ambient interior lighting Standard
    Anthracite Velour floor mats Standard
    Auxiliary air conditioning Standard
    Cup holders Standard
    Dual zone automatic air conditioning Standard
    Electric front seats + driver memory Standard
    Extended storage Standard
    Front centre armrest with storage compartment Standard
    Front footwell lights Standard
    Front seat back storage pockets Standard
    Glovebox Standard
    Heated front seats Standard
    Integrated front head restraints Standard
    Isofix attachments on rear seats Standard
    LED reading lights Standard
    Map pockets Standard
    Passenger footwell storage net Standard
    Rear coat hooks Standard
    Removable load compartment cover Standard
    Sport multifunction leather steering wheel in black with satin silver accent with gearshift paddles Standard
    Storage boxes behind seats Standard
    Storage nets Standard
    Sunvisors with vanity mirrors Standard
    Welcome lighting Standard
    Exclusive leather upholstery No Cost
    Interior world - Carpo No Cost
    Spheric perforated full leather upholstery No Cost
    Interior world - Halo £2,508
    Interior world - Accaro £3,208


    Tyre repair kit Standard
    20" Turbine spoke alloy wheels - style 444 No Cost
    20'' W spoke light alloy wheels with mixed tyres - style 470 No Cost
    20" Radial spoke light alloy wheels with mixed tyres in jet black - style 516 £408
    20" Radial spoke light alloy wheels with mixed tyres in bicolour - style 516 £583
    20" Turbine spoke alloy wheels with mixed tyres - style 625 £583


    Carbon fibre interior trim Standard
    Ceramic finish for controls Standard
    Leather instrument panel Standard
    Exclusive leather - Dalbergia tan with sabal cloth accent No Cost
    Exclusive leather - E-Copper with sabal cloth accent No Cost
    Spheric perforated full leather - Amido black No Cost
    Spheric perforated full leather - Black No Cost

    Exterior Features

    Aluminium bonnet in two tone body colour and high gloss black Standard
    Auto dimming door mirrors Standard
    Auto dimming rear view mirror Standard
    Black high gloss door frame Standard
    Body colour bumpers Standard
    Body colour door mirrors Standard
    Direction indicator, side repeaters, integrated in exterior mirrors Standard
    Dynamic brake lights Standard
    Electric + heated aspheric door mirrors Standard
    Electric folding door mirrors Standard
    Electric front windows with fingertip open/close + anti-trap facility Standard
    Fogging sensor for front windscreen Standard
    Fuel filler cap Standard
    Green tinted heat insulating glass Standard
    Headlight washers Standard
    Heated windscreen washer jets Standard
    High gloss black kidney grille Standard
    LED welcome home lights Standard
    Lightweight engineering with carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) body structure Standard
    Model designation Standard
    Rain sensor with auto light activation system Standard
    Remote control electric soft-top Standard
    Satin aluminium exterior trim Standard
    Twin exhaust tailpipe Standard
    Adaptive LED Headlights No Cost
    Metallic paint No Cost
    Special paint £752
    Pearlescent paint £1,575
    BMW Individual paint £2,275
    Laser headlights £5,950


    Metallic - Sophisto grey with Blue accent No Cost
    Metallic - Sophisto grey with Frozen grey accent No Cost
    Special Metallic - E-Copper with Frozen grey accent £752
    Pearl - Crystal white with Blue accent £1,575
    Pearl - Crystal white with Frozen grey accent £1,575
    Individual paint - Donington grey £2,275


    Aux input Standard
    BMW professional radio Standard
    DAB Digital radio Standard
    Digital sound system Standard
    Favourite buttons Standard
    Harman/Kardon loudspeaker system Standard
    Online entertainment Standard
    Wi-Fi hot spot Standard


    Double wishbone suspension Standard
    Drive Performance Control Standard
    Multi-link rear suspension Standard
    Petrol Particulate Filter Standard
    Sport mode Standard
    eDrive exterior sound £99

    Driving assistant pack - i8

    Active pedestrian safety system
    Collision mitigation braking system
    Forward collision warning
    High beam assistant
    Rear view camera
    Speed limit display
    Surround view including top view and side view cameras

    ConnectedDrive Services pack - i8

    BMW apps interface
    BMW emergency call
    BMW information plus
    BMW Online services
    BMW remote services
    BMW Teleservices
    Real time traffic information

    Aerodynamic pack - i8

    Front splitter
    Rear spoiler

Technical Specifications

  • Max Speed 155 mph
  • Max Power 369 bhp
  • Height: 1,289 mm Width: 1942 mm Width (inc. mirrors): 2,218 mm Front Scale Front Dimensions
    Wheelbase: 2,800 mm Length: 4,689 mm Side Scale Side Dimensions
  • Engine and Drive Train

    Cylinders - Bore
    82 mm
    Cylinders - Stroke
    94.6 mm
    Cylinder Layout
    Number of Valves
    Fuel Delivery
    Twin Turbo
    Catalytic Convertor
    Engine Layout
    Rear Transverse
    Compression Ratio
    6 Speed
    Engine Code
  • Performance

    Engine Power
    275 kW
    Engine Power At
    5,800 RPM
    Engine Torque
    420 lbs/ft
    Engine Torque
    570 Nm
    Engine Torque At
    3700 RPM
    Engine Power
    374 BHP/PS
    Engine Power in PS?
    4.6 secs
    Top Speed
    155 mph
  • Fuel Consumption - ICE

    EC Directive 1999/100/EC Applies
    EC Combined
    141.2 mpg
  • Emissions - ICE

    46 g/km
    Standard Euro Emissions
    Euro 6
  • Tyres

    Wheel Style
    W Spoke Style 470
    Tyre Size Rear
    245/40 R20
    Tyre Size Spare
    Tyre Repair Kit
    Wheel Type
    20" Alloy
    Space Saver?
    Tyre Size Front
    215/45 R20
  • Weight and Capacities

    Luggage Capacity (Seats Up)
    88 Litres
    No. of Seats
    Fuel Tank Capacity
    42 Litres
    Minimum Kerbweight
    1,595 kg
    Gross Vehicle Weight
    1,900 kg
    Turning Circle - Kerb to Kerb
    12.3 m
    Max. Loading Weight
    305 kg
  • General

    Standard manufacturers warranty
    3 Years
    Standard manufacturers warranty
    Special Edition
    Special Order
    Insurance Group 1 Effective January 07
    50E 50
    Service Interval Miles
    Service Interval Frequency
    24 Months
    Badge Power
    374 BHP/PS
    Badge Engine CC
    Vehicle Homologation Class
  • Electric Vehicle Data

    Battery Charge Type 1 Time (Minutes)
    Battery Charge Type 1 kW
    Battery Charge Type 1 Percentage
    Battery Charge Type 2 Time (Minutes)
    Battery Charge Type 2 kW
    Battery Charge Type 2 Percentage
    Coupler/Connector Type
    Type 2
    Battery Capacity in kWh
    NEDC Electricity Consumption kWh/100 km
    NEDC Maximum EV Range Miles
    Battery Leased
    Battery Type
  • Test Cycles

    Emissions Test Cycle
    Nedc Correlated
  • Emissions - PHEV

    WLTP2 Weighted (g/km) - Comb
    51 CO2
    WLTP2 Weighted (g/km) - Comb
    50 CO2
  • Fuel Consumption - PHEV

    WLTP Weighted (l/100km) - Comb
    2.2 FC
    WLTP Weighted (l/100km) - Comb
    2.2 FC
    WLTP Weighted (mpg) - Comb
    128.4 FC
    WLTP Weighted (mpg) - Comb
    128.4 FC

Running Costs

Calculate approximately how much a year's worth of fuel would cost according to usage:


EC Urban mpg
EC Extra Urban mpg
EC Combined 141.2 mpg

Filling Up

Tank Size 42 litres
Cost to fill £54.13

Annual Estimate

Total Fuel Use 321.96 litres
Total Fuel Cost £414.98
Road Fund Licence £0.00

Company Car Costs

Tax Year to 5th April P11D Value Percentage Charge Benefit in Kind Tax payable at 20% Tax payable at 40% Tax payable at 45%
2019/2020 £126,880 16% £20,300.80 £4,061 £8,121 £9,136

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By Jonathan Crouch
Added 15th March, 2019

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2 Business users only - consumer options are available. Up to 8,000 miles per year. Excludes VAT.

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