BMW To Showcase i8 At Fleet Technological know-how Congress
BMW will use the new BVRLA Fleet Technology Our elected representatives to showcase it has the innovative i8 plug-in hybrid racecar.
On sale from July 2014, the BMW i8 uses a host of impressive technologies, including a carbon fibre and aluminium engineering and safety features for instance autonomous emergency stopping and surround view cameras.
Confirming that the cutting-edge model will be displayed at the Fleet Engineering Congress, BVRLA Chief Executive Gerry Keaney proclaimed: Rental and leasing organizations will no doubt turn out to be keen to see know-how under the skin on this revolutionary sports car as it will gradually form of filtration down and become normal on mainstream fast cars in the future. Were delighted that Mercedes is sponsoring the event, and look toward giving fleet employees the opportunity to hear from important industry personnel in 1 July.
With any 131hp 1.5-litre petrol serps mated to a 7.1kWh battery pack, the i8 emits merely 49g/km CO2 and profits an impressive 135mpg. However, this wont be the only vehicle attending at the Heritage Powerplant Centre in This summer.
BMW has also confirmed all kinds of other models will be on show at the event, along with the i3, 435i Luxury Gran Car, 218i Active Tourer and X4 cross-over, as well as the new F56 Smaller.
The BVRLA Fleet Technology The legislature takes place on Thursday 1st July along at the Heritage Motor Centre in Gaydon. It is remaining held in association with ACFO along with ICFM and with the support connected with BMW and Drive Software.