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BMW I3 2016

The 2016 BMW i3 range of configurations is currently priced from $37,840. Our most recent review of the 2016 BMW i3 resulted in a score of 8 out of 10 for that particular example.

Carsguide Contributing journalist Peter Anderson had this to say at the time: The i3 is a terrific car if you can afford the high price of entry. Once you're in, it's cheap to run even on expensive electricity and the hundred extra kilometres provided by the range extender is worth the further outlay.

You can read the full review here.

This is what Peter Anderson liked most about this particular version of the BMW i3: Cheap to run, Fun to drive, Genuinely innovative

BMW I3 2016 Price and Specs

The BMW I3 2016 is currently available from $37,840 for the i3 (base) up to $48,730 for the i3 HYBRID.

Pricing guides

$43,285
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$37,840
Highest Price
$48,730
BMW I3 Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
(base) Hatchback — Electric 1 SP AUTO $37,840 $44,550
HYBRID Hatchback — Hyb/PULP 1 SP AUTO $41,470 $48,730
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BMW i3 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the BMW i3 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Range rating for electric cars?

    We're at the dawn of the electric era and waiting for an official global standard. It's not about charging the batteries but the range you get for the charge. A simple standard is being developed in Europe. I can recall the confusion when we switched away from the imperial miles per gallon standard in Australia - the economy number got smaller instead of larger when expressed in L/100 km.

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BMW I3 2016 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2016 BMW i3 are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1775mm x 1578mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the BMW I3 2016 Dimensions  include 1578mm height, 1775mm width, 3999mm length.
BMW i3 Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
base Hatchback 1578x1775x3999 mm 140 mm
HYBRID Hatchback 1578x1775x3999 mm 140 mm
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BMW I3 2016 Towing capacity

The BMW i3 has no towing capacity for the 2016 year the model was manufactured.

BMW i3 Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
base Hatchback Electric,1 SP AUTO 0kg
HYBRID Hatchback Hyb/PULP,1 SP AUTO 0kg
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BMW I3 2016 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2016 BMW i3 will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the BMW i3 spans from 19x5 inches.

BMW i3 Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
base Hatchback 155x70 R19 19x5 inches 175x60 R19 19x5.5 inches
HYBRID Hatchback 155x70 R19 19x5 inches 175x60 R19 19x5.5 inches
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BMW I3 2016 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2016 BMW i3 is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The BMW i3 is available with the following fuel types: Electric and Hyb/PULP.

BMW i3 Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
base Hatchback Electric,1 SP AUTO
HYBRID Hatchback Hyb/PULP,1 SP AUTO
* Combined fuel consumption See All BMW I3 2016 Pricing and Specs