The s version of the BMW i3 is claimed to be faster, more agile and more dynamic than the standard i3.
The BMW i3s has refined aerodynamics, adaptive torque steering, a lower sport suspension set up and more defined handling.
The i3s goes from 0 to 62mph in 6.9 seconds. The electric motor outputs maximum torque of 270Nm and 184hp (135kW) of power, and has a top speed of 99mph.
The BMW i3s offers improved performance and sporty driving settings with the SPORT driving mode button. Given enough battery charge the car will react quicker in Sport mode. When the foot is taken off the accelerator, the braking energy regeneration will in turn charge the battery.
The range extender version has a 2 cylinder engine that charges the battery to extend the range of the vehicle by approximately 70 miles. the range extender has a small 2.4 gallon petrol tank and costs approximately £3,000 more than the standard car.
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