Without a doubt, the BMW i8 has raised the bar for supercars. A stunning design of carbon fiber, along with efficient and powerful hybrid technology, represents the state of automotive art. As such, the accolades are pouring in from all corners.
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The most recent praise is from Top Gear. Today in a press release, BMW quotes Charlie Turner, Top Gear’s Editor in Chief, as saying “The BMW is a milestone in the annals of automotive history and a glorious statement for an exciting and positive future. The i8 delivers – and then some. It’s the kind of car we should celebrate, a beautiful vision of the future, delivered now. It is a resounding success for the BMW i8 and the whole team were unanimous in naming the BMW i8 as Top Gear magazine’s Car of the Year.”
With such notoriety, dealer markups have reportedly seen the window sticker swell to more than $300,000.