Driven: BMW's i8 is electrifying

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  1. The BMW i8 is a plug-in hybrid with a total system output of 266kW and 570Nm.
  2. 0-100km/h happens in a very un-Prius-like 4.4 seconds.
  3. Swing-up doors are one of the dramatic i8 party tricks.
  4. The i8 will creep around city streets for up to 37km on guilt-free electric power alone.
  5. BMW i8 launch photography.
  6. BMW i8 launch photography.
  7. BMW i8 launch photography.
  8. BMW i8 launch photography.
  9. The dash layout is truly futuristic.
  10. The dash layout is truly futuristic.

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