The Carbon Fibre Compact Performance EV
BMW i3 introduced with 2 variations, BEV and Range Extrender. The BEV is the pure electric version with a range of 81 miles. The range extender adds a small engine to run a generator in case of running the drive battery flat. The Range Extender can travel 72 miles on electric and a further 78 miles using the generator.
BMW increase the battery to 33 kWh, giving a range for the BEV of 114 miles.
BMW have announced that a 42 kWh battery will be going into the i3.