The BMW i8 Is the Template For The Future Car You'll Someday Own

BMW's i8 is the kind of gorgeous, $140,000 sports car that most of us will never get to own. It's packed with supercar tech like a carbon fiber passenger cell and a turbocharged, hybrid powertrain that kicks out Porsche-beating acceleration and Prius-like fuel economy. But it's not just an engineer's flight of fancy,… » 5/09/14 2:57pm 5/09/14 2:57pm

BMW Is Going to Use Gorilla Glass in the BMW i8

After leaving most car enthusiasts wondering what's next when it introduced the all electric BMW i3, BMW released some details about the upcoming plug-in hybrid i8. At a test track showing off the sports car, BMW revealed that the i8 will be the first car to use Gorilla Glass for its windows. » 8/07/13 11:20pm 8/07/13 11:20pm

BMW's Mission Impossible Hybrid Car Goes for an Icy Test Run

Sneaky spy shots of BMW's carbon-fiber hybrid car have surfaced from Scandinavia's icy plains, showing a lean profile and superb handling in tough conditions. That'll come in handy for Tom Cruise's Mission Impossible character, who is due to drive it in The Ghost Protocol. » 3/14/11 1:40pm 3/14/11 1:40pm

Samsung's i8 8.1-megapixel Point and Shoot Looks Slim, Rounded

It's not as techno-focused (read: male) as their NV-Series, but the i8 point-and-shoot seems like smooth number that fits nicely into your pocket. Available in pink and blue and white, it's got a 8.1-megapixel sensor, 2.7-inch LCD, 195MB internal memory, SD card, facial recognition, 3x optical zoom and anti-shake. We… » 1/24/08 7:30pm 1/24/08 7:30pm