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Sunday, January 4, 2015

BMW i8 versus M4 in drag race [VIDEO]

Auto Bild magazine has set up an old school versus the latest tech drag race. The BMW M4 has a turbocharged inline-six with rear wheel drive, up against the i8 with its turbocharged three-cylinder with electric all wheel drive. See what happens when they go head to head.

Even on paper, the race looks quite close. The i8 weighs about 150 kg less but the M-car has a healthy horsepower advantage with 425 hp against the hybrid's 357 hp.

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1 comment:

Matt @ Floorjacked said...

Win or lose, the new BMW M4 is absolutely gorgeous. The exhaust note is near perfect too!

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