BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2017 - 2018
Price USA (used)
Estimated pre-owned price
In 2018 this car was replaced by: BMW i3 BEV 120 Ah



BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah

Technical Specifications of BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2017 - 2018
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place
Current Status
Announced (planned), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
Hatchback BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah

Range and Battery

Estimated range on a full battery: EPA (USA), WLTP (EU), NEDC (EU old), GCC (Green Cars Compare)
No Data 114 mi 186 mi 127 mi
Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
33.2 kWh 27.2 kWh
Energy consumption per distance driven. The more efficient the car, the less energy it needs to go the same distance.
21.4 kWh/100 mi (4.7 mi/kWh)


Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
7.4 kW 49 kW
Most EVs use a 400V system, but newer models with higher voltage can charge faster and use less wiring.
400 V
Charge Port
The port type impacts charging speed and station compatibility
  • CCS Type 1
CCS Type 1 charge port


Drive Type
Drivetrain configuration: PMSM (Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor), IM (AC Induction Motor)
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
125 kW (168 hp) 184 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
7 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
93 mph
0.00 s
00 mph


Car's body length (front to back bumper)
157.9 in
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
80.3 in 69.9 in
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
62.9 in
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
101.2 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
2961 lb
Cargo Volume
Cargo capacity: Trunk (rear seats up),
Max (rear seats folded),
Frunk (in the front hood)
9.2 ft3 38.8 ft3 No Data
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
No Data
Last Updated:
July 04, 2024
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How Far Can You Go in BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah

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Charging BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah

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Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
July 04, 2024
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About BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah

Detailed Descriptions

The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah is an all-electric rear-wheel drive hatchback. It came out in 2017 replacing the older BMW i3 BEV 60 Ah. BMW stopped making the BEV 94 Ah in 2018 and replaced it with the BMW i3 BEV 120 Ah. You can still find BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah on the used car market, with prices starting around $15,869.

The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah has a 33.2 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 127 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 21.4 kWh per 100 miles (or 4.7 miles per kWh) — ranked №596 out of 683 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah achieves a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 7 seconds (placing it at №411 among 683 electric vehicles) and attains a maximum speed of 93 mph.

Its powertrain provides a power output of up to 125 kW (168 hp) and a torque of 184 lb-ft.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

The estimated How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range? for BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah falls between 114–140 miles, ranking it №596 out of 683 electric vehicles. Several conditions can influence this range:

  • Speed: The battery drains faster at higher speeds.
  • Temperature: Extreme temperatures can impact range.
  • Terrain: Range is reduced on hilly or mountainous terrain.
  • Driving style: Aggressive driving behaviors, such as frequent acceleration and braking, decrease efficiency.
  • Feature utilization: Climate control and media system usage also affect range.

These figures are approximations, and your actual driving range may vary. When planning trips, consider these factors and be prepared for potential charging stops.

For trip planning assistance, utilize the EV Navigation interactive map.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?

The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah in the USA is equipped with a CCS Type 1 charging port. You can charge it conveniently at home using a standard outlet, or utilize any public AC charging station with the appropriate cable. However, the car's built-in charger (inverter) limits the maximum AC charging speed to 7.4 kW, which translates to roughly 31 miles of range added per hour.

For faster charging, use DC fast-charging stations. The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah supports a maximum DC charging rate of 49 kW, but it's important to note that battery temperature and current charge level can affect the actual charging speed you'll experience.

To estimate charging time, rate, and cost, you can use Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

Here are the dimensions and weight for the BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah:

  • Length: 157.9 in
  • Width: 80.3 in (including side mirrors) or 69.9 in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 62.9 in
  • Wheelbase: 101.2 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: 2961 lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

Behind the rear seats of the BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah, you'll find 9.2 cubic feet of storage space (ranked №592 out of 683 electric vehicles).

Folding down the rear seats expands the total cargo capacity to 38.8 cubic feet (ranked №457 out of 683 electric vehicles).

The car doesn’t have a “frunk” (front trunk).

Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The car isn’t officially rated for towing.

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