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
$15,869
In 2018 this car was replaced by: BMW i3 BEV 120 Ah (2018-2022)

Trims

Discontinued

BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018)

Technical Specifications of BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018)

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
Germany
Current Status
Announced (planned), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Discontinued
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
Hatchback BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018)

Range and Battery

Range
Estimated range on a full battery: EPA (USA), WLTP (EU), NEDC (EU old), GCC (Green Cars Compare)
WLTP
EPA
NEDC
GCC
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.
Nominal
Usable
33.2 kWh 27.2 kWh
Efficiency
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)

Charging

Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
AC
DC
7.4 kW 49 kW
Architecture
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

Performance

Drive Type
Drivetrain configuration: PMSM (Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor), IM (AC Induction Motor)
RWD: PMSM
Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
Power
Torque
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

Dimensions

Length
Car's body length (front to back bumper)
157.9 in
Width
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
80.3 in 69.9 in
Height
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
62.9 in
Wheelbase
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)
4
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)
Trunk
Max
Frunk
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 (2017-2018)

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Charging BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018)

Slow (AC)
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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 (2017-2018)

Detailed Descriptions

The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018) is an all-electric rear-wheel drive hatchback. It came out in 2017 replacing the older BMW i3 BEV 60 Ah (2013-2017). BMW stopped making the BEV 94 Ah in 2018 and replaced it with the BMW i3 BEV 120 Ah (2018-2022). You can still find BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018) on the used car market, with prices starting around $15,869.

The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018) 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 №606 out of 693 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018) can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 7 seconds (ranked №422 out of 693 electric vehicles) and reach a top speed of 93 mph.

The car’s powertrain delivers up to 125 kW (168 hp) of power and 184 lb-ft of torque.

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 (2017-2018) falls between 114–140 miles, ranking it №606 out of 693 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?

In the USA BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018) has a CCS Type 1 charge port.

  • You can charge it at home using a standard domestic socket or plug into any public AC charging station using the right cable. Keep in mind that the car's on-board charger (inverter) limits the maximum AC charging rate to 7.4 kW, which translates to approximately 31 miles of range added per hour of charging.
  • For quicker charging, consider using a compatible DC fast-charging station. The car boasts a maximum charging rate of 49 kW, but remember that battery temperature and charge level can influence the actual speed you'll experience.

Estimate charging time, rate and cost using Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

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

BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018) comes in the following dimensions:

  • 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?

Here's a breakdown of the BMW i3 BEV 94 Ah (2017-2018) cargo space:

  • Trunk capacity: With the rear seats up, you get 9.2 cubic feet of cargo space in the back (ranked №602 out of 693 electric vehicles).
  • Max cargo capacity: Fold down the rear seats, and you open up 38.8 cubic feet of total cargo space (ranked №459 out of 693 electric vehicles).
  • Frunk capacity: 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.

Additional Information

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Design

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2.9

Performance

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3.1

Desirability

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