BMW i8 Becomes the First Hybrid Car to Join Dubai Police

Dubai Police is all-set to Patrol the Emirate with its first hybrid supercar, BMW i8. The i8 is a plug-in hybrid car that comes equipped with a 1.5 liter turbocharged three-cylinder mill together with 7.1 kWh lithium-ion battery and an electric motor.

The car is capable to generate a total of 357 hp and 420 net lb-ft of torque that can take it to 100km/h from standstill in just 4.4 seconds on its way to a top speed of 250km/h. The 2014 BMW i8 wears a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) tag of $136,600.

If you’re looking for more futuristic design from BMW, check out the BMW i9 Concept design.