Few cars on the road look as epic. Somehow the fabric roof further extends the greatness of this futuristic BMW, so choosing an i8 Roadster Lease is about as cool as it gets. The latest Lithium-ion battery produces bags of additional PHEV horsepower & the extra grunt is delivered to all four wheels for the best traction. Special ‘Dihedral’ doors are visually quite something, but also functional as they open up & outwards making the sporty cabin easily accessible. Enhance your i8 Roadster Lease even further with a choice of wheels to upgrade, we think the Radial-Spokes are simply exquisite!
Leasing your new i8 Roadster with Contract Hire gives you or a business the opportunity to increase the upfront payment, thus reducing monthly outgoings & as ‘the’ BMW Lease Experts we’ll help you work out a perfect solution. There’s no doubt, if you go with Contract Hire you’ll never own the i8 Roadster but when the risks of depreciation are so great why would you want to? This way you’ll never have to ‘pick up the tab’ when BMW residual values take a turn for the worse, one of the reasons so many clients choose to lease their i8 Roadster.
|Engine & Model||Business Offers
See more BMW i8 Roadster for lease
The BMW i8 Roadster has much in common with the Coupe from the same stable, so personal preference will really play a part in which you might opt for. It's nice of BMW to provide a wealth of choice in what is still a growing and to some degree niche market.
So, comparing performance tells us that just like the Coupe, the i8 Roadster will deliver 0-62mph in less than 5 seconds. In sports mode especially, this acceleration from a standing start is most impressive with a simple “press and go” system. Some of the i8's competitors both in the petrol engine market and other electric vehicles cannot boast of such a simple system.
In terms of modes, there is the aforementioned sports mode which comes complete with unique but not unpleasant sound, the comfort hybrid mode which is certainly quieter and there is also the full EV mode and it's fascinating to see and ‘hear' a car with so much power move along so quietly and effortlessly.
In terms of handling, the Roadster actually manages to improve on the Coupe's, which some reported could suffer from a little understeer at times. The offering here is more responsive thanks to the anti-roll bar which has been tightened up while the rebound damping at the front is softer than before. Combining these tweaks together has resulted in noticeably less understeer. Other slight changes include a little extra firming up of the body which was needed because of the lack of a solid roof. Also benefiting from a bit more strength is the rear bulkhead.
All in all, the BMW i8 Roadster is a particularly versatile vehicle and can appeal to those seeking sports thrills as well as those simply looking for a rock solid, yet super stylish mode of commuting. Those who like to switch between the two depending on the mood or the day are also catered for.
Who are Morgan Highfield & Land?
Prestige Car Leasing Guide
Your questions answered, by 'the' Experts
Important Regulatory information & our Terms of Business
Find out what our clients say about their experience & the services we offer
Receive the Latest Offers & News from prestige-car-leasing.co.uk delivered to my email address
Morgan Highfield & Land and Prestige Car Leasing are trading names of Yorkshire Vehicle Finance Limited who are a credit broker, not a Lender.
Yorkshire Vehicle Finance Limited is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority - FRN 665369.
Yorkshire Vehicle Finance Limited is not an IFA & does not offer qualified tax advice. Any general information found at prestige-car-leasing.co.uk or otherwise is no substitute for your own qualified tax or legal advice. Lenders may pay us for introducing you to them.
Registered in England & Wales with company number: 03924927
Complaint Handling Procedure & our Terms of Business
Business Contract Hire pricing displayed in RED is shown exclusive of Vat @ 20%, with 12 payments in advance and per month.
Personal Contract Hire pricing displayed in BLACK is shown inclusive of Vat @ 20%, with 12 payments in advance and per month.
Contract Hire and all other methods of funding are subject to status, guarantees may be required. Different terms, mileages & contracts are available upon request.
Please see our Website Terms and Conditions for more information.
Choose an initial rental in advance
BVRLA membership number - 0893
By continuing to browse this site, you give consent for cookies to be used. For more details please read our Privacy & Cookies policy.
All rights reserved
V. 204 (12/18)
Cookies on prestige-car-leasing.co.uk