The 2015 BMW i8 Convertible?

BMW i8 Convertible

BMW first began taunting us with the stunningly futuristic i8 at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. Now that production is slated to begin for the plug-in hybrid i8 sometime next year, they have begun to steer excitement toward a potential roadster version. Glorious.

Will there be a BMW i8 convertible? 

This is not the first time the i8 has been caught with its top off, mind you. There was a BMW i8 Spyder concept at the 2012 Beijing Auto Show. Because the chatter and topless version is back, it appears that both the coupe and convertible will be a reality. This is purely speculation, of course, and guesses point to the BMW i8 convertible rolling out a year or two after the coupe. The coupe would serve to test the market conditions before the company would invest in producing the spyder. read more