BMW i8 Depreciation

A BMW i8 will depreciate 31% after 5 years and have a 5 year resale value of $108,422.

The chart below shows the expected depreciation for the next 10 years. These results are for vehicles in good condition, averaging 12,000 miles per year. It also assumes a selling price of $158,050 when new. Enter your purchase price, expected ownership period and estimated miles driven annually. Our depreciation calculator will predict an expected resale value for the BMW i8.

BMW i8 Depreciation Calculator

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BMW i8 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value Mileage Resale Year
1 $12,676 91.98% $145,374 12,000 2022
2 $15,584 90.14% $142,466 24,000 2023
3 $28,876 81.73% $129,174 36,000 2024
4 $44,538 71.82% $113,512 48,000 2025
5 $49,628 68.60% $108,422 60,000 2026
6 $55,934 64.61% $102,116 72,000 2027
7 $65,354 58.65% $92,696 84,000 2028
8 $73,288 53.63% $84,762 96,000 2029
9 $75,817 52.03% $82,233 108,000 2030
10 $77,429 51.01% $80,621 120,000 2031

BMW i8 Depreciation

Years Old Depreciation Residual Value Resale Value
1 $12,676 91.98% $145,374
2 $15,584 90.14% $142,466
3 $28,876 81.73% $129,174
4 $44,538 71.82% $113,512
5 $49,628 68.60% $108,422
6 $55,934 64.61% $102,116
7 $65,354 58.65% $92,696
8 $73,288 53.63% $84,762
9 $75,817 52.03% $82,233
10 $77,429 51.01% $80,621

Buying a BMW i8 New vs Used

If you purchase a used BMW i8 that is 2 years old, then you could save $15,584 compared to buying new, and still have a relatively new model with plenty of useful life remaining. If you plan to keep this vehicle for 3 years then your total cost of depreciation would be $34,044. Try other age and ownership length combinations, or different vehicles to see if you can find depreciation sweetspots where this cost is the lowest. Hint: Try vehicles between 2 and 4 years old, as brand new vehicles depreciate quickly. Also, if this is a recently released model and buying a few years old isn't possible, consider another vehicle, or perhaps wait until more used i8 models become available.

BMW i8 Depreciation Rankings

Depreciation Rankings

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Depreciation Rankings