This equates to roughly six times the recommended retail price of the model which currently stands at $135,700 and also represents a world record price for the BMW i8.

With a little help from Jay Leno, the one-of-a-kind BMW i8 Concours d’Elegance Edition sold for an astounding price of $825,000 at auction. This equates to roughly six times the recommended retail price of the model which currently stands at $135,700 and also represents a world record price for the BMW i8.

The special model features BMW Individual Frozen Grey Metallic exterior livery complemented by a Dalbergia Brown leather upholstery. Additionally, it gains "BMW i8" embossed headrests and laser etched "Concours d’Elegance Edition" badging.

Proceeds from the auction go to the Pebble Beach Company Foundation.

 

One-off BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Edition sells for $825,000 at auction