First of all, we are talking about a deal between BMW and Carbon Motors. This deal suppose that BMW have to provide 240,000 diesel engines. Carbon E7 police cars will benefit from BMW‘s engines after Germans from BMW signed a contract worth 1 billion euros for the supply of 240,000 engines. They will supply also transmissions and exhaust systems for the Carbon E7 model, made by the Americans from Carbon Motors.
BMW and Carbon Motors have announced that they have signed a partnership which aims to provide 240,000 diesel engines of 3.0 liter six-cylinder for the future Americans police vehicles.
These engines that will equip the new Carbon E7 will get also a 40% reduction in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions compared to the actual police vehicles in the United States. BMW‘s diesel engines are capable to provide 265 hp and 576 Nm and are the same units used by the 335d and X5 35d. In case you didn’t know, Carbon Motors is a company founded in 2003 by a former director of Ford. More details soon.