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2016 BMW 7-Series LWB

Video: 2016 BMW 7-Series LWB Caught on the Ring

The upcoming 2016 BMW 7-Series was caught on its long wheelbase version on the Ring, while being put under heavy tests. The video with the 2016 BMW 7-Series LWB is showcasing the model on the Ring, wearing some camouflage, which is a clear indication that the flagship sedan will come [...]

by September 1, 2014 0 comments BMW 7-Series, Videos
211 days ago
The Rolls-Royce Phantom will be using BMW i3 technology

The Rolls-Royce Phantom will be using BMW i3 technology

As you are aware, BMW invested not just a lot of time in the small electric car, the i3, but also huge amounts. This money went into developing new technologies, as this is the first EV to come from the Bavarians, and the most important piece of tech seems to [...]

by May 20, 2014 0 comments BMW i, Manufacturing
314 days ago
BMW CFRP

BMW will invest an additional $200 million into CFRP

CFRP (carbon fiber reinforced plastic) is, by some, an amazing product and by others, a big gamble that BMW just happened to win. Either way, it is well known that the material was developed for use in the i models, as a cheaper version of the regular carbon fiber, with [...]

by May 9, 2014 0 comments BMW i, Manufacturing
325 days ago
How carbon fiber is used on a BMW i3

How carbon fiber is used on a BMW i3

The BMW i3 electric city car was not just an EV from BMW, but an innovation for the whole automotive industry. Or, at least, that is what the German car maker kept saying ever since they announced it last year and, for the most part, they were spot on. One [...]

by April 3, 2014 0 comments BMW i, Manufacturing
361 days ago