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The team led by Ulrich Kranz is already well on both i3 and i8 prototypes underwent testing on the road early Miramas, BMW, on the ground, near Marseille own show, and near the Arctic Circle. Taken first spy shots of the car and shows a strong camouflaged vehicle, which still manages his radical proportions, large wheels and aerodynamic thin to hide extroverted.
BMW’s program was a great project for BMW, not only for engineering and revolutionary design, but also by the extent of the entire operation, including the production of 100,000 vehicles per year.
Wireless Charging is a fascinating idea that we hope to be on the market. In collaboration with industry giant Siemens, BMW is working on a system of magnetic charge, as in a laptop and cell phone use chip shop, with a car parked in a loading station. At that time, a role both in the ground and recognize each other and start the vehicle with the merchandise. This saves you the Volt or the Prius PHV wired to a garage or workshop for a few hours when the risk of vandalism and there are others.
The electric car is the 2013 BMW i3 project “Megacity Vehicle” (MCV) of the German company BMW and SGL Carbon designed to reduce the weight of the cars of the future. At the end of the three-year project in 2013, according to a BMW.
The vehicle is of a light metal frame structure obtained from a carbon compound (PCR) is expected. This combination of materials to the body lighter than 300 kg. So if the electric car developed in-vehicle, despite the heavy batteries needed to weigh too much and therefore requires a low energy day may therefore be registered with the design of the vehicle without the effect of safety crash test.
The challenge is that C-50 times more expensive than steel. While other manufacturers are based on conventional materials, would reduce BMW, the cost of the expensive parts of carbon to one tenth, it should also possible to mass production.
The U.S. manufacturer Wiesbaden-SGL Carbon, which is the chemical company Hoechst product is the result, the fiber in the U.S. state of Washington in the Pacific, where energy costs are lower than elsewhere. In the Upper Palatinate Wackersdorf eggs are produced, there is room suites his former reprocessing used, and four knitting machines operate with 7500 square meters.
2013 BMW i3 Price
The 2013 BMW i3 price around 30,000 units in the 2013. The car will be the competitor for the Mini. When sold in Europe, the i3 will be priced around 40,000 euro and in America, the car will sold around $55,000. The pricing is still unsure, however, since the price may range between $35,000 and $55,000. The car is guaranteed to deliver 150 hp of electricity power and able to reach about 160 miles.