BMW

  • Driving the stunning BMW i8 in Forza Horizon 3

    This week a pretty special car, BMW’s i8 hybrid supercar was made available in Forza Horizon 3. The new car is part of the Rockstar Energy car pack. This pack contains seven cars, but for my money the biggest by a country mile is the i8. I’ve never driven...
  • BMW 7 Series set to revolutionise mass-production of carbon-fiber

    Carbon fiber is one of the most amazing and amazingly difficult compounds to work with. The structural properties are everything you want if you’re a car engineer, incredibly light, amazingly strong, the only downsides have been a lengthy construction process which in turn creates high costs. BMW are taking...
  • BMW i8 has Gorilla Glass windows and laser headlights

    The Frankfurt auto show is currently exciting the automotive industry in Germany. Electric vehicles are dominating the show, with almost every major auto manufacturer showing their EV or hybrid plans. The most notable is the simply stunning BMW i8. The car is gorgeously futuristic and is the closest production...
  • BMW i3 electric car on streets in 2014

    Electric Vehicles are so clearly the future for the automotive industry and today BMW took a big step forward. They have turned their i3 concept vehicle and are putting it into production. While the road-going i3 has changed from the designer’s dream, the car you will buy, is surprisingly...
  • BMW give a ‘Window into the future’ with augmented reality

    Last month, BMW created a ‘Window Into The Near Future’ with a dramatic digital display in New York. In a building on the corner of 42nd Street and 6th Avenue, they created a screen that digitally transforms passing cars into the all-electric BMW i3 and plug-in hybrid BMW i8...