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BMW to Expand Carbon Fiber Usage on Future Production

BMW to Expand Carbon Fiber Usage on Future Production

I wrote some time ago about the collaboration that the BMW has closed-up with the SGL Group, the company responsible with the carbon fiber delivery for the German cars. As a result, the two firms are expanding the site in Germany in order to handle the high demands for the […]

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Manufacturing, Useful News
5 years ago
BMW and SGL Carbon to Toughen Joint Forces for Future i3 and i8 Hybrid Production

BMW and SGL Carbon to Toughen Joint Forces for Future i3 and i8 Hybrid Production

The Handelsblatt newspaper from Germany reports that there were sources inside the BMW German Company, stating that the automaker is planning to double their team efforts and their partnership with the SGL Carbon specialist, for a future production of more than 6,000 tones per year. With more than 100 million […]

by February 18, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i
5 years ago
2015 BMW X6 M in Spied Photos

2015 BMW X6 M in Spied Photos

BMW is preparing its next-generation of X5 M and X6 M to be the outstanding SUVs on the market, as the models will make their debut somewhere probably at the end of the year. Since we have already seen the prototype of the upcoming X5 M in spied photos, this […]

by February 9, 2014 0 comments BMW X6 M
5 years ago
BMW i3 and i8 Customized by Lumma Design

BMW i3 and i8 Customized by Lumma Design

The two i-range models have been receiving both criticisms and round of applauses for their looks, specially customized by Lumma Design, with the i3 seen as the “ugly” one, but the i8 standing at the opposite pole. With all that, the i3 as well as the i8 are constantly gaining […]

5 years ago
BMW i8 Tuned by Alpha-N Performance

BMW i8 Tuned by Alpha-N Performance

BMW knows its place in this already competitive hybrid market, and wants to deliver the best products for its sensitive customers. This is why the luxury car manufacturer has set a deal with the famous Alpha-N Performance to tune the great i8. The i8 is set to be one of […]

by January 21, 2014 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, BMW Tuning News
5 years ago
BMW i3 spyshot

BMW i3 Prototype spied again

Christmas cheer all around. While I am a little disappointed in how BMW didn’t give us all free E92 M3 sedans this year, the Bavarians are still working on a few tricks. As part of the more interesting toys coming in the future, the i lineup clearly stands out. It’s […]

by December 26, 2012 Comments are Disabled BMW i
6 years ago
E92 BMW M3 with carbon fiber accessories

BMW teams up with Boeing for carbon fiber tech

BMW’s intention with updated production materials for the cars they’ll be making in the future have been made well and truly clear. The Bavarian giant is very interested in carbon fiber as the next big thing for production cars. While it was demonstrated for high end supercars and such, there […]

by December 13, 2012 0 comments Manufacturing
6 years ago
F01 BMW 7 Series facelift

BMW M7 not happening after all

It seems that the Bavarians have gotten down to sorting out everything that was about the BMW M7 rumors we kept on hearing about lately. The sad result is the fact that the M division version of the 7 Series isn’t happening. We’re getting something pretty close though. They will […]

by July 16, 2012 0 comments BMW 7-Series
6 years ago
Vilner Tuning BMW F800R  Predator

Vilner Tuning customize BMW F800R

Bulgarian tuner Vilner are starting to get the hang of messing around with BMW products. They may be one of the newest tuners around, but that doesn’t seem to phase them. The latest project they got involved with is one of the less familiar BMW products, the F800R motorcycle. The […]

by May 21, 2012 4 comments Motorcycles, Vilner Tuning
6 years ago
F01 BMW 7 Series

BMW 7 Series will get carbon fiber construction

The BMW 7 Series is, undoubtedly a luxury car, a limousine, a flagship model for the Bavarians and anything else you’d use to describe a status symbol. Once you start talking about a car like that, you expect it to have a battleship engine and to be built from marble, […]

by February 28, 2012 0 comments BMW 7-Series
7 years ago