Electric 4 series Gran Coupé?

Frankfurt/Main, 12. September 2017

BMW on the IAA, 2017 (14. - 24. September) with the i Vision Dynamics is not only an Outlook on the appearance of future E-models, but want to develop the design study to production, and between i3 and i8 on the market. Ambitious goals, but finally, the Bavarian carmaker would not want to have, by 2025, less than 25 models with an electrified powertrain in the program, twelve of pure electric vehicles.

Acceleration, Top Speed, Range

The concept is to show the "significantly further the future of E-mobility". And although "in the Form of a four-door Gran coupes" with the dimensions somewhere between 3 and 5 series. Reach is the BMW with 600 kilometers, the maximum speed should be in excess of 200 km/h and the Sprint from 0-100 km/h could be achieved in four seconds. For further technical data, the manufacturer does not reveal yet. "So electric, we repudiate the heart of the BMW brand and lift at the same time BMW i into a completely new Dimension," said BMW CEO Harald Krüger.

Spacious interior, Autonomous technology

The Design features short Overhangs, a long wheelbase and a flowing roof line. Large glass joining surfaces. Everything is designed to create a spacious atmosphere and for all the passengers a good view. Important points for vehicles that will be in the future, much more Autonomous, on-the-go. However, classical elements like the BMW double kidney grille. Even if a grille does not have to worry in the case of an electric vehicle for fresh air for the internal combustion engine. At i Vision Dynamics, the kidney is described as the "intelligence area". Why? Behind every quantity of vehicle sensors.(ml)