The German based automaker BMW has released a first presentation video with the all-new i3 Coupe Concept.
After it was officially presented to the public not too long ago, during the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, the brand new BMW i3 Coupe Concept is being placed into the spotlights once again, this time with the German based automaker releasing a first presentation video with the model. The BMW i3 Coupe Concept is coming with a modified front fascia, with restyled doors and with a different rear end, along with some other minor tweaks, when compared to the regular version of the i3.
The cabin of the model is now getting a digital instrument cluster, the iDrive infotainment system, eucalypus wood trim, leather / wool seats, two individual rear seats, brushed aluminum accents and more. The BMW i3 Coupe concept is powered by an electric motor which is generating a total output of 170 HP (125 kW) and 184 lb-ft of torque (250 Nm). The lithium-ion battery pack is allowing the model to achieve a total range of 100 miles (160 km) on a single charge. BMW says that the i3 Coupe Concept is 3,964mm long, 1,555mm tall and 1,768mm wide. More details on the model are unknown for the moment.
Hyundai will invest £4.7 million to build a new R&D center at the Nurburgring.
Hyundai, besides other automakers, will use the track to test durability on all its new vehicles. Each new Hyundai model will be tested on 180,000 km, including 10,000 km or 480 laps to be done on the Nürburgring. ...