BMW i8

The BMW i8 hybrid sports car and the i3, are produced by new materials and innovative manufacturing technologies.    Take a look at the behind the scenes images of the production…


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The BMW i production is based in a plant in Moses Lake, WA, for the carbon fiber production and a factory in Wackersdorf in Germany to process the material into laminates.



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The Hybrid sports car is built by an innovative architecture comprising of the life module passenger cell, made of carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP), and the aluminum drive module, incorporating the drivetrain and chassis technology.

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