BMW press release: conceived as a 2+2-seater with plug-in full-hybrid technology, this unique car combines the performance of a bmw m vehicle with a standard of fuel efficiency and emission management that exceeds even the current levels achieved by the latest small cars…through this unique balance of driving pleasure and fuel efficiency, the bmw vision efficientdynamics concept car clearly demonstrates the potential of bmw activehybrid technology, which makes its world debut at the 2009 frankfurt motor show in the bmw activehybrid x6 and bmw activehybrid 7 production models…in its design, bmw vision efficientdynamics for the first time conveys the dynamic look of a bmw sports car to a hybrid vehicle. developed with decades of experience in motorsport, the body of this unique sports car is a result of intelligent lightweight technology and aerodynamic efficiency.
in the design of the interior, the focus was likewise on both the fascinating driving experience and, in particular, on transparent, hands-on technology and maximum reduction of weight…in both exterior and interior design, bmw vision efficientdynamics stands out clearly as a strong spearhead in technology. many components of the vehicle are presented in full view expressing the “transparent” character of the car as a powerful visual feature of lightweight technology. the chassis and suspension of bmw vision efficientdynamics are made completely of aluminum; the roof and the outer skin on the doors are made almost completely of a special polycarbonate glass automatically darkening as a function of the light shining on the car.