BMW has a long history of innovation, and their vehicles are consistently held above the competition as being not only incredibly well-performing, but also exceptionally cutting-edge. In keeping with this theme of being at the forefront of vehicle development, BMW has decided to lend their distinctive design to the latest trend in the automotive world: hybrid cars.
Part of the new plug-in hybrid BMW i line, the BMW i8 represents the best of BMW’s technological advancements and stylish vehicle design. Recent testing of the concept has been markedly successful, and the new i8 and i3 seem poised to usher in an era where sports performance and fuel efficiency are not mutually exclusive. Widely considered to become the most progressive and innovative sports car of its time, the BMW i8 has recently had the distinction of being crowned the 2012 Concept Vehicle of The Year. The award recognizes vehicle concepts that are likely to be influential in shaping the future of the automobile industry. While it is no surprise that BMW will have a hand in doing so, their new approach to the hybrid car concept has generated considerable excitement among many automobile enthusiasts. Given BMW’s history of utilizing cutting edge technology to produce products that are both efficient and stylish, we should all be excited about what the future holds for these vehicles.Share on Facebook