Harald Krüger, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG“I am convinced that individual mobility is once again entering an exciting phase! For the BMW Group this phase starts today: THE NEXT 100 YEARS!”
THE BMW VISION NEXT 100.
SHEER DRIVING PLEASURE – REVISITED.
The visionary vehicle from BMW stands for the sheer driving pleasure typical of BMW. And it provides spectacular insights into its future. The starting point for the design process was the interior – as the drivers’ well-being will become increasingly important in the future. They should have the feeling of sitting in a machine conceived for them personally. This is why the cabin dimensions appear particularly generous compared to the overall size of the vehicle. Optically, it has the sporty contours and the typical silhouette of a BMW saloon – despite its dome-shaped interior. In producing the BMW VISION NEXT, preference was given to the use of recycled materials or renewable resources. All visible and invisible carbon parts consist of surplus material from the normal carbon production process.
Harald Krüger, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG“The mobility of the future will re-establish connections between all areas of life. We see new opportunities here for premium mobility.”
THE FOCUS ON THE DRIVER.
In future there will be one focus only: the driver. The BMW VISION NEXT 100 adapts automatically to the aspirations and expectations of the respective owner. You and car therefore become a unit. Permanent connectivity, digital intelligence and state-of-the-art technologies are a great support in accomplishing this. And, on top of it all, this technological progress brings perfection to the owners – making them the ultimate drivers. Yet the BMW VISION NEXT 100 not only assists driving but also enables drivers to take their eyes off the road as well – thanks to autonomous driving. The car takes over, while you are able to concentrate on other things.
The Making of.
Adrian van Hooydonk, Senior Vice President BMW Group Design“What will also persist in the future is that cars should have an emotional design and offer very emotional driving experiences.”
THE FUTURE PAYS A VISIT:
ICONIC IMPULSES WORLD TOUR.
BMW FESTIVAL NIGHT.
Back in Munich, the BMW VISION NEXT 100 then also appeared before the general public in the Olympic Park. One very special highlight was the BMW Festival Night – which provided the exciting and entertaining worlds of adventure concerning the past, present and future of the BMW brand and its vehicles.
BACK AT HOME.
THE BMW VISION NEXT 100 IN THE MUSEUM.
A glorious automotive moment in the BMW Museum in Munich: as part of its world tour, the BMW VISION NEXT 100 returned to Munich in September. Inside the double cone of BMW Welt, the BMW Group future exhibition inspired with the groundbreaking and forward-looking vehicle BMW VISION NEXT 100 and four interactive brand worlds. Also awaiting visitors to the BMW Museum were 100 masterpieces from 100 years of BMW. In the evening, the BMW Festival Night staged the success story of the BMW brand through its various epochs and ushered in the next century.
Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
The figures for fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and power consumption depend on the wheel and tyre sizes selected. Consumtion data is determined in accordance to the ECE driving cycle.
Further information about the official fuel consumption and the official specific CO2 emissions for new passenger automobiles can be found in the 'New Passenger Vehicle Fuel Consumption and CO2 Emission Guidelines', which are available free of charge at all sales outlets and from DAT Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH, Hellmuth-Hirth-Str. 1, 73760 Ostfildern, Germany.