Paul Bracq, a BMW designer of the E23 7 Series and BMW “Turbo” concept

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From 1971 to 1974 Paul Braq was head of design at BMW. Paul Bracq (born December 13, 1933, Bordeaux, France) also worked for Citroën, Peugeot …

From 1971 to 1974 Paul Braq was head of design at BMW.

Paul Bracq (born December 13, 1933, Bordeaux, France) also worked for Citroën, Peugeot and Mercedes-Benz.

In 1970, Bracq was appointed design director of BMW, where he was responsible for the top-of-the-line E23 7 Series. His 1973 “Turbo” concept car won “Concept Car of the Year” by the Revue Automobile Suisse that year; the car repeated the feat in 1992 in the Bagatelle Concours d’Elegance.

Let’s take a moment to listen to Bracq talk about his passion for cars and design.

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