Tag Archives: carbon fiber

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Sustainable Carbon Dress Unveiled, Inspired by BMW i

BMW i, Lifestyle | September 19th, 2016 by Gabriel Nica

The BMW i3 and the BMW i8 are quite a source of inspiration for a lot of people, from wildly various fields. Two fashion designers …

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Alpine White BMW M2 Upgraded With Carbon Fiber Wheels

BMW M2, Models, Tuning | August 18th, 2016 by Vanja Kljaic

This build is done by IND Distribution and features a set of Carbon Revolution CR9 wheels

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BMW Allegedly Working On Carbon Fiber Motorcycle Frames

3-Series | August 18th, 2016 by Horatiu Boeriu

According to Motorcycle News, BMW has just patented designs for two carbon fiber motorcycle frames, along with plans for efficient assembly. One frame would be …

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BMW M4 With Akrapovic, Carbon Fiber And Aftermarket Wheels

BMW M4, Tuning | May 23rd, 2016 by Vanja Kljaic

There are owners who simply refuse to go with aftermarket wheels. For them, what the OEM design/quality represents is the pinnacle of what their vehicle …

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Vorsteiner BMW F32 4 Series Carbon Fiber Front Spoiler

4-Series, Models, Tuning | September 7th, 2015 by Vanja Kljaic

Vorsteiner has released another carbon fiber aero addition for the popular BMW F32 4 Series Coupe. It features a lightweight carbon fiber construction, utilizing the …

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BMW showcases more parts made of lightweight materials

5 Series GT, 5-series | July 2nd, 2015 by Horatiu Boeriu

Earlier this week, we went to Miramas, France to drive what could be the future of zero emission long-distance transportation. BMW chose as a test …

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A Guide to Understanding Carbon Fiber Weaves and Fabrics

Interesting | September 19th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Carbon fiber originated for aerospace use, but as it has become more usable this material expanded into the automotive industry.  It has several properties that …

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BMW i3 Successor: Steel from ThyssenKrupp instead of Carbon Fiber?

BMW i | August 21st, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

The BMW i3 has yet to have its one year birthday and reports on the next generation are starting to pop-up. With an investment of …

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BMW i3: High demand requires doubling of carbon production

BMW i | November 25th, 2013 by Horatiu Boeriu

The high demand for the BMW i3 is driving up the production of carbon fiber at the Moses Lake plant. With over 10,000 firm orders, …

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BMW Group and Boeing to collaborate on carbon fiber recycling

News | December 13th, 2012 by Horatiu Boeriu

The BMW Group and Boeing signed a collaboration agreement to participate in joint research for carbon fiber recycling as well as share manufacturing knowledge and …