BMW’s subsequent supercar could have a retro-futuristic look.
The M Subsequent idea previews an upcoming plug-in hybrid sports activities automobile that mixes trendy styling with components from the model’s M1 of the 1970s. Its entrance finish, profile and louvered rear window all impressed by the legendary supercar.
The M subsequent previews a successor to the present i8, full with comparable scissor doorways, and is powered by a four-cylinder turbocharged engine and two electrical motors with a complete output of 591 hp.
BMW says the carbon-fiber constructed coupe will have the ability to speed up to 60 mph in three seconds and hit a high velocity of 186 mph whereas offering as much as 62 miles of all-electric vary, a giant bounce from the i8’s 18-mile score.
It’ll additionally have the ability to drive itself in Ease mode, whereas Enhance mode is for if you wish to take the dragster-style butterfly-grip steering “wheel” and have some enjoyable.
The the most recent M5 sports activities sedan, the M Subsequent will be switched from all-wheel-drive to rear-wheel-drive to supply a extra thrilling dynamic expertise as a brand new gyroscope-equipped cup holder retains your drink from spilling within the turns.
Manufacturing plans for the M Subsequent haven’t been revealed, however BMW head of improvement Klaus Frohlich mentioned “we ship on what we promise,” based on Autocar.