BMW seems to be active concept of on Active Hybrid Series

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With the technology by BMW Efficient Dynamics, BMW continues to set standards where dynamics and efficiency are concerned. The BMW ActiveHybrid models are excellent examples of this: intelligent energy management guarantees the perfect interaction of combustion engine and electrical motor.  Continue reading BMW seems to be active concept of on Active Hybrid Series

The new BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid

The new concept car offers a particularly good rendition of the new BMW 5 Series Sedan in all its dynamic, efficient and innovative qualities, at the same time representing the ongoing development of the BMW ActiveHybrid X6 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 7 with their drivetrain technology already in production.

The drive system featured in the BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid consists of a straight-six gasoline engine with TwinPower Turbo technology, eight-speed automatic transmission, and electric drive. Integration of BMW ActiveHybrid technology in a sedan already extremely efficient with its “conventional” combustion engine reduces both fuel consumption and emissions once again by more than 10 per cent. At the same time the electric motor offers a boost function, supporting the gasoline engine in generating particularly dynamic drive power for an even more sporting driving experience in the car. Continue reading The new BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid