German car maker, BMW, reportedly plans to make hybrid-engine cars in 2013. The car will be named BMW MCV; this electric car will be sold with a sub-brand of BMW Group.
The model is scheduled to be introduced on next 2 years is equipped with a new development paradigm for BMW in making a car. For example, carbon fiber cells are coupled to the chassis passenger aluminum. BMW MCV chassis is made ??of cast aluminum with a longer wheelbase.
At the front end chassis of this electric car also serves as a place to prop up the front suspension and steering. Then on the back cast aluminum box used as a place of electric motor and single-speed transmission that will drive the rear wheels BMW MCV.
BMW also plans to provide various versions of MCV with 1.0 liter engine V2. This car battery will be put under the cabin floor. It aims to help distribute weight while maintaining center of gravity is more secure.
BMW MCV does not use B pillar like cars in general, but will be replaced with rear-hinged doors. This makes the electric cars it look more elegant. So, are you ready when BMW MCV arrives?