BMW i8 IS THE SAFETY CAR FOR THE FORMULA E

| 2014-09-12 | 0 Comments

When the inaugural season of the new FIA Formula E Championship gets underway in Beijing 13th September, BMW will also be involved as the Official Vehicle Partner.

BMW_Formula-E_2The BMW i8, the low-emission hybrid, will be employed as the safety car in the forward-looking all-electric single-seater series. Two fully-electric and therefore zero-emission BMW i3 models will take on the role of the medical car and extraction car respectively.

BMW_Formula-EThanks to the wireless electrical vehicle charging technology they can be rapidly deployed, without unplugging, ensuring they get out on track attending to incidents without delay.”

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