In Italy BMW’s anniversary was brightened by i8 Concept

June 15, 2016 at 20:42

The representatives of BMW Company in conjunction with Garage Italia Customs studio admitted that they thought about a joint project for a while and an opportunity to realize this idea turned up just now. An Italian Company, familiar with Fiat star cars and other eccentric projects, converted a BMW i8 hybrid version to an art object. The show car was named as I8 Futurism Edition. This concept has got only one copy dedicated to the 50th anniversary of BMW’s presence on the Italian market. The debut of the car was at the headquarters in Munich. There were presented Adrian van Hooydonk, the Head of BMW Group Design, as well as Lapo Elkann, head of the Milan studio. The chiefs announced that their companies follow all the values associated with technological and innovative tendencies.

BMW I8 Futurism Edition was manufactured in a one copy photo

BMW I8 Futurism Edition was manufactured in a one copy photo

To color the body there was used the Lampada ad arco (literally “arc lamp”) picture, written in 1911 by Giacomo Balla Italian Futurist painter. The original canvas depicts an electric street lamp in the moonlight. Thus, the Futurism Edition Concept is a symbiosis of future hybrid mobility and an Italian art.

The concept includes the bright design and hybrid mobility pic

The concept includes the bright design and hybrid mobility pic

An interior is partially trimmed by clothes, which is used for costumes making. After contact with the light the car’s saloon become decorated with iridescent reflections.

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