BMW prepares a worthy competitor to Porsche Boxster

January 19, 2017 at 19:53

A joint project of the two global automakers Toyota and BMW to build a sports car is progressing according to the established plan. Both versions of the machine must be brought to the world community in the first half of 2018. And each company has its own plans for the effective promotion of the novelty.

2018 Sports car BMW Z5 pic

2018 Sports car BMW Z5 pic


A successor of BMW Z4 will be supplied by a hybrid power unit

July 8, 2016 at 19:01

BMW brand continues Z4’s successor testing, which will debut in the end of 2017 or early 2018. Due to the photo spies, the Internet has some pictures of the novelty during the test on the public roads. The novelty will be different from its predecessor and get a new design.

Future Z5 on the road tests picture

Future Z5 on the road tests picture

New BMW Z5 will get a hybrid power plant

January 18, 2016 at 10:14

Toyota and BMW designers went ahead with a new project development. It will be a common platform for building of two cars under the above brands. As we know from the German press, the Bavarian engineers and designers will be engaged in the development of the exterior and interior view of the car, which is expected to be similar to the ConnectedDrive Vision concept. The length of the novelty will not exceed 4500 mm, and height – 1340 millimeters. The distance between the two axles is 2500 mm. The Z5 body will be made of carbon fiber and remind the composition used in i3 and i8 models. Japanese carmakers will provide the joint child by technical and technological components.

Toyota and BMW project under the name Z5 picture

Toyota and BMW project under the name Z5 picture