BMW has revealed an advanced new-fangled self-driving concept sedan at a gala ceremonial held to mark its hundredth anniversary at the first ever plant of the company, now an abode to its Classic division, in Munich, Germany. The BMW Vision Next 100 is the first in the chain of four likewise-themed concept sedans under production at BMW brands, such as Rolls-Royce, Mini, and its motorcycle process and planned to be revealed during its centenary year. It will display new design and construction techniques, in addition to electronic based communication methods and self-governing driving technology, which is already under expansion for addition on upcoming BMW models.
The front fascia of the BMW vision next 100 comes outfitted with the iconic kidney grille, but prior to that, the fine points are all dreams of an inaccessible future. The entire windshield is an augmented veracity show, which inhabit the place of each dashboard exhibit. The vision next 100 that comes with the body length and height of 192 inches and 54 inches respectively, audaciously states that the imminent arrival of self-driving vehicles does not the indicator of the conclusion of single-minded driving. Instead, it mixes the supreme of both worlds by giving ultra-modern independent driving technology and the class of clean, driver-concentrated handling that shoppers anticipate from a vehicle with a blue round badge on the cover.
A gemstone-shaped figurine positioned in the center of the dashboard illuminates while the vehicle is in Ease driving mode to notify pedestrians and other drivers of other vehicles that the driver is not at the wheel. Likewise, the headlamps, kidney grille and the taillights all change color, consistent with the driving mode of the automobile.
BMW Vision Next 100 Interior
The dashboard inside the cabin is surrounding by 800 triangles, which is referred to as Alive Geometry. These multi-shadow polygons actually correspond with the driver directly in the course of their movements, which are more akin to signals than two-dimensional depictions on a display.
The Vision Next 100 has been accurately designed with two indispensable driving modes, such as the Boost and the Ease. In the Boost driving mode, the car assists its driver by drawing the finest driving line on its windshield. In this driving mode, the triangles regulate color to warn the vehicle’s driver about approaching automobiles or about road barriers, and to accentuate the fastest driving line. In this condition, it is analogous to an electronic driving school.
In the Ease driving mode, the driver will be in absolute control of the car, so the rectangle-shaped steering wheel pops from the dashboard, the seat alters to a less relax position, and the middle console bends towards the driver. Important information about the vehicle and its surrounding area are demonstrated on a heads-up display that occupies the majority piece of the windshield. Surprisingly, the Vision 100 does not come equipped with a touch screen for its infotainment system or with an appliance cluster. In this driving mode, the triangles ward the occupants if the car is about to make a sharp twist or an unexpected stop so that they are not caught off-security, and in this condition, it is similar to an n electronic rear seat driver.
The most insane interior design in the vision next 100 might be the unpromisingly feature, known as Companion. The automaker asserts that the Companion as a gem-like thing that symbolizes the cleverness, accessibility and the connectivity of the car that learns regarding the vehicle proprietor eventually and ultimately, it can carry out routine jobs and offer guidance. In the interim, the windshield can be exercised for amusement. It moves in accordance with the current driving mode of the vehicle, signaling the nearby walkers about the time to cross the vehicle safely while it is self-governing driving mode.
BMW Vision Next 100 Engine
BMW has not yet revealed the engine options of the Vision Next 100, but it has confirmed that it will be an emissions-free vehicle. Hence, it is expected that the vehicle would come equipped with a hybrid engine, which will be an electric motor. However, whether those electrons that emanate from the hydrogen battery fuel cells linger are to be observed. Insufficient in the BMW Vision Next 100 is anywhere on the brink of production-prepared, but put in a group, it is an attractive mix of technology that the auto manufacturer thinks that it will define the following few decades of its endurance.