Early manifestations of many ideas in the Vision Next 100 are already on the road in the BMW i3. Its electric drive gives acceptably lively performance for urban or motorway driving, and a range of about 100 miles (for the basic, pure-EV version rather than the version with a range-extender combustion engine, which is able … [Read more…]
Early ‘50s. Aftermath of the Second World War is felt in diametrically opposite ways. Time to rebuild, people was beginning to breathe the air of freedom and everyone was properly focused, but there was also those who still picked up the pieces and tried in every way to revive their business, their work, their lives.
I understand them very well! I speak of car manufacturers’ “big bosses” who now, despite the many rumors and contradictions and the increasingly misinformation that drifts thanks to the Internet monster, keep undeterred to use the Nürburgring as a final test for their sports cars (street legal or not).