Next BMW 3-Series, 5-Series to use carbon fiber
The next-generation BMW 3-Series and 5-Series will be able to use the advance carbon fiber and aluminium construction technique of 2016 7-Series. These solutions will allow the 7-Series to reach a weight saving of 200 kg. Autocar reports.
The use of carbon fiber (BMW has already used for the electric i3 and i8 plug-in) will also allow a significant reduction of pollutant emissions and fuel consumption.