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BMW Future Could Be Carbon Fiber Based

BMW has always been at the top of automotive engineering and design. The German auto makers like to remain ahead of the class when it comes to the look of their concepts, production cars and materials.

With that, rumors are beginning to circulate that future BMW vehicles may be made from carbon fiber.

BMW recently showcased this material with their lightweight X5 prototype. Its body weight is almost half of a first-generation X5's.

The material used in the creation of this future automobile is called CFRP: carbon-fiber reinforced plastic. It provides weight-saving potential for future vehicles without compromising safety…
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