BMW delimit the design of their models in different families – BMW in the future will be less similar to each other. In particular, to differentiate the design of 1-, 3-, 5- and 7-Series German mark counts through the use of headlamps in different pattern of LEDs. About this publication Autocar said BMW chief designer Karim Habib.
BMW delimit the design of their models in different families
“We want every model in the range has its own little world. In a market where we sell two million cars, this is important – said Habib. – We need to preserve the exclusivity of BMW, and for this we have to make every model is like another. “
The direction in which to develop the design, BMW showed the spring of 2014 on the concept car Vision Future Luxury, precursor 7-Series next generation. Currently sedan undergoing road tests. It is assumed that one of the main features of the new “Seven”, distinguishing it from the current generation of machines will become narrow LED headlights.
Habib, a Canadian of Lebanese descent, was the chief designer of BMW in 2012. In this position he was succeeded by Adrian van Hooydonk Dutchman. The latter, in turn, came in 2009 on the place of American Chris Bangle. It is engaged in the development of the current Bangle style cars BMW.