29 Jun '15, 11am

Teardown Reveals BMW i3 Is "Most Advanced Vehicle on the Planet" - via @HybridC…

Teardown Reveals BMW i3 Is "Most Advanced Vehicle on the Planet" - via @HybridC…

Following a complete teardown and analysis of a BMW i3, Detroit-based Munro & Associates says it uncovered numerous unique assembly techniques and innovative systems inspiring the firm’s head to praise its sophistication as unrivaled. “This is, without a question of a doubt, the most advanced vehicle on the planet,” said Munro , CEO of Munro & Associates, Inc. “It’s as revolutionary as the Model T was when it came out.” Based out of a 100,000 square foot facility in Detroit, Munro & Associates often completes teardowns for car companies. By dismantling vehicles, the firm uses reverse engineering to better understand the design, identify suppliers, seek out innovative techniques and estimate production cost. For this particular teardown, Munro & Associates purchased the BMW i3 at retail price and covered all of the costs to take apart and analyze the vehicle. Munro estimate...

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