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BMW M Head of Development Dirk Häcker on electrification and the new BMW M test vehicle.

Dirk Häcker talks about the electric drive at BMW M and the new test vehicle with a complete new and unique drive system.

8 March 2024

Dirk Häcker is Head of Development at BMW M GmbH and is therefore in charge of electrification as well as the development of the new BMW M prototype for innovative drive and chassis control systems. The test vehicle features an all-new four-wheel drive system and integrated driving dynamics control, which together provide an unprecedented level of performance and experience. In this interview, the development engineer discusses the topic of electric mobility at BMW M, explains all the details of the new high-performance concept and tells us what to expect from the world's most powerful letter in the coming years.

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Enthusiastic about the new drive concept: Dirk Häcker next to the test vehicle.
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Dirk Häcker, Head of Development at BMW M GmbH
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High-performance in test operation: The all-electric BMW M prototype with high-performance drive next to its platform donor, the BMW i4 M50.
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Technology for the highest demands – the test vehicle with M specific chassis, new axle design and widened wheel arches.
READY FOR THE NEXT CHAPTER?READY FOR THE NEXT CHAPTER?

READY FOR THE NEXT CHAPTER?

With the prototype now unveiled, BMW M is starting a new chapter in high-performance drives. The concept testing focuses on a four-wheel drive system comprising four electric motors and an integrated driving dynamics control system, which together provide an unprecedented level of performance and experience. Look forward to all-electric top performance - made by BMW M.

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