Bmw had a run of such cars in the 1990s including the z13 which was rear engined in the manner of the original renault twingo.
Bmw z13 concept.
There were other similarities between the two plus the concepts.
In the early 1990s bmw groups think tank bmw technik gmbh was given the task to come.
Not all concepts are intended to be beautiful but to showcase new thinking in terms of engineering and technology.
Its technical features equipment and performance will stand up to any comparison with todays conventional passenger cars.
The bmw z13 was a quirky little hatchback with an unconventional exterior design which might make you think of todays i3.
Comparing the bmw z13 concept and the new bmw i3.
The z18 was a two seat convertible off roader and the z21 which combined the best or at least oddest elements of bmws cars and.
At a first glance the two cars simply look like they belong in a different era but taking a closer look at the two small sized cars some.
There were other similarities between the two plus the concepts unusual seat layout with the driver positioned in the middle.
With the concept z13 bmw developed in 1993 a totally new type of car geared to future needs versatile and with compact overall dimensions but with absolutely no compromises in terms of safety comfort and convenience.
Bmw z22 1999.