Swiss from Rinspeed turned BMW i3 in drone Budii

The Swiss company Rinspeed has declassified its new prototype electric vehicle built on the basis of the BMW i3. The model, dubbed Budii, has a number of unique features. Rinspeed Budii Concept equipped with autonomous control system, which evaluates the surrounding area due to a high resolution camera and a special telescopic laser. Periscope is pulled out of the car roof by 70 cm up and allows you to create the most accurate 3D-images. The system processes the data and uses them not only for driving on autopilot, but also to reconfigure the air suspension for specific road conditions. The range of adjustment of ground clearance is 100 mm. The developers note that Rinspeed Budii gradually adapts to the driving style of the driver, remembering his preferences. Everything else, the prototype can “talk” to other vehicles and road infrastructure. But the function of automatic parking, and now nobody will be surprised. However, only one system of autonomous management of Swiss experts were not limited. Rinspeed BMW i3 Budii Concept was also moves the steering column, which, according to developers, will allow the driver to find the most comfortable position helm. The steering wheel can be located directly next to the driver and the passenger next to. But when you activate the offline profile, the steering column and did spectacularly folded in front seats. Judging from the photos, fully able to drive a man to the left, as the pedals is there, and its position can not be changed. Interestingly, the connection between the wheel and the wheels carried on the same principle as in hybrid Infiniti Q50 sedan, that is, the mechanical components are replaced with electronic counterparts. Rinspeed specialists have implemented this idea thanks to technology Steer-by-wire, developed by Paravan. For even greater comfort a car equipped with sliding shutters on the windows, wireless charging gadgets, infotainment and audio system from Harman. Plus the complete set included (please!) Couple Segveev. The compact two-wheeled electric vehicles with helmets are on the special pull-out platforms in the rear Budii. The movement results in a unique prototype power plant with capacity of 170 hp (250 Nm), power reserve which is enough for about 200 km. Claimed acceleration from 0-100 km/h in 7.2 seconds and a top speed – 150 km/h.

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