BMW Drift Itself

Watch a BMW Drift by Itself. M235i -No Hands!

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW AG) modified its 2-Series Coupe and 6-Series Gran Coupe for racing and showcased it at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014, amazingly they have made a BMW drift by itself. Both cars are equipped with the autonomous driving technology. This includes a LIDAR remote sensing technology system, which includes ultrasonic sensors, cameras that are able to track the environment, and a 360-degree radar.

But wait, there’s more. These BMW cars also have electronic steering, braking, and throttle control.

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The impressive BMW prototypes were tested in Germany, as you would expect. The cars can automatically accelerate, decelerate, change lanes, and overtake slower cars. When navigating a race track, the BMW M235i prototype will even take the ideal race line! And, as seen in the video, it can execute and sustain drifts by itself. You can watch a BMW drift itself below!

Now, if your no good a drifting yourself, you can impress your friends with the help of BMW’s clever technology.

Auto Express reports that the BMW M235i will have a Racing model available for drivers and motorsport teams. It will have a 3.0-litre in-line six cylinder engine, just like the regular BMW M235i, but it will have 328bhp, instead of 316bhp. It also has an anti-lock braking system, Dynamic Stability Control which ensures the stability of the vehicle when the wheels are turning, and traction control to guarantee the safety of its passengers.

Watch a BMW Drift Itself


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