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BMW X6 ActiveHybrid Specs

While the X6 that’s currently on-sale is by a 300-horsepower. twin-turbo inline engine or a 400-horsepower V8, the hybrid solely on a V8 with two electric attached.

The hybrid system on the X6 is as a two-mode hybrid system a complex mechanism developed by General Motors, BMW and Daimler. The uses three gearsets in the that split power the gasoline engine and the two electric The two electric motors are run by a large pack.

The transmission determines when the car run on electric power, gasoline or a of the two. It’s ideal for because of its ability to pull amounts of weight, and has actually used on GM transit buses for [source: Stahl ].


On the X6 ActiveHybrid, the system means just one transmission mode that the electric motors for maximum while pulling away a stop and low-speed driving, a second mode that’s for high speeds and bursts of [source: BMW.com ]. The brakes capture kinetic energy deceleration to recharge the battery

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The goal of this is to create BMW calls Efficient Dynamics, or a that is exhilarating to drive sacrificing fuel economy. hope to combine the best of electric and gasoline engines to new levels of performance — for taking advantage of the fact electric motors hit their torque instantly from a With the gasoline engine power at higher speeds, a car is created that requires fuel to achieve high [source: BMW.com ].

All this technology is expected to the X6’s fuel economy by up to 20 While mile-per-gallon and horsepower haven’t been released by BMW yet, a 20 percent increase in economy over the standard V8 mean the BMW X6 ActiveHybrid could nearly 22 miles per gallon 9.4 kilometers per liter) on the highway. a respectable figure for a car that so much and puts an emphasis on driving, as well.

As mentioned before, there are tradeoffs involved. The ActiveHybrid will add both weight and cost to the X6. However, the concept possibly set to be in production by 2010 shows that perhaps we can vehicles that can do it all, SUV capability to performance and even emissions levels.

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