BMW Explains The Advantages of Laser Headlights on the i8 [VIDEO]
Dec 18, 2013 13:42
BMW's laser headlights on the new i8 mid engined hybrid sports car isn't just different, they also offer a significant visibility advantage. It has also been one of the talking points of the i8's exterior look. Now here's a video explanation about the tech.
The lasers are only used for high beams, and they reportedly double the range that light can reach - up to 1970ft.
Another advantage is the reduced strain caused to oncoming cars, as the light is now focused and does not spread as much as in the case of a conventional setup.
Personally, I prefer winter over summer. I’m much better at handling the cold than I am at handling the heat. But let’s face it: the same doesn’t really go for a lot of people, and it certainly doesn’t go for most machinery. Cars, for example, are much better at handling those summer months than they are the icy winter ones. Read more