BMW Z4, Design, Development and Production: How BMW Creates the Ultimate Driving Machines

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Gibbs Smith, 2004 - Transportation - 139 pages
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BMW Z4: Design, Development and Production is the story of the creation of the Z4 from the first concept in the summer of 1998 until the delivery of customer cars in October 2002. David Lightfoot had exclusive access to the designers, engineers, and production personnel involved in the Z4, and provides an exciting behind-the-scenes look into the process. Never before has the story been told of how BMW brings together creative people and world renowned technical resources to deliver dream machines to its devoted clientele.

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David Lightfoot is Professor and Chairman of the Linguistics Department at the University of Maryland.

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