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“Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Featuring new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on exciting journeys and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design, cars and more.
Subscribe to the BMW podcast series to find out about bathtubs in self driving cars, what a Beamer is, or why BMW designers are playing with clay. And in case you’ve been wondering if it’s legal to polish your BMW in your underwear – we have an episode that answers that as well.
All this and more in “Changing Lanes”, the official podcast of BMW. Hosted by Nicki and Jonathan and featuring exciting guests - we are always authentic, but not always completely serious.
And in case you’re wondering: yes, it’s legal to wash your BMW with your underwear – just not in San Francisco.
Do you have any feedback or suggestions how to improve the podcast? We are excited to receive your feedback via changinglanes@bmw.com.

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“Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Featuring new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on exciting journeys and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design, cars and more.
Subscribe to the BMW podcast series to find out about bathtubs in self driving cars, what a Beamer is, or why BMW designers are playing with clay. And in case you’ve been wondering if it’s legal to polish your BMW in your underwear – we have an episode that answers that as well.
All this and more in “Changing Lanes”, the official podcast of BMW. Hosted by Nicki and Jonathan and featuring exciting guests - we are always authentic, but not always completely serious.
And in case you’re wondering: yes, it’s legal to wash your BMW with your underwear – just not in San Francisco.
Do you have any feedback or suggestions how to improve the podcast? We are excited to receive your feedback via changinglanes@bmw.com.

    #062 How to make a BMW i recognisable | BMW Podcast

    #062 How to make a BMW i recognisable | BMW Podcast

    He started off designing record covers … today it’s cars. That’s Kai Langer’s versatile career in a nutshell. He has been Head of BMW i Design since July 2019 and is shaping the BMW of the future. In this episode, he tells Nicki about the features that make a BMW i so special, what sustainability without sacrifice really means and why the perfect design of an electric car starts with its sound. Hear it for yourself and get inspired.



    2:45 A day at the office for a BMW designer

    9:30 The fascination of car design

    15:30 The i3 and its easiness

    20:00 “Project i”

    26:00 Design elements of the BMW i models

    29:19 Sustainability without sacrifice

    32:10 The sound an electric car makes

    36:50 Design of the i4

    42:30 The kidney grille

    49:00 Heartbeats and tail lights



    And if you want to learn more about BMW i design elements, go to BMW.com



    “Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Subscribe for new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on an exciting journey and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design and more.

    • 55 Min.
    #061 Famous racing corners around the world | BMW Podcast

    #061 Famous racing corners around the world | BMW Podcast

    It's Spa day for our podcast team. But don't worry, we're not doing a relaxing episode with ambient music — quite the opposite. Instead, we (virtually) travel to Spa, Monza, and many other places around the world, to discuss the most famous, distinctive, and sometimes difficult racetrack corners. The pre-selection was tough, but we managed to agree on five curves. Click play to find out what went into the selection, and which corners didn't make the cut!


    3:43 Carousel on the Nürburgring Nordschleife

    6:04 Piscine at the Monaco Grand Prix circuit

    8:45 Corkscrew at Laguna Seca Raceway

    10:53 Parabolica at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza

    12:21 Eau Rouge at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps


    And if you want to read more about how to take corners using the racing line, go to BMW.com:

    https://www.bmw.com/en/performance/how-to-find-the-racing-line.html

    “Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Subscribe for new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on an exciting journey and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design and more.

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    • 16 Min.
    #060 What makes a car fast? All about acceleration | BMW Podcast

    #060 What makes a car fast? All about acceleration | BMW Podcast

    It's time to get up to speed - acceleration, that is. If you've always wondered what makes a car go fast when sprinting from a standstill to 60mph or 100 km/h, we'll make you an expert — and help you better understand which factors play a role. Aerodynamics, weight, tires, electric or combustion engine... these are just some of the things Nicki and Jonathan will discuss in this episode. And you'll also find out why electric cars could be a real game changer when it comes to 0-100 times!




    1:25 The history of the 60 mph/100 kph number

    4:45 The factors making a car accelerate quickly

    8:41 Electric vs combustion

    13:29 Achieving a perfect 0-60 time in your BMW




    And if you want to read more about acceleration, go to BMW.com: 

    https://www.bmw.com/en/performance/all-about-acceleration.html 




    “Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Subscribe for new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on an exciting journey and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design and more.

    See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 19 Min.
    #059 All there is to know about carbon fiber | BMW Podcast

    #059 All there is to know about carbon fiber | BMW Podcast

    We're no experts at baking cookies, but we know what's what when it comes to baking carbon. That's why, in this episode of Changing Lanes, we explain everything there is to know about the "black gold of high-tech materials" - or at least everything we can pack into one episode. What is CFRP, how is it made, why is it so important for cars and where is it used in BMW cars are just some of the topics we discuss. So press play and enjoy this tech talk with Nicki and Jonathan.




    2:26 What is carbon fiber?

    3:23 Why it’s important in car-making

    5:30 How carbon fiber is made

    6:08 The properties of carbon fiber




    And if you want to read more about carbon fiber, go to BMW.com: 

    https://www.bmw.com/en/performance/carbon-fiber-in-a-car.html 




    “Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Subscribe for new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on an exciting journey and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design and more.

    See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 11 Min.
    #058 The BMW X3 as a stunt car in Marvel Studios’ “Black Widow” | BMW Podcast

    #058 The BMW X3 as a stunt car in Marvel Studios’ “Black Widow” | BMW Podcast

    Squealing tires, drifts, a 180-degree turn at full speed, an explosion, a flipping SUV, and... CUT! Marvel Studios’ Black Widow stars Scarlett Johansson and features a variety of thrilling stunts, many involving vehicles like the BMW X3. In this episode of Changing Lanes, the official podcast of BMW, we will be taking a peek behind the scenes of the film, which features both the BMW X3 and the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé. Grab some popcorn and get excited for an episode full of action-packed storytelling. Afterwards be sure to experience Marvel Studios’ Black Widow when it hits cinemas or on Disney+ with Premier Access. Additional fee required.

     

    03:15 Stunt cars in movies

    08:25 manufacturer’s driver safety devices

    13:10 driving scene in Budapest

    16:00 stunt cars after a movie

      

    “Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Subscribe for new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on an exciting journey and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design and more.

     

    And if you want to read more about Marvel Studios’ Black Widow and its stunts, go to BMW.com: https://www.bmw.com/en/automotive-life/black-widow-stunt-bmw-in-marvel-movie.html 

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    • 18 Min.
    #057 BMW design elements explained – by a BMW designer | BMW Podcast

    #057 BMW design elements explained – by a BMW designer | BMW Podcast

    If your heart beats faster as soon as you hear the words “Hofmeister kink”, and you think of cars when you hear “kidneys”, this is the episode for you. In an exclusive interview with designer Christopher Weil, Head of Exterior Design at BMW, you'll learn even more about typical BMW design elements and how they are used in the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé. Together with Christopher our host Jonathan takes a closer look at the classic design elements of BMW and talks about their evolution.




    02:30 How Christopher became a car designer

    03:57 The most challenging things about designing cars

    05:15 Coming up with new ideas

    10:55 Most exciting cars to design

    12:22 Favorite BMW of all time

    13:07 Classic design elements at BMW

    15:00 Exterior design vs interior design

    16:00 Evolution of iconic design elements

    17:39 Favorite BMW design element

    18:30 Kidney grille: history and favorite

    20:25 The hofmeister kink

    22:20 The classic design elements in the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé

    24:30 Making the distinction between combustion and electric

    25:52 Evolution vs revolution

    29:31 Elements that are hard and easy to design

    32:15 Design ideas by fans

    34:08 The right tools to design




    And if you want to read more about the classic BMW design elements, go to BMW.com: 

    https://www.bmw.com/en/design/car-design-the-keys-to-bmw-design.html 




    “Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Subscribe for new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on an exciting journey and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design and more.

    See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 39 Min.

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