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

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

The BMW Podcast | Changing Lanes

  • 01/07/21
  • 11 min

About this Episode

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