Czech BMW introduced an exclusive version of the i3 electric car and i8 hybrid sports car under the name of Starlight Edition. Feature cars, the style which designed by the artist Miroslav Špičák and designer Zoltan Mother, was the two-tone color of the body plated in 24-carat gold, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to Infocar.
Revision i3 and i8 was held in cooperation with the firm Toplac — official partner of BMW in the Czech Republic and the representative of the paint manufacturer BASF. The project company Liebscher Blattgold has created a special painting process, which ensured a smooth transition from the gold to the original color of the car.
Both cars covered with four layers of gold — last layer applied by hand. To add visual depth, the body of the cars are also painted with six coats of original paint.
Gold plating is also used in the interior: for finish framing air vents system, climate control, Central tunnel and the logo on the steering wheel. In addition, the cabin of each car sparsely on a plate with the inscription “STARLIGHT Edition one of one”.
BMW i3 and i8 in the performance of Starlight Edition created in a single copy. Car plan to sell at a charity auction.