Originally Posted by paranoidgarliclover
Or maybe a Z8 design study?
Interesting to see that the Beaver grille goes way back (relatively speaking)....
Yes, back in the 90ies, BMW used this slightly prolonged grille, back then "retro inspired" - let's remember retro was very much a thing back then - on some studies, though thankfully, it didn't go through (as the overly organic rounded shapes, likely because CHris Bangle took over and he was not a retro guy.
That said, this does look indeed interesting, however given the interior and lack of mirrors, a roof or wipers probably more a concept car never made official than ana ctualy preview, even if it does seem to have a few very Z3 elements (rear lights and trunk lid seem mostly identical), another hint at the concept car identity could be that it is actually presented along other concepts,