Mr. Bangle quits auto industry.
Couldn't wait for this day, I can't stand this guys work with passion. IMO he has ruined not only BMW but the entire auto industry (as most others followed). Minus E46 and E90...
[Doctor Weird]BEHOLD![/Doctor Weird]
It's covered entirely with textile! What they are able to do with the shapes and form of the car as a result is pretty awe inspiring. It's the first time that I've heard Bangle speak and it made sense.
Look for video here to fully appreciate this...
6. Chris Bangle, BMW Group Design chief
Moves on just as he's copied
His influence: Now that the rest of the automotive world has copied his "flame surfacing" design language, BMW is ready to move on to a much more handsome evolution. We'll see it roll out beginning later this year.
...and funny enough, the car is starting to look good again! (the pre-Bangled, 2000-2001 is still probably my favorite 7-series design)
The article also has some interesting comments that I don't necessarily by in...
according to Auto Express
BANGLE ON HIS WAY OUT
It looks as though the controversial relationship between BMW and its chief designer,Chris Bangle,could be coming to the end of the road,Auto Express can exclusively reveal.
While the flamboyant stylists radical remake of the German company's...
I know the topic of Chris Bangle and his monstrosities have
been discussed on more than one occasion, and many people
have their opinions on the topic. Love 'em or hate 'em, the new
7 and upcoming 5 series have been met with mixed reviews mainly
due to the unique styling that the cars have...