He stands high up on a peak, spreads his arms, and jumps. This sounds life-threatening at
first, but actually it’s a popular sport for adrenaline junkies: flying through the air in a
wingsuit. But for Peter Salzmann, a pioneer in base jumps and parachute jumps, that's not
enough. He was looking for a new challenge, and got into conversation with BMW i.
Together, they turned a risky idea into a stunt which had never been attempted before.
In this special episode of "Changing Lanes", the official podcast of BMW, learn how the
team uses impeller technology, and what it has to do with electric cars.
00:49 Intro Peter Salzmann
01:37 Intro Tobias Hoffritz
08:15 Safety and risks
11:51 A reason to change
16:50 Partnership with BMW i
24:00 Wingsuits and electric vehicles
And if you want to read more about wingsuits, go to BMW.com:
The Electrified Wingsuit - the stunt: https://www.bmw.com/en/events/nextgen/electrified-wingsuit.html
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