BMW Motorrad's Concept Link deliberately leaves certain drive elements visible to show off their technical nature.

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The Concept Link is finished in Liquid Metal Titanium with a semi-matte black body.

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The Concept Link's design was inspired by the BMW Motorrad Vision NEXT 100, a self-balancing concept motorcycle.

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A long wheelbase should help contribute to stable handling.

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A head-up display helps the rider keep tabs on primary information such as speed, battery charge state and navigation, while a secondary display is for more advanced functions.

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Integrated helmet storage sits above the flat-pack batteries.

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The single-side rear swing-arm suspension does a nice job of showing off the Concept Link's futuristic disc wheel.

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A reverse gear is included to ease maneuverability.

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The seat can be configured for one or two riders.

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BMW has yet to provide much in the way of specifics when it comes to the Concept Link's propulsion system.

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Rider and scooter don't just share a spiritual connection, they have a digital one, too -- that's a smart jacket that can be manipulated to trigger functions on the Concept Link.

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BMW isn't saying whether the Concept Link has production potential. But if it does, it won't be the company's first electric scooter.

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