These shots of the set, taken by a bystander, confirm that the striking concept car will play a major role in the film, mostly likely with the lead character, Ethan Hunt, played by actor Tom Cruise, behind the wheel.
Mission Impossible 4 set in Mumbai, IndiaEnlarge Photo
Late last year we reported that the new 2012 BMW 6-Series Convertible would also make an appearance during several car-chase action sequences and in these latest shots there is an image of a red example sitting on set.
Mission Impossible: The Ghost Protocol is scheduled to be released later this year. Filming is currently taking place at locations in Dubai, the UK, Canada, and now, India as well.
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