In the words of inventor, futurist and author Arthur C. Clarke, "The only thing we can be sure of about the future is that it will be absolutely fantastic."

The future is here.

Says BMW.

Fortunately, you only wasted 15 seconds of your life to watch what has to be one of the worst plug-in vehicle video ever put out by an automaker.

BMW even pumped out this Tweet via its BMW i Twitter account:

BMW Tweet

BMW Tweet

But if you want blow a full minute of your time, then there's this Hello Future non-preview video put out just for you as well, complete with a few glimpses of the BMW i8: