BMW upgraded to models

Munich, May 13, 2015

A few days ago BMW has unveiled the facelifted 3 Series and its new engine program, now put the Bayern again vigorously after. To announce the Munich that the 118i from July 2015 now also a three-cylinder gasoline gets. With 136 hp, the 1.5-liter engine makes just as much as the previous four-cylinder engine and provides the car also in 8.5 seconds from zero to 100. However, the consumption is reduced by 0.4 liters according to the manufacturer ?? the manual switch for example takes 5.0 liters.

2er: New diesel, four-wheel for the hammer - Convertible

Two four-cylinder diesel in the new generation come from July 2015, in 2 and in 2 Coupé Cabrio used. In 218d and 225d Coupé they each provide seven horsepower more than the previous drives. The 218d Coupé is then fired from 150 hp with manual transmission and, depending on the consumption from 4.4 to 4.0 liters per 100 kilometers should be. The TwinPower Turbo technology with multi-stage turbocharging gives the 225d Coupé to ​​224 hp, the consumption is, according to BMW from 4.6 to 4.3 liters per 100 kilometers. A novelty is the M235i 's Convertible: The open sports is to have from the summer with the all-wheel drive xDrive. In combination with the standard eight-speed Sport automatic the Compact runs in 4.8 seconds to 100 ?? four tenths faster than the rear-wheel drive.

2er Gran Tourer: Other engines

Just a few weeks after its market launch gets the 2er Gran Tourer engine growth. The model range will be extended by the 216i Gran Tourer with 102 hp three-cylinder gasoline, the 214d Gran Tourer with a three-cylinder diesel engine ( 95 hp ) and the 220d Gran Tourer with 190 hp four-cylinder diesel. In addition, the 220d is also available with all-wheel drive system xDrive.

2er Active Tourer and Gran Tourer: More Security

Like the 2er Gran Tourer also gets the 2er Active Tourer from July 2015 as standard a multi-collision brake that stops to reduce collisions result in the event of an impact the brake pressure until the final stop of the vehicle. In addition, the attention is now assistant factory, who advises per display ad breaks. In addition, the optional head-up display now shows the status messages of the speed limiter.

3er Gran Turismo, 4 Convertible and Gran Coupe: New Diesel

New four-cylinder diesel come from summer 2015, in models of 3, 4 and X5 used. In 318d Gran Turismo and the 320d Gran Turismo, the new engines also provide 150 or 190 hp. The stronger of the two will also be offered in the 420d Convertible. The 418d Gran Coupe with 150 hp makes the future entry into the diesel range.

X5 X5 xDrive25d and sDrive25d: More Power

In the models X5 and X5 xDrive25d sDrive25 the summer of 2015 new turbo diesel engine produces 231 hp induced. The consumption of the rear-wheel drive should be in the best case with 5.3 liters, the Allrader should consume 5.6 liters per 100 kilometers.

Navigation systems with map update

When Navigation system Professional computing power and graphics display can be improved. In addition, map updates are transmitted into the car online via permanently installed SIM card up to four times a year ?? in the first three years at no extra charge. When business Navi update the dealer or downloaded from the ConnectedDrive Store can be done. In addition, the business system offers as of July called Scoreboards: In the car Sport mode, the current values ​​for engine power and torque are displayed. Another new feature is the option ( except the Z4 ) to load the operating instructions of his BMW via app on smartphone or tablet.

New ParkAssist for 3 and 4

ParkAssist for 3 and 4 was also brought up to date: It can now also help cross - parking and recognizes shelves that extend beyond the length of the vehicle by more than 80 centimeters or are at least 2.50 meters wide. In addition, the new version can now be used also for parallel parking, if there is a vehicle or other obstruction in front of the selected footprint.

3 and 4: equipment line Avantage

Alternatively, the basic equipment available in 3 and 4 now each model Advantage to choose from. This variant has been factory extras such as Park Distance Control with sensors at the rear, cruise control with brake function, a storage package and, depending on the engine, 16 or 17-inch aluminum rims. Further equipment lines the Sportline, the Luxury Line and the M Sport model offered each.

Z4 now in Estoril Blue metallic

For all models of the 4-series and the M3 Sedan, the new Individual paint finishes " Champagne Quartz metallic " and " smoky topaz metallic " are ordered. The 5 Series is painted on request in " tanzanite blue metallic " and the Z4 is the first time orderbar in conjunction with the M Sport package also " Estoril Blue metallic " . ( hd )