Spring model upgrades for BMW

Munich, January 14, 2015

Parallel to the launch of new models, BMW takes care of the spring 2015 the series already available to other engines and trim levels. In addition, the M performance division takes new mounting brackets and performance kits for the new of 2 convertible in the program.

Three-cylinder gasoline engine in 2er coupe and convertible

In the BMW 2 Series Coupe and Convertible, a new 1.5-liter three-cylinder gasoline collection, which reaches 136 hp and a maximum torque of 220 Newton meters holds. The motor can be optionally combined with an eight-speed automatic transmission. It accelerates the 218i model range from 8.8 to 9.6 seconds to 100 and shall be satisfied with 5.1 to 6.0 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers. In addition to the extended drive portfolio new equipment lines are added. For both the closed and open for the two-door model are available from March 2015 new alloy wheels to choose from. For this purpose, a younger generation navigation system comes with 8.8 or 6.5-inch display.

Three-cylinder diesel for the Active Tourer

The 2er Active Tourer is extended by March 2015 a new base diesel. The BMW 214d Active Tourer then drives a three-cylinder engine with 95 hp and 220 Newton meters of maximum torque and speeds up the leisure Van in 12.9 seconds from zero to 100 km / h. The average consumption should be 3.8 liters.

New Diesel for the 3 series

A new four-cylinder diesel drives the future of the model 316d. The two-liter engine produces 116 hp and 10 increased to 270 Nm of torque and can be optionally combined with an eight-speed automatic transmission. The sedan accelerates in 10.7 seconds (automatic: 10.6 seconds ) and the combined model in 11,2Sekunden ( automatic 11.1 seconds) from zero to 100 km / h. The consumption values ​​are intended to be 4.6 to 3.9 liters of diesel per 100 kilometers.

New entry-level diesel for the 4-Coupe

As a new entry-level diesel model of the 4-series BMW 418d Coupé is available from March 2015. The four-cylinder diesel engine is the fifth, which is offered in 4. Displacement of two liters he draws 150 hp and a maximum torque of 320 Newton meters. Both with the standard six-speed manual transmission and the optional eight-speed automatic it comes in by 8.6 seconds from zero to 100 km / h. The average consumption of diesel entry is 4.5 to 4.1 liters.

190 - hp diesel for 4-Coupe and Gran Coupe

An equally new two-liter diesel engine drives the future of the models 420d Coupe and Gran Coupe. He mobilized 190 hp, provides a maximum torque of 400 Newton meters and can be optionally combined with an eight-speed automatic transmission. The sprint from zero to 100 km / h takes depending on the model from 7.6 to 7.1 seconds. The consumption should settle between 4.9 and 4.0 liters. Together with the new engines exhaust systems are introduced in the 4-series. They have also redesigned tailpipes. By the 190-hp diesel engine driven series models are equipped with double flow ends.

Equipment, facilities, equipment

As an addition to standard equipment, the Sport Edition is available for the 5 series from March 2015. The edition includes a sports leather steering wheel, LED fog lights and newly designed 18-inch alloy wheels in double-spoke design. In addition, the 5 new color variants receives. M3, M4 and M4 Coupe Convertible also get new paint finishes, but complemented by new interior options. For example, new leather colors are available in the future. And the plug-in hybrid sports car i8 is extended with new standard features and options for the design of the interior. (ml)