Paris Motor Show: the new convertible BMW 2 series Part II

November 9, 2014 at 17:36

The convertible also has got other changes. Salon is roomier mostly in favor of the second row passengers, and the trunk volume is increased for 30 liters (335 liters) with the roof raised and for 20 liters (280 liters) with folded. Moreover, the size of the luggage compartment is expanded for 35 mm. The rear seats can be folded using a lever in the boot. The doorway is increased for 150 mm (450 mm) in width, and 28 mm (246 mm) in height. Electric fabric top is also completely new and it differs with additional heat and sound insulation. It can be raised and folded at the speed up to 50 km / h with a single button press.

2015 BMW 2-Series Convertible picture

2015 BMW 2-Series Convertible pictures

Soft top is available in three colors to choose from. With the top down nothing appears of the body of the vehicle: security arc is projected only in the case of the need to protect the neck.

2015 BMW 2-Series Convertible  pics

2015 BMW 2-Series Convertible image

Electric power steering, effective braking system, as well as DSC Dynamic Stability function with electronic transverse of differential lock were used in standard equipment. Double wishbone of front and rear suspension has been modified. Since the start of sales shown in Paris 2014, gig 2 series will be available in three petrol versions – six-cylinder BMW M235i (326 hp), and four-cylinder BMW 228i (245 hp) and BMW 220i (184 hp). As for the diversity of convertible’s diesel engines, there will be only one 190-strong BMW 220d.

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