The first generation BMW sedan will be equipped by three turbo motors

March 10, 2017 at 11:40

The smallest four-door sedan is going to add the Chinese market in near future. Therefore, the Bavarian carmakers disclosed the technical specifications of the novelty. It is known that the front-wheel drive model will be driven by three- and four-cylinder turbo-motors. The sales will start with the 118i Sedan Avantgarde at a price of 204,800 Yuan. The sedan will be offered only for Chinese market. There will be proposed some configurations, including Sport Line and Luxury Line.

The compact Sedan will get new motors photo

The compact Sedan will get new motors photo

BMW 118i version will be supplied by 1.5-liter engine (136 hp and 220 Nm) as well as a six-speed automatic Steptronic. This modification gets the first hundred in 9.4 seconds; the average fuel consumption is 5.5 l per 100 km. On the next step, there is 120i Sedan with 192-hp 2.0-liter motor, which takes 7.5 seconds for acceleration. The automatic transmission will be presented by an eight-step one. The third 125i version provided by 2.0 engine with the capacities of 231 hp and 350 Nm allows reaching 100 km/h in 6.8 seconds. The top speed will be 250 km/h.

The saloon's design developped by carmakers image

The saloon’s design developped by carmakers image

Depending on the configuration, the compact sedan will be designed by 16 or 18-inche wheels, 8.8-inche central screen and a projection display. The basic equipment also includes climate control, developed specially for this model.

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