The new generation of BMW “Five” will get 3-cylinder engines

March 29, 2014 at 15:32

According to one of the major French automotive publications in the power line of the new BMW 5-Series, which is expected to debut in 2016, will include turbocharged three-cylinder, 200-hp return order of a cylinder and a half liters. It is possible that we are talking about some modifications of the engine, which today is offered for the first front-drive models of the brand 2-Series Active Tourer. However, the engine power of compactven is only 136-hp.

BMW pininfarina gran lusso coupe photo

BMW pininfarina gran lusso coupe photo


Germans desire to reduce the number of cylinders due to increased requirements for environmental performance engines; these rules in Europe will only become tougher. However, in a new line of engines “five” will include the more familiar and more powerful 4-, 6-and 8-cylinder power units, as well as a hybrid propulsion system with a total return of 270 hp and the fuel flow rate at 3 liters per hundred path.

BMW 5 Seria coupe Pic

BMW 5 Seria coupe Pic

Recall that in the development of certain elements of the combined power plant designers of BMW specialists help Toyota under the cooperation agreement. Instead the Germans supply their diesel models for the Japanese brand. 5-Series the next generation will be 100 kg lighter than its predecessor, thanks to a lightweight platform.

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