BMW 2 Series has got a four-wheel drive version

December 17, 2014 at 23:18

The BMW Group has presented the first official information about the new all-wheel drive versions compactvan 2 Series Active Tourer.
For the first time, BMW offers a four-wheel drive system xDrive for the model created for a front-drive platform and having a transversely mounted engine. BMW 225i xDrive Active Tourer and BMW 220d xDrive Active Tourer were modified firstly. Four-wheel drive transmission will be available so far only for top performances 2-Series Active Tourer with the most powerful engines. 8-speed automatic transmission Steptronic will be working in tandem with this engine. According to the creators, the weight of the car grew only for 61 kg, which should not affect any fuel consumption or the environmental parameters.

BMW 2 Serie Active Tourer xDrive 2014 pics

BMW 2 Serie Active Tourer xDrive 2014 picture


The new BMW 2 Series convertible

November 23, 2014 at 14:11

In comparison with the 1 Series convertible, the convertible 2 series grew in size. The wheelbase was 2690 mm, track width – 1556 mm, the amount of luggage – from 280 to 335 liters, depending on the position of the roof that folds in 20 seconds at speeds up to 50 km / h. Customers are offered a choice of 3 fabric colors: black, anthracite, silver and brown. Body rigidity has increased by 20% compared to its predecessor, with plenty of “open” 2 Series has grown by an average of 5 kg and reached 1 510 kg. The most “modest” version – BMW 220i with a 2-liter 184-horse powers turbocharged engine, accelerates to 100 km / h in 7.6 seconds (with automatic gear box).

The new BMW 2 Series convertible 2014 pics

The new BMW 2 Series convertible 2014 picture

The best Green Car 2014

November 21, 2014 at 19:21

As part of the Los Angeles Auto Show, the jury of the American edition of Green Car Journal named the winner of the “Best Green Car” in 2014. It received the honorary title of the Electric BMW i3. According to experts, in determining the best eco mobile considered not only the influence of the vehicle on the environment, but also its “accessibility for the mass market.” In the US, the cost of German compact car with electric drive will start from 41 350 dollars. For the title of “the best”, BMW i3 had to fight in the final stage with such cars as the Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel, engine that can run on gasoline or natural gas, Audi A3 TDI with a familiar, yet economical turbo diesel, Honda Fit with a 1.5-liter gasoline power unit and the VW Golf with turbo diesel.

BMW i3 2014 pics

BMW i3 2014 picture

The hot second generation of BMW X6

November 5, 2014 at 23:20

The second generation of BMW X6 was presented at the Paris Auto Show 2014. The new car received its platform from the X5 SUV. And apparently it looks like the X5 very much. Of course, if you do not look back – it’s heavily chamfered in coupe style. And for sure the second generation is at least for millimeters but larger than the first one – it is 32 mm long (4909 mm), 6 mm wider (1989 mm) and 33 mm higher (1702 mm). The same with the wheelbase- it did not changed (2933 mm).

The second generation of BMW X6 pics

The second generation of BMW X6 image

2014 The new stylish look of MBW E92 M3 by EAS

October 4, 2014 at 16:23

The BMW E92 M3 became even more attractive and stylish. European Auto Source (EAS) presented BMW E92 M3 in gorgeous well-liked frozen blue custom color that matches ideally to its elegant body lines.

2014 The new stylish frozen blue BMW E92 M3 pic

2014 The new stylish frozen blue BMW E92 M3 pic

2014 The stunning BMW M4 Convertible now in exclusive Austin Yellow

October 2, 2014 at 16:58

From BMW Abu Dhabi Motors is coming 2014 BMW M4 Convertible in Yellow Austin. Frozen colors (Mineral Grey Metallic, Black Sapphire Metallic, Silverstone Metallic) will be proposed by the company in the winter.

2014 BMW M4 Convertible in exclusive Austin Yellow pic

2014 BMW M4 Convertible in exclusive Austin Yellow pic

New York 2014: BMW 228i Coupe Track Handling Package

May 1, 2014 at 19:19

In New York debuted a compact coupe BMW 228i Coupe, equipped with the sports track package – Track Handling Package. This car is designed for fans of track days, who do not want to buy a separate their hobby sports car.

Image of BMW 228i Coupe

Image of BMW 228i Coupe