The new generation of cars was presented by the BMW 2-Series Coupe. Its predecessor, the 1-Series, was released back in 2013. Changing the indicators to the G42, the ultra-compact kupeshka has increased in size and has been completely modified both from the outside and from the inside.
BMW 2-Series has dimensions:
- length 4 meters 537 cm;
- width 1 meter 838 cm;
- height 1 meter 390 cm.
Thanks to this size of the coupe, the prototype of the second series became more energetic and stiffer by as much as 12%.
From the vertically elongated headlights, the manufacturers moved away and presented the second version with an opposite design, which did not appear in any BMW car. The BMW 2-Series now has LED eyes. Small subtleties from designers to make the image epic like that of a BMW 1602 60s coupe, and the landscape of the hood became a phantom M3 E46.
The cabin is wider, but the design is similar to some modern BMWs. In the original configuration, the "two" acquired climate control for 3 zones, a 7-inch display. In the new version, the entire dashboard acts, a 10,25-inch media system display.
The 2 version will appear on the BMW 4-Series car market. There is no manual transmission. The 2-Series has an eight-speed automatic transmission. All modifications of the BMW coupe, excluding the top-end, are temporarily presented only with rear-wheel drive. The most profitable 220i has a 2-liter gasoline, 4-turbocharged engine with a capacity of 184 horsepower.
The 230i BMW is a close model to the 220i with 245 horsepower. The more expensive version is the 220d in diesel version, the volume is 2.0 liters, the power is 190 horsepower; as well as a 48-volt generator. Top-end M240i xDrive - 3-liter, 374 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque. Acceleration to 100 km / h in 4.3 seconds. Maximum speed at around 250.
The assembly of the BMW 2 Series is handled by the BMW plant in Mexico. The new product will be sold on the Russian market next year. The approximate price is from 3370000 rubles.