In July 2016, the sale will be new versions of BMW 1-Series hatchback, as well as a coupe and convertible of 2-Series, which are called M140i and M240i, respectively. It is reported that these versions are equipped with the new “turbo-six” power of 340 hp and 500 Nm, which is 14 “horses” and 50 Nm of torque more than the existing six-cylinder engine, which is used on models M135i and M235i. Of the key features of the new “six” noteworthy aluminum crankcase and cylinder head. In addition, the engine has received Valvetronic induction system of the latest generation. The Bavarians have also noted that the new version has improved sound insulation, which made the company the sound richer. The new engine is mounted with either a six-speed mechanics or with eight-speed automatic. For acceleration from zero to hundreds of new BMW M140i and M240i is required from 4.4 to 4.9 seconds (depending on the body type, gearbox and drive type). Note that the modification can be a rear-wheel drive, and with a firm full the xDrive, all-wheel drive versions with automatic transmission is in the database. The cost of new products is still unknown.