At the Geneva Motor Show in 2015 debuted a new BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer (F46), who joined a year earlier submitted Active Tourer . From last 2 Grant BMW Tourer is more length and the ability to order the installation of a third row of seats. Outside recognize the new BMW Gran Tourer 2 in 2016 can be a different side glass after the B-pillar. Interior design of both models is identical.
Overall length BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer is 4 556 mm (+ 214), the magnitude of the wheelbase grew by 110 millimeters (before 2780), the width is equal to – 1 800, and height – 1608 (+ 53). The second row of seats can be moved on a sled in the range of 130 mm and its backrest folded in the ratio 40:20:40. The backrests of the third row when folded to form a flat floor. Trunk volume BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer F46 in five-seater version is 645 liters (vs. 468 liters Active Tourer models) in seven-seater – 560. When folded backside compartment volume increases to 1905 liters and 1820, respectively.
Specifications. Both cars are built on a unified platform with front-wheel McPherson front suspension. The surcharge for a Grand Tourer is available with the M Sport package is undervalued by 10 mm ground clearance, stiffer anti-roll bar, optional adaptive shock absorbers and wheels with a diameter of 17 or 18 inches. As the power unit for the BMW Gran Tourer 2 in 2016 initially offered two petrol and three diesel engines. Later lineup replenished by two additional modifications: 216i and 220d.
The base petrol variant is the 218i with a three-cylinder 1.5-liter turbo engine capacity of 136 hp (220 Nm), combined in a pair with a six-speed manual or automatic transmissions. More powerful 220i has a 2.0 liter engine 192 hp (280 Nm), which is an alternative to mechanical shestistupke is an 8-TR. Under the hood of the BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer with a label 218d is 150 hp (330 Nm) diesel engine 2.0. A top-end version of the 220d xDrive with the engine of the same volume gives 190 hp and 400 Nm. Thrust is transmitted to all wheels exclusively through 8-speed machine.
Configuration and price. European sales of BMW Gran Tourer 2 will begin in the spring and summer of 2015, but prices have not yet been announced. Among the original organizer options appear on the back of the front seat, fixed to the carriage of bicycles, as well as the projector’s logo on the doors.