BMW has revealed all the attributes of a new model that will range German manufacturers replace outgoing 1 Series Coupé. Although it has long announced that October 25 will be a day when the 2014 BMW 2-Series Coupe will be presented to the audience the world, BMW did not succeed until the lastoment to hide the appearance and technical details of the car. On several occasions unofficial photos and information about the power-train naming the different channels to car enthusiasts of the brand.
Originating new tags for a car that was previously number 2 instead of the name had a unit, we will not be dealt with in detail considering that we have on several occasions written on this site. BMW has simply continued the tradition of the Coupe and Cabriolet models from odd series get steam markings, like series 4 i sixth
Exterior and Interior
Although the proportions of the new 2014 BMW 2-Series Coupe similar to those predecessor, Series 2 has a distinctive and more modern design with a distinctive shape headlamps. The grille is larger and, together with a large front openings on the bumper gives the impression of a combination of elegance and aggression, luxury and sportiness. The last part of the car is nicely packaged, without unnecessary elements, with elegantly shaped stop the lights.
That 2-Series Coupe in the photos looks bigger than the previous Series 1 is not only the merit of designers. The car was really long, and 72 mm wider and 32 mm, while the wheelbase has increased by 30 mm. As a result, passengers will have more comfort in the cabin, but also several places to store luggage – trunk volume in Series 2 Coupe is 390 l.
BMW M235 The cabin is designed to resemble the current series 1, 3 or 5 doors. Customers in addition to standard materials interior as an option available Leather Package served with details of brushed aluminum or fine wood. Display iDrive system comes in two sizes, 6.5 and 8.8 inches. Equipment packages are Sport, Modern and M Sport, and with this last comes with aerodynamic accessories that especially in the front part of changing the visual character of the car.
The letter “M” in the name brings with it the sporty set-reliance, which is why the car is lower by 10 mm, and 17-inch M light alloy wheels. There are also sports seats and different details and decorative elements in the cabin, which indicate that in this BMW fingers interfered M sports department.
The basic petrol model, the BMW 220i, is powered by 2.0-liter supercharged four TwinPower turbocharged engine that delivers 184 hp (135 kW) and 270 Nm, and is able to accelerate to mph in 7 seconds. Maximum speed is 235 km / h. Next gasoline version is the most powerful model series 2, M235. It drives TwinPower Turbo six-cylinder 3.0 engine that produces 326 hp (240 kW) and 450 Nm of entire maximum torque. For the respect and performance, as well as M235 from 0 to 100 km / h comes in 4.8 (paired with eight-automatic transmission), and its maximum speed is factory-limited to 250 km / h. Acceleration is slightly slower with a six-speed manual gearbox and is exactly 5 seconds.
BMW buyers will initially offer three models with diesel generators. The base 2014 BMW 2-Series Coupe model, the BMW 218d, powered by a 2.0-liter TwinPower turbo engine with four-cylinder that produces 143 hp (105 kW) and 320 Nm. From standstill to 100 km / h comes in 8.9 seconds, in the version with six-speed manual gearbox, while the speedometer needle stops at a maximum of 213 km / h. Acceleration versions with automatic transmission is lower for 0.3 s.
Something more powerful diesel, 220d, under the hood also has a supercharged four 2.0 liter twin-turbo engine, but with 184 hp (135 kW), as products and lowest gasoline. Maximum torque is 380 Nm and acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h takes 7.2 s with manual or 7.1 as the version with automatic transmission. The maximum possible speed that the BMW 220d is able to develop 230 km / h. Finally, at the top of diesels is the BMW 225d. Its twin-turbo delivers 218 hp 2.0 liter (160 kW) and 450 Nm to 100 km / h comes in 6.3 s with a maximum of 242 km / h.
2014 BMW 2-Series Coupe Price and Release Date
2014 BMW 2-Series Coupe arrives in showrooms in Europe in March 2014 Price in Germany The movement of 29,950 euros, in USA for $32.000, for the basic model with a petrol engine, the 220i.