The new Bavarian BMW 2015-2016 Gran Tourer (2-Series) model year is capable of accommodating up to 7 passengers, ready for serial production and will soon be the company in showrooms to his younger brother Quintuple BMW 2-Series Active Tourer. The world premiere of the BMW 2-Series Gran Tour 2015-2016 will be held in March at the Geneva International Motor Show 2015, the start of sales of new products in Europe is planned for June 2015 with a price of 28,650 euros.
The German manufacturer of premium cars with a sporty character and refined handling referred to as BMW AG surprises ordinary motorists and their ardent supporters release unusual, but rather unusual models. First Bavarians surprised electric hatchback BMW i3, then launched into mass production hybrid sports car BMW i8. But most of all the audience was dumbfounded when the market has a compact van !!! What really did not expect from BMW so it kompakt miniven …. nothing can be done, the modern automobile market requires more and more manufacturers and, of course, have to develop new niches and directions. Need a premium compact van – please get 5-seater BMW Active Tourer. Not enough chairs for all family members – here’s seven-seater BMW Gran Tourer.
Everything for the customer, as they say: – Every whim for your money! Readers already, of course, guessed that car new 2015 BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer is an elongated version of the BMW 2-Series Active Tourer. Outer dimensions of the body 2 BMW-Series Gran Tourer 2015-2016 year 4556 comprise mm long, wide – 1800 mm , 1608 mm in height, with a 2780 mm wheelbase of 135 mm and a clearance (clearance). New car much larger than his brother’s: total body length greater than 214 mm, the size of the wheelbase – 110 mm and the height of the body by 53 mm. All of increasing overall aim to achieve the same goal – placing 3 row of seats that can take two passengers. Frankly say that accommodate extra places can only children of primary school age.
We return to the appearance of a new minivan Bavarian BMW2015 and a closer look at the car body. The front end cars news up to the B-pillars repeats stylish and original image of a compact BMW brother 2-Series Active Tourer. Branded nostrils falshradiatornoy lattice, stylish headlamps with LED rings and eyebrows, sloping hood with smooth trim bumper with pronounced air intake and fog lights, compact mirrors with LED indicator lights, heavily littered back windshield frame, compact front door … but after the B-pillar visible new details. In reviewing the side clearly marked increase in wheelbase, larger door of the second row, smooth and high roof, a solid rear end with a large rear overhang. Feed Gran Tourer also larger and solid than the Active Tourer, due to the greater overall height and, of course, just another form of the tailgate. German designers managed to create a nice minivan with a low drag coefficient of aerodynamic drag, just 0.28 Cx. To paint finishes BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer manufacturer offers 13 color options’ paintwork choice alloy wheels R16, R17 and R18, but you can install and low-profile tires on disks R19.
Interior of the new compact minivan default with 2 rows of seats is designed for five passengers with the driver. The rear seats of the 2nd row can be moved along the interior of 130 mm, thus increasing legroom for rear seat or the size of the luggage compartment. When you move the seat of the second row all the way back trunk is able to take 645 liters of cargo volume. Separate seats folded 40:20:40 second row get hold true with a smooth floor surface and volume in 1905 liters. The presence of additional seats in the luggage compartment even if they are adding trims useful amount of luggage up to 560 liters in five-seat cabin configuration and up to 1820 liters in the presence of the driver and front passenger in their seats. Tailgate when opening rises up high, so that the people with the growth of 187 cm will not touch the top of her head, as an option for 490 euros offered electric tailgate. The equipment, the new car has a huge arsenal of modern chips: complex iDrive with a 6.5 or 8.8 inch color screen, Head-Up Display, electronic handbrake, climate control, adaptive Cruise Contro, Xenon or LED headlamps, electric front seats … Bicycle Carrier, and even LED projector located in the front doors flashing logo BMW.
Specifications of the new minivan Bavarian BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer 2015-2016 model year. Available FWD platform, fully independent suspension, disc brakes on all wheels with ABS, electromechanical power steering. In the summer of 2015 in Europe will start selling new items with two petrol engines BMW TwinPower Turbo and three diesel engines, three transmissions – 6 speed manual, automatic transmission Steptronic 6 and 8 automatic transmission Steptronic. BMW with a 3-cylinder 1.5-liter diesel engine provides dynamic acceleration up to 100 mph, for 11.1 seconds, max. speed of 192 mph and is content just 3.9-4.2 liters of diesel fuel per hundred. By the fall of 2015 there will be the most affordable petrol versions – BMW 216i.