First information about the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe
In 2019, BMW introduces the 2 Series Gran Coupe. This shares a lot of technology with the 1 Series and therefore comes without rear-wheel drive. First information.
Was in the upper class is, but should work well in the compact class, one seems to have thought of BMW and sends from the Spring 2020 a 2er Gran Coupé at the start. Now BMW has new teaser pictures of the camouflaged car. The compact four-door hatchback that has since become BMW Usus big kidney, which in this case reminds of the copy, that also drives the convertible Z4. In the 2 Series Gran Coupe, however, the two elements of the radiator grille are closer together. The headlights seem to protrude quite far into the fender. A first teaser image already showed the uncaged area of the C-pillar in March 2019. Accordingly, on the trunk lid seems a sportive spoiler edge to be. The relatively narrow windows and the light signature of the tail lights are also visible. Here, BMW leans the Gran Coupe on the rear light design of current models. The premiere is already clear: BMW shows the 2 Series Gran Coupe completely unmetered in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show,
No rear-wheel drive
The 2er Gran Coupé makes a big step in terms of operation, networking and digitization.
All fans of the rear-wheel drive must be strong, because the 2 Series Gran Coupe shares much technology with the new 1 Series and therefore also comes along front-wheel drive, Among other things, the wheel slip“ARB” (Actornahe Radschlupfbegrenzung), which is to reduce the understeer with a particularly fast control intervention in the engine control unit. Also on board is the “BMW Performance Control”, which is intended to provide targeted braking actions on the inside wheel for a more dynamic ride. A big step is the 2er Gran Coupé in things Operation, networking and digitization, In the interior, the new digital cockpit is used, which relies on a few switches and voice control “Hey BMW”.
Top model with xDrive
In competition for the favor of the clientele, the 2er Gran Coupé without six-cylinder points. In the base it should be with Three-cylinder engines Tobe offered. Alternatively, one would be Two-liter gasoline such as three diesel on offer. The most powerful version of the Bavarian two-liter four-cylinder petrol engine brings it to 306 hp and is the Top model M235i Reserved. That comes with the Four-wheel drive xDrive and comes standard with a Torsen differential lock on the front axle. Also one Hybrid version would be possible. The electric motor used could deliver 65 kW of power and 165 Nm of torque.