BMW Updates 2 Series Coupe And Convertible
BMW has upped the ante again with its latest 2 Series Coupe and Convertible refresh. For its update, the BMW 2-Series Philippines gains new visual and technological enhancements inside and out.
2017 BMW 2 Series Exterior and Interior Design
Exterior-wise, the changes are subtle yet enough to make a difference and add more elegance to the 2 Series’ design. The new bi-LED headlights which adopt a new hexagonal shape now come standard for all trims. On the other hand, adaptive full LED headlights are optional. The new 2 Series also has a sportier look from the newly revised grille and modified outer air intakes. At the back, the new LED tail lights add a muscular look. On top of that, customers will also have more selections to choose from with its new alloy wheels and three new exterior color options called Sunset Orange, Seaside Blue, and Mediterranean Blue.
Inside, the new touches make it more premium-looking. The 2017 2 Series now gets a new black instrument panel, interior chrome trims, design stitching, and redesigned air vents. Customers also have a choice between new leather or two new cloth upholstery variants.
2017 BMW 2 Series Features
With the minor updates, the new 2 Series Coupe and Convertible are now more technologically-advanced. An 8.8-inch iDrive infotainment system can now have an optional touchscreen feature if the Navigation Professional System is added. Other technological features such as the Apple CarPlay, wireless charging, and WiFi hotspot are also available for customers to choose from.
2017 BMW 2 Series Engines
BMW offers the petrol and diesel engines from its current BMW EfficientDynamics engine line for the new 2017 BMW 2 Series Coupe and Convertible. These can produce outputs from 136 to 340 hp, however, the diesel engines gain new turbocharger technology and improved common-rail direct injection system. Transmission choices are either an eight-speed Steptronic automatic transmission and a six-speed manual transmission.
BMW also offers three 3.0-liter engines for the M Performance line of the 2 Series with an output of 340 hp. The engines come with direct injection and M Performance TwinPower Turbo technology for an improved power and fuel efficiency.
The new BMW 2 Series is set to launch in Europe in July 2017.