The German company has officially premiered the BMW 2-Series Convertible 2015, which has long been rumored, and the image which was hunted by. New elegant sporty design and quick top opening ensures that each driver a lot of fun driving under the open sky. Features interior and exterior of the new products are intended to raise the bar in it’s segment from the point of view of sporting and aesthetic appeal. Car debuted at the Paris auto show in October 2014.
2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible roof
An important feature of the convertible is a cloth roof, which is enough for 20 seconds to fold, even when driving at speeds up to 50 km/h and if the additional Comfort Access system installed, the driver gets a chance to put the top remotely. A basic version of the new has a black roof, and available as an option two colors: brown and silver. The undoubted advantage of the novelty and the reduction of internal noise, thanks to a special performance of multi-layer soft top.
2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible exterior
The car looks as expected. It is without undue hardship replaces – 1-Series Convertible and is available in a more “warm” version – M235i Convertible. Multi-layer fabric that provides a roof over your head – needs 20 seconds to open or close, and is available in three different colors: black, anthracite and brown. The level of sound insulation decreased by 5 dB in the front and 7 dB in the back. To operate with the soft top it is possible at speeds up to 50 km/H.
Compared with the previous generation 1 series, the new car has grown in size and has a wider base 2690 mm. In length convertible equals 4432 mm, width – 1774 mm increased and the amount of Luggage, which now reaches 335 and 280 liters, depending on the state of the top.
The new body became more rigid in bending and torsion due to the use of heavy-duty steel and parts made of lightweight aluminum. With the increased dimensions, curb weight drop remained nearly the same, with only 5 more pounds.
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2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible model engines
For different markets prepared different versions of the cabriolet: 220i, 228i, 220d and top M235i Convertible. The first two versions are equipped with 4-cylinder petrol engine of 2.0 liter capacity 184 and 245 HP, with torque of 270 and 350 Nm. As an option dubbed version can be equipped with all-wheel drive system xDrive.
Under the hood of the 2015 BMW M235i Convertible – in-line 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo engine that develops 326 HP and 450 Nm of torque that accelerates the car to 100 km/h in 5.2 seconds (5 seconds with the 8-speed automatic transmission).
Depending on the region, other engines are also available. BMW 220i with 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter develops the power of 184 HP and 270 Nm of torque. BMW 228i Packed the same engine, but produces – 245 HP and 350 Nm of torque and is available with all-wheel drive system. BMW 220d equipped with a turbo diesel engine based on the 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter unit capable of producing – 190 HP and 400 Nm of torque.
For BMW 220d prepared the same 4-cylinder 2.0-liter turbodiesel engine which develops 190 HP and 400 Nm. Car with this engine the car gets the first hundred 7.4-7.5 seconds.
Article about the 2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.
2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible release date and pricing
The manufacturer reports that the new product is delivered to dealers in February 2015. The initial price is $38850 for American buyers and 35350 euros for the German market.
Release date: February 2015
Pricing in the United States: BMW 228i – 38 850 $, BMW 228i with full drive – 40 650 $ and top M235i – 48 650 $. In the UK market , base BMW 220i starts from 47 023 $, BMW 220d – 48 288 $, BMW 228i – 50 842 $ and M235i – 60 769 $.
2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible dimentions
length 4432 mm
width 1774 mm
wheelbase 2690 mm
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Photo of 2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible
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