Munich. Elevated effectivity via constant electrification, optimised emissions and improvements within the areas of driver help and digital providers are the main target of the mannequin revision measures for quite a few BMW mannequin collection that can take impact in autumn 2020. From November 2020, all fashions of the premium model will meet the necessities of the at present strictest exhaust emission normal Euro 6d. Within the BMW 5 Sequence, the vary of plug-in hybrid fashions has been prolonged by three new variants. New inline 6-cylinder diesel engines and 48-volt gentle hybrid know-how decrease gasoline consumption and emissions of chosen fashions within the BMW 3 Sequence and BMW 8 Sequence. As well as, additional engines will complement the drive portfolio of the BMW 1 Sequence and the BMW 2 Sequence Gran Coupé.
The brand new City Cruise Management perform, which shall be a part of the Driving Assistant Skilled choice in lots of present fashions from November 2020, gives added consolation and security. The newest digital providers for fashions geared up with BMW Working System 7 improve driving pleasure even additional. BMW Information gives the motive force with personalised audio information. New choices when creating the motive force profile make it simpler to personalise the automobile. The vary of capabilities of the BMW Clever Private Assistant can even be expanded additional. New physique finishes and non-compulsory extras shall be accessible for quite a few fashions from November 2020.
Effectivity turns into extra various: World premiere for 5 plug-in hybrid fashions within the BMW 5 Sequence.
The vary of BMW fashions with electrified drive programs can even be constantly expanded in autumn 2020. The expanded vary of the next electrified fashions is particularly engaging: BMW 545e xDrive Sedan (gasoline consumption mixed: 2.3 – 2.2 l/100 km; mixed energy consumption: 16.3 – 15.8 kWh/100 km; mixed CO2 emissions: 53 – 49 g/km; electrical vary: 47 – 57 km), BMW 530e Touring (mixed gasoline consumption: 2.0 – 1.8 l/100 km; mixed energy consumption: 16.1 – 15.4 kWh/100 km; mixed CO2 emissions: 46 – 42 g/km; electrical vary: 52 – 57 km (WLTP)) and BMW 530e xDrive Touring (mixed gasoline consumption: 2.4 – 2.2 l/100 km; mixed energy consumption: 16.7 – 16.1 kWh/100 km; mixed CO2 emissions: 54 – 50 g/km; electrical vary: 48 – 53 km (WLTP)). The BMW 5 Sequence mannequin vary now already consists of 5 plug-in hybrid variants. Within the higher mid-size class, BMW gives the most important collection of fashions with electrified drive.
Within the new BMW 545e xDrive Sedan, an inline 6-cylinder petrol engine and an electrical drive built-in into the 8-speed Steptronic transmission ship spectacular driving dynamics in a very environment friendly method. The ability of the 2 drive models provides as much as a most system output of 290 kW/394 hp and is distributed between the entrance and rear wheels as required by the clever BMW xDrive all-wheel drive. The model’s hallmark mixture of vitality effectivity and sportiness additionally characterises the brand new Touring fashions, whose plug-in hybrid system consists of a 4-cylinder petrol engine and an electrical drive system additionally built-in into the 8-speed Steptronic transmission. Collectively they generate a system output of as much as 215 kW/292 hp within the XtraBoost mode when load necessities are significantly excessive.
Elevated dynamic efficiency and diminished gasoline consumption: New inline 6-cylinder diesel engines with 48-volt gentle hybrid know-how within the BMW 3 Sequence and BMW 8 Sequence.
With the introduction of 48-volt gentle hybrid know-how in further fashions, BMW continues to constantly scale back gasoline consumption and emissions in its present automobile fleet. That is linked to the introduction of a brand new technology of inline 6-cylinder diesel engines. As of autumn 2020, 4 mid-size fashions of the BMW 3 Sequence and three luxurious sports activities automobiles of the BMW 8 Sequence will provide noticeably extra dynamic efficiency and elevated effectivity.
This twofold and BMW typical progress is achieved via additional superior BMW TwinPower Turbo know-how and moreover with assistance from a very highly effective starter generator and a further battery. The dynamic energy supply when beginning off and accelerating is enhanced by the extra energy of 8 kW/11 hp spontaneously offered by the 48-volt starter generator. In different load ranges the electrical drive can relieve the combustion engine and thus improve its effectivity. The ability required for that is generated by intensive recuperation in braking and thrust phases and saved in a 48-volt battery, which additionally provides the automobile’s electrical system.
The 48-volt gentle hybrid know-how shall be utilized in 4 additional BMW 3 Sequence fashions from November 2020. Within the new BMW 330d Sedan (mixed gasoline consumption: 4.7 – 4.4 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 125 – 116 g/km*) and the brand new BMW 330d Xdrive Sedan (mixed gasoline consumption: 5.0 – 4.7 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 132 – 123 g/km*) and the brand new BMW 330d Touring (mixed gasoline consumption: 4.8 – 4.5 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 128 – 119 g/km*) and the brand new BMW 330d Xdrive Touring (mixed gasoline consumption: 5.2 – 4.8 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 136 – 127 g/km), it helps the brand new inline 6-cylinder diesel engine, which already gives further driving pleasure with its most output elevated by 15 kW/21 hp to 210 kW/286 hp. Due to a two-stage turbocharging system and a sophisticated frequent rail injection system whose piezo injectors now inject the gasoline with as much as ten injections per working cycle and a most strain of two 700 bar into the combustion chambers, engine response and effectivity of the three.0 litre engine are optimised. The brand new diesel engine generates its most torque, which has been elevated by 30 to 650 Nm, between 1 500 and a pair of 500 rpm. The elevated energy of the combustion engine and the extra electrical energy noticeably enhance the automotive’s dash capability. For instance, the brand new BMW 330d Sedan improves its acceleration from zero to 100 km/h by 0.2 seconds to now 5.3 seconds.
Within the BMW 8 Sequence, 48-volt gentle hybrid know-how is mixed with an equally new and much more highly effective 3.0-litre diesel engine. The BMW 840d xDrive Coupé fashions (gasoline consumption mixed: 5.8 – 5.6 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 154 – 146 g/km), BMW 840d xDrive Convertible (gasoline consumption mixed: 6.0 – 5.7 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 159 – 151 g/km) and BMW 840d xDrive Gran Coupé (mixed gasoline consumption: 5.9 – 5.6 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 155 – 148 g/km) shall be powered by a 250 kW/340 hp inline 6-cylinder engine sooner or later. The 15 kW/20 hp improve in top-level output additionally outcomes from additional superior BMW TwinPower Turbo know-how. It now features a multi-stage turbocharger with variable turbine geometry for the high-pressure and low-pressure phases. The utmost torque of 700 Nm is generated alreadybetween 1 750 and a pair of 250 rpm. Within the luxurious sports activities automotive mannequin vary, the brand new drive know-how allows the BMW 840d xDrive Coupé, for instance, to enhance its acceleration determine from a standing begin to 100 km/h by 0.1 seconds to 4.8 seconds. The optimised efficiency traits of the diesel engine are accompanied by exactly tailored nice tuning of the chassis and its management programs.
The brand new diesel engines for the BMW 3 Sequence and the BMW 8 Sequence additionally characterize the most recent cutting-edge with regard to emissions. They function exhaust fuel remedy know-how, whose engine-proximate parts encompass a diesel oxidation catalytic converter and an SCR coating on the diesel particulate filter. So as to optimally scale back nitrogen oxide (NOX) emissions, a second metering unit is moreover built-in on the outlet of the engine-proximate SCR system.
BMW 1 Sequence, BMW 2 Sequence Gran Coupé: Extra engines and new non-compulsory extras.
New engines shall be accessible from November 2020 for the BMW 1 Sequence and the BMW 2 Sequence Gran Coupé. The brand new BMW 116i (mixed gasoline consumption: 5.8 – 5.4 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 133 – 124 g/km) is powered by a 3-cylinder petrol engine with an output of 80 kW/109 hp and a most torque of 190 Nm. It’s geared up as normal with a handbook 6-speed transmission and accelerates from zero to 100 km/h in 10.6 seconds. A 7-speed Steptronic transmission with double clutch is optionally accessible. As well as, the mannequin vary shall be expanded to incorporate the brand new BMW 120i (gasoline consumption mixed: 5.8 – 5.5 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 134 – 126 g/km). Its 4-cylinder petrol engine generates a most output of 131 kW/178 hp and a most torque of 280 Nm and is mixed as normal with a 7-speed Steptronic transmission with double clutch. The brand new BMW 120i accelerates from a standing begin to 100 km/h in 7.0 seconds.
Excellent financial system is the hallmark of the brand new entry-level diesel engine for the BMW 2 Sequence Gran Coupé. The three-cylinder diesel engine of the brand new BMW 216d Gran Coupé (gasoline consumption mixed: 4.1 – 3.8 l/100 km*; mixed CO2 emissions: 108 – 99 g/km) gives a most output of 85 kW/116 hp and a most torque of 270 Nm. It transmits its energy to a 7-speed Steptronic transmission with double clutch as normal and allows acceleration from zero to 100 km/h in 10.3 seconds.
The vary of non-compulsory tools for the BMW 1 Sequence and the BMW 2 Sequence Gran Coupé is supplemented by the BMW Particular person Shadow Line lights. With the black inserts on the higher fringe of the headlamps they make the entrance view much more powerfully expressive.
City Cruise Management: Elevated consolation and optimised security when driving in city visitors.
The elevated degree of consolation and security achieved via mixed velocity and distance management can even be accessible in quite a few present BMW fashions when driving in metropolis visitors from autumn 2020 onwards. At the side of the non-compulsory Driving Assistant Skilled, the City Cruise Management perform is accessible within the BMW 3 Sequence and BMW 5 Sequence, the BMW 6 Sequence Gran Turismo, the BMW 8 Sequence and the BMW X5, BMW X6, BMW X7, BMW M5, BMW M8, BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M mannequin collection. It extends the vary of capabilities of the Lively Cruise Management with Cease & Go perform by a visitors mild recognition perform. Along with automobiles and visitors indicators forward, visitors lights registered by the stereo digicam are additionally taken under consideration.
Within the case of visitors mild alerts which can be clearly associated to the lane you’re travelling, these are routinely registered by the velocity and distance management system. If the visitors mild is pink, the system decelerates the automobile to a standstill. A inexperienced mild alerts the continuation of the journey. In a extra advanced intersection scenario the place, for instance, completely different mild alerts apply to completely different lanes, a visitors mild image is displayed within the instrument cluster. The driving force can then affirm the sunshine sign proven there and proceed to make use of the automated velocity and distance management or management the velocity himself. For added consolation in metropolis visitors there’s a drive reminder perform. Whereas stationary at a visitors mild, the present visitors mild part is displayed within the instrument cluster; originally of the inexperienced part, the motive force additionally receives a sign to start out driving.
The City Cruise Management perform may also be built-in into the automotive at a later date by way of a Distant Software program Improve. Apart from the BMW 8 Sequence fashions, this selection is accessible for automobiles of all of the above-mentioned collection produced from July 2020 onwards and that are geared up with the Driving Assistant Skilled.
New digital providers for extra driving pleasure: BMW Information, BMW Clever Private Assistant with new capabilities, private profile image and easy log-in.
The newest technology of the show and management system makes it attainable to make use of new digital providers in quite a few present BMW fashions. The BMW Working System 7, which is accessible along with BMW Dwell Cockpit, BMW Dwell Cockpit Plus or BMW Dwell Cockpit Skilled, permits the motive force to customize what’s exhibited to a really excessive diploma. From November 2020, audio content material can even be tailor-made to the motive force’s needs and wishes with BMW Information. Primarily based on the motive force’s particular person pursuits, present on-line information is chosen from writer choices and broadcast within the type of naturally spoken language by way of the automobile’s audio system.
The BMW Clever Private Assistant is likely one of the significantly progressive providers that options in present fashions with BMW Working System 7. The digital companion, which allows intuitive operation of quite a few automobile capabilities by way of voice management (“Hey, BMW”), is continually gaining new capabilities. From autumn 2020, the working modes MAX eDrive and AUTO eDrive or ELECTRIC and HYBRID may also be activated within the appropriately geared up plug-in hybrid fashions by way of a naturally spoken instruction. As well as, the BMW Clever Private Assistant will be capable to play again the drive sounds of different BMW fashions by way of the audio system when requested a corresponding query resembling (“What does a BMW M3 sound like?”) in automobiles delivered to the German market.
Optimised choices for making a driver profile enable additional customisation alternatives. From November 2020, the motive force can now not solely login by coming into the BMW ID manually, but additionally by way of the My BMW App as effectively, making the method very handy. A QR code generated for this objective may be displayed on the Management Show, which may be scanned utilizing a smartphone. The non-public driver profile knowledge can then be transferred to the automobile. Additionally new: The driving force can add a photograph of his option to his particular person profile.
BMW X1 and BMW X2: New headlamp variants and BMW Particular person Excessive Gloss Shadow Line with prolonged options.
Adaptive LED headlights shall be accessible for the compact BMW X2 Sports activities Exercise Coupé from November 2020. They optimise visibility when driving at evening, amongst different issues by way of a excessive beam matrix perform. This function is ready to improve the vary of imaginative and prescient whereas on the similar time avoiding any dazzle impact on different highway customers. To realize this, the excessive beam is split into a number of LED segments that may be activated and deactivated independently of one another to adapt how the highway is illuminated to the respective visitors scenario.
As well as, the placing BMW Particular person Shadow Line lights can be found as a brand new choice for the BMW X2 and the BMW X1. The sporty look of the BMW X2 may be additional enhanced by the BMW Particular person Excessive Gloss Shadow Line with prolonged options. Along with the high-gloss black facet window surrounds, this selection features a black body for the BMW kidney grille and tailpipe trims in chrome black.
New paint finishes enable for expressive individualisation.
New additions to the vary of paint finishes for quite a few fashions shall be launched in autumn 2020 permitting for even better ranges of individualisation. The brand new San Remo Inexperienced metallic paint end can even be accessible for the brand new BMW 4 Sequence Coupé in future. For the BMW X5, BMW X6 and BMW X7, the colors Dravit Gray metallic and Glowing Brown metallic have been added to the vary. As well as, the BMW Particular person particular paintwork finishes Grigio Telesto metallic, City Inexperienced metallic, Frozen Black metallic, Petrol Mica metallic, Ruby Pink metallic, Avus Blue metallic and British Racing Inexperienced metallic are additionally accessible for the massive BMW X fashions.
For the BMW i3 (mixed gasoline consumption: 0.0 l/100 km; mixed energy consumption: 13.1 kWh/100 km; mixed CO2 emissions: 0 g/km) and BMW i3s (mixed gasoline consumption: 0.0 l/100 km; mixed energy consumption: 14.6 – 14.0 kWh/100 km; mixed CO2 emissions: 0 g/km) new paint finishes can even be accessible from November 2020. The purely electrically pushed fashions shall be accessible with paint finishes in Cashmere Silver with accents in BMW i Blue and Galvanic Gold with accents in Frozen Gray metallic and Fluid Black with accents in Frozen Gray metallic.