2016 BMW Series 3 Facelift
Redesign…- A little more than three years after the premiere of the current models, the Bavarian manufacturer presented the restyled Series 3. The most important changes have taken place under the hood. BMW has officially launched its new BMW Series 3 2016. External adjustments are subtle at best, but the Bavarian company stated that the improved front end with new air intakes, together with revised headlights, which are optionally available with LEDs.
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2016 BMW Series 3 Exterior
Approximately half of its life, the 2016 BMW Series 3 has received improvements that will help them stay competitive in the market until the appearance of the next generation. BMW’s current generation 3-Series introduced in late 2011, but the arrival of the new Mercedes C-Class and Jaguar XE, as well as the announcement of the new Audi A4, it’s refreshing to give the car enough attractive and competitive. Series 3 has so far been sufficiently ‘fresh’ and attractive and realistic some major changes and were not needed in the field of aesthetics, but this is too modest.
Cosmetic changes on the outside are minimal and can be seen only when the old and the new version carefully compared. First of all, changed the headlights, which now can get a full LED technology, while the bumpers discreetly redesigned. Stop lights are fitted as standard with LEDs, restored the color palette, and there are new alloy wheels.
The changes in the interior are more low-key. In addition to new materials and designs upholstery and trim, BMW has added further decorative elements such as chrome details on the vents and center console. There is a new head-up display, restyled Professional Navigation system has a faster response than before and more realistic 3D view on the screen, while Ico navigation maps free of charge in the next three years. In addition, unapređan the system for assistance when parking.
Engine of 2016 BMW Series 3
When it comes to the driving force here is the word rich offer small compared to what is offered. All 11 engines that are on offer meet the Euro 6 standards. There are four petrol power of 136 hp to 326 hp and seven diesel engines ranging from 116 hp to 313 hp .
The base model, the 318i, is now equipped with three-cylinder 1.5-liter turbo engine that produces 136 hp and 220 Nm. This car comes to a hundred in 8.9 develops a maximum of 210 km/h. BMW 320i has a new four-cylinder 2.0-liter engine with 184 hp and 290 Nm. The stronger the BMW 330i, which amends the existing 328i, is the gasoline with 252 hp (185 kW) and 350 Nm.
One of the most significant changes is the introduction of a completely new šestocilindarskog 3.0 liter petrol engine made of cast aluminum. This gasoline beaters new BMW 340i in the range that will replace the 335i model. The new engine produces 326 hp and 450 Nm of torque and is connected with the automatic transmission Steptronic eight speed.
BMW 340i from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.1 s before it reaches the factory limit of 250 km/h. When it comes to the diesel engined BMW increased the engine in the 320d 6 hp, which now develops 190 hp.
The family of the 2016 BMW Series 3 extended with plug-in hybrid version of the 330E with 252 horsepower and a maximum torque equal to 420 Nm. Hybrid from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.3 with the factory data on average consumes 2.1 l/100 km, with carbon dioxide emissions of 49 g/km. He can ride and on electricity in such a regime to exceed 35 km.
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2016 BMW Series 3 drive to all four wheels, xDrive will be available as an option on models 320i, 330i, 340i, 318d, 320d and 330d. Besides the standard šestobrzinskig transmission, there’s the already mentioned Steptronic.
2016 BMW Series 3 Release date
The updated new BMW 3-Series 2016 will go on sale from 25 July, with prices depending on engine and equipment to be 500 to 1,500 euros more than in the past.
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