BMW 2 Series Active Tourer is the first BMW that features front wheel drive in the entire company’s history. Production of this C segment MPV began in early 2014 as a rival for Mercedes-Benz B-Class. The car in the video is the top of the range, BMW 225i Active Tourer. You can also watch the popular diesel version, BMW 218d Active Tourer.
Model: BMW 2 Series Active Tourer / BMW 225i Active Tourer
Production: 2014 –
Body type: MPV, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 43,160 Euro
Engine: 2.0-litre (1,998 cc) in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, twin-scroll turbocharging, High Precision Direct Petrol Injection. The maximum output is 170 kW / 231 PS/hp between 4,750 and 6,000 rpm, and peak torque is 350 Nm (approx. 331 lb-ft), available at 1,250 rpm.
Gearbox: 8-speed automatic
Tyres: Continental ContiWinterContact 205/55 R17 91H
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 6.8 seconds
Top speed: 235 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 6.0 liters of gasoline/petrol per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 139 CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 51
Dimensions (mm): L 4,342 / w 1,800 / h 1,555
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 468 / 1,510
Wheelbase (mm): 2,670
Weight: 1,505 kg
Front suspension: Single-joint spring strut axle in lightweight aluminium-steel construction.
Rear suspension: Multi-arm axle in lightweight steel construction.
Main standard equipment
Airbags for driver and front passenger; side airbags for driver and front passenger; head airbags for front and rear seats; three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats with belt latch tensioner and belt force limiter at the front; DSC, including ABS and DTC (Dynamic Traction Control), CBC (Cornering Brake Control), DBC (Dynamic Brake Control); Dry Braking function; Fading Compensation; Start-Off Assistant; Performance Control; Brake Energy Regeneration; electromechanical power steering; automatic start/stop function; ECO PRO mode; Leather Dakota Canberra Beige; sport steering wheel in leather; velour floor mats; fog lights; 8-speed automatic transmission.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Platinum Silver Metallic Paint (555); Sport Variable Steering (294); rearview camera (336); black tinted windows in the rear (294); anti dazzle mirrors (412); electrically adjustable front seats with memory for driver (798); sport seats (412); lumbar support for front seats (235); heated front seats (277); adaptive LED headlights (832); CD player (101); HiFi speakers (244); Apps (126); extended conectivity (336); Navigation Plus (2,093); M Sport suspension (285); Steptronic for automatic gearbox (126); Fineline Shore wood (168); Park Distance Control front/rear (294); Assistance Plus System (1,025) consisting auto pilot with stop & go function.
+ very good torsional rigidity and no torsion noise
+ very good vehicle dynamics
+ well balanced suspension
+ excellent engine performance
+ fast transmission
+ good fuel economy
+ nice ambiental light
– no backlight for instrument cluster during daytime (poor lisibility)
Driven by Adrian M. for 147 km, 10.2 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 4,009 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni