BMW 2 Series Grand Tourer is the first BMW MPV with seven seats (as an option) and it is derived from BMW 2 Series Active Tourer. Here we have a top of the line diesel car: BMW 220d xDrive Grand Tourer. With this engine, the car comes by default with xDrive All Wheel Drive (AWD). BMW 2 Series Grand Tourer is based on the Front Wheel Drive (FWD) platform developed by BMW Group for compact BMW models and MINI models. BMW 2 Series Grand Tourer was presented as a world premiere at Geneva Motor Show in 2015.
Model: BMW 2 Series Grand Tourer / BMW 220d xDrive Grand Tourer
Body type: MPV, 7 seats
Price without VAT: 47,222 Euros
Engine: 2.0-litre (1,995 cc) in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology with variable geometry turbocharger, common rail direct injection. The maximum output is 140 kW / 190 PS/hp at 4,000, and peak torque is 400 Nm (approx. 295 lb-ft) at 1,750 rpm.
Gearbox: 8-speed automatic
Tyres: Bridgestone Potenza 225/45 R18 91W
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 7.6 seconds
Top speed: 218 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 4.9-5.1 liters of diesel per 100 km (depending on tyre format)
Emissions: EU6, 128-133 CO2/km (depending on tyre format)
Fuel tank (l): 51
Dimensions (mm): L 4,556 / w 1,800 / h 1,608
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 645-1,905
Wheelbase (mm): 2,780
Weight (DIN/EU): 1,565 kg/1,640 kg
Front suspension: Single-joint spring strut axle in lightweight aluminium-steel construction.
Rear suspension: Central-arm axle in lightweight 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; 8-Speed Automatic Sport Transmission with Steptronic; electromechanical power steering; automatic start/stop function; ECO PRO mode; Head-Up Display; front central armrest; Leather Dakota with perforations and Oyster/Grey highlights; velour floor mats; fog lights; rain and light sensor with automatic wipers and headlights control; Sport leather steering wheel; Tyre Pressure Monitor (TPMS); Performance Control; Storage compartment package; additional 12V power sockets.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Atlantic Grey Metallic Paint (555); Electronic Damper Control – EDC (420); Driving Assistant Plus (1.025); variable sport steering system (210); automatic tailgate control (378); Confort access system (327); satinated aluminium roof rails (252); panorama glass roof (1,051); rearview video camera (336); anti-dazzle rearview mirrors (412); electrically adjustable front seats with memory (798); sport seats for driver and front passenger (412); lumbar support for front seats (235); heated front seats (277); 3rd row seats (664); LED adaptive headlights (832); HiFi speakers (244); Navigation Plus (2,093); Convenience Telephony with extended smartphone connectivity (336); BMW Apps (126); BMW Individual headliner anthracite (177); Fine-wood trim Fineline Shore (118); front and rear PDC parking sensors (294); 18-inch light alloy wheels V-Spoke (673).
+ good torsional rigidity and no torsion noise
+ good vehicle dynamics
+ well-balanced suspension
+ good engine performance
+ fast transmission
+ nice ambiental light
– no backlight for instrument cluster during daytime (poor lisibility)
Driven by Adrian M. for 247 km, 9.5 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 8,207 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni