BMW presented a farewell RWD 1-Series with “six”

BMW представил прощальную заднеприводную 1-Series с «шестеркой»

The Australian division of BMW has introduced on the local market the final version of the hatchback М140і – M140i Finale Edition, and confirmed that the successor to the hot hatch will move to front-wheel drive platform FAAR. The price is a special “penny” is 62 990 Australian dollars.

In addition to the standard M140i, which includes adaptive led headlights, M Sport brakes, active suspension, leather interior trim and audio system Harman/Kardon, buyer M140i Finale Edition gets darkened optics, wireless charging for smartphones, a panoramic roof and grille in black.

Under the bonnet the final M140i installed the basic three-liter inline six-cylinder engine, which will come out 340 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque. Box – vosmidiapazonnym “automatic”. From zero to “hundred” hot-hatch accelerates in 4.6 seconds. All-wheel drive cars it takes 4.4 seconds.

The new generation BMW 1-Series replaced the M140i will come modification M130iX M Performance. The hatchback will receive a two-liter engine from X2 M35i, which is the crossover produces 306 forces and 450 Nm of torque. The top will be M145i with “turboservice”, equipped with water injection into the intake manifold like on the M4 GTS, and 82-horsepower electric motor. The total capacity of this power plant will be about 400 forces.