Next gen 2012 BMW 3 series – new spy photos


Here some new spy shots of the 3 series in addition to the first photos from yesterday.

Spy photos of the new BMW 3 series have confirmed speculation journalists that the exterior of the car is kept in a single style with the exterior of the BMW 5-Series. With a “big brother” novelty, in particular, have in common the hood with a V-shaped, rear LED-lights in the shape of L, rear bumper design. Visually, the BMW 3 Series new generation looks bigger than its predecessor. According to unofficial data, wheelbase model has grown from the current 2,760 m to 2,800 mm, which increase the comfort of rear passengers get more space for the knees.

Power line of cars including about 10 engines, including a new 3-cylinder diesel engine is a 1.5-liter capacity of about 150-170 hp and 2.0-liter petrol unit capacity of 245 hp and torque of 350 Nm. The line units of the BMW 3 Series for the first time will include a hybrid propulsion system, combining the 306-strong petrol engine volume 3.0 liters and the electric motor power of 54 hp.

Motors cars will be aggregated as a manual six-speed gearbox, and with eight-speed automatic transmission.

Premiere of the BMW 3 Series generation “next” will be held September 15 in the international auto show in Frankfurt, while sales of the model will begin early next year.


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