The Bavarian automaker has announced the publication in 2019-2020, the next generation sedan BMW 3. When you create a long-term sample a lot of attention paid to the quality of materials and innovative assembly techniques. Marketers implement a new philosophy of premium products will fully comply with its value. The customer will not pay for the pathos of the brand, so the seventh generation of the third series of the future – it’s not restyled and brand new luxury model.
BMW 3 Series Sedan 2019-2020 model range has a factory code G20. It is based on a universal platform CLAR – promising chassis configuration rear wheel drive car with the engine of any configuration. The car’s weight will be reduced through the use of aluminum body parts combined with a carbon fiber details. The wide track, low-lying center of gravity significantly improve handling and stability. Guide automaker has developed a new strategy, under which are placed not constantly updated appearance and characteristics of the power plant at the forefront – these components will inevitably become obsolete soon after the first production model. Exterior features will embody classic cars establishment. The proportions of the hood, passenger compartment and boot properly corrected. The third series has acquired an extended profile of the engine compartment and the aft upper curving glazing line.
Increased base and short overhangs create a visual effect slim and fit the car, a bit like the British Jaguar. Aerodynamic quality could be improved. Sly squint headlamps and radiator grille design borrowed from the current 7 Series. Xenon segments and driving lights are surrounded by intricate loops LED daytime running lights. The lower air intake stretches across the entire width of the front bumper. In the corner alcoves tucked round fog lamps.
High comfort technology
To finish the interior of the BMW 3 Series 2019-2020 used high-quality and expensive materials that are identical to other models, including “top-end” representatives of the seventh series. From now on all BMW vehicles – equivalent elite family. The long wheelbase allowed to build the spacious interior. Increased space for rear passengers. Finishing is made in two colors: seat covers, door cards and the lower part of the dashboard are covered with light skin. The engineers have integrated voice activation of the power plant and several systems, including the semi-autonomous driving mode and parking.
For the perspective of the third series developed original information and entertainment complex with a hard disk, virtual cockpit, 9-inch touchscreen display and HD-gesture recognition function. The car will be equipped with the second generation active steering control, the latest multi-function ABS and iDrive system. High-tech digital design allows the driver to control all vehicle systems, from air conditioning, to setting up the suspension, using a minimum of ergonomically positioned CVTs. Recent advances in materials science have allowed to create unique materials for sealants, carpet flooring and sound insulation.
In 2019-2020 BMW 3 grows in size, increase the wheelbase:
- length – 4640 mm;
- width – 1820 mm;
- Height – 1 430 mm;
- ground clearance – 145 mm;
- wheelbase – 2970 mm;
- curb weight standard – 1 450 kg.
The size of the standard wheels – R18, tire size – 225/45. Body Type – sedan. Doors – four, the number of seats – five.
Engines and Transmission
Bavarian engineers continue uncompromising struggle for improving the efficiency of power units. For BMW 3 series in 2019-2020 prepared a wide range of upgraded turbo engine. Four petrol engines:
- inline 3-cylinder: the volume – 1.5 liter capacity – 135 liters. . With torque – 220 Nm;
- V-type 4-cylinder: the volume – 2 l, capacity – 185 liters. . With torque – 290 Nm;
- V-type 4-cylinder: the volume – 2 l, capacity – 250 liters. . With torque – 325 Nm;
- V-type 6-cylinder: size – 3 liter capacity – 325 liters. with torque -. 360 Nm.
Diesel engines seven:
- Four modifications of the V-shaped 4-cylinder engine capacity of 2 liters of capacity from 120 to 190 liters. from.;
- Three V-shaped 6-cylinder engine capacity of 3 liters of capacity from 220 to 315 liters. from.
- gasoline internal combustion engine 2 liter capacity of 185 liters. from. and electric motor of 80 kW.
Gearboxes offers two 6-speed manual and eight-band automatic Steptronic. Most models are equipped with rear-wheel drive transmission. Optionally proposed drive 4×4. In versions of the BMW 340 xDrive all-wheel drive system is a basic. Air suspension is not available for BMW in March 2019-2020. The car will be equipped with shock absorbers and stabilizers adjustable stiffness. Chassis get bearings with low friction.