Some updates on future BMW models by trusty source ynguldyn:
F39 is still using the “Xcite” designation. Whether or not it will be marketed as X2, is unclear. The good news is that in addition to the FWD and AWD 25i models (probably to be marketed in the U.S. as 28i), there will be the xDrive35i model.
There wil be an update to i3. Not exactly clear on what that will mean – probably a bigger battery.
G01 X3 is being tested with a range of 4- … CONTINUED
Chris Harris asks – do you need anything more than a 320d?
Short ‘homemade’ cinematic short video featuring F30 335i.
Diagrams and more details of the upcoming 330i (B48) engine revealed.
Technical diagrams / drawings of the new BMW B58 engine (powering the new 340i model) has been released.
Here are the price and order guides for the 2016 3 Series, including the new 340i model.
Official BMW launchfilm for the 2016 3 Series LCI facelift model.
Here’s a visual collage of the LCI headlight options.
1. Halogen Headlights: Daytime running lights >> Low-beam light >> High-beam light
2. LED Headlights: Daytime running lights >> Low-beam light >> High-beam light
3. Adaptive LED Headlights: Daytime running lights >> Low-beam light >> High-beam light
In the summer of 2015, BMW will be continuing with the generation change under the bonnet of many of its model series. Thanks to the optimised efficiency of the new three and four-cylinder engines, both the sporting characteristics and the fuel economy of numerous models will improve yet again. Moreover, the deployment of additional petrol and diesel power units will ensure even more diversity within the model range. Furthermore, as from July 2015, the BMW M235i xDrive Convertible will be the first open-top compact … CONTINUED
The BMW 3 Series has turned 40 years old, encompassing 6 generations. This BMW short film celebrates that lineage by featuring some inspiring enthusiasts, as well as the 2016 3 Series LCI model.
More beautiful wallpapers of the 2016 3 Series LCI facelift model.
Videos of the BMW 340i (F30 and F31 LCI facelift models).
We’ve shown you the F30 3 Series LCI, so here’s a side-by-side look at how it compares visually to the pre-LCI model.
Introducing the 2016 BMW 3 Series LCI (facelift refresh model). See all the details, photos and videos inside!
BMW will live stream the reveal of the F30 3 Series LCI facelift model tomorrow AM! Here are the times:
12:00 PM Central European Time
6:00 AM EDT
5:00 AM CDT
4:00 AM MDT
3:00 AM PDT
BIMMERPOST member 3er provides his excellent review of the BAVSOUND Stage 1 for the 3 Series, 4 Series, M3 and M4.
The F30 3 Series LCI (facelift refresh) is coming soon, with production beginning in July — when the 335i will be renamed the 340i. Naturally, one of the biggest questions surrounding the upcoming 340i is how much power its new B58 3.0L turbo 6 cylinder engine (replacing the current N55 engine) will deliver.
Based on a 340i prototype’s information, courtesy of trusty member ynguldyn, that figure should be approximately 321 HP. The following chart shows a 340i prototype’s power as 240kw, which translates roughly to … CONTINUED