posted 4 years ago

New BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer

Offers up to ‘seven seats’

The new BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer could just be the perfect purchase for motorists with a young family. It offers up to seven seats with tremendous flexibility, a sliding second row of seats with adjustable backrest, a third row of seats that fold into the floor, and provision for up to five universal child seats are just some of the features on offer.

There is a choice of five turbocharged petrol and diesel engines, these advanced powerplants offer superb efficiency and in the case of the 220i and 220d a 0-62mph time as low as 7.8 seconds. The 220d xDrive is also the only car in its class to team four-wheel drive with seven-seat capability. In addition to the standard SE version, the new BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer is available in three other model variants, each with their own particular emphasis: Sport, Luxury and M Sport, plus a host of options are available for enhancing the specification yet further, both inside and out. There is a wide selection of exterior colours to choose from with a choice of wheels in nine different designs from 16 to 18 inches as an alternative to the 16-inch light-alloy wheels fitted as standard.

There is an extensive standard equipment list that includes a high-quality AM/FM radio, with Bluetooth hands-free system and audio streaming in conjunction with compatible smartphones; the iDrive operating system with Controller on the centre console; Intelligent Emergency Call; a 6.5-inch colour display and the Driving Experience Control switch with ECO PRO mode. In addition, every BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer also comes with an electronic parking brake, a front armrest, a rain sensor with automatic headlight activation as well as Collision Warning with City Braking function. Two-zone automatic air conditioning, rear Park Distance Control, front fog lamps and a multi-function steering wheel complete the package.