New Bmw Is The Best Friend Of Cyclists
BMW will present at this week's new concept car, named the Active Tourer Outdoor. The machine will delight lovers of active rest in its reasonableness from the point of view of transportation of various equipment. And upset that I will never get on the conveyor.
Novelty is a "descendant" of the Active Tourer car presented last year and the official named the first ever front-wheel drive BMW. A new concept focused on active recreation, which, however, has not turned it into a SUV. Externally Active Tourer Outdoor is virtually indistinguishable from its predecessor - except increased by 16 mm. Its main advantage is that the needs of people who cannot imagine life without bikes, climbing or long hikes.
Active Tourer has a relatively small size and a very spacious interior. Active Tourer Outdoor offers a new idea of using space: trunk concept is equipped with a fastening system that allows you to carry two bikes at a time. However, to pack them in there, you'll need to remove the seat and the front wheels and the rear sofa machines - fold. For each of the items in the trunk there is a specially prepared place. The bike is mounted on a sliding frame, wheels separate clips and saddles - a niche in the floor of the trunk. The manufacturer emphasizes that bikes are free from the danger of hanging out outside, and when empty the trunk all fasteners are hidden in its walls and do not occupy space.
It is also worth noting that BMW is considered a prototype of the bearer of the new concept of urban mobility. Arriving at such a car in the center of the city, the owner can remove the bike from the trunk and use as a transport. Thus, in theory, solve problems of traffic, Parking and exhaust gases.
The interior architecture after the appearance of the word Outdoor in the name of the concept has not changed, has changed just finishing materials. In BMW used for the concept of maximum wear-resistant and non-marking plastic and leather, to ensure that lovers of active rest easy care car. Like its predecessor, the Active Tourer Outdoor is equipped with panoramic roof, 8-inch display and a full range of communication functions, systems of BMW Connected Drive. It can, for example, to adjust the route navigation system, taking into account the condition of the battery and the power plant to save as much energy as possible.
The power plant prototype borrowed from the concept Active Tourer. It consists of a motor and a 1.5-liter gasoline engine with turbocharging a total capacity of 190 horsepower. To 100 km/h prototype accelerates in less than 8 seconds and its top speed exceeds 200 km/h, while fuel consumption is claimed at 2.5 liters per 100 km. 30 kilometers concept capable electric off gasoline engine.
Debut of the BMW Active Tourer Outdoor at the same exhibition in Friedrichshafen, which focuses outdoor activities.