BMW concept Tourer takes the world by storm
|   Thursday, April 04, 2013
As per the latest news the traditional longitudinal mounted engine cars with rare wheel drive have been abandoned by BMW.

It has been confirmed by a BMW official that the new car of BMW based on the concept tourer would reach the production very soon. The looks of this car will be very much similar to this new concept.

This new proposed model of BMW was put on show in the New York Motor show. This is a four wheeler car with a five door hatchback.
The front wheel of this car is driven by a mounted engine. The rear wheel of the car is motorized with an electric motor.

The new range of the entry level BMW cars are based on the platform named as UKL1. It is expected that by 2020 this new range of cars will help in boosting BMW's annual sales up to 2 million. This new range of cars are produced in order to give a tough rivalry to Volkswagen golf plus and Mercedes B-class.

The new 1.5 litre petrol engine car of BMW is showcased by the new concept of active tourer. This new engine has been codenamed as B38, it is expected that this new engine will be used in sports car, where it will be installed longitudinally. This new engine is expected to produce more flexibility than the other petrol or diesel engines.

As per this notion the mechanism of the car is powered by an electronic motor and also there is a battery composed of lithium for providing charge to it, which is located in the base. The car will have an automatic gear box with eight-speed. The total power of the car is amounted to 188 BHP.

The car has got a marvellous pick up, as said by BMW the car can speed from 0 mph to 62 mph in just less than eight seconds of time. The top speed of the car also should be noted, it has got a top speed of around 120 mph. The car has also got a good economy, which is around 113mpg. The co2 rating of the car is also pretty impressive. It has got a c02 emission rating of under 60 g/km.

The platform based on the concept of active tourer, also named as UKL1 is made for working well on most of the platforms mainly for the front and the all wheeled drive layouts. As found out, the name UKL1 has been taken from German words, and it means sub class or entry level.

As stated by the principal designer of the concept whose name is Michael de Bono, the main aim of this new design is to produce the flexibility of a small hatchback. This new concept will help BMW in producing small cars with innovative functions.

This car with this new concept is made up of different materials and it is expected that because of this the quality of these newly produced cars will be better than the other cars.
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