Market launch and price: plug-in hybrids will come later
The new 2 Series Active Tourer can be ordered from 02.26.2022. However, this only applies to classically operated vehicles for the time being. If you want to drive partially electric, you have to wait until summer 2022. Only then will the plug-in hybrids be available. The prices at a glance:
● BMW 218i Active Tourer: 34,750 euros
● BMW 220i Active Tourer: 36,750 euros
● BMW 223i Active Tourer: 41,000 euros
● BMW 218d Active Tourer: 38,550 euros
● BMW 225e xDrive Active Tourer: 43,950 euros
● BMW 230e xDrive Active Tourer: 47,550 euros
Look: sleeker design and new kidneys for the Active Tourer
Dimensions and trunk
● Length: 4386 mm
● Width: 1824 mm
● Height: 1576 mm
● Wheelbase: 2670 mm
Trunk volume by model:
● 218i: 470 – 1455 liters
● 220i: 415 – 1405 liters
● 223i: 415 – 1405 liters
● 218d: 470 – 1455 liters
● 225e: 406 – 1370 liters
● 230e: 406 – 1370 liters
Interior: airy feeling of space and curved display from the electric cars
The adjustable backrest of the rear bench seat provides up to 90 liters more space
There is plenty of space in the rear, The backrest of the rear seat can be brought into different positions as standard, which means additional load space in everyday life (+90 liters). Optionally, the bench can also be moved. Depending on the model variant and drive, trunk volumes between 406 and 1455 liters are possible. Sad detail: Despite the extended standard equipment compared to the predecessor, the seat heating still costs extra.
Connectivity and iDrive: New “MyModes” combine driving modes and ambient control
BMW is donating the latest iDrive including Operating System 8 to the new 2 Series Active Tourer iX The operating system introduced is now also incorporated into a vehicle with a combustion engine. Unlike in the middle and upper class, BMW does without the popular iDrive controller in the family van. The system is operated here by touch or voice input. With the new infotainment system, the climate controls also move to the 10.7-inch central display. With the new “MyModes”, different theme worlds can be called up here. The modes basically replace the previous choice of classic driving modes, but control the ambience as well as the vehicle properties. BMW Maps is always standard and relies on cloud-based route guidance. 5G connectivity ensures fast data exchange with the BMW servers and other BMWs on the road. With the help of the new mobile radio technology, the Active Tourer will be fit for the coming decade.
Drives: Plug-in hybrids have a range of up to 80 kilometers
BMW 220i Active Tourer ● Engine: three-cylinder petrol mild hybrid ● Displacement: 1499 ccm ● Power: 156 HP + 19 HP electric motor ● Torque: 240 Nm ● Consumption: combined 5.9 – 6.5 l / 100 km (WLTP).
BMW 223i Active Tourer ● Engine: four-cylinder petrol mild hybrid; Displacement: 1998 cc ● Power: 204 PS + 19 PS electric motor; Torque: 320 Nm ● Consumption: combined 6.0 – 6.6 l / 100 km (WLTP).
BMW 218d Active Tourer ● Engine: four-cylinder diesel ● Displacement: 1995 ccm ● Power: 150 hp ● Torque: 360 Nm ● Consumption: combined 4.8 – 5.3 l / 100 km (WLTP).
(BMW 225e Active Tourer ● Performance: 245 hp System performance ● Range: up to 80 km according to WLTP ● Battery size: 14.9 kWh.
BMW 230e Active Tourer ● Performance: 326 hp System performance ● Range: up to 80 km according to WLTP ● Battery size: 14.9 kWh.