The luxury German carmaker is on a roll with some new models, one of them is the 2019 BMW 3-Series! The BMW 3 series is one of the popular cars from the company’s lineup and its roost can be traced back to 1975. In all these years, the car has received numerous revamps and changes in styling, powertrain, and technologies. The car has been sold as a coupe, sedan, and convertible in its lifespan.
The upcoming version is being tested and spy shots of the car have already appeared on the web. It is expected that BMW will only offer a Sedan with hints of Coupe styling for subsequent years. It will most likely be showcased at the upcoming 2018 Paris motor show.
2019 BMW 3-Series – Sporty and Dynamic Exterior Styling
With the upcoming 3 series sedan, the BMW aims to capture the market share it lost to rivals like Porsche, JLR and even newcomers like Tesla. The upcoming 3 series which was codenamed as G20 will sport dynamic exterior styling and an aerodynamic design. It will be based on the company’s flexible cluster architecture.
The upcoming model will be 150 pounds lighter than the existing one- to improve fuel economy. This has been made possible by abundant usage of lightweight yet durable materials in body construction. Of course, signature BMW design elements are there including the well-known kidney bean twin split grille. Overall, the car looks sporty and sleek. Not much is known about the cabin of the vehicle but it is expected to be lavish and laden with amenities.
Like most recent car models by BMW, the upcoming 3 series will be laden with advanced safety technologies and it will also get several amenities.
So you can expect it to come with safety features like airbags, traction control, lane keep assist and rear vision camera. The cabin may get ambient lighting and 2 zone climate control. The BMW may also offer options to install the premium audio system and top class leather upholstery.
2019 BMW 3-Series – Powertrain and Fuel Economy
The 2019 BMW 3-Series is known as a sports sedan and so the upcoming model will be equipped with a powerful engine. BMW will most likely use turbocharged 6 and 4 cylinder engines. However, in selected markets, the company may just use the 3.0-liter inline-3 engine. A high-performance M3 edition is also on cards. The M3 edition comes with a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged inline-6 that produces 425 horsepower and
406 lb-ft of torque at 1,850-5,500 rpm. The fuel economy is 17/24 mpg for the (automatic).
Launch Date and Cost of the 2019 BMW 3-Series
Exact release date of the upcoming 2019 BMW 3-Series is not known. However, it is expected to be unveiled in late 2018. The base trim pricing may be around $35.000.
The upcoming 2019 BMW 3-Series is all set to conquer the roads though certain details are still not clear including exact powertrain. Styling gets a boost and the company may use a lot of amenities to woo target buyers. It will lock horns with rivals like Mercedes-Benz C-class and the Infiniti Q50.