from July onwards all models plug-in hybrids BMW look a new name and will gala on your behalf of a “iPerformance” we want to make clear the influence of the models of BMW i in the development of hybrid technology and electric and to introduce this new name BMW will show us under the spotlight of the Geneva to the new BMW 740e iPerformance and BMW 740Le iPerformanceand BMW 740Le xDrive iPerformance along with other innovations such as the BMW 760Li xDrive or the accessories catalogue M Performance for the BMW M2.
BMW unveils name for its plug-in hybrids: ahoa will be the “tagline” iPerformance:
by pressing the eDrive can manage the performance of the hybrid. “Storing” electrical self-sufficiency to take advantage of it in the city or to force the use of the electric motor.
Recall that the mechanical assembly of these versions had already been presented, doing gala of a system plug-in hybrid which, animated by a block of 4-cylinder, supercharged and with 2 liters of cubicaje and an electric motor achieved a total of 326 hp, with a couple of 500 Nm. For your transmitter are used to a gearbox Steptronic 8-speed.
This technology will be available in a version “normal”, the BMW 740e iPerformance and a variant with a long wheelbase, also available with rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive, the BMW 740Le iPerformance and BMW 740Le xDrive iPerformance.
Prestacionalmente these variants fall below 6 seconds in the 0 to 100 km/h and are able to confirm consumption figures of up to 2.1 l/100 km (although we must bear in mind that these figures are given in a cycle of approval where plug-in hybrids have a great advantage). The autonomy in all-electric mode is 40 km for the versions of the rear-wheel drive and 37 km for the version with wheel drive xDrive.