the arrival of The BMW M140i and M240i the Spanish market is more and more near. The two models M Performance of the series 1 and Series 2, BMW will come to Spain in the July, highlighting as well the M135i and M235i that were marketed before. The new models, in addition to adopting the new name, receive a series of improvements that make them even more appealing.
engine 3.0 six-cylinder in-line delivery in these new BMW M140i and M240i nothing less than 340 horsepower, 14 more than in the M135i and M235i. Those extra horses have an impact on the acceleration 0-100 km/h, which is reduced by 0.3 seconds, in addition to the efficiency of the engine is increased by 7%. With manual transmission, the 0-100 is 4.8 seconds in the M140i and M240i Coupe, although with change automatic sports Steptronic 8-speed that figure is written down to 4.6 seconds. In the M240i Cabrio, those times go up to 4.9 and 4.7 seconds, respectively.
In terms of consumption, the Series 1 and Series 2 Coupe homologous 7.8 litres, a figure that is lowered to 7.1 liters when you opt for the automatic gearbox. The BMW M240i Cabrio looks its high consumption up to 8.3 liters, although the variant to automatically downgrade to a more moderate 7.4 litre.
With the all-wheel drive xDrive, the performance improved, but the consumption is increased. In Spain the starting price for the range M140i will be 44.750 euros, while the M240i will take as a basis a rate of 49,500 euros for the Coupe. The prices have not changed with respect to the models they replace.
Price BMW M140i for Spain
|Engine||Change||Traction||Price 3p||Price 5p|
|3.0 340 HP||Manual 6v||Rear||44.750 €||45.700 €|
|3.0 340 HP||AT 8v||xDrive||49.150 €||50.100 €|
Price BMW M240i to Spain
|Engine||Change||Traction||Price Coupe||Price Cabrio|
|3.0 340 HP||Manual 6v||Rear||49.500 €||55.950 €|
|3.0 340 HP||AT 8v||xDrive||54.300 €||60.350 €|
Source – BMW
BMW Series 1