Thanks to the spy pictures we already know that the new dvuhdverka BMW fourth series is almost ready for production. Resource BMWBLOG says that the coupe will release in June, but instead of the “live” show, the Germans will limit myself to online stream. The reason, of course, lies in pandemic COVID-19, which were cancelled or postponed to a later date all public events, including international auto show.
Theoretically, the Quartet could present in Detroit this year shop motor City for the first time had to go in the summer, both times in June, but the show was postponed until the summer of 2021-th. It is not excluded that the public debut will take place in the autumn, for example in Paris or Beijing.
Interestingly, sources claim that the interior design of the new coupe differs from the platform of the sedan and wagon 3-series, which has experienced a change of generation in 2018 and 2019, respectively. The main external difference the first time will, of course, a large grille, which in the present family the third series will get only the full sportsedan M3.
In addition to traditional petrol and diesel engines, the fourth series will borrow from several third hybrid propulsion systems, both “soft” and charged from the mains – how modifications 330e with a 184-strong “Quartet” and 113-horsepower electric motor, capable to drive in electric mode up to 65 kilometers.
Following the coupe, BMW will release a new convertible and four-door “Gran coupe”. The latter will be sold in parallel with the all-electric BMW i4 will be released on the market in 2021.