BMW Active Tourer Concept, BMW’s first hybrid car. BMW was looking forward to soon reveal the car’s first generation plug-in hybrid technology. After success with TwinPower Turbo technology development, BMW wanted to strengthen the eco-friendly car through the BMW Concept Active Tourer.
BMW Concept Active Tourer will enter the premium compact city car segment with the advantages of dynamic performance and style. As a model city car, BMW Concept Active Tourer also continue to promote the sporty design and comfort of the BMW factory standards.
Sources of energy that will be used is a merger of the two latest engine technology BMW Group Efficient Dynamics. Grilled engines rely on petrol fuel with a capacity of 1.5 liter 3 cylinder.
Looking for an electric motor that has also been developed by BMW will be powered with lithium-ion battery as well as the intelligent engine control unit. Electrical system that is used is also similar to the eDrive technology in the BMW i8.
BMW Concept Active Tourer dimension has a length 4,350 mm, width 1,834 mm, height 1,560 mm and 2,670 mm long whellbase. BMW Concept Active Tourer will also be a BMW car model that uses front-wheel drive system. Here’s the promo video for the BMW hybrid car first:
BMW Electronaut Effect Site – Electric Car Performance Tools. BMW “Electronaut Effect” is a digital software that can be accessed online for distance measurement experiment and its electricity needs. Since January 2012 BMW’ve tried 700 ActiveE electric cars This website online tools are made to popularize the electric car company’s projects, showed to visitors how … Continue reading
6 New BMW Models at Auto Shanghai 2013. China now become one of the centers of production for local needs or Asia. In 2012 the BMW Group managed to increase sales by 40.4 percent to 326 444 units throughout China. Auto Shanghai 2013, to an important event in order to further strengthen the relationship. BMW … Continue reading
As we know BMW Gran Turismo will be available in the fall at U.S. dealers, while the BMW 328d will arrive in showrooms later this year. Here the Highlights of BMW Gran Turismo and BMW 328d : FROM UNDER THE HOOD: The Gran Turismo has the same engine and transmission as the standard 3-Series: 2-liter … Continue reading
If your car have a scratch or want to repaint your BMW by yourself. its easily to find color code that match with your bmw. BMW which 2008 – Present color code location on Right Side Engine Compartment BMW whic made 1997 – 2007 color code location on: -Inside engine bay area by Left/Right Front … Continue reading
At 124k miles, there is a strong possibility that the guides and seals are fine, what you may have here is a head gasket that is delaminating and allowing oil into the cylinders or a possible cracked head. I recommend cylinder head removal and a pressure test at the machine shop of your choice. Warranty time to R&R the head is about 10 hours. Bentley manuals are quite good and I recommend them highly. Continue reading
Sway Bar Setting might different between my setting and you . for H&R sway bar with stock suspension you can try this setting With a stock or near stock suspension, I’d recommend starting at full stiff in the front and medium in the rear. I think that’s what I was running back when I had … Continue reading