Posts Tagged: xDrive

BMW 335d xDrive Touring arrives in November
By October 17, 2013 Read More →

BMW 335d xDrive Touring arrives in November

The new flagship model for the BMW 3 Series Touring, the BMW 335d xDrive Touring will arrive in November 2013. The BMW 335d xDrive Touring has a six-cylinder in-line diesel engine developing 230 kW/313 hp. It comes as standard with an eight-speed automatic gearbox and all-wheel drive.

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Road Test: 2013 BMW M135i xDrive
By September 9, 2013 Read More →

Road Test: 2013 BMW M135i xDrive

If you didn’t get hands on one of those limited edition BMW 1 Series M Coupe cars, you might consider this BMW M135i instead. As part of the BMW M Performance Automobiles lineup, the M135i is a bit more comfortable than the track-focused 1 Series M Coupe. However, the BMW M135i still has more performance […]

Road Test: 2013 BMW 120d xDrive
By April 8, 2013 Read More →

Road Test: 2013 BMW 120d xDrive

For the first time, BMW has equipped the compact 1 Series with the intelligent all-wheel drive system. The first engine variants available with the xDrive are the 120d with the four-cylinder diesel and the M135i with the six-cylinder petrol engine. The 120d comes with the six-speed manual gearbox, while the M135i has the eight-speed automatic. You can choose either the 3-door or this 5-door version.

Road Test: 2012 BMW M550d xDrive Touring
By October 15, 2012 Read More →

Road Test: 2012 BMW M550d xDrive Touring

BMW M GmbH has created a completely new model range in addition to their traditional M cars. The new BMW M Performance Automobiles take position between BMW’s standard models and the M sport versions. The M Performance Automobiles have improved performance and driving dynamics compared to the standard models, but offer more comfort and better everyday usability than the M models. At launch, the M Performance Automobiles product category includes 1 Series, 5 Series, X5 and X6 models.

BMW M135i xDrive
By September 7, 2012 Read More →

BMW M135i xDrive

The four-wheel drive system forms an integral part of an exceptionally fascinating combination in the compact segment’s first BMW M Performance automobile. The interaction between xDrive and the 320 hp straight six-cylinder petrol engine featured in the BMW M135i xDrive ensures an exceptionally high level of dynamics, traction and stability. The BMW M135i xDrive, which comes as standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission, sprints from a standstill to 100 km/h in a mere 4.7 seconds. Top speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h. The BMW M135i xDrive combines outstanding sportiness and handling supremacy with an average fuel consumption of 7.8 litres/100 km and a CO2 emission level of 182 grams per km in the EU test cycle. Intelligent four-wheel drive guarantees optimised stability, maximum traction and a noticeable increase in sportiness. Electronically controlled power distribution between the front and rear wheels also ensures supreme handling characteristics even in adverse weather and road conditions as well as the highest level of precision and agility when taking bends at high speeds.

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BMW 1 Series with xDrive
By September 4, 2012 Read More →

BMW 1 Series with xDrive

BMW’s intelligent four-wheel drive system, the BMW xDrive is now available for the first time for the BMW 1 Series. The xDrive guarantees optimised stability, maximum traction and a noticeable increase in sportiness. Electronically controlled power distribution between the front and rear wheels also ensures supreme handling characteristics even in adverse weather and road conditions as well as the highest level of precision and agility when taking bends at high speeds.

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xDrive available as an option for the BMW 7 Series
By June 9, 2012 Read More →

xDrive available as an option for the BMW 7 Series

BMW xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive makes the BMW 7 Series Sedan an even more attractive proposition. In addition to the typical benefits of all-wheel drive, the electronically controlled xDrive system – which can vary the power distribution between the front and rear wheels with split-second speed – ensures top-class traction, safety and handling, and optimal power management whatever the weather and road conditions. The system has been set up to deliver greater agility and precision through corners as well, offers an ideal combination of dynamism and comfort, and provides the perfect basis for a refined driving experience. BMW xDrive is available as an option for the BMW 750i, BMW 740d and BMW 730d.

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BMW 3 Series Sedan xDrive available in the summer
By May 14, 2012 Read More →

BMW 3 Series Sedan xDrive available in the summer

The new BMW 3 Series Sedan will be optionally equipped with the intelligent four-wheel drive system BMW xDrive. Starting from the summer 2012, the four-wheel drive will be available with models BMW 320i, BMW 328i and BMW 335i. Thanks to electronic control and millisecond-fast power distribution between the front and rear wheels, BMW xDrive improves traction and safety. Compared to the rear-wheel drive, BMW xDrive ensures optimum performance in all kinds of weather and road conditions. The most powerful of the BMW 3 Series four-wheel drive sedan models, the BMW 335i xDrive delivering 306 hp and a maximum torque of 400 Nm, can sprint from 0-100 km/h in just 5.0 seconds. Power distribution of BMW xDrive is effected so rapidly that the vehicle is stabilised before the driver even notices the need to react. The model 320d xDrive is also in preparation.

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BMW 6 Series available with the xDrive
By March 2, 2012 Read More →

BMW 6 Series available with the xDrive

The introduction of the BMW xDrive all-wheel-drive system into the BMW 6 Series range adds another alluring dimension to the driving experience on board a top-class premium coupe. In addition to the variable transfer of power to the front and rear wheels, this technology also includes Performance Control, which divides drive between the right and left-hand rear wheels to suit the situation at hand.

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BMW 640d xDrive arrives in the spring
By February 24, 2012 Read More →

BMW 640d xDrive arrives in the spring

BMW is set to add another variant to the BMW 6 Series line-up with the arrival of the BMW 640d xDrive Coupe and Convertible in spring 2012. Intelligent all-wheel drive teams up with a six-cylinder in-line diesel engine featuring BMW TwinPower Turbo technology to take driving pleasure to another new level.

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