2016 BMW 225xe Active Tourer

2016 BMW 225xe Active Tourer

2016 BMW 225xe Active Tourer


BMW 225xe Active Tourer kicks off production in Leipzig - BMW launched yesterday the 225xe Active Tourer production on the Leipzig place. The subsequent plug-in hybrid model – following BMW i8 – can be produced about the same production lines as the 1 Collection Hatchback plus the 2 Collection family. Only for a few changes in the act were produced, along together with additional employees who're assisting together with specific components, such as the electric powerplant or high-voltage battery for that plug-in hybrid drive.

2016 BMW 225xe Active Tourer

The BMW eDrive engineering is in conjunction with a 1. 5-liter three-cylinder petroleum engine together with BMW TwinPower Turbo engineering.

BMW Leipzig 225xe creation 2 750x500 BMW 225xe Active Tourer kicks off production inside Leipzig

2016 BMW 225xe Active Tourer

Driving a corner wheels while using electric motor plus the front wheels while using combustion engine’s energy furthermore yields an electrified all-wheel-drive system that is certainly quite unique within the BMW 225xe’s section. The plug-in hybrid drive comes with an overall program output associated with 165 kW/224 horsepower. The utmost electric selection is 41 mls (25 miles).

2016 BMW 225xe Active Tourer

BMW Leipzig 225xe creation 4 750x500 BMW 225xe Active Tourer kicks off production inside Leipzig

2016 BMW 225xe Active Tourer

Like the BMW i8, the BMW X5 xDrive40e, BMW 330e and BMW 740e can easily all – on the touch of the button inside MAX eDRIVE function – operated with purely electric power up to be able to 120 km/h (75 mph), the BMW 225xe goes up to 125 km/h (78 mph).

First units are expected to be brought to customers inside early 2016.