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SPIED: BMW 2 Series Cabrio

2013-05-01 19:46

TAKE MORE OFF THE TOP: Spy photographers snapped pics of the BMW 2 Series Cabrio with its roof down. Image: Automedia

Spy photographers have captured the BMW 2 Series Cabrio testing with the roof open. The car will be based on the 1 Series hatchback - borrowing its technology and engine line-up. As for its design, BMW has promised to make the 2 Series sportier.

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It will have four-cylinder engines and the lineup will consist of a two-litre petrol engine with 111, 132 or 162kW, and a two-litre turbocharged diesel engine with 159. All of the engines will mate to either a six-speed manual transmission or an optional eight-speed automatic.

The upcoming 2 Series Cabrio is set to be unveiled in 2014.


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