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BMW 3-Series GT goes ahead

The BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo (GT) is going to be built, based on the firm’s Chief executive officer.

There was doubt over if the BMW 3-Series GT could be made because of the global recession, but BMW states the niche model will sit between your 3-Series touring and also the new X1.

BMW Chief executive officer Norbert Reithofer stated: “We haven’t cancelled the crossover from the 3-Series, because it is considered a volume builder that we are able to earn a nice income.Inches

The BMW 3-Series GT is comparable in concept towards the lately unveiled 5-Series GT. Such as the 5-Series GT, the three-Series GT will have a elevated driving position along with a more spacious interior.

The engines could be attracted from all of those other BMW 3-series range, having a future line-from turbocharged four and 6-cylinder gas and diesel units mated to plain manual or optional dual-clutch gearboxes.

It ought to feature the split tailgate observed in the five-Series GT and Skoda Superb and 4-seat and five-seat choices are also apt to be offered. Rear-wheel drive is going to be standard, with four-wheel drive like a choice.

Its direct rival would be the Audi A4 Allroad, that provides an identical driving position and elevated ride height. The Three-Series GT will extend BMW’s 3-Series range to 5 models, where it’ll join the saloon, coupe, convertible and touring.



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