The discreet but powerful M340i xDrive was, until now, available only in sedan. BMW today satisfies families in a hurry for space by turning it into a Touring version.
The M340i is a six-cylinder in-line biturbo 374 hp and 500 Nm of torque that are sent to 4 wheels via an 8-speed automatic gearbox. Offering first class performance with a 0 to 100 shot in 4.4 seconds and a maximum speed limited to 250km / h. If the choice of the body was initially limited to the sedan , the Touring now adds to the range.
It will be the most powerful Series 3 wagon, the M3 being as usual only four doors. And if you are worried that the addition of a hatchback will affect performance, do not worry, the numbers are identical to the M340i Sedan .
The volume of the cargo hold is not transfigured with only 20 L extra (to reach the 500 L according to the manufacturer), but load the suitcases there will be easier with a threshold of loading lowered as well as a width and a depth increased trunk.
To afford this survitaminé break it will add € 1,300 to € 66,850 of the sedan, or € 68,850 for this M340i xDrive Touring . Price that does not take into account CO2 emissions amounting to 163 g / km , an additional € 3,660 …