The Truth About Cars » bmw 2-series http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:30:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » bmw 2-series http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Editorial: The Ultimate Driving Machine Is Now A Crossover – But Not For Long http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/editorial-ultimate-driving-machine-now-crossover-not-long/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/editorial-ultimate-driving-machine-now-crossover-not-long/#comments Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:00:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1003866 There’s been a lot of hand-wringing about the introduction of the BMW 2-Series Active Tourer, and its larger minivan sibling, the Gran Tourer. I was in the midst of preparing an editorial on the introduction of the Gran Tourer, a front-wheel drive minivan based on the Mini-derived UKL platform, when I saw news that the […]

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There’s been a lot of hand-wringing about the introduction of the BMW 2-Series Active Tourer, and its larger minivan sibling, the Gran Tourer. I was in the midst of preparing an editorial on the introduction of the Gran Tourer, a front-wheel drive minivan based on the Mini-derived UKL platform, when I saw news that the […]

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BMW Taketh, BMW Giveth (More Traction) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/bmw-taketh-bmw-giveth-more-traction/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/bmw-taketh-bmw-giveth-more-traction/#comments Fri, 06 Jun 2014 19:27:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=838681 Even though BMW foists upon us unfortunate derivative junk like the X4, 3-Series GT and 4-Series Gran Coupe (which, I’ve only recently just made sense of), at least they give us models like the 2-Series. Which just happened to get better for anyone who lives in the snowbelt. Later on this summer, xDrive AWD will […]

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Even though BMW foists upon us unfortunate derivative junk like the X4, 3-Series GT and 4-Series Gran Coupe (which, I’ve only recently just made sense of), at least they give us models like the 2-Series. Which just happened to get better for anyone who lives in the snowbelt. Later on this summer, xDrive AWD will […]

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BMW Set To Reveal First Front Wheel Drive Model At Geneva, 2-Series Active Tourer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/bmw-set-to-reveal-first-front-wheel-drive-model-at-geneva-2-series-active-tourer/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/bmw-set-to-reveal-first-front-wheel-drive-model-at-geneva-2-series-active-tourer/#comments Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:35:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=741585 BMW’s first front wheel drive Ultimate Driving Minivan Machine is set to debut at Geneva next month. It rides on the BMW Group’s new UKL platform, which is also the same platform for Mini’s third generation Cooper and the next generation BMW X1. The top engine in the 225i is said to be a 231 […]

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BMW’s first front wheel drive Ultimate Driving Minivan Machine is set to debut at Geneva next month. It rides on the BMW Group’s new UKL platform, which is also the same platform for Mini’s third generation Cooper and the next generation BMW X1. The top engine in the 225i is said to be a 231 […]

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NAIAS 2014: BMW 2-Series Is The Only Thing With A Roundel On It That I’m Interested In http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/naias-2014-bmw-2-series-is-the-only-thing-with-a-roundel-on-it-that-im-interested-in/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/naias-2014-bmw-2-series-is-the-only-thing-with-a-roundel-on-it-that-im-interested-in/#comments Mon, 13 Jan 2014 21:43:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=698657 Even though the BMW i8, i3 and M3/M4 were the starts of the BMW stand (in that order), I was more interested in the upcoming 2-Series. Unlike the Mercedes-Benz CLA and the Audi A3, the 2-Series is rear wheel drive, as the future 1-Series moves to a front-drive platform shared with Mini. The 2-Series looks […]

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Even though the BMW i8, i3 and M3/M4 were the starts of the BMW stand (in that order), I was more interested in the upcoming 2-Series. Unlike the Mercedes-Benz CLA and the Audi A3, the 2-Series is rear wheel drive, as the future 1-Series moves to a front-drive platform shared with Mini. The 2-Series looks […]

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BMW Readies The Zweier http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/bmw-readies-the-zweier/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/bmw-readies-the-zweier/#comments Mon, 20 May 2013 15:11:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=489012 As the 1-Series prepares to move to a front-drive platform, BMW is also working on something to keep rear-drive fans happy.   The 2-Series will replace what we all know as the 1-Series, and the model you see here is the M235i, which will use the familiar twin-turbo 3.0L Inline six. According to Car and […]

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As the 1-Series prepares to move to a front-drive platform, BMW is also working on something to keep rear-drive fans happy.   The 2-Series will replace what we all know as the 1-Series, and the model you see here is the M235i, which will use the familiar twin-turbo 3.0L Inline six. According to Car and […]

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