BMW will offer a new entry-level version of the 1-Series, in the shape of the 114d, which will join the company’s lineup this autumn.
According to the German based automaker, the 2013 BMW 114d will be offered as a new entry-level version in the 1-Series family and the model is expected to join the lineup this autumn. BMW says that the 2013 114d is getting standard items such as the EfficientDynamics technology, the auto starts/stop function, the electronic power steering, the brake energy recuperation, the shift point indicator or the tires with reduced rolling resistance, amongst others.
“The range of diesel engines available for the BMW 1-Series is also being further extended as from the autumn of 2012. The new BMW 114d assumes the position of a remarkably economical entry version”, as the automaker is saying in its official press release.
The 2013 BMW 114d is powered by a 1.6 liter four-cylinder diesel engine, equipped with the TwinPower Turbo technology, which is developing a total output of 95 horsepower (70 kW) at 4,000 rpm and it has a peak torque of 235 Nm (173 lb-ft), available between 1,500 and 2,750 rpm. The BMW 114d can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 12.2 seconds, before reaching a top speed of 185 km/h (115 mph). The model’s fuel consumption stands between 4.1 and 4.3L/100km and the CO2 emissions stop at 109 g/km.