BMW announcing Active Tourer Outdoor Concept image

The German based automaker BMW has recently announced its plans to introduce the Active Tourer Concept at the 2013 OutDoor exhibition in Friedrichshafen.

The newest creation signed by BMW is named the Active Tourer Outdoor Concept and the model has been announced for the 2013 OutDoor exhibition in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The carmaker didn’t release any images with the new model but the company hinted that this will be a “high level of spatial functionality and intelligent access to the BMW ConnectedDrive services”.

“The second concept version of the BMW Concept Active Tourer being presented this summer is aimed at meeting the special needs of an outdoor and leisure time oriented target group”, said the carmaker in its official press release.

The new BMW Active Tourer Outdoor Concept is powered by a 1.5 liter TwinPower Turbo engine, mated to an electric motor and a lithium-ion battery. The total output stands at just over 190 HP (140 kW) and it has a peak torque of 200 Nm (147 lb-ft). The 0 to 100 km/h in less than 8 seconds, before reaching a top speed of approximately 200 km/h (124 mph). The model can travel in all-electric mode for more than 30 km and it’s basically a plug-in hybrid. More details on the BMW Active Tourer Outdoor Concept are limited for the moment and will be announced on the 12th of July.