There have been some spy shots of the 2022 BMW 3 Series electric car. The spy shots of a prototype for this next generation provide some information. Related to these new cars, the release date will be about mid of 2021 or the end of 2022.
Based on the spy photos, it is quite clear that the car will have changed the front bumper. The car will have a new bumper with three separate air intake. However, it seems that the car will have a similar headlamp and kidney grille with some other large grille of BMWs. However, there is still no clear information about the taillights since it is covered.
Then, the 2022 BMW 3 Series is going to use new body material. The car will have a new carbon-fiber as the construction. As a result, the car will have a lighter weight as an electric car, quite charming. This will help the car to have better and easier driving. New features that will be present on the electric car BMW 3 Series are a possible new design cue, closed kidney grille, and rides on a long-wheelbase platform.
The front section is wrapped heavily in the camouflage, but you can see that BMW’s using an opaque cover on the kidney grilles. That suggests that the grille is closed because it doesn’t need any air to go through it.Source: topspeed
2022 BMW 3 Series Interior
About the cabin, it seems that the cabin will be more spacious since the car has extended wheelbase. About the entertainment feature, it seems that the car will have a smartphone Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration feature, a large touchscreen, and the new vehicle control system of BMW iDrive. Of course, advanced technology is predicted to be installed in this car. The interesting thing about the interior of the BMW 3 Series electric car is the shiny black plastic decoration, ash varnish, oak effect, and even the attractive aluminum trim effect.
2022 BMW 3 Series Specs Electric Powertrain
About the engine, it seems that there are other electric vehicles. All of them will be equipped with an all-electric powertrain and 74 kWh battery pack setup engine. However, there is still no confirmation about the choice of engine to choose. About the engine, it seems that the expectation may not be too high. This car is predicted to have a turbo 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 181 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. Sprint from zero to 60 mph in the 7 seconds. There is an expectation that at least, the power will be upgraded to give more power and better fuel efficiency.
2022 BMW 3 Series Price and Competitors
Then, about the price, its range will be about $40,750 to $56,000. And other electric car competitors from the BMW 3 Series are the Tesla Model 3 and Audi A4 Electric. Of course, these are still speculation based on some predicted specifications and spy shots. The real one will appear right after the 2022 BMW 3 Series is released officially.