Unofficially this engine will put out 120-220hp at 180-240nm of peak torque in various configurations, in line with being efficient and dynamic this 1.5L 3 Cylinder TwinPower Turbo will make it's way into cars such as the BMW i3 and the i8 paired with an electric powertrain. BMW has already beginning testing it's new small displacement engines in the existing F20 BMW 1 Series (F20 not sold in North America) as seen here in the pictures, the engine also debuted in the Concept Active Tourer recently shown at the 2012 Paris Autoshow. Small displacement engines will be the future as government enforce the goals for each manufacture to meet new environmental standards.
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Have a look at this! If you haven't seen it already here are this year's BMW M Performance parts for the new BMW 3-Series (F30) and the BMW 5-Series (F10) and for folks reading this post from Europe for the 1-Series (F20) as well. BMW M Performance parts are developed alongside BMW M Engineers and Designers for optimal performance and visual upgrades. All BMW M Performance Parts are wind-tunnel tested at BMW AeroLab for best performance when fitted to your BMW.
BMW M Performance parts are designed phase begins as soon as the vehicle production process is completed. All M Performance parts produced with real carbon fiber material. The BMW M Exhausts is sound engineered in a BMW Sound Lab to achieve the most desirable sound when heard from both the exterior and interior.