BMW Developing 3-Cylinder Engine For U.S. Vehicles

Woe be the BMW fans. The brand that bills itself as the “Ultimate Driving Machine” seems to be losing a little bit of its luster these days. First there was the development of the front-wheel drive hybrid BMW Crosstourer concept, and now another bit of news to make Bimmer fans shudder.

BMW is developing a three-cylinder engine for sale in vehicles in the U.S. Some men just want to watch the world burn…

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This May Be BMW’s First Front-Wheel Drive Car…And It’s A Hybrid

I’ll readily admit that, when hybrid cars first went mainstream, I wasn’t much of a fan. They were so slow and ugly. The only selling point was high fuel economy , making them the opposite of what most car enthusiasts want. Since then, hybrid vehicles have come a long way…though BMW’s Concept Active Tourer, a front-wheel drive plug-in hybrid, seems like a big step backwards.

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