The 2018 BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo put together in June last year may not have a successor based on the all-new 3 Series G20. People from BMWBLOG have learned from sources close to the Bavarian brand that the strange GT will be retired after a single generation, as it would not be wise to keep it in the range on all four sides of the 4 Series Gran Coupe.
According to sources, the 2018 BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo is likely to be gradually eliminated and replaced somewhat by a new Gran Coupe 4 Series. The same source indicates that BMW has realized the challenges of selling the two models side by side and the decision to build only one of these practical models was simple. Despite a well balanced and sporty design, the 3 GT series has always been the Brother of the 3 and 4 series family, while the Gran Coupe of the 4 series has been considered an attractive choice for those who want the spirit And the appearance of a Cup Series 4 with the design of two additional and practical doors.
The new generation of the 2018 BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo have a radical and cool design and it should arrive in 2018. The 4 Series is expected to arrive a year later and will continue to offer coupe and convertible models. The sources indicate that the 3 Series GT will feature state-of-the-art design lines, with more sculpted surfaces than the current generation and more luxurious looks. The use of chrome is an interesting choice because it designates both a sporty design and a high-end design. The dimensions are about the same as the current generation F30, with the exception of the wheelbase of about 7 cm in length.
According to Autocar, BMW is working on an all-electric 4-GT series that will have a driving range of over 300 miles. BMW also wants the 4 Series Electric GT 2020 to be as fast as the 335d GT with a time of zero-60 mph just under five seconds and a top speed of about 155 mph.
As for the next series in series 3, it will be introduced at some point in 2018 before launching at the end of the year. The car is expected to follow soon in early 2019.