The variety of imported cars in the country is increasing day by day, and the best part of the story is the arrival of various cars from non-Chinese brands. Unofficial reports to BMW 116i order registration They point out that it is the weakest and cheapest BMW product that is compatible with the strict rules of importing cars to our country, and will probably end up in the parking lot of houses in the north of the city at a non-competitive price.
The import of cars has been implemented since January and it is supposed to be different products from brands ofHyundai, Fiat, Kia, Changan and … to be offered to the country’s market. Of course, the import of cars has many restrictions, the most important of which are: $20,000 price ceiling and after-sales service pointed out in the country. The order of BMW 116i to enter the country is not surprising, because the specifications of this car are compatible with the regulations.
It is not bad to know that BMW 116i was already launched with a powerful engine. But imported BMW 116i, to B38 series engine It is equipped and therefore it is not considered a very powerful car. The 1.5 liter turbocharged engine used in 116i has 3 cylinders and can 136 horsepower and 220 Nm of torque to produce This specification is sent to the front wheels through a 7-speed dual-clutch or 8-speed automatic transmission.
The BMW 116i car also includes various advanced features and equipment, including stability control system, 6 airbags, intelligent cruise control, keyless entry system, push button start, rear camera, lane departure warning system, collision warning system. With obstacles from the front and back, pedestrian detection system, sunroof, touch screen, etc. Of course, considering the global price of 30,000 dollars, the version available for the Iranian market will probably lack some additional equipment in addition to the weaker engine.
As mentioned earlier, it is not yet clear which company has placed the order for the BMW 116i. However, it can be assumed that Persia Motor to be the agent of importing this car to the country’s market, because this company has been a supplier through BMW in Iran since ancient times.