BMW 2 Series Active Tourer 216d Luxury 5dr Step Auto Review

Category: MPV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £31,510What Car? Target Price£29,608
Review

The BMW 2 Series Active Tourer is a spacious MPV with a robust high-quality interior that includes the best infotainment system in the class. It’s good to drive, too, with a broad range of impressive engines and decent plug-in hybrid option. You’ll pay a lot for one, though, even if you stick to the less powerful engines in cheaper trims.

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Luxury cars add plusher trim pieces, 17in wheels, a sliding rear bench and electric folding rear seats over SE. You also get leather seats, which are nice but do push the price up over similarly specced Sport models.

We haven’t driven this entry-level three-cylinder diesel, but the performance figures suggest it’ll struggle with a heavy load on board. On the plus side, it’s the second most efficient engine in the range (after the plug-in hybrid).


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH11.1 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

57.6

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

468

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

127

g/km

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