A convertible version of the BMW F23 2-Series has been rumored for some time and now it is official that model will be coming soon, as it was recently caught on some shots.
More than that, prior to this “shooting brake”, the company also made an official announcement, stating that the convertible would be launched in 2015, completing the 2-Series lineup by joining the Active Tourer.
The upcoming BMW 2-Seris convertible will be featuring a fabric roof, resembling its predecessor, the 1-Series Convertible, but with body features taken from the coupe version as well.
Under the hood, the BMW F23 2-Series cabriolet will come with an engine lineup, meaning three units in the shape of the 228i Cabriolet, the 220i and the 220d.
The versions will be powered by the same 3.0-liter inline-six turbocharged unit, developing somewhere between 322 horsepower and 332 Nm of torque.
The BMW 2-Series cabriolet will be competing the Audi 3 convertible and is supposed to come with a starting price of 30,500 Euros in Europe.
More details with the BMW F23 2-Series Convertible will be known at the 2014 Paris Motor Show, which will take place this October.