BMW has unveiled the newest predecessor of the 1 series, the 2 series.
At launch, it will be available in two variants: 228i and the M235i. The 228i is powered by a 2.0 litre turbocharged engine with about 240 hp (0-60 in 5.4 seconds) with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
The M235i features a 3 litre turbocharged six-cylinder engine making roughly 322 horsepower (0-60 in 4.8 seconds).
The 2 series will make it's official appearance at the North American International Show.