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BMW 2-Series Active Tourer plug-in hybrid (2016-2021) review

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  • MPV
  • Used only
  • Plug-in hybrid (PHEV)
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The BMW 2 Series Active Tourer iPerformance is a plug-in hybrid petrol-electric version of the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer - it combines petrol and 'eDrive' electric power units together. That means BMW's MPV people carrier now has the potential for very frugal fuel economy. It's also got four-wheel drive as standard. But is it a great all-rounder? Find out in our full BMW 225xe iPerformance hybrid review.

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December 2021

First reviewed by Which?

July 2017

Released

July 2016

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