According to findings by BMWBlog (they are a pretty trustworthy source of BMW news), BMW has filed some trademark registrations that give us a hint of some future models. However, keep in mind that most of the names registered by a car manufacturer may not be associated with a new model, they could be simply labeled as “placeholders.”
Here are BMW”s latest trademark registration filings.
- M 50 d
- Gran Coupe
- Compactive Tourer
Click through to see the full list.
Now what shall we make of these trademarks?
M 50 d: Will most likely be a tri-turbo performance diesel model that will start with the 5-Series and make its way upward to the 6-Series.
Urbanic: Will be the specification for the MegaCity vehicles.
Gran Coupe: You can probably figure this one out on your own but these will most likely be Coupe versions of BMW’s new Gran Turimso lineup.
Compactive and Compactive Tourer: These vehicles will most likely be BMW’s upcoming front-wheel-drive models.
i: These will be BMW’s Project i vehicles.
e: The ‘e’ badging will be found on BMW’s pure electric-vehicles like the Mini E and the BMW ActiveE Concept.
– By: Kap Shah