L.A Auto Show: BMW confirms a crossover based on the 2012 3-Series

Spy Photos | November 20th, 2008 by 11

thumb BMW 3 PAS stand

BMW’s CEO Norbert Reithofer confirmed at the L.A Auto Show that BMW will continue their crossover plans with a model based on the next generation BMW 3 Series due in 2012. The Progressive Activity Sedan due to be released in 2010 fits the crossover profile and it’s the beginning of a new market for BMW.

There have been rumors of a 3 Series crossover since early in the year, accompanied by many artists renderings at the one above. According to Reithofer, the 3er crossover, codenamed V3, will appeal as a medium volume car for a lot of BMW’s customer looking for a similar concept as the PAS.

No other information have been released at this time, but we’re certain that more information will be revealed after the Progressive Activity Sedan unveiling.