2016 BMW M4 price, release date, changes – There are no many vehicles out there which are as special as BMW’s M4. Aggressive and innovative are adjectives that describe this car the best. BMW tried to keep news about new M4 off record as long as possible but finally company announced its release and gave us the first insight in design changes and performances of this baby. Cutting edge technology is used and design will leave all BMW fans speechless. In the cabin high-quality materials are used hence they will provide special convenience during the ride. There are some speculations that GTS version will appear but so far this hasn’t been confirmed. The price for the new BMW M4 2016 was officially announced and it will start from $66,395 for M4 Coupe and $74,895 for M4 Convertible (those prices include $995 D&H).
2016 BMW M4 changes
When you take a look at the BMW M4 you get a feeling that future has already come. It has been modernized and it is considered to be one of the most luxurious sport sedans on the market. As previous model it will be available in Coupe an Convertible option. Coupe and Covertible models features some parts (Coupe’s roof, trunk lid and engine brace) made of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) in order to shred some pounds. Even the driveshaft is made of CFRP which reduces rotatin mass. On front it is equipped with Adaptive LED headlights with integrated cornering lights.
Cabin is equipped with high-quality leather seats and many high-tech features such as Comfort Access Keyless Entry, Satellite Radio and Harmon Kardon Surround Sound system. Perhaps the coolest thing in the cabin (and there are a lot) is 3D graphics which shows road map. Apart from that, infotainment system will enable easier navigation. Steering wheel is wrapped in leather and interior is full of chrome touches. One of the major drawbacks of the previous model, space, will be solved with the 2016 BMW M4, and now there is plenty of room for every passenger. It is going to be convenient even on longer travels.
New BMW M4 2016 specs
It was speculated that new BMW M4 2016 will have same engine lineup as previous model. It will be powered by a 3.0-liter twin-turbo 6-inline engine that delivers 425 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque. Maximum speed is electronically limited to 155 mph (250 km/h) while with standard 6-speed manual transmission it accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.1 seconds. With the 7-speed M Double Clutch Transmission acceleration values drops to 3.9 seconds. Apparently, with M4 BMW wants to target all sport sedan lovers who are also into high speed.
There are some rumors that the 2016 BMW M4 GTS will be presented to the public this summer. It will receive some weight reduction which should be around 220 lbs (100 kg). When it comes to powerplant it will be equipped with upgraded 3.0-liter TwinTurbo 6-cylnider engine that will be able to produce around 500 horsepower (358 kW) and 443 lb-ft (600 Nm) of torque. Thanks to this engine the new BMW M4 2016 GTS should be able to sprint from 0-60 mph in less than 4 seconds.