Published by Autobahn Buzz(BMW M6)
When it comes to designing the ultimate Gran Touring Sedan for the Autobahn, BMW is poised well to achieve the ultimate driving experience. The fresh BMW M GmbH flagship is actually powered by a high-revving V8 engine that shows off M TwinPower Turbo technology, establishes 412 kW/560 hp and also drives the BMW M6 Gran Coupe from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.2 seconds. The BMW M6 Gran Coupe as a result exemplifies not simply a new encounter of luxurious in an M auto, but additionally the ultimate expression of the dynamic potential of the BMW 6 Series.
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe presents the finest balance of inspirational design, sports-oriented performance and also luxurious ambiance in one exquisite four-wheel package. Its greater indoor room enables two back travelers to take advantage of generous levels of long-distance comfort for the autobahn, while the rear compartment of the BMW M6 Gran Coupe likewise provides a third rear seat fitting for usage over much shorter travels.
Hallmark M design attributes affected directly by technical factors to consider– such as cooling air needs, body geometry, weight balance and aerodynamics– open a clear view into the performance capability of the BMW M6 Gran Coupe. From the side, the initial four-door Coupe in the BMW M GmbH is plainly appreciable from the BMW M6 Coupe, thanks to its rear doors and 113-millimetre longer wheelbase.
Flared tire arches attract examination to a track width specific to the BMW M6 Gran Coupe. The characteristic M gills, aerodynamically optimized exterior mirrors, standard BMW Individual High-gloss Shadow Line package and exclusive 20-inch M light-alloy wheels in double-spoke design highlight the vehicle’s distinctive look, as does another M trademark– twin exhaust tailpipes placed on the outer edges of the rear apron. Additionally incorporated into the rear apron, and responsible for the job of optimizing airflow along the auto’s underbelly, is a diffuser made from CFRP.
This incredibly lightweight, remarkably solid high-tech material is used in the building of the roofing also. Below, the apparent carbon structure provides an eye-catching feature, as does a dynamic recess in the roof. This recess is referenced stylistically inside the vehicle, with the anthracite-colored Alcantara roof liner getting a central section in leather.
Imitating the harmonious mixture of sports expertise and style embodied by the exterior layout, the distinctly M cockpit fuses sports car style with generous levels of room and a luxurious ambiance. The vehicle driver and front passenger are treated to M sports seats with integral belt guides.
- V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology
- Seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmission with Drivelogic
- Active M Differential
The powertrain technology under the skin of the BMW M6 Gran Coupe ensures the performance characteristics for which M Automobiles are renowned. The V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology produces 412 kW/560 hp. Its technical sorcery features a pair of twin-scroll turbochargers, a cross-bank exhaust manifold, High Precision Direct Petrol Injection, VALVETRONIC variable valve timing and Double-Vanos constantly variable camshaft control. The 4,395 cc system keeps peak torque of 680 Newton meters (502 lb-ft) on tap in between 1,500 and 5,750 revolutions per minute, while maximum output is established between 6,000 and 7,000 revolutions per minute. The engine revs to a max of 7,200 rpm. The BMW M6 Gran Coupe dashes from
0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.2 secs going to an electronically controlled top speed of 250 km/h/155 mph (305 km/h/189 mph if the optional M Driver’s Package is defined). Average fuel consumption in the EU examination cycle stands at 9.9 liters per 100 kilometers (28.5 mpg imp) and CO2 discharges are 232 grams each kilometer.
Looking after power transfer is a seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmission with Drivelogic. The transmission’s electronic management system guarantees the best gear is decided on for optimum traction. It additionally offers the vehicle driver a Launch Control function for maximum acceleration, Low Speed Assistance for added convenience and the Auto Start-Stop function to boost effectiveness.
Under especially dynamic acceleration, in addition to in complicated road and weather, the Active M Differential at the rear axle distributes the engine’s power between the individual wheels to maximum traction-enhancing effect. Its electronically controlled multi-disc limited-slip differential works hand-in-hand with the DSC (Dynamic Stability Control) application and divides drive between the right and left rear tires swiftly and specifically according to the situation at hand.
Chassis technology developed to M specification.
The chassis technology of the BMW M6 Gran Coupe is also geared to harnessing the car’s sporting potential to achieve supreme performance. The BMW M6 Gran Coupe comes as standard with an M-specific version of the Dynamic Damper Control system and hydraulic variable-ratio rack-and-pinion steering with the M Servotronic function.
As a choice to the basic high-performance compound braking system, the BMW M6 Gran Coupe could also be bought with M carbon-ceramic brakes. Made from a new sort of carbon-fiber compound ceramic, the discs boast even greater resistance to heat, decrease weight and extraordinary resistance to fade.
Organized around the gearshift lever on the facility console of the
BMW M6 Gran Coupe are the buttons used to set up all the adjustable powertrain and chassis functions to personal tastes. The DSC method,.
engine performance characteristics, Dynamic Damper Control mapping,.
M Servotronic feedbacks and M DCT Drivelogicshift program could be picked independently of each various other. Every one of meanings the vehicle driver could place with each other a detailed set-up and store those setups on among the 2 M Drive buttons on the multifunction steering wheel.
Individual and exclusive: high-quality range of tools.
The common devices matched on the BMW M6 Gran Coupe consists of:
20-inch M light-alloy wheels, leather trim, heated driver and front passenger seats, automatically dimming outside and rear-view mirrors, a burglar alarm and the BMW Professional radio with hi-fi loudspeakers. Available as a choice to the common 2-zone automatic climate control is a four-zone system with a control panel in the rear compartment. Amongst the other highlights of the choices listing are M multifunction seats, heated rear seats, Comfort Access, a heated steering wheel, the Soft Close Automatic function for the doors, electrically operated sun blinds, the new generation of the Professional navigation system and a Bang & Olufsen High End Surround Sound System.
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe additionally comes with an assortment of BMW ConnectedDrive components, such as an M-specific BMW Head-Up Display, Park Distance Control, a rear-view camera, High Beam Assistant, Speed Limit Info, Lane Change Warning, Lane Departure Warning, Surround View and BMW Night Vision with pedestrian recognition. Customers can likewise integrate their Apple iPhone or various other smartphones into the car and make use of internet-based services while on board.