Dec 12, 2011
BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe was officially launched. BMW is charging the four door coupe market and releases a longer version of the 6 Series. With two extra doors and 111 mm (4.4 in) long, this is BMW’s is response to Mercedes-Benz CLS.
BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe is the four-door version of the BMW 6 Series, the main competitor for models like Mercedes-Benz CLS and Audi A7. The new model is longer by 111 mm (4.4 in) than a normal 6 Series model. The design details are borrowed from BMW 6 Series Coupe. The profile is the part that highlights the new model. A pair of extra doors and a larger rear seat, plus a trunk of 460 liters (16,2 cubic feet). The four-door BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe offers 4 +1 seats and comes as standard with Dakota leather upholstery and two zone automatic climate control, among other things.
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BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe Engine
The new BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe will be available with three engines.
BMW 640i Coupe Gran is animated by a turbocharged three-liter six-cylinder engine that develops 320 hp and 450 Nm. Acceleration from 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) is done in 5.4 seconds and its top speed is 250 km/h (155.4 mph), electronically limited.
We have the 650i Gran Coupe with a 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 under the hood. It delivers 450 hp and 650 Nm. 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in 4.5 seconds. BMW 650i Gran Coupe can be ordered with all-wheel drive.
For those who prefer a diesel there is 640d Gran Coupe. The three-liter diesel engine develops 313 hp and 630 Nm. All engines are associated with an 8-speed automatic transmission.
BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe Technology
At technological level, BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe is equipped as standard with auto Start/Stop, the kinetic regenerative braking system, EcoPro driving mode a series of EfficientDynamics elements. Optionally, the customers can opt for the active system body roll control and for the Integral Active Steering system (four-wheel steering). The shock absorbers are electronically controlled and the front suspension has a dual configuration with two arms.
The new BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe enjoys the optional LED adaptive headlights system, which provides many benefits in lighting, the result being a homogeneous white light. In comparison with xenon bulbs and halogen lights, new LED lighting provides a spectrum comparable to daylight.
BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe Technical Data Sheet
|Make / Model / Version||BMW 650i Gran Coupe|
|Length||5007 / 197|
|Width (mm / in)||1894 / 74.6|
|Height (mm / in)||1392 / 54.8|
|Wheelbase (mm / in)||2698 / 106.2|
|Max power (bhp / rpm)||445 / 5.500 – 6.000|
|Maximum torque (Nm / rpm)||650 / 2.000 – 4.500|
|Speed (km/h – mph)||250 / 155.4|
|Acceleration 0-100 km/h – 0-62 mph (s)||4.6|
|Average fuel efficiency (l/100 km – US mpg – UK mpg)||8.6 / 27.35 / 32.85|
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