2014 BMW M4
BMW has announced what the audience can expect from the new M4 presenting its concept version at this year’s Pebble Beach event in the U.S. state of California. BMW says the concept of a combination of many ideas and it is not yet decided which details will enter production.
2014 BMW M4 engine
As we said some details are still unknown but one thing is for sure – many media said that under the hood to find a new I6 engine, which will replace the current 4.0L V8 in the M3 Coupe . We have previously shown that the coupe version of the 3-Series next year to wear 4 -Series name , and thus the M3 coupe version will be known as the M4 from next year. Besides coupe, 4- series name is also used in the convertible and GranCoupe versions while the M3 will continue to be sold in four-door version and will also debut at the Detroit Auto Show .
It is expected that all these models of 2014 BMW M4 use the new 3.0L twin-turbo I6 engine, which develops 450 hp and an impressive torque of 650 Nm or 251 Nm of torque more than the current aspirated V8 engine in the aforementioned M3. This should result in acceleration to 100 km / h in 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 250 km / h. Power will be transmitted to the rear wheels via a seven-speed automatic transmission , the same transmission can be found in the M5 and M6 . BMW is also considering the option and manual transmission , and has now been confirmed that the offer will not find a version with permanent four- wheel.
2014 BMW M4 release date and price
On the design side , 2014 BMW M4 provides what is expected of a car with M designation , which refers to the more aggressive bumpers compared to the 4 -Series and 20 -inch rims. BMW expects that the maximum speed will not exceed 1,500 kg, and also some parts made of light materials . Production model should be presented at the Detroit Motor Show in January next year with a starting price of around 60,000 euros in Europe , and $ 60,000 in North America.
German giant has not released information and images of the interior, but it is expected that all of what we are used to the vehicle with the M logo. In any case, there is no doubt that the 2014 M4 will be a major attraction at the Auto Show in January , and so far more will certainly be familiar.