BMW has launched particulars of its upcoming new Z4 roadster forward of the automobile’s India launch within the coming weeks.
As per the small print supplied, the brand new Z4 will probably be out there in with a selection of two petrol engines – a 197hp 2.Zero-litre four-cylinder motor badged the sDrive 20i and a extra highly effective 340hp three.Zero-litre in-line six-cylinder unit badged the M40i. Each items will probably be supplied with an Eight-speed automated gearbox as commonplace. BMW claims a high pace of 250kph for the M40i with the 20i maxing out at 240kph. The sDrive 20i will probably be supplied solely within the sporty M Sport trim.
When it comes to acceleration the BMW Z4 M40i sprints from Zero-100kph in a claimed four.5sec. As compared, the 20i is 2.1sec slower.
Other than the engines, the Z4 M40i will even be supplied with BMW M Sport rear differential, brakes and adaptive suspension with the gearbox being supplied with a launch management perform.
When it comes to styling, the M40i and the M Sport variants will look fairly acquainted, with the previous being supplied with extra choices of paint shades, inside trims and fabric choices. As well as, the M Sport will probably be out there with the choice of 18- or 19-inch alloy wheels, whereas the M40i supplied solely a selection of 19-inch items. The M40i will even sit a bit decrease to the bottom compared to the M Sport, possible owing to the adaptive suspension.
The BMW Z4 will come kitted out with ambient lighting, M sport sports activities seats, a 12-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, BMW’s newest iDrive infotainment software program, auto parallel parking, lively cruise management which may preserve a predetermined distance from the automobile forward, all-digital instrument cluster and a heads-up show. A camera- and radar-based driver help system together with rear-cross visitors warning, autonomous braking, lane departure warning and rear collision warning will even be included.
When it comes to pricing, the brand new BMW Z4 is predicted to be priced within the area of Rs 85 lakhs (ex-showroom) for the entry degree four-cylinder mannequin. Anticipate the roadster to launch within the coming weeks.