German car auto-maker, the BMW is at it again, doing what they do best; unveiling a jaw-dropping version of the BMW 6-series. Coming as a convertible, coupe and gran-coupe, the 2018 BMW M6 of the 6-series is expected to be sleeker and sportier than any of its predecessor cousins. BMW has not only upgraded the design and outlook but also enhanced the performance and handling of the same. Here are the specifications to expect on the 2018 BMW M6-series.
2018 BMW M6 – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
One of the most noticeable changes on the 2018 M6 is the outlook design. BMW has redesigned it to look sportier and more attractive than all its predecessors. It comes with a pair of thin and aggressive looking OLED headlights and a large attractive front bumper. The new models are bound to be bigger and longer in size considering that the wheelbase has also been increased. It will also come as a twin-door coupe, a two-door convertible or a four-door gran-coupe. BMW has ensured that the 2018 model is as attractive as it is from the front, as it is from the rear. It comes with a pair of ultra-slim LED taillights and a massive, well-designed rear bumper complemented by a pair of shiny twin-exhausts.
This magnificent machine will ride on 20” 9.5, P265/35YR20-star spoke aluminium wheels. In addition, all the models will be lighter by weight, with the incorporation of fibre finishing technology. Each model may shed off up to 200 kilogrammes of weight, which is a guarantee for better handling.
The interior of this year’s model will definitely be as attractive as its exterior. Elegance is a motivator in the redesign of its interior will be all-leather with a finishing of high-quality material and wood furnishing. Both the coupe and convertible will have a pair of exotic sports front seats whereas the gran coupe will have an extra pair. All the seats will come with passenger seat memory, lumbar support and automatic heated and cooling multi-color contours.
On the dashboard, it will come with an assortment of easily noticeable buttons and a large screen, about ten inches big, to ease navigation. Moreover it will come with Bluetooth and GPS connectivity, tri-zone automatic climate control, high-quality audio system and a one star with 4G LTE and built-in WIFI hotspot. Safety features in the 2018 BMW M6 have also been upgraded. It comes with all-inclusive air-bag system, rear park assist, rearview camera, side blind zone alert and a theft deterrent system and a post-collision safety system. Though it is not built to carry too much cargo, the 2018 BMW M6 will offer 11 cubic feet of cargo space.
2018 BMW M6 – Modification under the Hood
Under the hood, this machine is undoubtedly a power-train and will be powered by a 4.4-liter. Turbocharged V8 engine capable of generating up to 550 hp with 500 lb-ft. of torque. With a 7-speed automatic transmission, the 2018 BMW M6 will be capable of hitting 60 mph in well under seconds. BMW has also put into consideration, the fact that fuel economy is a crucial aspect. It avails the 2018 M6 series with a consumption rate of 15 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.
2018 BMW M6 – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
The release of the BMW M6 2018 is not very clear as of now but BMW is set to release these models in the last quarter of 2017. The models may fetch a starting price of $113,700 for the couple, $117,500 for the gran coupe and $120,000 for the convertible.