It has been quite some time since BMW has come forward with any plans for their 6 Series vehicles. So, it was well received when BMW finally offered some info about its 2016 BMW 6-Series variants. Unlike its previous models, this 2016 6-Series models will undergo some pretty significant changes. As always, it will be available in 3 separate styles – Coupe, Convertible as well as the 4 door Gran Coupe. Among them, the 2016 BMW 6-Series Coupe is the most anticipated vehicle among customers and BMW fans.
Why is that? This is because BMW has spent a considerable amount of time behind this Coupe variant, so that they can get an edge over other automobile companies in this category of vehicles. The body style is pretty unique, and so are its interior and exterior specs. Even though plenty of specs will be similar in 2016 BMW 6 Series’ Convertible and Gran Coupe models, but this Coupe variant will be very special. Now, let’s have a look at the engine options for this 2016 BMW 6 Series.
2016 BMW 6-Series Coupe Exterior and Interior
There have been several major design changes in this new 2016 BMW 6-Series Coupe, so that customers can get a new vibe every time they get inside this car. In order to authenticate the BMW feel, certain aspects of this 6 Series vehicles have been retained. Otherwise, most of its exterior as well as interior specs have been modified. A new grille design has been integrated, with a kidney configuration, along with improved LED fog lamps and aerodynamic head lights.
In addition to that, reflector panels have been modified as well, to include better projector beams in the front fascia. Interior specs have improved to include a new dash board configuration and innovative tech features. Infotainment module has been upgraded, with auto climate control, better wireless connectivity as well as improved safety standards.
2016 BMW 6-Series Coupe Engine Specs
As far as the engine options for this 2016 BMW 6-Series Coupe are concerned, BMW has already announced that its Coupe variant will only have a single power train configuration. This decision has been taken very strategically, as it will limit the configuration details associated with this 6 Series Coupe – thus making it much more exclusive than the other variants. According to official reports, this Coupe model will feature the 640i trim variant.
Thus, it will have a 3.0 LITER Twin Turbo variant with inline 6 cylinder configuration. This gasoline engine will be able to generate around 315 HP as max power @ 5800 RPM. Along with that, it will also produce around 332 lbs. feet of max torque @ 4500 RPM. For better durability and performance, this vehicle will be paired with an 8 speed S Tronic automated gear box. Standard rear wheel drive option is present, with an optional all-wheel drive variant as well.
2016 BMW 6-Series Coupe Price and Release Date
There has been little info about the pricing attributes of this 2016 BMW 6-Series Coupe. Still, several reports indicate that this Coupe variant might cost somewhere around $75000. It will be made available at selected stores by 2016.