The 2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe readies for summer debut
Any new announcement from BMW has speedsters and auto junkies up and excited. And with the announcement of the2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe, BMW has managed to create quite a lot of excitement. This new offering from BMW will be just the right fit in the M-branded line up. Like the M5 and M6 models, the M6 GC promises to take your breath away when it hits the markets in summer next year. Powered by a direct-injected 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 thatchurns out 560 horsepower, the M6 GC offers up peak torque of 500 pound-feet that kicks in at just 1,500 rpm and last up to 5,750 revs.
Complete with a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission and an exclusive electronically controlled Active M Differential for optimal traction, the M6 GC is a powerhouse to watch out for. The M6 GC has a top speed of 155 miles per hour and can go from 0 to 60 mph time in just 4.1 seconds. The brakes have been tuned to boast of massive rotors front and rear and six-piston calipers. The driver can choose from M1 or M2 modes by using the steering wheel-mounted buttons. The M1 offers a sportier setup while the M2 is for track duty.
As for its looks, the beauty on wheels flaunts an aggressive body kit, exposed carbon fibre roof panel, painted brake calipers and stylish 20-inch wheels wrapped in ultra-high-performance summer tires. The interiors feature a two-door counterpart Alcantara trim, a three-spoke steering wheel andleather-wrapped seats.
We are still awaiting news on the cars fuel efficiency andpricing. Keep watching this space for more updates on this latest stunner from BMW.
We are still awaiting news on the cars fuel efficiency and pricing. Keep watching this space for more updates on this latest stunner from BMW.