2017 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe - The BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe is a smooth vehicle with a roadster like roofline that openings between the all the more formally styled 5-Series and 7-Series models in BMW's lineup. Firmly identified with the two-entryway 6-Series Coupe, the Gran Coupe offers a couple of strong turbocharged motors, the most recent extravagance and tech highlights and a decision of back or all-wheel-drive.
2017 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe - Diagram
Outwardly, the Gran Coupe is basically an ordinary 6-Series Coupe with an additional arrangement of entryways - and that is no awful thing. The significant subtle elements, for example, the streaming hood wrinkles that join on the BMW identification, the wide kidney grille and the sinking character line toward the back of every front wheel, all work amicably together to make a look that is immediately athletic and exquisite.
With a wheelbase extending 4.4 creeps longer than its two-entryway kin, the Gran Coupe brags a sound measure of back seat legroom. Dissimilar to some different players in the four-entryway car fragment, the Gran Coupe can suit three travelers toward the rear.
The lodge additionally bears a stamped likeness to the two-entryway 6-Series. The middle console is inclined somewhat towards the driver and components moderately few catches (the most recent rendition of iDrive controls amusement, atmosphere control and nav), a cowhide dashboard with French sewing streams into the focal armrest and a straightforward instrument board highlighted by a basic speedometer and tachometer welcomes the driver from behind the guiding wheel. Dissimilar to other BMW cars, the Gran Coupe can be had in an assortment of moderately stunning inside shading blends and befitting its more outgoing nature.
2017 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe - Strong Powertrains
Three models are on offer: a twin parchment turbo six-chamber model badged as the 640i and a twin-turbo V8-controlled adaptation offered as the 650i and all-wheel-drive 650i xDrive.
The 640i makes utilization of BMW's N55HP coded six-barrel, which highlights the organization's TwinPower Turbo tech with direct infusion and variable valve timing. Authoritatively, it puts out 315 pull somewhere around 5,800 and 6,000 rpm and 330 lb-ft. of torque from 1,300 to 4,500 rpm.
To make the 650i, BMW shoehorned in its N63 4.4-liter V8, which gets a few redesigns over the standard 650i roadster with BMW's most recent variable valve timing framework. It wrenches out 445 torque somewhere around 5,500 and 6,000 rpm - that is a 45 horse bounce - and 480 lb-ft. of torque somewhere around 2,000 and 4,500 rpm - a 30 lb-ft. increment.
BMW says the motor permits the auto to hit 62 mph in only 5.4 seconds before it tops out at an administered 155 mph. Mileage is evaluated at 20 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the parkway.
The additional force gives back drive 650i models a 0-62 mph sprint time of only 4.6 seconds, while efficiency checks in at 17/25 mpg. Strangely, the xDrive variant is entirely snappier to 62 mph - it requires 4.5 seconds, notwithstanding some extra weight. There is a one-mpg punishment in each of the EPA's two trying cycles, in any case.
To spare fuel, both motors highlight auto begin/stop and electric force directing.
Despite motor, BMW will offer the 6-Series Gran Coupe with an eight-speed programmed that can be requested with a dispatch control capacity. A manual transmission is not as of now on its alternatives list.
2017 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe - Extreme Driving Machine
BMW says its 6-Series Gran Coupe is more than only a looker because of a lightweight aluminum twofold wishbone/multilink suspension setup. A discretionary Active Roll Stabilization framework works with the standard Dynamic Damper Control to cutoff body incline in corners. Eighteen-inch compound wheels with runflat tires are standard, similar to a Driving Dynamic Control switch that offers Comfort+, Sport, Sport+ and Eco Pro modes at the touch of a catch. Every mode offers an alternate driving background custom-made to the client's requests.
Additionally accessible is an Integral Active Steering System that permits the back hub to partake in the guiding procedure, considering more prominent fast dependability notwithstanding a more tightly turning circle in stopping and city use.
2017 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe - Standard and Optional Features
The 6-Series Gran Coupe comes standard with calfskin upholstery, a route framework with a 10.2-inch show, voice order usefulness and 20 GB of storage room, warmed front seats, a Wi-Fi hotspot, a remote charger, double zone programmed atmosphere control, dynamic voyage control, a back perspective camera, a nine-speaker, 205-watt AM/FM/CD stereo framework with HD radio and a USB information, a sunroof, a nearness key, xenon headlights, LED foglights and 18-inch composite wheels.
Accessible on the choices rundown of the Gran Coupe are innovation things, for example, a Surround View stopping camera framework, Parking Assistant, BMW Night Vision with person on foot acknowledgment, a Lane Departure Warning System and Active Blind Spot Detection alongside the BMW Head-Up-Display. The most recent incarnation of this framework ventures basic data onto the windshield in full shading.
Those hoping to include an additional piece of animosity to their Gran Coupe can choose the M Sport bundle, which carries a M optimal design bundle with remarkably planned front belt, side skirts and back sash. The M Sport bundle likewise incorporates deplete tips in dark chrome, dark painted brake calipers, LED haze lights, a games debilitate framework for the BMW 650i Gran Coupe and 19-creep light-combination wheels in M twofold talked plan. 20-crawl light-combination wheels in M twofold talked configuration are additionally accessible as a bundle redesign.
A recently accessible M Sport Edition bundle expands on the ordinary M Sport bundle by including additional components at no additional expense. It decks out the inside with a Nappa cowhide dashboard and a head-up presentation. Decide on the 650i and BMW will toss in a modest bunch of additional wellbeing and driver help frameworks, Lane Departure Warning, Active Blind Spot Detection, including Active Driving Assistance, Side and Top View Cameras and Speed Limit Info.
Interior, M Sport Edition models get versatile LED headlights and an accessible Sakhir Orange metallic paintwork, which was beforehand accessible just on in-your-face M models like the M6 and M5.
2017 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe - Inhabitant Safety
All Gran Coupes come furnished with double front, front side and full-length side drapery airbags notwithstanding strength, footing control frameworks and electronic brakeforce dispersion.
For more adventures, an Attention Assistant component assesses the driver's control inputs and issues a support to rest on the off chance that it recognizes indications of exhaustion.
Likewise included is Active Protection, which fixes the safety belts, shuts the windows and sunroof in the event that it identifies an inevitable accident. A short time later, it naturally applies the brakes to lessen the probability of a second crash.
2017 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe - Key Competitors
As a purported four-entryway roadster, the 6-Series Gran Coupe confronts rivalry from the lively Audi A7, the Porsche Panamera and the marginally bigger Jaguar XJ and in addition the auto that made the portion, the Mercedes-Benz CLS.