BMW Z4 Roadster • Price, Variants & Specifications
BMW Z4 Roadster Variants
- Z4 Roadster with two engine options; M40i and sDrive 20i
- Eight speed Steptronic transmission
- Unique design and premium interior
- Adaptive Suspension and variable sport steering
- Premium safety features
BMW has unveiled the new Z4 Roadster for the Indian market. In India it is available in two of the three engine options; the top option is M40i with inline six twin turbo motor. It reaches 0 to 100 in 4.5 seconds. The second option is the sDrive 20i which gets the 2litre inline turbo engine that can reach 0 to 100 in 6.6 seconds. The two engines are paired with eight speed automatic transmission. The new BMW Z4 Roadster unfolds an open, sporty and uncompromising driving experience. BMW states the intention of the new Roadster; “the freedom between the road and the open sky.
BMW brings the new Z4 Roadster as the successor of the legendary BMW 507, which remains as one of the most sought after sports cars in the world. Sheer unfiltered driving pleasure unites the two. With innovative connective technologies and automated driving the BMW Z4 has everything ready at all times so that you miss nothing.
The exterior shows the individual style of the BMW Z4 Roadster in its purest clear, modern and emotionally charged. The design of the Z4 Roadster sparks enthusiasm with its bold characters and muscular silhouette. The black soft top blends harmoniously into the dynamic lines of the vehicle. It opens and closes in ten seconds while you are at 50kmph speed. The lighting concept of the Z4 Roadster takes the centre stage. High-precision full LED technology meets a puristic design language that for the first time uses vertical tubes for daytime running lights and high beam. The car gets an aggressive front end with a prominent kidney grille and large air intakes. Characteristic sports car proportions such as the long bonnet, the gently sloping roof line and the powerful rear inspire with increased agility and dynamics. Together with the air curtain in the front apron, the air breather positioned behind the front wheel arches reduces the air turbulence. Round chrome exhaust tailpipes on the right and left of the rear enhance its sporty look.
The interior of the BMW Z4 Roadster is defined by its clear design and the deliberate use of selected decorative features and it provides modern superlative quality and pleasantly open ambience. The all-digital instrument cluster is another new feature as is the sharper angle of dash towards the driver. The ambient light creates a relaxed feeling in the interior. There are eleven predefined light designs available in six different colors with ambient lighting in the instrument panel, door trim and centre console. BMW Head-Up display projects information about the car directly into the driver’s field of vision. BMW Live Cockpit features high resolution information display with 10.25” color touchscreen.
Comfort And Convenience
Comfort access system lets you to have the keyless access via driver and front passenger door. The innovative operating concept of the BMW operating system 7 enables easier operation of vehicle information via speech, touch screen and iDrive control. Adaptive M suspension provides a comfortable travel by allowing you to electrically adjust the suspension at any time to suite the road and driving conditions. Variable sport steering with Servotronic creates direct and agile steering response. Driver and passenger seats with individual body dimension adjustability and Harmon Kardon Surround Sound System enhance the comfort of your journey.
BMW Z4 Roadster offers its driver a large number of intelligent assistance system for the safety. Driving assistant includes the camera based systems approach control warning and person warning with full city braking function, speed limit assist, lane departure warning, cross traffic warning rear end collision warning. The Parking assist includes rear view camera and the parking assist parks the vehicle automatically. Active cruise control with stop and go function maintains a pre-defined distance from the car ahead. Other safety features like, driver and passenger airbags, side airbags, side impact protection, dynamic stability control, dynamic traction control and cornering brake control are included.
The 2998cc M40i engine produces maximum power of 340PS at 6500rpm and maximum torque of 500Nm at 4500 rpm. The 1998 cc sDrive 20i engine produces maximum power of 197PS at 6500rpm and maximum torque of 320Nmat 4200rpm. Both the engines are mated to 8 speed Steptronic transmission.
Length: 4324mm, Width: 2024mm, Height: 1304mm, Wheelbase: 2470mm, Ground Clearance: 130 and the M40i has 1610kg of Kerb weight while the sDrive30i has 1505kg of Kerb weight
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It may take on Porsche 718 Boxster and Audi TT in the Indian market