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Woodcliff Lake, NJ – April 3, 2014 6:00pm EDT/3:00pm PDT. . . The all-new BMW M4 Convertible arrives in US showrooms backward this summer to accompany the M4 Auto and M3 Sedan. The 2015 BMW M4 Convertible is powered by the aforementioned BMW M TwinPower Turbo 3.0-liter inline-six as its siblings. That agent produces 425 application and 406 lb-ft of torque and can be akin to either a 6-speed chiral or 7-speed M-DCT transmission. The new BMW M4 Convertible makes its apple admission at the 2014 New York International Auto Show.
The new inline-6 M engine: High-revving, turbocharged assemblage combines the best of both worlds.
Like the new BMW M3 Sedan and new BMW M4 Coupe, the new M4 Convertible sees a acknowledgment to an inline-six engine, as acclimated on the added and third ancestors of this iconic accessible sports car. The new turbocharged agent combines the best of both worlds – all-encompassing a best 7,600 rpm, it is almighty high-revving for a turbocharged engine, consistent in beeline ability commitment over a advanced agent dispatch ambit and a soulful agent note, while M TwinPower Turbo technology ensures that aiguille torque is on tap over a abounding rpm range. A added authentication of this agent is its outstanding efficiency.
The new agent sees a ability advancement over the antecedent V-8 to 425 hp, which is delivered amid 5,500 and 7,300 rpm. Aiguille torque has been added by about 40 percent to 406 lb-ft, and is maintained over a actual advanced rev bandage (1,850–5,500 rpm). The dart from aught to 60 mph takes the new BMW M4 Convertible aloof 4.4 abnormal with the 6-speed manual. Able with the 7-speed M Double Clamp Transmission, this cardinal avalanche to 4.2 seconds. Top dispatch is 155 mph (electronically limited). The BMW M TwinPower Turbo agent hits best revs of 7,600 rpm, in befitting with the about high-revving actualization of M engines.
The M TwinPower Turbo technology comprises two fast-responding mono-scroll turbochargers, Aerial Attention Absolute Injection, Valvetronic capricious valve timing and Double-VANOS continuously capricious camshaft timing. Valvetronic and Double-VANOS assignment in bike to seamlessly ascendancy assimilation valve lift. The aftereffect is bland and able ability delivery, actual aciculate acknowledgment and bargain ammunition burning and emissions.
The six-cylinder agent actualization a closed-deck crankcase architectonics which is actual adamant and allows butt pressures to be added for bigger ability output. And instead of liners, the butt bores affection a twin-wire arc-sprayed coating, which after-effects in a cogent abridgement in agent weight.
Engine weight is added bargain by the forged, torsionally adamant crankshaft which, as able-bodied as extenuative weight, additionally provides added torque-carrying capacity. This decidedly reduces alternating masses, consistent in bigger burke acknowledgment and acceleration.
Innovative technologies carrying top-level performance.Power alteration in the BMW M4 Convertible is via a accepted six-speed chiral gearbox. Accessible as an advantage is the seven-speed Double Clamp Chiral M-DCT, which allows the disciplinarian to change apparatus not alone application the selector batten in the centermost animate but additionally via the about-face paddles on the council wheel. This chiral finer combines two gearboxes, anniversary with its own clutch. This agency accessory changes are accomplished with no abeyance in the breeze of ability – and the about-face processes are accordingly shorter. Drivelogic allows the disciplinarian to baddest from altered about-face modes, which see the M4 Convertible adopting a decidedly comfort-oriented, economy-focused or ultra-sporty admission to accessory changes aback in automated mode. The Barrage Ascendancy action additionally chip into M-DCT enables optimum dispatch off the line.
The accepted Active M Differential optimizes absorption at the rear axle. The electromechanical council system, meanwhile, represents a new development from BMW M GmbH and is the analytical basic in the articulation amid disciplinarian and car. It offers the ability of absolute council feel and absolute feedback. The chip Servotronic action electronically adjusts the akin of council abetment according to the car’s speed, accouterment optimum council characteristics at all speeds. Three council settings (COMFORT, SPORT and SPORT ) can be called at the blow of a button to acclimatize the akin of council abetment to the bearings at duke and to the driver’s claimed tastes.
The alternative Adaptive M abeyance additionally comes with COMFORT, SPORT and SPORT modes. The BMW M4 Convertible is able as accepted with M compound brakes, but barter can additionally acclimation their car with akin lighter and added able M carbon bowl brakes, which avowal the added beheld highlight of gold-painted calipers.
Failing architectonics beyond the board: Shedding weight in all the appropriate places.
As able-bodied as outstanding activating qualities, able failing architectonics additionally allows the BMW M4 Convertible to affirmation admirable efficiency. Its all-encompassing weight-saving measures aftermath a barrier weight of aloof 4,055 lbs – about 90 pounds beneath than its predecessor.
Among the key contributors actuality are the aluminium advanced fenders and hood, with failing aluminium architectonics additionally a affection of the chassis. All-encompassing use is additionally fabricated of a actual that is both failing and acutely stiff, and accordingly durable: carbon-fiber-reinforced artificial (CFRP). The new BMW M4 Convertible additionally actualization a CFRP drive shaft. The aerial acerbity and low weight of the CFRP tube beggarly that the drive shaft can be produced as a single-piece component, afterwards a centermost bearing. This achieves weight accumulation of 40 percent over the antecedent archetypal and a abridgement in alternating masses, which in about-face after-effects in added activating powertrain response.
The CFRP strut brace in the agent alcove is a added archetype of how all weight-saving measures on these cartage accept additionally been tailored to the advance of active dynamics. Weighing alone 3.3 lbs, the strut brace offers above acerbity to a commensurable aluminum basic and at the aforementioned time plays a key allotment in the accomplished council acknowledgment and attention of both vehicles.
The use of carbon is a admonition that BMW is a all-around baton in high-strength, failing CFRP construction, and that it was BMW who brought out the aboriginal accomplishment agent with a anatomy consisting absolutely of this actual – the avant-garde BMW i3.
Design: the effectively alive face of BMW M.
Viewed from the front, the BMW M4 Convertible stands out best acutely with its able contours and a acerb authentic three-dimensionality, which lends it a effectively alive face. Appropriate architectonics elements leave no agnosticism that this car is the assignment of BMW M. There is the avant-garde booty on the accompanying headlight acclimation (with alternative LED technology), for example, not to acknowledgment the appropriate twin-bar branch grille with atramentous corrective grille confined – which reflect the architectonics of the appropriate BMW M double-spoke auto and buck the M logo – and the effectively advised advanced accessory with its leash of abounding intakes bartering cooling air to the high-performance agent and brakes. Amid the added authentication BMW M architectonics actualization on affectation is the appropriate ability arch on the hood, which hints at the abeyant of the able-bodied M TwinPower Turbo agent and creates amplitude for the intercooler. And the arresting exoteric mirrors, with their appropriate twin-stalk mounts, optimize the aerodynamics of the new BMW M4 Convertible.
The flanks: low-slung contour and activating lines.
The contour of the M4 Convertible extends the activating consequence created by its advanced end. The authentication BMW accommodation of a continued hood, continued wheelbase, set-back glasshouse and abbreviate advanced overhang are lent added accent by accustomed M architectonics elements.
Those dynamics-accentuating capacity accommodate additionally anew advised M gills, which accomplish both a stylistic and a anatomic role. Chip into them are Air Breathers, which aggregation up with the Air Curtains in the advanced accessory to advice optimize the airflow about the caster arches and accordingly advance aerodynamics.
The autogenous design: absolute ergonomics in a antic ambience.
Climbing into the BMW M4 Convertible, drivers will be greeted by an autogenous architectonics complete with absolute ergonomics and bright disciplinarian focus. In befitting with its character, however, the autogenous fulfils an akin added acutely authentic antic brief. To this end, the host of acceptable BMW M accessories capacity includes M aperture axle finishers, an M driver’s footrest, M gearshift lever, M-design annular instruments with white graphics, M covering council caster with chrome trim, blush adverse bond and electroplated-look about-face paddles (if the M-DCT gearbox is specified).
The advanced seats additionally represent an evocative announcement of BMW M’s motor action genes. Taking beheld afflatus from the brazier seats adapted in antagonism cars, the seats affection a full-size single-piece aback panel. This agency the architectonics of the seats is actual flat, while the high, width-adjustable ancillary bolsters and below bank apparent acquiesce an ideal basement position and accommodate accomplished support. Despite their acutely adventurous design, the BMW M sports seats are able with comfort-enhancing actualization including electric acclimation and heating. On the bank surface, the stitching, upholstery analysis and breach accommodate the seats a slim-fitting feel. Illuminated for the aboriginal time, the BMW M logo on the bank backrests adds a new and absolute highlight.
Autogenous with admirable abstracts and motor action ambience.
The BMW M4 Convertible stands out with an autogenous that is absolute and anatomic in according measure. For example, the M Action covering multifunction council caster is standard, as are bucket-style M sports seats. New to this bearing of Convertible are the accessible three-temperature close warmers that acquiesce for adequate amphitheater active at aerial speeds and low temperatures.
Drivers of the BMW M4 Convertible can attending advanced to aerodynamics their car from abaft a double-spoke M covering council wheel. The M logo, chrome trim and blush adverse bond are axial elements of the cabin’s antagonism ambience. The M4 Convertible comes accepted with a 6-speed chiral gearbox, while the 7-speed M Double Clamp Chiral is accessible as an option. M-DCT allows the disciplinarian to change apparatus application either the selector batten on the centermost animate or the about-face paddles army on the council wheel.
Three-piece retractable hardtop. Form and function.
The BMW M4 Convertible offers outstanding accustomed active qualities and a activating design, with the top up or down. These acutely adverse qualities were already accumulated in the BMW M3 Convertible, the antecedent that set standards for exceptional mid-size convertibles. The auto of the BMW M4 Convertible actualization a cardinal of architectonics improvements that abate babble levels for a abundant quieter autogenous ambience. The sound-absorbing amateur additionally reduces wind babble by up to 2 dB in allegory to the antecedent model.
When the top is up, the baggage alcove has a aggregate of 13.0 cu. ft. (370 liters) – that is 0.7 cu. ft. (20 liters) added than accessible in the BMW M3 Convertible. All block volumes are based on ECE measures. Akin beefy items can be transported with the BMW M4 Convertible. A collapsed and akin accumulator breadth can be activated aback the backrest of the rear bank bench is bankrupt down. The load-through feature, which is accepted in the US, makes akin added amplitude available: Either a advanced aperture amid the rear commuter alcove and the trunk, or a abate opening, for skis for example, aback four bodies are built-in in the vehicle. All it takes is the advance of a button to transform a activating auto into an elegant, able-bodied convertible in a bald 20 seconds. The top can additionally be bargain aback the agent is travelling at speeds of up to 18 km/h (approx. 11 mph).
The redesigned windblock is accepted in the US. The windblock is now smaller, lighter and easier to use, added it is added able than antecedent variants. Aback it is not needed, the windblock can be stored abaft the rear bank to save space, which is additionally a new feature. The BMW M4 Convertible additionally has affluence of amplitude in the trunk, akin aback the retractable auto is lowered. The new convertible offers added admission to the baggage compartment, and an electro-hydraulic loading abetment acclimation raises and positions the bankrupt auto in the block as bare to ensure best appliance of the 7.8 cu. ft. (220 liters) of accumulator amplitude available.
The loading abetment affection makes abiding that there is consistently abounding admission to the block whether the top is up or down. Two accumulator compartments on the appropriate and larboard of the capital baggage breadth are additionally accessible for stowing baby items aback the retractable top is up.
Optional accessories items accommodate absolute disciplinarian information.Needless to say, the BMW M4 Convertible is additionally accessible with the advanced ambit of disciplinarian abetment systems and advancement casework alien beneath the BMW ConnectedDrive banner, some of which are already accustomed from the BMW M3 Sedan and BMW M4 Coupe. Amid the highlights are the new bearing of the Navigation Acclimation alms added capability, bluff cartoon and 3D elements for the map display, Active Active Assistant, which warns the disciplinarian of a looming blow with a banal or vehicle, the abounding LED headlights and the able Aerial Beam Assistant.
The alternative Head-Up Affectation comes with additional, M-specific functions such as a accessory display, rev adverse and Optimum About-face Indicator.
Hall of Fame: Open-top achievement for over a division century
The new BMW M4 Convertible builds on 26 years of tradition. A Convertible has lined up alongside its two-door Auto affinity as a close accoutrement of the BMW M3 in all four generations.
First generation: the antagonism car with the soft-top.The barrage of the aboriginal BMW M3 in 1986 served primarily to amuse the logation requirements for what was again the German Touring Car Championship (DTM). In acclimation to booty its abode on the filigree for this celebrated chase series, BMW had to appear up with a series-produced adaptation of the antagonism car and body 5,000 examples of it for auction aural a year. The road-spec BMW M3 was created with the demands of motor action actual abundant at centermost date and there were no affairs initially for an open-top version. However, afterwards about two years of resistance, BMW eventually gave in to cogent chump demand, and the BMW M3 Convertible was apparent in 1988. It was based on the four-seater BMW 3 Series Convertible and powered by a four-cylinder agent initially bearing 193 hp. In 1990, achievement was added to 215 hp, enabling the open-top M3 to advance to a top dispatch of 148 mph – authoritative it the world’s fastest four-seater series-produced convertible at the time. The aboriginal bearing BMW M3 Convertible was not offered in the US.
Second generation: new advances in assurance technology.The admiral that be in BMW’s motor action administration – now rechristened M GmbH – had planned an added Convertible adaptation of the second-generation BMW M3 (launched in 1992 globally and in 1994 in the US) from the outset. Based on the added bearing 3 Series Convertible, the BMW M3 Convertible was launched in 1994 with a bulk of avant-garde assurance technology on board. For example, the rollover confined of the accepted rollover aegis acclimation – positioned abaft the rear bank arch restraints – would bounce up in an burning if the car was in crisis of axis over, teaming up with the ultra-rigid windscreen anatomy to assure the commuter compartment. In the US, the second-generation M3 Convertible was powered initially by a 240-hp 3.0-liter inline-six that was afterwards continued to 3.2-liters.
Third generation: animated an akin brighter spotlight on the car’s antic character.In bounce 2001, about absolutely a year afterwards the starting gun had been accursed on the third bearing of the BMW M3, M GmbH apparent the Convertible alternative to accompany its Auto stablemate in the line-up. It was identical to the M3 Coupe up to the A-pillar, but a arresting beltline gave the open-top archetypal an akin broader, added able appearance. The BMW M3 Convertible accordingly cut a added muscular, broader, added hunkered-down amount than any BMW M3 afore it. And it had the chaw to aback up the bark; authentication M attributes such as a 333 hp high-revving naturally-aspirated engine, beautifully acquainted M suspension, a capricious M differential lock and M high-performance brakes anointed the BMW M3 Convertible as an aristocratic athlete.
Fourth generation: giving the antic actualization an akin bluff edge.Less than a year on from the admission of the fourth-generation BMW M3 Coupe and the four-door Sedan that followed a little later, BMW stirred the fires of apprehension amid amphitheater active enthusiasts with the barrage of the BMW M3 Convertible in bounce 2008. A 4.0-liter eight-cylinder agent breeding 414 hp – and comestible about 85 percent of its 295 lb-ft aiguille torque beyond a rev ambit of 6,500 rpm – gave drivers of the drop-top four-seater an absorbing armoury with which to allay their appetence for sporty, activating corner-chasing and airy canoeing alike.
The new BMW M4 Convertible
The new 2015 BMW M4 Convertible will access in US showrooms in summer 2014, in time to abduction ideal top-down weather.
BMW Group In America
BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States back 1975. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA, LLC began distributing cartage in 2003. The BMW Group in the United States has developed to accommodate marketing, s, and banking account organizations for the BMW cast of motor vehicles, including motorcycles, the MINI brand, and the Rolls-Royce cast of Motor Cars; DesignworksUSA, a cardinal architectonics consultancy in California; a technology appointment in Silicon Valley and assorted added operations throughout the country. BMW Accomplishment Co., LLC in South Carolina is allotment of BMW Group’s all-around accomplishment arrangement and is the absolute accomplishment bulb for all X5 and X3 Sports Activity Cartage and X6 Sports Activity Coupes. The BMW Group s alignment is represented in the U.S. through networks of 339 BMW commuter car and BMW Sports Activity Agent centers, 139 BMW motorcycle retailers, 119 MINI commuter car dealers, and 35 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers. BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group’s s address for North America, is amid in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.
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