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BMW 6 Series four-door

Posted: 29 Jul 2011 03:25 PM PDT

Interesting new details emerge on future BMW 6 Series four-door, which comes from the Grand Coupe Concept, which premiered last 2010 Beijing Motor Show.

The final version of the car instead make its official debut at the Geneva Motor Show 2012, in the month of March.

The final details have emerged concerning in particular the size of the new variant of the 6 Series. The platform will be shared with the current 5 Series F10, which will take the step size of 297 cm, 11 cm, ie more than 6 Series Coupe and Cabriolet. The width should be identical to that of the 6 Series two-port, ie 189 cm, as well as the extent of the roadway and the maximum height, equal to 137 cm, 9 less than the 5 Series sedan.

The BMW 6 Series four-door will not have the frames of the crystals as well as the coupe, but there will be the central pillar. The six eight-cylinder engines will be the same as the Series 6 and there must be the same eight-speed automatic transmission.

Came the four-wheel drive, even with the 407 hp V8 engine TwinTurbo.

Finally it was discovered that the doors and the bonnet are made ??of aluminum, the front fenders and trunk lid are made ??of synthetic material.

The BMW 6 Series four-door will go on the market to deal directly with the Mercedes Benz CLS.