Additionally, the fuel pump may stop working, possibly causing an engine stall and increase the risk of a crash. All seat variants come with crash-activated head restraints. The seats are fairly broad and firm, although with many adjustments they can be made to fit any body size. As is often the case, though, the numbers don't tell the whole story. We certainly appreciate the comfort modes, but our inner enthusiast prefers the Sport setting a notch below Sport + for most driving, as it offers a nice balance of ride comfort and the kind of throttle response we prefer.
. This distinctive V-shape is created by lines including the side edges of the boot lid, the licence plate surround and the contours of the reflectors positioned in the bumper. If you have any questions or concerns, call us at 615-824-2111 and ask to speak with a sales manager to discuss. Premiere: freestanding Control Display with flatscreen design. Rich additions like the Head-Up Display and Gesture Control keep you informed and in charge while you drive; while Parking Assistant Plus and Soft-close automatic doors add complete convenience and care to this class-leader.
Both the Coupe and the Convertible handle well for large grand tourers; neither is as nimble as a true sports car, but both are ready and willing partners on a curving canyon road. Among the highlights of the optional equipment list are Adaptive Headlights, a heated steering wheel, active seat ventilation, active seats and the Navigation system Professional with a hard disk for storing maps and personal music collections. On the coupe, that trademark Hoffmeister kink is still intact, emboldened by a wider, shiny metal trim strip, and the package as a whole is longer by nearly 3 inches, lower by a bit under half an inch, and wider by an inch and a half. The overall look is one of confident, luxurious speed, though the details may not please every eye. I wanted the 2011 model, but felt it was just a tad too small for me. Both engines team up as standard with an eight-speed Sports automatic gearbox.
The interior: seats for four — and each one made to measure. The handling and acceleration are wonderful. If you have any questions or concerns, call us at 615-824-2111 and ask to speak with a sales manager to discuss. Windows that echo the long, graceful roofline and the enlarged Panoramic moonroof add to the feeling of limitless freedom. Closing or opening in just under 20 seconds, even while rolling along at up to 25 mph, the soft roof is remarkably sturdy, quiet, and well-constructed.
The 6 Series Coupe is a gorgeous car, with a long hood, low roofline, stylish sculpting on the sides, and big but smooth rear end. Take the new 2012 640i, for example. As you'd expect, the 2012 6-Series is also chock full of high-tech driving aids, including monitors to sense sleep deprivation, guide lane-keeping, aid in parking and reversing, and maintain distance from traffic in cruise control mode. With 450 lb-ft of torque, it simply leaves the last-gen 650i—and its naturally aspirated 4. A smooth ride, quiet cabin, and excellent attention to detail make the 2012 6-Series a standout even in the competitive ranks of luxury grand tourers. Dealer contribution may vary and could affect your actual lease payment. Along with the new 10.
I would buy it again. We also wonder about the additional wear on components such as the battery and starter. The 650 isnt the sports car the M3 was, but it more than makes it up in comfort and design. Powered by the same twin-turbo 4. Cars leave the factory with unattached accessories i. I got tired of all the problems and traded it in at 7000 miles. The striking V-shape and accentuated width of the rear end create a powerful appearance.
We might go for this feature if it somehow knew when you were going to be stopped for maybe a minute or more, but not when it keeps stopping the engine every time you stop the car. Well, except against the Porsche; the Carrera still has more power than the latest 6-Series Convertible. Its similarly extended wheelbase now stretches to 2,855 millimetres 112. The convertible has a power soft top with a glass rear window that can be raised and lowered independently, along with heat-reflective leather upholstery. Cars leave the factory with unattached accessories i.
Dial it up past Normal and Sport modes to Sport+ mode, and the transmissions kicks down, the revs go up and the suspension gets tight, effectively turning the car into a smaller and lighter performance coupe. Lower, wider, and longer than the previous 6-Series, the 2012 model looks decidedly more hunkered-down and ready for action, without looking at all cramped or compact. Added to which, the height adjustment of the driver and front passenger seats cover a greater range. Since our ultimate goal is 100% customer satisfaction, we ask every customer to verify the listed equipment at the time of purchase with their salesperson. The trunk lid is heavy to pull down. We cannot be held responsible for any purely accidental inaccuracies.
Its 330 foot-pounds of torque are available from 1400 to 4500 rpm, and what more do you need? It upshifts at 5800 rpm by itself in manual mode, and it upshifts at the same rpm every time, it doesn't second-guess the driver. The luxurious ambience of the interior is highlighted by the driver-oriented cockpit set-up and wraps the front passenger and rear passengers in a feeling of exclusive security. The chassis set-up is geared to the requirements of drivers with sporting intentions, although the dampers also respond sensitively to bumps in the road surface under high lateral acceleration. Rear legroom of 35 inches is adequate for average-sized adults, although taller passengers will feel cramped, especially in the low-slung Coupe, which offers less headroom than the Convertible. Side view: elongated lines, athletic curves.
The latest version of this brilliant powerplant uses direct injection and variable valve timing, makes 315 horsepower and 330 foot-pounds of torque from 1400 to 4500 rpm, and easily propels this car from 0 to 60 mph in 5. Our vehicles are advertised with the current mileage at the time of listing, so mileage at the time of sale may vary due to test drives, transportation for reconditioning, etc. The Cold Weather package mixes it up with heated front seats also available as a stand-alone option , a heated steering wheel and a trunk pass-through ski bag. The Coupe doesn't have the trick top to deal with, but like the Convertible, it gets an all-new interior for 2012, replacing the previous 6-Series' somewhat clunky space with a well-built, comfortable, and intriguingly designed cabin. Other engine options found in the 650i Convertible include a straight-six turbo unit and, of course, the top-of-the-line M6 version with a turbocharged V8. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges.