BMW launches new Z4 in India; price starts at INR 89.30 lakh – ET Auto
Gurugram: The new BMW Z4 Roadster was launched in India on Thursday. It is available at all BMW dealerships across India as a Completely Built-Up Unit (CBU) model from June 2023. The new BMW Z4 M40i is priced at INR 89,30,000 ex-showroom.
Vikram Pawah, BMW Group India, said, “With its hallmark BMW sporting prowess, the new BMW Z4 draws inspiration from the historic roots of the brand. It is the epitome of driving pleasure with its powerful engine, rear-wheel drive and a vehicle concept centered around agility and dynamic excellence with a premium ambience. With its dynamic proportions, emotional design and thrilling sportiness, the open-top two-seater takes the traditional roadster experience to the modern era. Driving memories are made of intense moments. Hitting a curve just right. Turning loose on a freeway. Dropping the top so the wind hits your hair. The BMW Z4 Roadster is the perfect machine to experience those moments.”
The new BMW Z4 Roadster is available as a BMW M Performance model, the BMW Z4 M40i. The new BMW Z4 M40i is the sportiest model combining the elegance of a roadster and the athleticism of an M automobile. Some striking individual touches can be added to the BMW Z4 with a wide range of optional equipment.
The BMW Z4 M40i is available in Alpine White as non-metallic paintwork and in following metallic paintworks – Thundernight (new), Skyscraper grey (new), Portimao Blue (new), Black Sapphire, San Fransisco Red and an optional Frozen Grey II. The standard interior trim is in Aluminium Mesh Effect and upholstery options in Leather Vernasca Black, Leather Vernasca Cognac and Leather Vernasca Magma Red.
The newly designed BMW Kidney Grille sporting a horizontal inner structure design, large air intakes, the new vertically aligned LED headlights and a long bonnet that stretches over the wheel arches conveys pure dynamism. At the push of a button, the classic soft-top opens and closes electrically in ten seconds. With large Air Breathers on the front wheel arches and aerodynamic air vents, the new BMW Z4 Roadster looks and moves like a true driver’s machine.
The distinctive rear spoiler stands out elegantly from the surface while the lateral design lines flowing in at the shoulders frame the slim L shaped LED rear lights. The rear apron that combines with the diffusor and exhaust tailpipes, radiates a special presence and sporting flair.
The interiors come with Ambient Light function, 2-zone Air conditioning, electric seat adjustment with memory function. The roadster’s BMW M Performance version – the BMW Z4 M40i combines the performance of a sports car with the freedom of a two-seater convertible. Some standard features like 19” M light alloy wheels, M Sports Brakes, Cerium Grey finish in the BMW Kidney Grille, exterior mirror caps and trapezoidal exhaust tailpipes are equipped.
A wide range of optional equipment such as Mirror caps in Black, Softtop Anthracite, Adaptive Headlamps, interior and exterior mirror package, M seat belts, Harman Kardon Surround system , comfort Access, Driving Assistant, Active Cruise Control, BMW Head Up Display, Parking Assistant and individual paint Frozen Grey m can be chosen.
The third generation, three-litre six-cylinder in-line engine sets BMW Z4 M40i is equipped in the powertrain and the three-litre engine produces an output of 250 kW / 340 hp and a maximum torque of 500 Nm at 1,600 – 4,500 rpm. The car accelerates from 0 -100 km / hr in just 4.5 seconds with the 8-speed Steptronic Sport Transmission
The BMW ConnectedDrive features the new BMW Live Cockpit Professional that comes with BMW Operating System 7.0. The layout features a 10.25” digital instrument cluster in a hexagonal frame and a high-resolution (1920 x 720 pixels) touchscreen information display.
The new BMW Z4 Roadster features cutting-edge safety technologies. It provides optimal support in any situation with airbags front and side airbags for the driver and passenger, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist , Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Dynamic Brake Control (DBC), side-impact protection, electronic vehicle immobilizer and crash sensor and an emergency spare wheel.