BMW recently added to a new member to their 4 series family-BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe.This will be the first four four-door coupe in the premium midsize class that represents a consistent extension of the model range.This new the Gran Coupe is the third model to join the new BMW 4 Series.which is longer, wider and more dynamic than any of the previous midsize series due to the balanced proportions of the vehicles.This new gran Coupe provided by expansive spaciousness, including a wide-access luggage compartment.
length – 4,638 millimeters
width – 1,825 millimeters
wheelbase – 2,810 millimeters
The new Gran Coupe also consist of BMW design features like the double-kidney grille dual round headlights and the large air intake in the front apron.The doors of new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé are frameless that emphasize the elegance of the vehicle concept.The functional elegance of the 4+1 seater is highlighted by prominent round instruments with a black panel look and the free-standing flat-screen iDrive monitor. The wide-access boot opening and spacious luggage area makes loading and unloading much easier. The 40:20:40 split folding backrest of the rear seat ensures added flexibility. The maximum volume of the boot is 1,300 liters and is best-in-class when it comes to the premium four-door coupes currently offered. The boot lid is equipped as standard with an automatic opening and closing mechanism for maximum convenience, and the Smart Opener feature can be ordered to open and close the lid with a movement of the foot.
The interior of the new BMW gran Coupe is more spacious and elegant.The designing of interior is a perfect example of outstanding ergonomics.The shape of the rear bench seat resembles the look of two individual seats, but the upholstered “console surface” between them can also accommodate a third passenger in the middle (4+1 seater).This new BMW 4 series Gran coupe interior designing is a perfect example of extraordinary material combinations and quality workmanship that gives the premium ambience to this new vehicle. The BMW Individual program offered at market launch includes options for creating an exclusive vehicle with special leather interior packages, exterior colors and 19-inch light-alloy wheels.
BMW announced that both petrol and diesel models are availabl at the time of launch. Four and six-cylinder petrol engines, plus two four-cylinder diesel engines.The new BMW Gran Coupe offers a choice of five different powerful engines
1. BMW435i’s six-cylinder in-line 3.0-liter petrol engine delivering 225 kW/306 hp
(fuel consumption urban/extra-urban/combined: 11.4/6.2/8.1 l/100 km;
combined CO2 emission: 189 g/km).
2. The BMW 428i Gran Coupé (fuel consumption urban/extra-urban/combined: 8.9/5.3/6.6 l/100 km; combined CO2 emission: 154 g/km)
3. BMW 420i Gran Coupé (fuel consumption urban/extra-urban/combined: 8.7/5.1/6.4 l/100 km; combined CO2 emission: 149 g/km)
BOTH 2 AND 3 ARE EQQUIPPED WITH light and powerful four-cylinder engines that deliver 180 kW/245 hp and 135 kW/184 hp, respectively
Like all BMW diesel variants, the two four-cylinder engines offered for the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe are known for their smoothness, torque and outstanding efficiency.
4. The BMW 420d Gran Coupe
(fuel consumption urban/extra-urban/combined: 5.8/4.1/4.7 l/100 km;
combined CO2 emission: 124 g/km) delivers 135 kW/184 hp with an average fuel consumption,
depending on tires, of only 4.7 to 4.9 liters per 100 kilometers (4.6 to 4.7 liters with sport automatic transmission) and sprints from 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) in only 7.7 seconds (7.5 seconds with sport automatic transmission).
5.The engine in the BMW 418d Gran Coupé (fuel consumption urban/extra-urban/combined: 5.4/4.0/4.5 l/100 km; combined CO2 emission: 119 g/km) has an output of 105 kW/143 hp and consumes 4.5 to 4.7 liters per 100 kilometers.
All diesel and petrol engines feature the latest BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and comply with the EU6 emissions standard. The ultramodern engines combine impressive elasticity and dynamics with very low fuel consumption and emissions.
Both the BMW 428i Gran Coupé and 420d Gran Coupé optionally equipped with BMW xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive technology. (428i xDrive: fuel consumption urban/extra-urban/combined: 9.0/5.5/6.8 l/100 km; combined CO2 emission: 159 g/km; 420d xDrive: fuel consumption urban/extra-urban/combined: 6.1/4.2/4.9 l/100 km; combined CO2 emission: 129 g/km)
The standard variant of the new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe features a six-speed manual transmission, but all engines can be combined with the optional eight-speed Steptronic or eight-speed sport Steptronic transmissions, which also feature manual shifting using paddles on the steering wheel.
|No of doors/seats||4/5|
|Fuel tank capacity||appl||60|
|Weight, unladen,to DIN/EU||kg||1480/1555 (1505/1580|
|Engine technology||BMW TwinPower Turbo technology with twin-scroll turbocharging, High Precision Direct Petrol Injection|
|Driving Dynamics and Safety|
|Suspension, front||Aluminum double-joint spring strut axle with displaced camber|
|Suspension, rear||Five-link axle in lightweight steel construction|
|Brakes, front||Single-piston floating-caliper disc brakes/vented|
|Brakes, rear||Single-piston floating-caliper disc brakes/vented|
|Driving stability systems||Standard: DSC incl. ABS and DTC (Dynamic Traction Control), CBC (Cornering Brake Control), DBC (Dynamic Brake Control), Dry Braking function, Fading Compensation, Start-Off Assistant|
|Safety equipment||Standard: airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, head airbags for front and rear seats, three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats with belt latch tensioner and belt force limiter at the front|
|Steering||Electric Power Steering (EPS)|
|Steering transmission, overall||:1||15.0|
|Tires, front/rear||225/50 R17 94W|
|Rims, front/rear||7.5J x 17 Light Alloy|
|Type of transmission||Six-speed manual (optional: eight-speed Steptronic)|
|Power-to-weight ratio||kg/kW||11.0 (11.1)|
|Output per liter||kW/l||67.6|
|Acceleration 0–100 km/h||sec||7.5 (7.6)|
|In 4th/5th gear 80–120 km/h||sec||3)/9.4 (–)|
|Top speed||km/h||236 (236|
|BMW EfficientDynamics standard features||Brake Energy Regeneration, electromechanical power steering, Auto Start Stop function, gear shift indicator (manual transmission) ECO PRO mode, intelligent lightweight construction, on-demand operation of ancillary units, map-regulated oil pump, differential with optimized warm-up behavior, tires with reduced rolling resistance|
|Fuel Consumed in the ECE test cycle2|
|Extra-urban||l/10 km||5.1 (4.9)|
The new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe Specifications ( 435i — 418d, 420d, 420d xDrive,428i, 428i xDrive)