The BMW 6-Series is expected to see no significant changes for the 2019 model year. Since the 2-door Coupe was stopped last year, the lineup consists of a 2-door Convertible, a 4-Door Gran Coupe and a 4-Door Gran Turismo with wagon-like styling.
2019 BMW 6-Series Design
The makings follow current rumors around a sleeker and sportier style of the popular high-end tourer. The new 6er is said to have a more vibrant roofline than the existing model and shallower glasshouse. Some of the smooth style hints seen on the 4 Series Coupe are an inspiration for the bigger two-door model with an extended roofline which puts the C-pillar simply behind the rear wheels and allows a short rear overhang. Some suggest it will have the visual dynamics of an Aston Martin. Front kidney grilles revealed here are upturned as a reverse from basic BMWs. The headlights take an ultra slim shape with laser lights integrated while the taillights are sleeker and bigger.
Side air breathers and large air consumptions are an extension of BMW’s present style, together with plenty of chrome components for a more glamorous appearance. The brand-new 6 Series will go on a diet plan for a total weight conserving of around 200 kgs. The rear axle comes from the new 7 Series, but xDrive all-wheel drive will continue to be offered. The 6 Series household remains in the conventional mix of fabric roof convertible, coupe and a four-seater Gran Coupe.
2019 BMW 6-Series Engine
Under the hood, specs for the 6-Series are anticipated to carry on without any significant changes. For reference, the existing 640i comes geared up with a 3.0-liter 6-cylinder engine rated at 315 hp and 330 lb-ft of torque. The 650i includes a 4.4-liter V8 that produces 445 hp with 480 lb-ft. Although engine stats for the Convertible and Gran Coupe are similar, the Gran Turismo is just offered in all-wheel drive and features a 3.0-liter engine that makes 335 hp and 332 lb-ft. Stay tuned for a total summary not long after launch.
2019 BMW 6-Series Pricing & Release Date
The 2019 BMW 6-Series is because of begin production in March. We presently expect an arrival date at dealers at some point early this summertime. Complete prices for the 6-Series lineup has actually not yet been launched at the time of this writing. Nevertheless, we do have prices for the Gran Coupes.
The 2019 640i Gran Coupe will begin at $82,495 consisting of a destination charge of $995. This represents a modest $100 increase over the previous year. Next up, the 650i Gran Coupe has been priced from $94,095. Selecting all-wheel drive adds $3,000 to either vehicle’s MSRP. For those looking for something brand-new, it’s worth noting that BMW prepares to restore the 8-Series to take on vehicles like the Lexus LC 500. A performance-oriented M8 could be coming also.