The M6 Gran Coupe is a real do-it-all…
Quicker and more powerful than previous-year models, the $108,000 2013 BMW M6 Coupe’s lighter and smaller 4.4-liter twin-turbo-V-8 generates 560 hp, 500 ft lbs of torque, and reaches 60 mph in 4.1 seconds. See here how this Best of the Best Coupe & GTs nominee handles the road.
Downshifted. To anyone who has driven BMW’s M6 Convertible, it may come as a surprise that the car is available with a manual transmission. However, judging from the judges’ comments, the 7-speed sequential manual gearbox (SMG), which acts like an automatic, is entirely responsible for the car’s position as the lowest-ranking member of our European […]
Fresh from Bavaria, the latest M Series coupe follows the M5 sedan’s 2006 Car of the Year showing with identical results: a tie for the seventh position. Equipped with the same venerable 5-liter V-10 engine and the same reviled sequential manual gearbox (SMG) as the M5, the M6 is definitely no slouch. It rockets from […]
It may be true that, as a BMW spokesman says, the M6 convertible will appeal to the car enthusiast who really appreciates performance, someone who also is an aficionado of airplanes, watches, and boats. Said person also might be a fan of sleeve tattoos and self-flagellation, for the M6 may be as smooth, powerful, and […]
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