2013 BMW M6 to Bow at Geneva Motor Show - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 01-27-2012, 02:43 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 436
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
AutoGuide.com has a little shameless behaviour in the past
(Thread Starter)
2013 BMW M6 to Bow at Geneva Motor Show

With the most powerful BMW M5 making its debut at Frankfurt last year, it was likely only a matter of time before it would be joined by an M6 counterpart.

Now, there's confirmation that the next iteration of the potent 6-Series coupe (shown in regular form above) is indeed on its way, slated for introduction sometime this summer. Like the M5, the heart of the beast is a 4.4-liter twin turbo V8, rated at 552 horsepower and 502 lb-ft of torque.

Like its V10-powered predecessor, the new M6 will retain features such as a carbon fiber roof and body parts, yet in an attempt to reduce weight and improve dynamics, it will sport carbon-ceramic brakes and lightweight alloy wheels.

Although clearly designed to be an even more focused performer than the old M6, BMW insiders still maintain the new one is more of a highly capable Grand Tourer than all-out sports car.

"It's still a car for daily use," said one company spokesman. It's just one that "is at home on the autobahn as it is at the Nürburgring."

Look for the new M6 to gets its official reveal at the Geneva Motor Show in March, followed later in the year by a Cabriolet version.

More: 2013 BMW M6 to Bow at Geneva Motor Show on Autoguide.com
AutoGuide.com is offline  
Sponsored Links

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BimmerWerkz > BMW News

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
BMW Announces 2013 328i, 335i Pricing: 2011 LA Auto Show AutoGuide.com BMW News 0 11-17-2011 01:46 PM
BMW Z2 to Debut at Geneva Auto Show AutoGuide.com BMW News 0 02-08-2011 07:58 PM
Geneva Auto Show 2009 administrator BMW News 2 03-04-2009 10:26 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome