Model: BMW 4 Series Coupe xDrive / BMW 435i Coupe xDrive
Production: 2013 –
Body type: coupe, 4 seats
Price without VAT: 58,256 Euro
Engine: 3.0-litre (2,979 cc) in-line six-cylinder turbocharged engine, including High Precision Direct Injection, twin-scroll turbocharging, Double-Vanos variable camshaft control and Valvetronic fully variable valve control. The maximum output is 225 kW / 306 PS/hp at 5,800 – 6,000 rpm and peak torque is 400 Nm (approx. 295 ft-lbs), available between 1,200 and 5,000 rpm.
Gearbox: 8-speed automatic (optional)
Tyres: Bridgestone Potenza 225/45 R18 91Y (front) and 255/40 R18 95Y (rear)
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 4.9 seconds
Top speed: 250 km/h (electronically limited)
Declared average fuel consumption: 7.6 liters of gasoline per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 178 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 60
Dimensions (mm): L 4,638 / w 1,825 / h 1,377
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 445
Wheelbase (mm): 2,810
Weight: 1,665 kg
Front suspension: Aluminium double-joint spring strut axle with displaced camber, small positive steering roll radius, compensation of lateral forces, anti-dive.
Rear suspension: Five-link axle in lightweight steel construction.
Main standard equipment:
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, crash-activated head restraints at the front, DSC, including ABS and DTC (Dynamic Traction Control), CBC (Cornering Brake Control), DBC (Dynamic Brake Control), Dry Braking function, Fading Compensation, Start-Off Assistant, automatic air conditioning, electric adjustable front seats.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT):
Sport Automatic Transmission (1,994), Estoril Blue Metalic Paint (713), M Sports Package (2,631), M Sport Brake (594), Adaptive M Suspension (602), Variable Sport Steering (255), Comfort Acces System (501), seat heating for front seats (314) Backup camera (356), interior and exterior mirrors with automatic anti-dazzle function (501), front armrest, retractable (127), Park Distance Control/PDC (670), rain sensor (110), full LED headlights (1,613), Head-Up Display (831), BMW Internet Acces (85), BMW Live (85), BMW Apps (127), Professional Infotainment System (2,114), Speed Limit Info (272).
+ very good soundproofing
+ very good rigidity and no torsion
+ stiff and silent suspension
+ very precise steering
+ nice engine sound
+ very good engine performance
+ fast transmission
+ good fuel economy
– too silent engine and exhaust
– no backlight for instrument cluster during daytime (poor readability)
Driven by Adrian M. for 327 km, 11.7 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 16,641 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni