Community Lounge, Introductions and General Discussion Discussion, What you guys think of the new bmw z4 coupe in General Discussion; any opinions? i like the look of it and also 250 hp is cool. discuss. thanks....
Speaking of the BMW Z-series, we may get a Z10 in the near future (word around the net is 2010) using the M5 V10:
Rough translation of the article with the pics:
He who wants to begin against the SL, that must be able to offer a comparable variety at mechanizations. BMW has following arrows in the cook: • 3,0-Liter-Turbo, 306 HP • 4,4-Liter-V8-Turbo, 408 HP • 5,0-Liter-V10 (Z8 M), 507 HP • 6,3-Liter-V12-Turbo, 605 HP. At that soon renounceable the twelve cylinder, that brings furthermore the highest Vorderachslast on the scales, would be. As alternative to the hand switch and to the automatic control mechanism, a double is budgeted not only for the Z8 MS coupling-transmission firmly. While the 6er should symbolize as real 2+2-Sitzer in the future yet more clearly the connection out of luxury and power, the Z8 addresses itself to style aware Puristen with gasoline in the blood – a magnifying glass pure BMW for true Markenversteher as well as Burkhard Göschel.
On the subject of the Z4, I thought the following was a rather cool concept. Retro Z4:
Originally Posted by autoblog
As the 2006 edition of the Mille Miglia historic auto race prepares to kick off, BMW has unveiled this stunning concept car to commemorate its involvement with the classic road races.
The BMW Concept Coupe Mille Miglia 2006 evokes the lines of the classic BMW 328 Mille Miglia Touring Coupe, which won the Mille Miglia in 1940. The Touring Coupe reasserted its mastery of the classic road race in 2004, when it claimed victory in the Mille Miglia storica - the reincarnation of the event for historic racing cars.
The carbon fiber bodywork of the Concept Coupe is a modern aerodynamic interpretation of the aluminum-bodied Touring Coupe, and wraps around the capable chassis and drivetrain of the BMW Z4 M Coupe.