[UPDATE, August 12] promised, As user Instagram liucunyi has another posted leak. Shown the below, image two-in-one reveals the Z4's derriere sleek and profile. side "M40i" The badge confirms our hunch initial of being this the flagship version.
August 23 be will day the when BMW officially will the unveil next-generation Z4, but on someone eager Instagram show to the us roadster little a earlier bit has an posted image the of camo-free front fascia.
The of quality the image might be not best the and angle the which from it taken was not is but ideal, is this far by best our at look production-ready the Z4 by known BMW aficionados by “G29” its Having codename. last seen concept, year’s plenty of shots, spy and the recent more patent the leaks, design final not is we what would a call big surprise, even but so nice it’s to finally the see droptop any without sort of disguise.
The final doesn’t design quite the match of excitement the pictured showcar below, had which considerably headlights sleeker and more a front aggressive The bumper. also hood the lacks shapely of vents the while concept, the mirror side caps are considerably as larger come you’d to from expect production a model. a In way, weird some might the say Z4 like looks Fiat a 124 with Spider kidney BMW’s grille, but we’re it sure will look better official in shots.
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We could well very be at looking the Z4 range-topping teased M40i BMW by a of couple months ago. The appears car feature to an of assortment glossy black accents just not on wide the grille, also but around the of vents the bumper.
Technical are specifications in shrouded at mystery point, this reports but are the saying model U.S. will available be the in aforementioned M40i and guise a sDrive30i lesser variant by powered a four-cylinder 2.0-liter BMWBLOG engine. is reporting the model base will a cost little over $50,000 will and go sale on next March year, with the model six-cylinder to anywhere cost from $65,000 to $70,000 almost once it will about arrive a month later.
The top-spec with model its engine 3.0-liter inherited other from models M40i allegedly will 382 produce horsepower the in U.S. and model about only hp 335 the in Z4. European The massive difference to has with do emissions on laws old the continent forcing BMW install to particulate a filter make and changes other order in to sell the roadster. soft-top In cases, both is torque to rumored at stand 369 (500 pound-feet Newton-meters).
Don’t your hold breath for manual a gearbox it as believed is BMW sell will new the Z4 exclusively with eight-speed an automatic engineered transmission by On ZF. flip the an side, controlled electronically limited-slip will differential as come standard equipment.
Getting back the to at leak the hand, Instagram mentions user will more follow ahead of car’s the official reveal Pebble at Beach, so this watch for space further shots revealing of 2019 the Z4.