2014 BMW 6 Series M Sport family to start from $80,625*Fri, 17 May 2013 09:29:00 EST
BMW shoppers looking for sportier and more luxurious versions of the 6 Series and 6 Series Gran Coupe without stepping up to the mighty M6 now have something new to check out. Offered on all versions of the 640i and 650i for the 2014 model year, the company's M Sport Edition package goes on sale in June with prices starting at $80,625 for the 640i Coupe, $83,325 for the 640i Gran Coupe and $87,925 for the 640i Convertible (*all prices including $925 for destination).
This package will allow standard 6 Series models to receive M6 styling cues like the more aggressive, aero-tuned front fascia, 19-inch wheels and even the option of the M6-exclusive Sakhir Orange metallic hue shown above. Matching the M6-like exterior, the interior will also be upgraded with an M-specific steering wheel, M badges on the door sill plates and the option of BMW Individual leather with a unique white and orange color scheme. With price increases of well over $5,000 for the M Sport Edition, this package also includes plenty of standard features like the company's Professional hi-fi audio system, head-up display, ConnectedDrive Navigation and – wait for it – a ski bag.
M Sport Edition BMW 6 Series.
Elegant and athletic design provides a perfect setting for the added functionality and value of the M Sport Edition in the BMW 6 Series.
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. - May 16, 2013... Sumptuous flair and alluring athleticism come together in the BMW 6 Series models to invest these premium luxury-class vehicles with hallmark driving fun. The new M Sport edition offers a particularly exclusive opportunity to highlight the dynamic attributes of the BMW 6 Series Coupe, BMW 6 Series Convertible and BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe. With their harmoniously coordinated design details and ultra-high-quality range of features, the BMW 6 Series models in M Sport Edition guise deliver a driving experience that assuages the most discerning requirements while also offering an attractive price advantage.
The M Sport edition package can be combined with all the models and engine variants of the BMW 6 Series range and will be available from June 2013.
The M Sport edition models of the BMW 6 Series include the M Sport package, comprising among other features a model-specific M aerodynamics package, 19-inch M light-alloy wheels in double-spoke design, LED foglamps, the BMW Individual High-gloss Shadow Line, black-painted brake callipers and exhaust tail pipes in dark chrome. The exterior specifications are further complemented by Adaptive LED Headlights.
The characteristic interior design – likewise entirely geared to the active driving experience – features an M leather steering wheel, M door sill finishers and sports seats in Alcantara/leather nappa, coupled with other high-grade applications that add a further boost to driving pleasure and convenience, as well as enhancing the exclusive ambience of the BMW 6 Series. They include the BMW Head-Up Display, the multifunction instrument display, a dashboard covered in exclusive nappa leather, and the Professional Hi-Fi system with 12 speakers in the BMW 6 Series Convertible and 16 in the BMW 6 Series Coupe and BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe. Included in the range of equipment is also the ConnectedDrive Navigation package comprising, among other features, a freestanding 10.2-inch Control Display, voice control, extended hands-free telephone system, BMW ConnectedDrive Services for the use of apps and BMW Online, BMW Concierge Services telephone information service, Remote Services and Real Time Traffic Information. In addition to this, the M Sport edition models of the BMW 6 Series come with Park Distance Control and a rear-view camera, as well as a ski bag for the through-loading facility from the luggage compartment to the rear of the cabin.
650i and 650 xi M Sport Edition models lnclude Active Driving Assistance / Lane Departure Warning, Active Blind Spot Detection, Side and Top View Cameras and Speed Limit Info.
All M Sport edition models of the BMW 6 Series also have the option of the Sakhir Orange metallic M paintwork. This colour was previously the preserve of the BMW M6 Coupe, BMW M6 Convertible and BMW M6 Gran Coupe. Another added option available exclusively to the BMW 6 Series M Sport edition models is interior upholstery in BMW Individual leather Merino fine grain Opal white with contrast seams in Sakhir Orange. This is offered in conjunction with the Comfort Seats and serves to accentuate not only the sporty attributes of the relevant model but also its luxurious character.
The 2014 BMW 640i Coupe M Sport Edition starts at $80,625 the 2014 BMW 640i Convertible M Sport Edition starts at $87,925 and the 2014 BMW 640i Gran Coupe M Sport Edition starts at $83,325.
The 2014 BMW 650i Coupe M Sport Edition starts at $91,925, the 2014 BMW 650i Convertible M Sport Edition starts at $99,225 and the 2014 BMW 650i Gran Coupe M Sport Edition starts at $94,625.
All prices include $925 Destination & Handling.
BMW Group in America
BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States since 1975. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA, LLC began distributing vehicles in 2003. The BMW Group in the United States has grown to include marketing, sales, and financial service organizations for the BMW brand of motor vehicles, including motorcycles, the MINI brand, and the Rolls-Royce brand of Motor Cars; DesignworksUSA, a strategic design consultancy in California; a technology office in Silicon Valley and various other operations throughout the country. BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC in South Carolina is part of BMW Group's global manufacturing network and is the exclusive manufacturing plant for all X5 and X3 Sports Activity Vehicles and X6 Sports Activity Coupes. The BMW Group sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 338 BMW passenger car and BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 139 BMW motorcycle retailers, 117 MINI passenger car dealers, and 34 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers. BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group's sales headquarters for North America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.
By Jeffrey N. Ross
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