One Of The Quickest Trendy BMW M Automobiles Is Now On Sale In Australia…For $200,000
With simply 700 examples constructed worldwide and 25 of them formally calling Australia residence, the BMW M4 GTS is arguably a contemporary unicorn of the German automobile firm’s efficiency M secure.
And would you have a look at that, we’ve discovered a 2016 low mileage instance casually floating round on Carsales (there’s really three examples on sale in the intervening time) for a cool $199,998. The asking value is slightly stunning contemplating it retailed for $300,000 when it debuted in 2016, so this four,400km instance could possibly be a worthy funding in a possible future traditional. However first, a fast historical past lesson.
The M4 GTS was BMW’s hat tip to the F82 coupe and by hat tip we imply an influence journey which pushes the M4 to the bounds of efficiency. If the intense orange half roll cage from manufacturing facility doesn’t give it away, the racing harnesses ought to. This 2016 plated mannequin incorporates a closely tuned model of the three.Zero-litre twin-turbo inline six-cylinder engine which now pushes 51kW greater than the usual M4. Energy figures at the moment are 368kW and 600Nm of torque, respectively.
The blistering efficiency is complemented with a reworked exterior which appears prefer it rolled out of a ‘Quick & Livid’ franchise. An aggressive carbon fibre bonnet joins a carbon fibre roof, carbon fibre rear diffuser, carbon fibre race seats, carbon ceramic brakes, totally adjustable suspension and a titanium-tipped exhaust system. There’s even an onboard fireplace suppression system.
Past that the gorgeous race-prepped coupe is completed in Frozen Gray with orange highlights, a sizeable carbon fibre wing out again and a full Alcantara inside.
While the automobile could appear to be an animal constructed for the monitor, it does obtain some BMW creature comforts within the type of an iDrive infotainment system, sat nav and rain-sensing wipers. You get no door deal with; instead are nylon straps that includes distinction stitching within the Bavarian firm’s signature colors.
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