BMW 4 Series Review (2014)

Whats New For 2014

The 2014 bmw 4 series is an all-new model.


New Cars Reviews - Bmw is gradually evening the odds. 1st it was actually the 6 series, that distilled the very best sporting and plush cabin parts of one's 5 and 7 series sedans. Soon we expect the 1 series pocket racer can become the 2 series coupe, convertible and possibly -- ironically -- a four-door gran coupe.

Other then 1st, well see the previous two-door 3 series kicked out of every the nest and fly below its own nameplate : the 2014 bmw 4 series. The 4 series can sit connected to slightly longer wheelbase and wider track -- nearly 2 inches in front and three inches in back -- compared to the current 3 series coupe. The roof can be a half-inch lower.

The 4 series clearly has presence. Its low-slung, low-cabin profile is bisected by a character line rising direct from front fender towards the rear taillamps. And theres no mistaking this obtain a sedan ; theres a number of sheet metal connecting finish of one's door and also the rear bumper. Satin end aluminum trim by the air intakes and vents, door openers and mirrors clean up the impact, whereas the vents simply aft of one's front wheels ( bmw calls them air breathers ) are claimed to firmly improve aero efficiency.

Powertrain choices dont deviate abundant from current 3 series offerings. Base 428i models get a turbocharged 2. 0-liter four-cylinder with 240 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque. Top-spec 435i models obtain the now-legendary 300-hp 3. 0-liter inline six-cylinder. Each models provide an eight-speed automatic or six-speed manual transmission, furthermore as optional all-wheel drive ( though the all-wheel-drive 428i is restricted towards the automatic transmission ).

In 2014, the m4 ought to arrive, a two-door version of one's iconic m3 loaded utilizing a 450-hp twin-turbocharged six-cylinder, alternative of six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic transmission, and lighter fighting weight due to aluminum and carbon-fiber-reinforced panels.

As usual, you'll be able to simply drain a home equity line of credit on optioning your bmw. The new 4 series can provide myriad connected conveniences and safety features, together with pedestrian collision alert and pre-braking, blind-spot detection, lane departure warning, automatic high beams by the led headlights, 360-degree and high view parking camera, a full-color head-up show and subtle smartphone integration.

For performance-minded buyers, an optional m sport suspension features firmer tuning and 18- or 19-inch alloy wheels, whereas the dynamic handling package includes an adaptive suspension that adjusts to firmly road surface and driving conditions.

Look for our 2014 bmw 4 series to firmly build its world debut for the frankfurt auto show and arrive early this fall. The convertible wont be way behind. Check back obtain a full review of one's 4 series, together with specs, driving impressions and shopping for recommendation because it becomes offered.