Journalists spotted the prototype is very similar to the upcoming electric car of the Bavarian brand, the model will be called i4. It is reported that a sample of the camouflaged BMW 4 series Gran Coupe have received a serial body of the front and rear optics.
After meeting with members of the family of BMW 4 series the next generation, it’s time to look for the most practical of them is a large 4-door coupe which will receive the designation Gran Coupe. This is the first “spyware” pictures of the new model. Reported that seen the prototype already installed serial on the body, the headlights and taillights.
This prototype can make you believe that it’s actually a prototype of future electric vehicle i4.
The obvious similarities with the upcoming all-electric vehicle is due to the fact that both models will be built on a modular architecture CLAR, which makes use of both gasoline and diesel engines and electric and hybrid counterparts.
A prototype of the BMW 4 series Gran Coupe was spotted on the Transporter together with the other test cars BMW. He was covered with a thin layer of camouflage film that hides some details of the new exterior, but it is more than clear that the front part will be the same as all current models of the brand.
Some sources suggest that the new generation of large coupes to 4 families can receive high-performance M-version. In this case, the car will get a 3.0-liter row “six” with turbocharging capacity of 473 horsepower in standard tune or 503 HP in the more powerful versions of the Competition.