The official debut of the “charged” novelties will be held in September this year.
BMW is in the final stages of work on new M3 and M4. The manufacturer has released pictures of prototypes that were tested on sachsenring circuit in Germany, and also spoke about the technical characteristics of the future “charged” models.
Thus, in the equipment of the new BMW M3 and M4 will be a 3.0-liter twin-turbo motor S58, which was first presented at the crossovers BMW X3 M and X4 M. the Performance of basic versions will make 480 HP and for version Competition its boost to 510 HP While the peak torque of both versions is the same – 650 Nm.
In addition, the new BMW M3 and M4 will equip a 6-speed manual transmission. Optional you can order a classic automatic transmission 8-speed, as the “robot” with two clutches in BMW M division decided to give up.
At first will be presented the rear-wheel modification of the updated models of the BMW M3 and M4 and later needs to go out four-wheel drive versions. By construction, the four-wheel drive vehicles will have desistema M xDrive that BMW M5, that is, with multi-plate clutch connecting the front wheels and a drift regime. The official premiere of the basic versions of the BMW M3 and M4 will take place in autumn 2020.