Here are some highlights of the changes for the 2015 BMW models lineup.
New features as of 7/14 vehicle production:
The memory button for the electric seat settings is now marked with “SET” instead of “M.”
All models except Z4 Roadster:
When equipped with Navigation, an advanced version of Real Time Traffic Information (RTTI; option 6AM) provides a new function. Additional route suggestions are offered, highlighted by a “globe” icon in the NAV screen. This is especially helpful when traveling in heavy traffic situations such as rush … CONTINUED
Here’s a good look at the BMW Individual Gold Brown merino leather interior with Piano Black trim.
Some news on upcoming F3x (F30, F31, F32, F33, F34, F36) model names and engines.
All re-engined F3x models will get new designations:
Model name change for the re-engined F3x: 328i (N20) -> 330i (B48), 335i (N55) -> 340i (B58).
4-cyl B48 engine will have 330i/430i designation instead of 328i/428i
6-cyl B58 engine will have 340i/440i designation instead of 335i/435i.
PHEV F30 will come as 330e, not 328e.
Congratulations to our very first 4 Series Gran Coupe owner! Site member tomegun just took home his Alpine White 428i Gran Coupe in Las Vegas.
The BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe has begun arriving at US dealers. Check out some of the first pics.
To 3/4 Series (F3x) and 1/2 Series (F2x) Owners:
Please share with us in the poll above your perspective and plans for suspension.
After casting your vote, please also reply to this thread with the model of your car and suspension type (adaptive or static suspension).
This data will be considered for the future development of BMW’s suspension kits. Thank you for your feedback.
The U.S. pricing and ordering guides for the 2015 4 Series models have been released. Pricing has been raised $100 on all 4 Series coupe models. Convertible models retain the same pricing as 2014 models.
Production of the U.S. 2015 model year 4 Series coupe and convertibles begin in July 2014. Gran coupe models began production in March, except the 435i xDrive Gran Coupe which begins production in July 2014 (see schedule).
Just a quick photo update to our official 4-Series Gran Coupe Thread to add in a slew of new photos of the 4GC in stunning Estoril Blue adorned with the M Sport Package.
Exclusive style meets sporty and elegant aesthetics. The BMW Individual product range for the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe.
May 25, 2014
• BMW Individual colors: Citrine Black metallic, Tansanite Blue metallic, Pyrite Brown metallic and Moonstone metallic.
• Extended BMW Individual leather trim Merino fine-grain available in: Golden Brown, Cashmere Beige, Nutmeg, Opal White and Black.
• Leather-clad BMW Individual dashboard underlines the high-class, stylish appearance.
• BMW Individual Frozen Brilliant White metallic, Frozen Grey metallic, Frozen Bronze metallic and Frozen Cashmere Silver metallic.
• BMW Individual interior trim: … CONTINUED
BMW 4-series Gran Coupe: A beautiful niche
By Jens Meiners, BIMMERPOST Correspondent
May 22, 2014
BMW’s R&D board member Herbert Diess is ecstatic. “It is even more elegant than the coupe,” he says of the 4 Series Gran Coupe (Official Thread) on the roof terrace of the Grand Hotel Domine, just across from the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao. Exterior chief designer Karim Habib agrees. The latest addition to the F3x architecture was conceived before he returned to BMW after his relatively brief stint at Mercedes-Benz, but … CONTINUED
The build your own online configurator for the 4 Series Gran Coupe has also now hit the BMWUSA.com website.
The 2014 NYIAS press days are over and the public days have now kicked off. There were several exciting debuts (global and North American) at this year’s New York show, which we covered earlier this week in the following threads.
And here are some video looks at the BMW and MINI displays at the show, along with the BMW press conference.
Making its U.S. debut a the 2014 New York Auto Show is the 4-Series Gran Coupe. The now familiar Gran Coupe moniker means this is a 4-door sedan but with a sloping coupe like silhouette.
This is the first time BMW has attempted this formula in the small/mid-size luxury sedan format, but it does come across pretty nicely.
Prices in the U.S. will start at a base MSRP of:
$41,225, including $925 Destination & Handling for the 428i Gran Coupe,
$43,225, including Destination & Handling, for the … CONTINUED
A member recently spotted a 4 Series Gran Coupe (428i xDrive) in Alpine White.
The 4 Series Gran Coupe arrives at dealers in early Summer and will have its U.S. Debut at 2014 New York International Auto Show next week.
The BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe online builder is now available at the BMW UK website.
We’ve added new wallpapers of the 4 Series Gran Coupe and a feature launch film.
BMW has once again been named to Automobile Magazine’s coveted list of All-Stars, this time for the 2014 BMW 3 Series Sedan and all-new BMW 4 Series Coupe. As the segment leader since its launch in 1977, the BMW 3 Series has now collected nearly 20 of Automobile Magazine’s highly sought-after awards by remaining the best in the business. The BMW 4 Series Coupe is now also recognized as an All-Star in its inaugural year.
In referring to this year’s All-Star award, the editors at … CONTINUED
Attached inside is the official U.S. pricing guide for the 2015 4 Series Gran Coupe (F36) (see Official Thread for all specs/info).
Production of the 4 Series Gran Coupe begins this month and will arrive at dealers in early Summer.
2015 435i Gran Coupe starts at $46,725 ($925 destination & handling included).
2015 428i Gran Coupe starts at $41,225 ($925 destination & handling included).
2015 428i xDrive Gran Coupe starts at $43,225 ($925 destination & handling).