Archive for the ‘6 Series’ Category

M&D PD6XX GT3 – BMW 650i in M6 GT3 attire


2015 MD BMW M6 GT3 Front AngleThe recently unveiled M6 GT3 is BMW’s new GT3 category challenger for the 2016 motorsports season. However, the fact that this fully-fledged race machine will never wear licence plates does not preclude the existence of a street legal doppelganger.

Inspired by the muscular looks of the M6 GT3, Dinslaken-based M&D exclusive car design have taken a humble 650i (F13) Coupe and turned it into a dead ringer for BMW’s new podium chaser.

Known as the PD6XX GT3, the sleek 6-Series Coupe is dressed to kill with M&D’s bespoke wide-body aero kit that starts with a new front bumper featuring enlarged front air intakes, along with a front splitter and dive planes on each side to reduce lift. (more…)

2016 BMW M6 GTLM to Make US Public Debut at Nov. 17-18 IMSA Daytona Test


2016 BMW M6 GTLM to Make US Public Debut at Nov. 17-18 IMSA Daytona Test Front AngleBMW Team RLL will participate in the Nov. 17-18 IMSA test at Daytona International Speedway marking the first public test of BMW’s latest endurance racing challenger, the BMW M6 GTLM. As announced during last season’s Petit Le Mans weekend, BMW Team RLL is expected to campaign two M6 GTLM race cars in the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

The M6 GTLM recently completed its first US test at Sebring International Raceway in late October along with a M6 GT3 machine that will provide the foundation for BMW’s worldwide customer racing program. 2015 season drivers Bill Auberlen, Dirk Werner and John Edwards participated at Sebring along with 2014 GTLM driver champion Kuno Wittmer, who has signed with BMW of (more…)

G-Power M6 Convertible F12 with 740 hp and 975 Nm


2015 G-Power BMW M6 F12 Convertible Front AngleThe basis for the electronic output increase from G-POWER for the BMW M6 convertible is the fact that G-POWER, in contrast to the manufacturer, does not use standard software full of compromises for the engine but an individual solution. G-POWER calls this bespoke remapping of the factory ECU: Bi-Tronik 2. Among others, the parameters for the amount of fuel and the ignition timing are modified depending on the increased boost level. At the same time the Bi-Tronik 2 allows the individual wishes of the customer vis-à-vis throttle response and power delivery characteristics to be written into the software. (more…)

BMW M6 GT3 2016


2016 BMW M6 GT3 Front AngleBMW has set a course for the future in GT racing with the presentation of the newly developed BMW M6 GT3 at the 66th IAA Cars 2015 in Frankfurt am Main (DE). The racing version of the BMW M6 Coupe will be sent into action by numerous private teams from the 2016 season in a host of championships and renowned race events around the world as part of the BMW Sports Trophy.

BMW Motorsport has channelled its vast well of experience amassed since 2010 with the BMW M6 GT3’s successful predecessor, the BMW Z4 GT3, into the development of the new car. Indeed, the new GT3 racer boasts a raft of improvements, particularly in the areas of drivability and economy. One example is the use of a series-produced engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology, which develops higher output and an increase in torque. Moreover, with its centrally-positioned driver’s seat and long wheelbase, the BMW M6 GT3 offers a driving feeling unparalleled on the racing scene. The net price of the car is 379,000 Euros. (more…)

BMW M6 Coupe Competition Edition


2016 BMW M6 Coupe Competition Edition Front AngleThe new BMW M6 Coupe Competition Edition to be presented by BMW M GmbH at the 66th Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA) from 17 – 27 September 2015 raises the levels of individualisation of this high-performance coupe to even greater heights. The exclusive Competition Edition stands for exceptional individuality, thanks to its special paintwork colours, components made of high-tech carbon fibre, fine leathers with coordinated contrast stitching and a range of unusual details. The Competition Edition is available exclusively for the BMW M6 Coupe with the further honed Competition Package. It gives the 4.4-litre V8 petrol engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology an output of 441 kW (600 hp) and maximum torque of 700 Nm (516 lb-ft), taking the BMW M6 Coupe with the optional M Driver?s Package to a top speed of 305 km/h / 189.5 mph (fuel consumption combined: 9.9/100 km / 28.5 mpg; CO2 emissions combined: 231 g/km)*. (more…)

More details of the successor, the BMW M6 GT3, released


BMW M6 GT3 Front AngleAfter the BMW Z4 GT3 crowned its final major appearance at the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (BE) with victory for BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS, the anticipation among BMW Motorsport and its customer teams is now rising ahead of the arrival of the BMW M6 GT3. The new car will take over as the manufacturer’s figurehead on the GT racing scene, and will do battle for victory and titles in many racing series around the world. The car features thoroughbred racing technology: the BMW M6 GT3 has incorporated many findings from BMW Motorsport’s works projects – while at the same time ensuring reasonable costs for customers. (more…)

BMW 650i With A Prior Design Widebody And Vossen Wheels


2015 Prior Design BMW 650i Coupe Front AngleThe Prior Design BMW 650i Widebody is a remarkable showcase of how far the aftermarket industry can push already aggressive designs and vehicles.

The aggressive body lines of this BMW 6 Series Coupe have been further improved by the addition of redesigned front and rear bumpers, side skirts, wider front fenders, flared rear fenders, rear trunk spoiler and a bonnet hood. The vehicle also received a set of Vossen VPS-306 forged wheels. (more…)

Vorsteiner Flow Forged V-FF 103 and Aero Program


2015 Vorsteiner BMW M6 Carbon Graphite V-FF 103 Front AngleThis BMW M6 features the Carbon Graphite V-FF 103 Wheels in a staggered 21×9.5 front, and 21×11 rear fitment utilizing a concave profile in the front and a deep concave profile for the rear. Also fitted to this M6 is our Aero Side Blades, Rear Deck Lid Spoiler, Rear Diffuser and our newest GTS-V Front Spoiler. (more…)

Hamann BMW M6 F13 Mirr6r by Fostla.De


2015 FostlaDe Hamann BMW M6 Mirr6r Front AngleIt is not to be discussed at this place that the serial BMW M6 F13 is anything else than a child of sadness already ex factory. The established in Lower Saxony Seelze city near Hanover company has picked even this highly motorized model of BMW 6 series 2nd generation, in order to make it still more racy, more sportively, more beyond compare. (more…)

2016 M6 GT3 and M235i Racing Cars to Make First North American Public Appearances


2016 M6 GT3 and M235i Racing CarsFollowing an eight week break in TUDOR United SportsCar Championship action for teams participating in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, BMW Team RLL will restart their season at Watkins Glen International, in Watkins Glen, NY, on June 28th with the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen.

Watkins Glen International this weekend will also be the site of the North American public reveal of the new BMW M6 GT3 and BMW M235i Racing cars. The M6 GT3 is BMW Motorsport’s replacement of the Z4 GT3 that has seen so much professional and privateer success worldwide in recent years. The BMW M6 GT3 is currently in the testing phase and is expected to make its racing debut in 2016. The M235i Racing is planned to be made available to North (more…)

The new BMW 6 Series Range for 2015


2015 BMW 6-Series Front AngleThrough three generations, the BMW 6 Series has represented a vehicle that offers the highest standard of handling, comfort, technology all wrapped in a elegant and timeless design.

This formula has proved such a winning combination that for 2015 BMW’s engineers and design team have only had to make subtle revisions to the three models in the range for a greater all round package. (more…)

G-Power BMW G6M V10 HURRICANE CS ultimate – 1001 HP


2015 G-Power BMW G6M V10 Hurricane CS Ultimate Front AngleThe goal of G-POWER as an engineering-based manufacturer is to help die-hard enthusiasts realise their four wheeled dreams through the creation of ultra-exclusive “One-of-One” cars.

The core of this philosophy is the uncompromising implementation of ideas sans the restrictions normally encountered in the course of conventional vehicle development. Underpinning this concept is the comprehensive automotive engineering knowledge of G-POWER as a manufacturer.

From first concept though design, technical development to manufacturing at an OEM level, G-POWER’s various departments handle all the tasks required to turn a customer’s dream into reality. (more…)