BMW introduced two all-new M models at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan.
Thousands of participants gathered this month in Detroit for the North American International Auto Show to learn about and experience for themselves the latest innovations from the world’s leading automotive manufacturers. BMW was proud to participate in this global event and took advantage of the world-stage to announce the latest performance and pricing updates for two of its most popular models.
At the auto show, BMW unveiled the all-new BMW M2 and the BMW X4 M40i. BMW fans were able to see both models and learn about the innovative performance and technology features included in both vehicles. If you weren’t able to attend, don’t despair! At BMW Santa Barbara we are giving our customers an outline of the top features of both models:
The 2016 BMW M2
The world debut of the all-new BMW M2 gave drivers much to anticipate. The BMW M2 features BMW M performance and design coupled with leading edge driver technologies. The model offers a 3.0L, 6-cylinder M TwinPower Turbo engine capable of producing 365hp and 343 lb-ft of torque. The vehicle races from 0-60mph in just 4.2 seconds, leaving the competition stuttering on the starting line. The model tops out at a speed of 155mph and sets an uncompromising new standard for control, agility, power, and stability. The BMW M2 will arrive in showrooms later this year and will be available for a starting price of $51,700.
The 2016 BMW X4 M40i
This new sports vehicle delivers the thrill BMW drivers crave thanks to advancements in engine design and handling. The new model offers 355hp and 343lb-ft of torque thanks to the all-new M Performance TwinPower Turbo technology inline 6-cylinder engine. This exciting vehicle offers rocketing acceleration of 0-60mph in just 4.7 seconds. The design of the model ensures optimal handing and control thanks to an efficient exterior chassis tuned to exact M Performance specifications. Drivers will be able to experience the 2016 BMW X4 M40i for themselves as it arrives in showrooms in February starting at an MSRP of $57,800.
Santa Barbara drivers don’t have long to wait before they can experience both models in person at BMW Santa Barbara. As mentioned the BMW X4 M40i will be available as soon as next month and the BMW M2 should arrive by April. Customers can contact their personal sales representative to learn more or schedule a future test drive.
About BMW Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Auto Group is conveniently located off the 101 and Hope Ave and proudly serves Santa Barbara and the greater Southern California area. Santa Barbara Auto Group is an authorized BMW dealer and features a wide array of new and pre-owned BMW vehicles. The sales department at Santa Barbara Auto Group has one purpose – to exceed customers’ expectations from test drive to delivery. The professional sales team is committed to a no-pressure, high integrity approach to every ownership experience. Santa Barbara Auto Group also features a dedicated professional service department and a state-of-the-art facility offering the most current diagnostic and repair equipment available and highly skilled factory-trained technicians to deliver efficient quality vehicle care.
Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the best sales and service experience in Southern California. To learn more about any of the popular BMW models including the BMW 2-Series, 3-Series, 5-Series, or i8 models, feel free to call, email, or stop by for friendly personal service.