More details of updated BMW 4 Series

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It is also believed that the new 8-Series will draw inspiration from the Pinanfarina Gran Lusso concept vehicle revealed in 2013.

The 2 Series cockpit follows current Eurotrends in that BMW has smoothed out the horizontal lines to make it look more spacious, and tried to simplify the controls while adding ever more functions to the gizmotronic menu.

The 2 Series is now fitted with bi-LED headlamps as standard, with adaptive full-LED items and LED foglamps as options. Rounding off the novelties on the outside are three new colours (Sunset Orange, Seaside Blue, Mediterranean Blue), and four sets of alloy wheels (two measuring 17 inches and the other two 18 inches).

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Days after announcing the discontinuation of the 6 Series Coupe, a large GT silhouette appears, with BMW's signature laser headlamps, a long bonnet, and rear decklid with integral spoiler.

BMW has confirmed it is bringing back the 8-Series badge. Sport models also get a high-gloss black border to the aforementioned air intake. In addition to a basic concept that is inherently more efficient, all the diesel engines feature new turbocharger technology and enhanced common-rail direct injection systems.

The cockpit has had the same upgrades as that of the 2 Series, including the new 22cm touchscreen, smoother horizontals and chrome door-panel switch gear.

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BMW whipped the sheets off of the 4-series droptop, the X4 coupey-ute dealie and showed the production i8 for the first time in North America at the LA Auto Show yesterday.The 4-series Convertible. That leaves the 7's twin-turbo inline-six, twin-turbo V-8, and likely the M760i's twin-turbo V-12 as solid choices-and it would preserve our right to declare the future 8-series all ate up with motor. The xDrive concept ensures optimum power transfer, enhances driving safety and reduces understeer and oversteer through corners.

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