The 2018 BMW 650 is one of the models featured in the second-generation BMW 6-Series. Since its debut in 2006, the model has been one of the best choices for users of the coupe and convertible cars. The model has been receiving facelifts, but the German automobile manufacturer is now planning to do an overhaul redesign to the car. The 2018 BMW 650 will be the model to come with the major modification.
2018 BMW 650 – Exterior and Interior Design
The carmaker is expected to build the new vehicle on the BMW 5 Series (E60) platform which is available in other automaker’s models. There will be some notable improvements in all aspects of the car. The exterior will not disappoint customers. It will be given a stylish and smart look making the car quite attractive.
The front end of the 2018 BMW 650 will feature the company’s iconic kidney-shaped grille. There will be large air intakes below the grille and slim headlights above it. The other end of the car will be crowned up by well-positioned taillights, a relatively large bumper, and stylish exhaust tips.
The interior of the 2018 BMW 650 will be characterized by high-end luxury and uncompromised convenience. Most of the cabin components will be upholstered in high-quality leather and integrated with the latest technology in the automotive industry. Furthermore, the new model is designed to accommodate 5 passengers and some good amount of luggage.
Like in other BMW cars, the 650 will be also equipped with a wide range of technological features. The center console will have a highly-functional 10.2-inch screen infotainment system, a digital instrument panel, a nine-speaker sound system and a navigation system. Other tech features expected to find their way in the BMW luxury car are Bluetooth audio & phone connectivity and also a mobile app integration.
2018 BMW 650 – Engine and Performance
There will be only one engine choice. This will be a 4.4-liter V8 with a maximum power and torque output of 445 hp and 480 lb-ft respectively. Concerning transmission, the engine will work with a 6 or 7-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission system.
As for the speeds, the engine will accelerate the car from 0 to 60 mph in 4.9 seconds. So, the top speed will be 155 mph. Moreover, the car will record fuel consumption figures of around 17 mpg city and 25 mpg highway. It is expected to give out lower amounts of pollutants compared to the outgoing model.
Safety and Security
You can anticipate for all kinds of safety and security features in the upcoming BMW car. There will be regular protection features such as seatbelts, security alarms & airbags and high-tech protection features such as rearview camera, blind-spot monitors, antilock brake system, parking assist and adaptive cruise control.
2018 BMW 650 – Price and Release Date
The BMW vehicles are usually expensive, so the upcoming luxury car will demand big cash. The coupe configuration will retail at around $90,000 while the convertible configuration at around $96,000. Concerning the release date, the car will be available to customers in the second half of 2016.