Hidden deep within the massive press release about its 2011 model year lineup, BMW released the pricing for the 2011 BMW Z4 sDrive35is. Prices will start at $61,925 including $875 destination and handling, around $9,000 more than the $52,775 Z4 sDrive35i.
Power comes from BMW’s 3.0L twin-turbocharged 6-cylinder engine making 335-hp and 332 lb-ft (overboost allows 369 lb-ft). Mated to a 7-speed Double-Clutch automatic transmission, the Z4 sDrive35is goes from 0-60 mph to come in at 4.7 seconds with a top speed of 155 mph.
The 2011 BMW Z4 sDrive35is includes new M Sport upgrades such as M Aerodynamics and adaptive M Suspension. The adaptive M Suspension combines a ride-height reduction of 10 millimeters (almost 0.4″) with electronically controlled shock absorbers to improve the vehicle”s handling around corners.
Other touches to further distinguish the Z4 sDrive35is from the Z4 sDrive35i include a new front bumper with a matte aluminum trim bar in each outer air intake, a rear bumper with accentuated surrounds on the tailpipes, and a rear diffuser finished at top in body color and black textured surface underneath. It comes with 18-inch alloy wheels with 19-inch light alloy wheels available as an option. Inside, the the Z4 sDrive35is gets some M Sport details including a new Aluminum Carbon interior trim and available new Kansas Walnut leather.
Sales begin in spring 2010.
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2011 BMW Z4 sDrive35is:
– By: Omar Rana