BMW 6 Series (E63)
BMW 6 Series Coupe (2003-2007)
The BMW E63 was a coupe 6 Series from BMW. It is based on the platform of the E60 from the 5 series and was presented in August 2003 at the IAA in Frankfurt in mid-1999 as the successor of the set 8-seater coupe E31.
The term " 6 " came from the set in the spring of 1989 series E24. All models of the E63 were from April 2004 under the internal designation E64 also a cabrio.
In July 2010, the production of the 6-series has now ended. The successor F12 has come as a convertible in spring 2011 on the market. The coupe was released in fall 2011.
On September 24, 2007 came the revised 6-series on the market. Furthermore, two new engines were introduced:
- The six-cylinder engine with direct fuel injection 200 kW ( 272 hp ) from the 3 and 5
- The twin-turbo six-cylinder diesel in the 335d or 535d with 210 kW (286 hp). With this engine the car in under six seconds acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h
The eight-cylinder was only slightly revised. He should consume five percent less fuel. The reduction was the " Efficient Dynamics " package. Apart from the engines, the exterior and interior design has been changed slightly.