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BMW to offer three electric i4 models, but no plug-in hybrid – report

The 2022 BMW i4 will be offered in three variants when it goes on sale, with the company adopting its traditional naming conventions for the electric vehicle. According to multiple sources, including BMW Blog, it's suggested BMW will initially offer a mid-spec i440, which is expected to use a single electric motor to drive the rear wheels...

2021 BMW 4 Series Convertible unveiled, Australian details confirmed

New 2021 BMW 4 Series Convertible revealed, trades hardtop for lighter soft-top 4 Series coupe’s controversial kidney grilles carry over to the convertible Three engines on offer in Australia, headlined by 285kW, six-cylinder M440i Australian launch in the first quarter of 2021 The 2021 BMW 4 Series Convertible has been unveiled today, slicing the top off the German car maker's divisive new two-door...

2021 BMW 4 Series convertible revealed in patent images

New images have emerged of the upcoming 2021 BMW 4 Series Convertible. Published by China's National Intellectual Property Administration – and revealed through Autoblog – the rendered design drawings suggest BMW is planning to replace the current generation retractable metal roof with a more traditional (and lighter) soft top...

2021 BMW M4 spied without camouflage - UPDATE

The 2021 BMW M4, the performance flagship of the 4 Series line, has been photographed without camouflage just days after the new 4er was revealed. The fresh image, which surfaced on Reddit, further confirms the 2021 M4 will wear a similar oversized kidney grille design to that worn by regular 4 Series variants – a styling cue that has divided BMW fans...

2021 BMW 4 Series Coupé price and specs: new model due in October

BMW has released pricing and specifications for the 2021 4 Series Coupé range. Three variants will be offered: the 420i, 430i and all-new M440i xDrive. The line-up will be available in Australia from October, 2020. The next-generation vehicle is larger than its predecessor, stepping up in length by a substantial 130 millimetres to 4768mm...

BMW to debut remote engine start function, but is it legal to use?

BMW will debut a remote engine start function on its upcoming 4 Series, 5 Series, and M5 Competition vehicles. The technology will allow operators to start the car's engine remotely – using a smartphone app – for up to 15 minutes before driving. During this time the interior can be heated or cooled and the seat warmers can be activated...

BMW design boss says 4 Series grille won't be rolled out across the range

The oversized kidney grille on BMW's new-generation 4 Series has been a talking point since its debut, but the design boss has assured its detractors it won't be making it onto other models in the range. In a new interview with BMW Blog, BMW's Head of Design, Domagoj Dukec, revealed the bold aesthetic addition was specifically created for the 4 Series and did not mark an across-the-board image overhaul for the German brand...

Is BMW design on the nose?

Okay, I’ll put it out there: I like the kidney grille on the new BMW 4 Series. At least in photos; it’s always important to reserve final styling judgements for seeing a car in the metal. I also have to allow for an element of surprise influencing my thoughts...

2021 BMW 4 Series revealed, due in Australia in October

The all-new 2021 BMW 4 Series Coupé has been officially unveiled overnight in Europe, with its striking nose design dividing BMW fans across the world. But it's not just looks, with the second generation BMW 4 Series Coupé also seeing the introduction of the M440i xDrive as its flagship model. Owners can expect a 3...

2021 BMW 4 Series Coupe revealed through leaked images

Marketing shots of BMW’s new-generation 2021 4 Series Coupe have leaked online, less than two days before the model’s slated unveiling. The new images – which surfaced on Twitter – offer the first clear look at the new 4 Series, including the controversial tall grille design that has set online discussion alight...

2021 BMW 4 Series confirmed for June 3 unveiling

A flood of spy photos and leaks have ensured there is little left to see of the new 2021 BMW 4 Series, but today brings a first official teaser – and confirmation of its unveiling date. As with all brands working through the COVID-19 lockdown, BMW will give its new mid-sized coupe an online unveiling, to be streamed live at live.bmwgroup...