BMW – The brand name is enough to invite interest from the high-heeled professionals. Whoever loves owning luxury cars always looks forward to what the elite brand is going to launch. They have long been waiting with bated breath to take a look at the latest BMW Z4 G29 model. The car is to see the light of the day at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance tomorrow. However, the car enthusiasts were in luck to see the model much in advance. The revelation came through the Instagram posts by user liucunyi. These images are not different from the patent photos revealed a little more than two months ago.
At the US market, BMW will introduce two versions of the same models – M40i and sDrive30i. Both models will be available for sale in spring 2019. The four-cylinder 30i will have a low price tag and its sale will start from March 2019. Another version will descend in the market in April and it will be a little more expensive with the base price set in the mid-to-high $60, 000.
Design & Build
Our assessment will be based on its leaked look and information we have got to gather from different sources. If you are yet to see the leaked photos, let me disclose that it looks hot and haughty. It is a red beauty. To know whether this BMW Z4 G29 model offers beasty road show or not, we have to wait for less than 24 hours.
From the photos, it is evident that the manufacturer has stuck to the wedge-shaped design for the most part of the new Z4 model. You may remember that we had a glimpse of the same concept at Pebble Beach last year.
In the show model, the trapezoidal double kidney grilles dominate the low nose. It is interesting to see that the kidney grills are not filled with usual slats; instead, the maker has used Y-shaped inserts for a filling. The hexagonal vertical headlights LED flanking the grilles add a decent touch to its smart design. Let us add that these are LED daytime running lights.
We will now travel from front to its side. The scalloped flanks surging upwards out of “Air Breather” vent run towards the pert rear to intersect with the ducktail rear spoiler and L-shaped tail lights.
Toyota played a role in developing the latest BMW Z4 G29. The model will share its components, powertrains, and platforms with the Toyota Supra despite having a unique style and performance setups. BMW had a brief stint with a folding hardtop on E89Z4 but now the brand seems to be getting back to a soft-top version with the latest Z4 model.
Much has already been revealed about the latest BMW Z4 model. The roadster is designed to make a good use of ZF-8 speed automatic transmission. The limited-slip differential is standard and electronically regulated to ensure that you enjoy a more intriguing and dynamic driving experience.
A straight-six engine, adaptive dampers, lowered sports suspension, staggered M light alloy wheels and newly designed front axle and M sports brakes are among the most important salient features of this two-seat model.