Is your car your pride and joy, or are you ready for a change? Let us know and you could win a £300 John Lewis voucher | No thanks

BMW unveils M6 Gran Coupe

BMW has revealed the M6 Gran Coupe -  an interesting addition to the ranks of the super-saloon-coupes. The four-door variant of the 560PS 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8-powered M6 coupe goes on sale in May 2013 and will be an alternative to the likes of the Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG. It's priced at £97,490 on the road.

BMW claims that the M6 Gran Coupe is 5kg heavier than the M5 - however it's still heavy, weighing in at 1950kg. But with all that power, it manages to crack the 0-62mph sprint in 4.2secs. It does have an electronically limited maximum speed of 155mph, but like its German rivals, BMW offers an optional performance package, which raises limiter to 189mph - it also comes with uprated tyres.

The M6 Gran Coupe has received a package of visual upgrades, including an aerodynamically enhanced front bumper with improved cooling. The rear bumper features a diffuser, which four exhaust tailpipes are fed through. In true M-Sport fashion, the roof is made from carbonfibre reinforced plastic and looks great in contrasting gunmetal grey. The most obvious change though, are the Audi-style wide arches. They give the M6 Gran Coupe a widened track.

Lightweight 20-inch alloys house new high-performance steel brakes, although carbon-ceramic discs are available as an option.

BMW M6 Gran Coupe (5)


Add a comment


Ask Honest John

Value my car

Amount to borrow
Sorry. The minimum loan amount is £1000
To pay back over

My credit score

Best available rate 9.20%

Total repayment £8,930.17

Total cost of credit £1,430.17


48 monthly payments

Apply now

Representative example

Borrowing £7,500 over 4 years with a representative APR of 25.4%, an annual interest rate of 25.4% (Fixed) and a deposit of £0.00, the amount payable would be £239.77 per month, with a total cost of credit of £4,008.96 and a total amount payable of £11,508.96.

CarFinance 247 Limited is acting as an independent credit broker

Universal Square, Devonshire Street North, Manchester, M12 6JH