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2016 BMW Z4

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2016 sDrive28i 2dr Rear-Wheel Drive Roadster
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Price:   -  From $49,700
2016 sDrive35i 2dr Rear-Wheel Drive Roadster Price:   -  From $57,500
2016 sDrive35is 2dr Rear-Wheel Drive Roadster Price:   -  From $66,350

Overview

Although the BMW Z4 looks like the quintessential little sports car, it's actually a luxurious roadster for drivers who delight in open-air touring. You also get thoroughly satisfying performance that doesn't intrude on comfort or refinement.

What's New for 2016

The Z4 can now be ordered in Estoril Blue, one of BMW's most striking paint colors.

BMW Z4

Choosing Your BMW Z4

You might expect a soft top on a roadster of this size, but the Z4 wears an efficiently packaged power-folding hardtop. It's the most obvious indication that the Z4 takes passenger comfort seriously.

All models carry the prefix sDrive, which signifies rear-wheel drive at BMW. The standard 2-liter four-cylinder turbo makes 240 horsepower and can be paired with a six-speed manual transmission or a no-cost eight-speed automatic.

The available turbocharged 3-liter six-cylinder puts out 300 or 335 horsepower depending the trim level, and comes with a seven-speed automated manual transmission. In top form, the Z4 sprints from zero to 60 mpg in just 4.8 seconds. The standard Driving Dynamics Control system offers Comfort, Sport, and Sport+ driving modes.

The Z4 is available in three trim levels, each with its own engine.

BMW Z4

sDrive28i

Carries the four-cylinder and standard equipment such as power leatherette seats with driver memory, Bluetooth phone and audio, adaptive bi-xenon headlights, keyless ignition, HD radio and 17-inch whels. The sDrive28i starts $49,250.

BMW Z4

sDrive35i

Gets the 300-horsepower six-cylinder, plus 18-inch wheels and sport seat trimmed in sun-reflective leather (both of which are available on the 28i at extra cost). These upgrades come at a base price of $56,950.

BMW Z4

sDrive35is

At $65,800, packs the 335-horsepower six along with a more aggressive suspension, an upgraded audio system with satellite radio, and sportier trim throughout.

The 35is's suspension and special trim are available on the 28i and 35i as part of the $3,050 M Sport package. A less costly Sport package ($1,900) offers the suspension upgrades only. The lesser models can also get the 35is's premium sound system as a $950 option. BMW offers a choice of color-themed trim packages exclusive to the Z4.

The Cold Weather package ($700) adds heated front seats, a heated steering wheel and headlight washers to any model. There's also a $2,250 Technology package with navigation, 12GB of audio storage, voice controls and integrated smartphone apps. Front and rear parking sensors can be added for $750.

CarsDirect Tip

If you believe nature intended a car like the Z4 to have a manual transmission, the 28i is your only choice. Between the six-cylinder models, we prefer the 35i, which performs almost as well as 35is, but costs significantly less.

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Specs & Features

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Overall Crash Safety Rating
Not Available
Engine - Cylinders/Horsepower/Torque
2.0L I-4 / 240 HP / 260 ft.lbs.
Transmission
Standard: 6-spd man w/OD
Available: 8-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
Drive Type
Rear-wheel
Fuel Economy - City/Highway/Combined
22 / 34 / 27 Mpg
Passenger Capacity
2
Bumper to Bumper Warranty
48 Months / 50,000 Miles
Mechanical Specs
Engine - Cylinders/Horsepower/Torque
2.0L I-4 / 240 HP / 260 ft.lbs.
Drive Type
Rear-wheel
Fuel Economy - City/Hwy/Combined
22 / 34 / 27 Mpg
Brakes
4-wheel Disc
Front Suspension
Strut
Rear Suspension
Independent Multi-link
Spare Tire And Wheel
Fuel Tank
14.5 Gal.
Recommended Fuel Type
Premium Unleaded
Average Cost To Fill Tank
$55
Dimensions & Capabilities
Maximum Cargo Volume
8.0 Cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
Exterior Length
166.9 "
Exterior Width
70.5 "
Exterior Height
50.8 "
Front Headroom
39.1 "
Rear Headroom
Front Legroom
42.2 "
Rear Legroom
Front Shoulder Room
53.3 "
Rear Shoulder Room
Front Hip Room
Rear Hip Room
Curb Weight
3,263 Lbs. / 3,307 Lbs.
Wheel Base
98 "
Turning Radius
17.5 '
Exterior Features
Door Count
2 Doors
Wheels
17.0 " Silver Aluminum / 18.0 " Silver Aluminum
Paint
Clearcoat Monotone / Clearcoat Two-tone / Metallic Monotone
Exterior Mirrors
Dual Heated, Power Remote Driver, Power Remote W/tilt Down Passenger
Bumpers
Body-colored
Grille Moldings
Black W/chrome Surround
Rear Spoiler
Exhaust
Stainless Steel With Chrome Tailpipe Finish
Interior Features
Seating
Passenger Capacity
2
Seat Trim
Sensatec Leatherette / Leather / Alcantara Simulated Suede/leather / Leather/leatherette
Front Seat Type
Sport Bucket
Heated Front Seats
Driver And Front Passenger Heated-cushion, Heated-seatback
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
12-way (10-way Power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
12-way (10-way Power)
Front Armrests
12-way (10-way Power)
Rear Armrests
Rear Seats
Radio & Infotainment
Radio
Am/fm/hd, Seek-scan / Siriusxm Am/fm/hd/satellite, Seek-scan
Speakers
11 Carver / 14 Performance
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
Apple Car Play
Android Auto
Bluetooth w/ Hands-Free Connectivity
Convenience Features
Steering Wheel Type
Telescopic Tilt Style
Climate Control
Automatic Air Conditioning
Cruise Control
Sun Roof
Rearview Mirror
Auto-dimming Day-night
One Touch Open Window
Front And Rear
Tinted Windows
Light
Vanity Mirrors
Remote Keyless Entry
Keyfob (all Doors)
Power Outlets
1
Safety Features
Overall Crash Safety Rating
Not Yet Available
Overall Front Crash Safety Rating
Not Yet Available
Overall Side Crash Safety Rating
Not Yet Available
Rollover Crash Safety Rating
Not Yet Available
Front Impact Airbags
Driver And Passenger
Driver Side Impact Airbags
Seat Mounted
Knee Airbag
Driver And Passenger
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
Seat Mounted
Rear Side Airbag
Seatbelt Pretensioners
Front
Anti-Lock Brakes
4-wheel Anti-lock Brakes (abs)
Forward Collision Warning
Blind Spot Sensor
Lane Departure Warning
Autonomous Cruise Control
Pedestrian Detection
Driver Attention Alert
Daytime Running Lights
Auto High Beams
Auto High-beam
Adaptive Headlights
Directionally Adaptive
Parking Sensors
Front And Rear
Security Systems
Security System
Panic Alarm
Ignition Disable
Immobilizer
Warranty
Bumper To Bumper Months Miles
48 Months / 50,000 Miles
Major Components Months
48 Months / 50,000 Miles
Included Maintenance Months
48 Months / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance Months
48 Months / Unlimited Miles
Corrosion Perforation
144 Months / Unlimited Miles
Accessories Months

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