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2024 BMW Z4

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$54,595
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2024 sDrive30i 2dr Rear-Wheel Drive Roadster
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Price:   -  From $54,595
2024 M40i 2dr Rear-Wheel Drive Roadster Price:   -  From $67,295

Overview

Model Preview

The BMW Z4 entered its third generation in 2019 and has been through a fair number of changes since. After a refreshed exterior and other updates in 2023, the 2024 BMW Z4 will arrive with no notable updates.

This two-seat roadster underwent several visual updates in 2023. These included a new 19-inch light alloy wheel option, three new color options (Thundernight metallic, Portimao Blue metallic, and Skyscraper Grey metallic), and available M Shadowline Lights.

It also received an updated M Sport Package that became standard on the Z4 sDrive30i and included three-section front air intakes, distinctive side-sill contouring, a rear apron with bold edging, restyled side air intakes, and a revised BMW kidney grille. These updates continue into the 2024 Z4 unchanged.

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Inside, the 2024 BMW Z4 will continue with the same driver-focused cabin it had in 2023. This cabin includes sport seats, forward-facing lines, and a minimalist design that allows the driver to maintain focus on the road ahead. Buyers seeking extra sportiness will be happy to hear it’ll continue with the standard MSport Package in the Z4 sDrive30i model, which includes an M leather steering wheel, M Sport seats, M pedals, an M driver’s footrest, and a SensaTec-upholstered dashboard.

Under its hood, the 2024 BMW Z4 will continue with two engine options. The standard engine in the Z4 sDrive30i is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that delivers 255 horsepower (hp) and 295 pound-feet (lb-ft) of torque. The Z4 M40i includes a 3.0-liter turbocharged six-cylinder that pumps out 382 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. Both engines mate to an eight-speed Steptronic automatic transmission that delivers the power to the rear wheels. Reaching 60 mph takes 5.2 seconds in the base model and 3.9 seconds in the M40i.

Neither the IIHS nor the NHTSA have tested the current-generation Z4 for safety, and we don’t expect them to. What we do know is BMW includes lane-departure warning and low-speed automatic emergency braking on the 2024 Z4. However, all the other high-end safety and driver-assist technology we’re used to seeing on Bimmers is not available on this roadster.

Model Pricing & Release Date

The 2024 BMW Z4 is available for purchase now, and its prices start at $53,600 for the base sDrive30i model and rise to $66,300 for the M40i model.

The Z4 is part of a dying breed of sports car, so it has few direct competitors. Its closest competition will include the Chevrolet Corvette, Jaguar F-Type, and the Porche 718 Boxster.

Pictured: 2023 BMW Z4

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Specs & Features

Highlights
Overall Crash Safety Rating
Not Available
Engine - Cylinders/Horsepower/Torque
2.0L I-4 / 255 HP / 295 ft.lbs.
Transmission
8-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
Drive Type
Rear-wheel
Fuel Economy - City/Highway/Combined
25 / 33 / 29 Mpg
Passenger Capacity
2
Bumper to Bumper Warranty
48 Months / 50,000 Miles
Mechanical Specs
Engine - Cylinders/Horsepower/Torque
2.0L I-4 / 255 HP / 295 ft.lbs.
Drive Type
Rear-wheel
Fuel Economy - City/Hwy/Combined
25 / 33 / 29 Mpg
Brakes
4-wheel Disc
Front Suspension
Strut
Rear Suspension
Independent Multi-link
Spare Tire And Wheel
Fuel Tank
13.7 Gal.
Recommended Fuel Type
Premium Unleaded
Average Cost To Fill Tank
$52
Dimensions & Capabilities
Maximum Cargo Volume
9.9 Cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
Exterior Length
170.7 "
Exterior Width
73.4 "
Exterior Height
51.4 "
Front Headroom
38.9 "
Rear Headroom
Front Legroom
42.2 "
Rear Legroom
Front Shoulder Room
54.3 "
Rear Shoulder Room
Front Hip Room
Rear Hip Room
Curb Weight
3,314 Lbs.
Wheel Base
97 "
Turning Radius
18.1 '
Exterior Features
Door Count
2 Doors
Wheels
18.0 " Machined W/painted Accents Aluminum / 19.0 " Machined W/painted Accents Aluminum / 19.0 " Black Aluminum
Paint
Clearcoat Monotone / Metallic Monotone
Exterior Mirrors
Dual Heated, Power Remote Driver, Power Remote W/tilt Down Passenger
Bumpers
Front Body-colored With Black Insert
Grille Moldings
Black W/metal-look Surround / Black
Rear Spoiler
Exhaust
Stainless Steel With Chrome Tailpipe Finish / Stainless Steel With Black Tailpipe Finish
Interior Features
Seating
Passenger Capacity
2
Seat Trim
Sensatec Leatherette / Vernasca Leather / M Alcantara/veganza Simulated Suede/leather
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
Siriusxm With 360l Am/fm/hd/satellite, Clock, Seek-scan / Clock
Speakers
10 / 12 Harman/kardon
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
With Steering Wheel Controls
Sun Roof
Rearview Mirror
Auto-dimming Day-night
One Touch Open Window
Driver And Passenger
Tinted Windows
Light
Vanity Mirrors
Remote Keyless Entry
Keyfob (all Doors) / Keyfob And Smart Device-as-key
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
Active Guard Collision Forward Collision Mitigation / Frontal Collision Warning W/city Collision Mitigation Forward Collision Mitigation
Blind Spot Sensor
Active Blind Spot Detection Blind Spot
Lane Departure Warning
Lane Departure Warning Lane Departure / Lane Departure Warning With Steering Correction Lane Departure
Autonomous Cruise Control
Pedestrian Detection
Active Guard With Frontal Collision Warning Front Pedestrian Detection Warning / Daytime Pedestrian Detection Front Pedestrian Detection Prevention
Driver Attention Alert
Daytime Running Lights
Auto High Beams
High Beam Assistant Auto High-beam
Adaptive Headlights
Directionally Adaptive
Parking Sensors
Park Distance Control Front And Rear / Parking Assistant Automated
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
36 Months / 36,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance Months
48 Months / Unlimited Miles
Corrosion Perforation
144 Months / Unlimited Miles
Accessories Months