Australia: BMW 6-Series Coupe starts at 178.300 AU image

The German based automaker has finally launched its 6-Series Coupe in Australia where the model being expected to hit the dealerships across the country in December, when future customers will be able to buy it for a starting price of 178.300 AU.

According to the German car manufacturer, Australian customers have a choice of only two engines for the new 6-Series, with BMW bringing the 640i and the 650i to the country, where the first one has been priced at 178.300 AU while the larger V8 will cost 232.300.

BMW says that its 640i is powered by the inline six-cylinder TwinPower Turbo technology with twin-scroll turbochargers high-precision direct injection VALVETRONIC petrol engine which is developing 320 horsepower between 5.800 and 6.000 rpm and has a peak torque of 450 Nm available between 1.300 and 4.500 rpm.

The 640i can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.5 seconds and it can reach a top speed of 250 km/h with an average fuel consumption of 7.6 liters every 100 km and 180 g/km CO2 emissions (Euro 5).

The BMW 650i xDrive Coupe is powered by a V8 with two turbochargers and high-precision direct injection engine which is generation 407 HP and 600 Nm of torque, with the 0 to 100 km/h acceleration time taking just 4.9 seconds and the top speed is 250 km/h. The 650i is burning an average of 10.5 liters every 100 km and it’s emitting 245g of CO2 per km.