The facelifted BMW 6-Series family has been officially unveiled by the car manufacturer ahead of the public debut which will be taking place next month, at NAIAS, in Detroit.
After being spied several times by photographers, the updated BMW 6-Series family is finally here as the German based automaker has officially pulled the wraps off its body. The vehicles will now be coming with some subtle revisions to the kidney grille, with a slightly updated front bumper, with standard LED main beam function for the updated headlights, some revisions made to the rear bumper and several other tweaks.
The 2016 BMW 6-Series is also getting several new exterior metallic paints, which have been called the Melbourne Red, the Glacier Silver, the Mediterranean Blue and the Cashmere Silver. BMW has also added the two-tone leather upholsteries in the cabin, it has improved some materials and gave the head-up display technology. Standard wheels include the 18-inch ones and the 20-inch are available as an option.
As far as the engine lineup goes, this has been carried over on all models and it includes the 4.4 liter V8 unit from the M6, rated at 560 HP (412 kW) and 680 Nm (502 lb-ft) of torque. This is guaranteeing the model with a 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint made in 4.2 seconds and a limited top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph), raised to 305 km/h (189 mph) with the M Driver’s Package. The BMW 6-Series facelift family will be making its public debut at the Detroit Motor Show, in January.