BMW Z4 sDrive30i / sDrive20i: All the Details of the G29 with B48

About two weeks before the world premiere at the Paris auto salon in 2018, there is now also the technical data for the BMW Z4 sDrive30i and sDrive20i. The two four-cylinder variants occur directly at the market launch at the beginning of 2019 at the side of the already in Pebble Beach presented the BMW Z4 M40i, for the time being, the only model with in-line six-cylinder remains. What we need to continue to wait, are only the photos: the images of the new info to show only the M Performance variant M40i.

The entry into the new Z4 Roadster G29, the BMW Z4 sDrive20i marked. He is driven by an adapted variant of the well-known B48 engine with 2.0 Liter displacement, which provides between 4,500 and 6,500 rpm 145 kW or 197 HP. The maximum torque of 320 Newton metres is available between 1,450 and 4,200 rpm. A manual transmission is not available for election, even the entry model is equipped as standard with eight-speed automatic. The empty weight is according to DIN 1.405 kg, including driver and Luggage, it is 1,480 kilograms.

BMW Z4 sDrive30i and sDrive20i: four-cylinder in the G29

The driving performance of the BMW Z4 sDrive20i is likely to meet many of our customers to the fullest, even if it is, of course, still a little faster: The Prestige-the Sprint from 0 to 100 km/h is completed in 6.6 seconds, top speed is 240 km/h. The EU cycle, the base Z4 on a standard fuel consumption of 6.0 to 6.1 liters, equivalent to CO2 emissions of 137 to 139 grams per kilometre. The engine is of course equipped with a gasoline particle filter and complies with the exhaust emission standard Euro 6d TEMP.

Only 10 kilograms heavier, but much stronger, the new BMW Z4 sDrive30i. The supercharged in-line four-cylinder B48 provides 190 kW / 258 HP and realized this power of between 5,000 and 6,500 rpm. Its 400 Newton metres of torque, the BMW Z4 sDrive30i between 1.550 and 4,000 rpm. The standard print on country road pace is achieved in 5.4 seconds, top speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h. Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions are identical to the weaker Z4 sDrive20i.

The four-cylinder models BMW Z4 sDrive30i and sDrive20i available as standard on 17-inch light-alloy wheels and distribute balanced her weight on the 2.47 metres between the axles. The fabric top opens and closes in 10 seconds, at speeds up to 50 km/h during travel. Regardless of the condition of the roof, the new Z4 offers Luggage capacity of 281 liters, the equivalent of compared to its predecessor, an improvement of up to 50 percent.

Standard features including LED headlights, sports seats, variable sport steering and Performance Control on the rear axle next to the eight-speed automatic. In the case of the more powerful BMW Z4 sDrive30i also the leather interior Vernasca is part of the series-production scope. Optionally, the BMW Z4 G29, among other things, with the Segment’s unique Head-up Display upgrade, as well as adaptive LED headlights with Matrix-function, a Harman Kardon sound system and many more optional extras to choose from.

One of the Highlights of the all-digital, BMW Live Cockpit Professional with two 10.25 inches large display and the Operating System iDrive 7.0. In addition to the instrument Display on the left of a Media Display on the display of the Infotainment content is on the right. Many functions can be with the help of BMW’s Intelligent Personal assistant to control, just by a “Hey BMW” can be activated. Through Updates over-the-air remains the Infotainment System of around 1.30 meters flat Roadster, even years after the purchase date, as of now for 2015-built vehicles provided Live note rescue alley demonstrates.

Overview: Technical data BMW Z4 Roadster G29

Z4 sDrive20i: 197 HP | 320 Nm | 1.405 kg | 6.6 s | 240 km/h | 6,0-6,1 l
Z4 sDrive30i: 258 HP | 400 Nm | 1.415 kg | 5,4 s | 250 km/h | 6,0-6,1 l
Z4 M40i : 340 HP | 500 Nm | 1.535 kg | 4,6 s | 250 km/h | 7,1-7,4 l/100km

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