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BMW M6 Convertible (2015)

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
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BMW M6 Convertible (2015) review: 45 facts and highlights

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
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BMW M6 Convertible (2015)

Why is BMW M6 Convertible (2015) better than the average?

  • Faster acceleration (0-100)
    ?

    4.3svs6.38s
  • Top speed
    ?

    249km/hvs248.39km/h
  • More cylinders
    ?

    8vs6.02
  • Maximum torque
    ?

    678Nmvs410.56Nm
  • Longer wheelbase
    ?

    2.85mvs2.69m
  • More airbags
    ?

    8vs4.69
  • Greater cargo volume
    ?

    459lvs259.63l
  • Lower coefficient of drag
    ?

    0.33Cdvs0.34Cd

General info

1.Has dual-clutch transmission
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A dual-clutch transmission (DCT) is an automated manual transmission that allows the driver to control gear-shifts themselves or to let the computer decide. Upshifts are extremely fast, resulting in smooth acceleration, and due to the uninterrupted power flow it also has the benefit of increasing fuel efficiency.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
2.Has fully independent suspension
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This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
3.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
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A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
4.Has air suspension
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Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
5. longer basic warranty (years)
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The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

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7yrs

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6. longer basic warranty (km)
?

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

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Unlimited km

80 000km

Dimensions

1.weight
?

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Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet 2.0 CVT (2014)

1.63kg

2.04t

2. longer wheelbase
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The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).

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3.32m

2.85m

3. greater cargo volume
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A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.

Best

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014)

3448l

459l

4. shorter length
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2.65m

4.9m

5. more headroom (front)
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More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.

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1.03m

1.02m

6. more headroom (rear)
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More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.

Best

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014)

983mm

927mm

Speed

1. faster acceleration (0-100)
?

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

2.5s

4.3s

2.top speed
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The fastest speed that the vehicle can reach.

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414km/h

249km/h

3. lower coefficient of drag
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The coefficient of drag is one measurement of how well air travels around a vehicle. A lower value means it is more aerodynamic and the engine doesn't have to work as hard. It can result in faster speeds and lower fuel consumption.

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0.29Cd

0.33Cd

Engine

1.Has a turbocharged engine
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A turbocharger compresses the air entering the cylinders, allowing more air (and therefore more fuel) to be added - resulting in a more powerful explosion. This leads to an increase in horsepower without increasing the size and weight of the engine.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
2.maximum torque
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Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

1250Nm

678Nm

3. better fuel economy (highway)
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Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

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0l/100 km

10.7l/100 km

4. more cylinders
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Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.

Best

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16

8

5. larger engine size
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This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

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8l

4.4l

6. better fuel economy (combined)
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Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A higher fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

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3.1l/100 km

13.2l/100 km

Features

1.Has stolen vehicle tracking system
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The vehicle has a tracking system that utilizes GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
2.Has smart key as standard
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A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
3.Has height-adjustable seat belts
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Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
4.Has a rear-view camera
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A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.

BMW M6 Convertible (2015)
5. more airbags
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Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six but some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.

Best

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet E220 CDI (2014)

11

8

6.USB ports
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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)

2

1

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