BMW clinches 4 category victories und countless lectern places in a 2017 “sport automobile award”.

Posted on 12. Oct, 2017 by in BMW Canada

Munich. Driving pleasure, dynamics and everyday
bearing in all automobile classes – attributes with that BMW has
always been means to convince. Just how many BMW business and fans
comparison conclude this has been substantiated nonetheless again by a result
of a readers’ choice hold by a trade repository “sport auto”. In the
voting for “the sportiest cars of 2017”, a sum of 4 class
victories went to BMW automobiles, these being complemented by three
serve lectern places and 2nd place in a opinion for “Best Brand 2017”.

For a second time in succession, one of a many sought-after
“sport car awards” went to a BMW M2 Coupe (fuel expenditure in
l/100 km (combined): 8.5 (7.9); CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 199
(185))1. Furthermore, a BMW M240i Convertible (fuel
expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 8.3; CO2 emissions in g/km
(combined): 189) and a BMW M240i Coupe (fuel expenditure in l/100 km
(combined): 7.8 – 7.1; CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 179-163) each
seized a desired trophy. As in a prior year, a BMW 340i Sedan
(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 7.7 – 7.4.); CO2 emissions
in g/km (combined): 179 -172) also managed to make it to a winner’s
rostrum. So this year, too, BMW was means to grasp an excellent
outcome in a readers’ choice. With second place in a voting for
“Best Brand” 2017, a BMW M4 GT4 from BMW Motorsport distinguished a
serve outrageous success in a difficulty “Best Customer Sports Programme
in a GT4 Class”.

Once again a opinion valid how renouned BMW is with
performance-oriented readers. With victories for twin coupes, one
car and a sedan as good as tip places in many other voting
categories, a outcome of a opinion also impressively underscores the
immeasurable spectrum of products offering by BMW and BMW M.

In a quick line again: The BMW M2 Coupe.

Like final year, a BMW M2 seized a pretension in a difficulty “Coupes
adult to 100 000 Euros”. The altogether package for a compact
high-performance car from a BMW M GmbH, that was compiled
with a assistance of imagination from engine racing, worried a enthusiasm
of readers nonetheless again. The BMW M2 Coupe’s true six-cylinder petrol
engine with M TwinPower Turbo record and a limit energy outlay of
272 kW/370 hp ensures superb pushing dynamics, and an aluminium
lightweight M Sport cessation provides for a many accurate handling
characteristics also in rarely energetic pushing situations. 

BMW M Performance automobiles applaud twin victories in a row.

With a new BMW M240i Coupe and a M240i Convertible, a two
categories “Coupes adult to 50 000 Euros” and “Convertibles/Roadsters up
to 50 000 Euros” sojourn – as in a final 3 years – resolutely in the
hands of BMW. The twin sporty successors to a hitherto successful
BMW M235i Coupe (fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 8.1 – 7.6.;
CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 189 – 176) and Convertible (fuel
expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 8.5 – 7.9; CO2 emissions in g/km
(combined): 199 – 184) respectively remonstrate above all by a new
era of record underneath a bonnet.

Both BMW M Performance automobiles underline a new chronicle of the
true six-cylinder petrol engine featuring M Performance TwinPower
Turbo record delivering a limit energy outlay of 250 kW/340 hp,
and are also accessible with a four-wheel expostulate complement xDrive as an
choice to required rear-wheel expostulate technology.

Destined for victory: The new BMW 340i.

In a difficulty “Sedans/estate cars adult to 50 000 Euros” a BMW 335i
Sedan (fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 7.9 – 7.2; CO2
emissions in g/km (combined): 186 – 169) managed to bind a “sport
car award” 3 times in succession, and a follow-up model, the
BMW 340i, continued this considerable array not usually final year though also
in this year’s readers’ choice. A sporty impression and excellent
dynamics joined with a using fibre of a straight
six-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo record and
240 kW/326 hp helped a BMW 340i, that is also optionally available
with intelligent four-wheel expostulate record xDrive, seize initial place
nonetheless again.

BMW Motorsport’s spearhead for a private driver: The BMW M4 GT4.

In a voting for a “Best Brand” 2017, BMW Motorsport’s customer
sports programme was means to win an considerable second place in a GT4
difficulty with a M4 GT4. Developing a classical patron sports automobile like
this has always been one of BMW Motorsport’s core competences. The
BMW M4 GT4 is designed wholly for use by private teams, who from
2018 onwards will have a possibility to expostulate it to feat around the
creation in a appealing GT4 category.

The “sport car award” is one of a automotive sector’s longest
determined competitions motionless by a readers’ vote. 13 211 readers,
who were means to select between 234 models in 25 categories,
participated in a 25th edition.


Overview of placements:

“sport car award”:

Winner sedans/estate cars adult to 50 000 Euros: BMW 340i

(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 7.7 – 7.4; CO2 emissions in
g/km (combined): 179 – 172)

Winner convertibles/roadsters adult to 50 000 Euros: BMW M240i Convertible

(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 8.3. – 7.4; CO2 emissions
in g/km (combined): 189 – 169)

Winner coupes adult to 50 000 Euros: BMW M240i Coupe

(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 7.8 – 7.1; CO2 emissions in
g/km (combined): 179 – 163)

Winner coupes adult to 100 000 Euros: BMW M2 Coupe

(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 8.5 – 7.9; CO2 emissions in
g/km (combined): 199 – 185)

2nd place sedans/estate cars adult to 100 000 Euros: BMW M3 Competition

(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 8.8 – 8.3; CO2 emissions in
g/km (combined): 204 -194)

3rd place compress cars: BMW M140i xDrive

(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 7.4; CO2 emissions in g/km
(combined): 169)

3rd place diesel: BMW 435d Coupe xDrive

(fuel expenditure in l/100 km (combined): 5.9 – 4.0; CO2 emissions in
g/km (combined): 155 – 106)


“Best Brand”:

2nd place Motorsport “Best Customer Sports Programme GT4 Class” BMW
M4 GT4


1) Figures in brackets describe to a automobile featuring a
7-speed M twin purchase delivery with Drivelogic.


Specified fuel expenditure and CO2 glimmer levels were determined
according to a stipulated measuring procession VO (EU) 2007/715 in
a particular chronicle germane for a capitulation of a vehicle.
Figures describe to a fundamentally configured automobile in Germany, the
margins permitting for differences in a choice of wheels and tyre
sizes. CO2 potency sum outcome from a guideline 1999/94/EG and
a EnVKV newcomer cars and are personal according to a fuel
expenditure and CO2 glimmer levels stipulated by a NEDC.

Further information regarding to a central fuel expenditure and
a central specific CO2 emissions of new newcomer cars is contained
in a “Leitfaden über basement Kraftstoffverbrauch, die CO2-Emmisionen,
basement Stromverbrauch neuer Personenkraftwagen” (Guide to fuel
consumption, CO2 emissions and energy expenditure of new passenger
cars), that is accessible giveaway of assign from all sales outlets and during

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