Following one yr after the debut of the new-generation 4 Series two-door coupe comes the 4 Sequence Gran Coupe — yep, the four-door model. In reality, the 2022 BMW 4 Sequence Gran Coupe is a four-door hatchback.
In comparison with the previous-gen mannequin, the 2022 4 Sequence Gran Coupe physique is 5.9 inches longer, 1 inch wider, and a stunning 2.1 inches taller. The two-door 4 Series is 2 inches decrease and fractionally (0.6-inch) shorter in size. In comparison with the 3 Series sedan, the 4 Sequence four-door is sort of 3 inches longer, an inch wider, and nearly the identical top. Naturally, the design adopts the large, flared-nostril grille. The fascia additionally incorporates adaptive LED headlights together with U-shaped fiber-optic daytime working lights (Icon adaptive LEDs with Laserlight are non-compulsory). A spoiler seems on the trailing fringe of the rear liftgate, whereas the profile view reveals new flush door handles and frameless door glass.
The more-door 4 Sequence will seem first because the rear-wheel-drive 430i and the M440i xDrive. An all-wheel-drive 430i xDrive and a rear-wheel-drive M440i will comply with. That can give the Gran Coupe yet another variant than the (non-M) 4 Sequence two-door coupe.
The 2022 4 Sequence Gran Coupe powertrains mirror these of the two-door automobiles. The 430i makes use of a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that makes 255 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. The M440i’s 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-six produces 382 horsepower and 369 lb-ft and incorporates a 48-volt gentle hybrid system. The latter can not energy the automobile, however facilitates the auto stop-start system (permitting engine shutdown beneath 9 mph) and regenerating brake power.
Each engines are paired solely with an eight-speed automated transmission (what, you have been anticipating a handbook?). The autobox consists of shift paddles, launch management, and a Dash perform. Pulling the left paddle for a second or extra drops the transmission into the bottom obtainable gear and switches all of the powertrain and chassis settings to their max-sport mode.
BMW says the 430i Gran Coupe will go from 0–60 mph in 5.8 seconds, whereas the M440i xDrive Gran Coupe can do it in 4.4 seconds. That places the 430i Gran Coupe 0.3 second behind its two-door sibling, whereas the M440i xDrive Gran Coupe trails its two-door counterpart by 0.1 second.
Normal gear on the Gran Coupe is essentially the identical as that on the two-door, with highlights together with navigation, a moonroof, and energy sport seats. The M440i additionally will get an M sport suspension, M sport differential, M sport brakes, variable sport steering, Shadowline exterior trim and aluminum tetragon inside accents.
For the 430i, main choices embody the M Sport Bundle (M Sport suspension, variable sport steering, 19-inch wheels, aluminum tetragon inside trim, aerodynamic package, M steering wheel, and Sensatec dashboard) and the Dynamic Dealing with Bundle (adaptive M suspension, M sport differential, M Sport brakes, 19-inch wheels). The M440i presents a Cooling and Excessive-Efficiency Tire Bundle that brings the adaptive M suspension, the M Know-how Bundle and 19-inch wheels. Each automobiles might be upgraded with adaptive cruise management with stop-and-go functionality and prolonged traffic-jam help, a surround-view digicam with 3D view, a drive recorder, and a head-up show amongst quite a few different gadgets.
Pricing for the 430i Gran Coupe is $45,795 and the M440i xDrive Gran Coupe is $58,995. That 430i Gran Coupe beginning value is $800 lower than the two-door 430i, and the 440i model is $500 lower than its two-door counterpart. The 2022 BMW 4 Sequence Gran Coupe is ready to achieve dealerships in August.