The experience of BMW’s Motorsport division was in full show in Frankfurt with the unveil of the brand new M8 GTE and the present M4 GT4 race car. The M4 GT4 makes use of developments bits from the M6 GT3 whereas the engine and transmission, together with management electronics, have been adopted from the BMW M4 Coupe. The carbon bonnet comes from the BMW M4 GTS and as well as, the BMW M4 GT4 has carbon-fibre doorways, motorsport-specific entrance splitters and rear wings, and a racing exhaust system. The seat, brakes and pedal field make use of options which can be additionally included within the prime mannequin in buyer racing, the BMW M6 GT3. The inside idea is designed totally for the consolation of the driving force, in order that she or he can focus absolutely on driving.
BMW touts compiling over 20,000 check kilometers whereas creating the automobile, which is along with wind tunnel time and different fine-tuning duties. And the GT4 features a new, intelligent trick: the flexibility to suit it with one among a number of energy sticks. These sticks come preprogrammed with totally different efficiency ranges and join with the engine management software program to shortly regulate the stability of efficiency from one race to the following.
The M4 GT4’s twin-turbocharged three.Zero-liter inline-six will be traced again to the manufacturing M4. Fitted with a racing exhaust, the engine produces 431 hp. All of that energy is shipped by way of a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission that’s been programmed for racing.
The BMW M4 GT4 prices 169,000 Euros (plus VAT).