BMW stops the production of Z4 RoadsterAugust 30, 2016
German car giant BMW stops the production of Z4 Roadster, which released in 2009. During this time produced more than 115,000 of these machines. The last car that came off the production line in Regensburg badged roadster Z4 sDrive35is has been made in color Valencia Orange Metallic. The car received a 3.0 liter petrol engine N54 with a 6-cylinder.
BMW already testing a successor roadster Z4. Premiere of new items to be held in late 2017. The car created on a completely new platform, which was created in cooperation with Toyota. In serial execution model can be named Z5.
Hybrid car get power unit and all wheel drive system. According to preliminary data, the car will be presented in two versions – Z5 sDrive30i with a 2.0 liter engine B48 series and Z5 M40i with a 3.0 liter V58 series.
Successor Z4, unlike its predecessor, will receive soft folding roof. This is done to reduce the vehicle weight and improving handling on the road.
Production of new models planned to organize in Austria in the company of Magna. Start of production is planned for 2018.