BMW is one of the companies that choose to still have some of their top models with manual transmissionwith the lever next to the driver, and this is quite appreciated by the buying public.
The newer model coming to accept this addition to its range is the BMW Z4 M40i of 2025which will be offered with 6-speed gearboxwithin the package Hand switchwhich loosely translates to “manual gearbox”.
The one in question gearbox he's got modified properly to function harmoniously with its engine Z4with changes to gears and to axesbut also to himself leverits length and the data where connect with the transmission system.
With the mechanical gearboxthe purchasers of the edition Pure Impulse of the model they will see upgrades at postsand one enhanced anti-reversibilitybeam in the front part. In a level softwarethere are improvements in the steering systemin the traction controlon how it works differential of section Mand how they react dampers in rear suspensionthus making the information received by the driver more direct and clear compared to the version with the automatic transmission.
In the “heart” of the roadster one will find one 3-liter, in-line 6-cylinder, twin-turbo engine performance 340 PS at 5,000-6,500 rpm and 500 Nmof torque at 1,600-4,500 rpm.
In the manual transmission version, the Z4 M40i can reach the 100 km/h in 4.2 secondswhile top speed electronically limited to 250 km/h.
In addition to the six-speed manual transmission, chassis tuning and combination light alloy wheels M with diameter 19 and 20 inchesthe Pure Impulse version also adds individual features to the exterior design of the BMW Z4 M40i, which give the roadster a sharper look that underlines overall him sporty character of the car. At the same time, they complement the existing ones accessories M where optimize airflow and aerodynamic balance.
Among them is the finish M High-gloss Shadowline in many places – including exclusive marking of the model on the front side panels and the rear of the vehicle – the covers of exterior mirrorswhich are painted in glossy black, the special ones designed fins for the optimization her flow of air in the area around the rear wheel arches as well as the red brake calipers for the brakes M Sport.
The news outside colors are also part of its specifications of Pure Impulse edition. The color palette for vehicles intended for European markets includes a metallic finish Frozen Deep Greenwhile for those that will be available in the USA the metallic body color Sanremo Green. In addition, exterior paints from its well-known color range BMW Z4 can be chosen as an alternative to the new colors.
As far as costs are concerned, at USA the Z4 M40i with the manual transmission it will cost $70,945, $3,500 more from automaticand 15.000 dollars more from the manual Toyota Supra.
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