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2012 BMW 6 Series - Road Test Specs

2012 BMW 6 Series Convertible

(4.4L V8 Twin-turbo 6-speed Manual)


Year Make Model2012 BMW 6 Series 2dr Convertible (4.4L 8cyl Turbo 6A)
Vehicle TypeRWD 2dr 4-passenger Convertible
Estimated MSRP$91,375
Assembly locationDingolfing, Germany


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeTwin-turbocharged, direct-injected, V8, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)4,395/268
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves/cylinder variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.0
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)400 @ 5,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)450 @ 1,750
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission type8-speed Automatic


Suspension, frontIndependent double-wishbones, coil springs, driver-adjustable 4-mode variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, driver-adjustable 4-mode variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional with active rear-steer
Tire typeAll-season, run-flat
Tire size245/40R19
Wheel size19-by-8.5 inches front and rear
Wheel materialAlloy
Brakes, frontVentilated disc
Brakes, rearVentilated disc

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)5.0

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)22 (est. combined)

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,277
Length (in.)192.6
Width (in.)74.5
Height (in.)53.7
Wheelbase (in.)112.4
Trunk volume (cu-ft)12.3
Trunk volume, top down (cu-ft)10.6

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