"As with the usual BMW 4-Series models, BMW M4 Coupe and Convertible get a fresh touch for 2018 model year. Updates include new front and rear bumpers and headlight, along with now standard full-LED headlamps. ConnectedDrive navigation system now comes as standard. 2018 M4 models generate 431 hp, but with the Competition Package that number jumps to 450 hp. Below is the offical press release from BMW:" Ed.
The BMW M4 Coupe and BMW M4 Convertible represent the epitome of a high-performance sports car offering unrestricted everyday practicality. The six-cylinder engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology fitted as standard under the bonnet of both BMW M4 model versions generates a mighty 317 kW / 431 hp, propelling them to exceptional performance (fuel consumption combined: 9.1 – 8.3 l/100 km [31.0 – 34.0 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 213 – 194 g/km).
The sportiest members of the BMW 4 Series family also boast a new look. The BMW M4 Coupe and BMW M4 Convertible now come as standard with the adaptive full-LED headlights, complete with hexagonal graphic. The new LED rear lights again freshen up appearances and inject technical appeal. Elegant and sophisticated touches in the cabin.
Both BMW M4 models feature new-look, illuminated M emblems on the front seats, while chrome applications, electroplated detailing and double stitching on the instrument panel add further highly sophisticated touches in the interior. The list of optional extras for the BMW M4 Coupe and BMW M4 Convertible likewise includes the Navigation system Professional with new user interface, the ConnectedDrive navigation package complete with inductive charging of mobile phones and a WiFi hotspot, and Apple CarPlay preparation.
The BMW M4 Coupe and BMW M4 Convertible now come as standard with the ConnectedDrive navigation package, including inductive mobile phone charging and a WiFi hotspot. And the BMW M4 models also gain a start menu featuring further developed display graphics, with large, configurable tiles. Competition Package takes sporting ability to another new level.
Since spring 2016, BMW M GmbH has also been offering a Competition Package for both M4 body variants that brings out their dynamic character to an even greater degree. As well as measures to hone their handling properties and a variety of exclusive equipment features, the package also includes a 14 kW / 19 hp power hike to 331 kW / 450 hp (BMW M4 Coupe: fuel consumption combined: 8.8 – 8.3 l/100 km [32.1 – 34.0 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 204 – 194 g/km.
BMW M4 Convertible: fuel consumption combined: 9.1 – 8.7 l/100 km [31.0 – 32.5 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 213 – 203 g/km). With extra power comes even sharper dynamics. When the optional sevenspeed M Double-Clutch Transmission is specified, the BMW M4 Coupe races from zero to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 4.0 seconds (standard: 4.1 s), while the BMW M4 Convertible takes 4.3 seconds (standard: 4.4 s) to hit the same mark. The model variants with six-speed manual transmission also shave 0.1 seconds off the time of the same model without the Competition Package.
As part of the model pdate measures, the Competition Package is now available with the option of new forged 20-inch light-alloy wheels in Starspoke 666 M style in black.