BMW first launched the M4 GTS again in 2016, as a track-focused variant of the M4 Coupe powered by the identical 3.0-liter twin-turbo straight six because the latter.
Nevertheless, output was raised and plenty of different mods had been carried out as a way to make the GTS extra fulfilling to drive and extra agile round a race observe. The Bavarian model solely made 700 models, and one in all them is getting auctioned off via Bring a Trailer with simply 61 miles (98 km) on the clock.
Out of these 700 models, solely 300 had been designated for the U.S. market, which implies you’d be driving round in a reasonably unique automotive. Oh, and don’t let that four-point roll cage deceive you – the GTS is totally avenue authorized.
The outside is completed in Mineral Gray Metallic and comes with a carbon fiber roof, entrance spoiler and a manually-adjustable rear wing. Additionally current is an ordinary black kidney grille and the Shadowline trim, which got here at no further price. The wheels in the meantime measure 20-inches, function copper accents and are shod in Michelin Pilot Cup Sport 2 tires.
Inside, there’s loads of leather-based and ultrasuede, with manually-adjustable sports activities seats and a four-point roll bar positioned the place the rear seats would have been. You additionally get material pull handles as an alternative of standard door handles and an Alcantara steering wheel.
Lastly we are able to discuss efficiency, with this automotive’s twin turbo straight-six placing down 500 PS (493 HP) and 600 Nm (443 lb-ft) of torque. It additionally weighs 60 lbs (27 kg) lower than the usual M4, and may rocket to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.eight seconds.
In accordance with BMW, the M4 GTS was a 24 seconds faster across the Nurburgring Nordschleife than the usual M4 Coupe, finishing a full lap in 7 minutes and 28 seconds.