The 2023 BMW Z4 has been called the “ultimate roadster.”
But what, exactly, is a roadster – and why is the 2023 BMW Z4 possibly the ultimate version?
A roadster such as the BMW Z4 roadster convertible is defined by its compact two-seat design, retractable top, and, most of all, sporty style.
The Z4 is lauded for embodying the essence of a roadster with its sharp lines, high performance, and electric soft top.
The BMW Z4 Roadster features, among other things, a tailored soft top that can be raised or lowered in approximately 10 seconds at speeds up to 30 mph. And it’s definitely not your father’s convertible: The top has been reinforced with panels to reduce road noise, improve cabin acoustics, and help deter break-ins when the vehicle is parked.
It’s sportier than ever yet classic as always. It really is the quintessential two-seat roadster. The BMW Z4 has undeniable sports car attitude, performance, and style – all together in a compact roadster.
The athletic 2023 Z4 sDrive30i now includes the M Sport Package as standard. That means you can enjoy the M Aerodynamic Kit, M Sport Suspension, M Steering Wheel, and exclusive wheel and trim options.
So let’s take a closer look at some of the reasons the 2023 BMW Z4 getting more buzz than other roadsters on the market.
All BMW Z4 models come equipped with sDrive, BMW’s two-wheel RWD system. With engine power distributed to the rear wheels, the BMW Z4 sDrive30i and Z4 M40i deliver quick acceleration and responsive handling with an unmistakably sporty feel.
Those engines and transmission.
The Z4 Roadster is available in two engine variants. The Z4 sDrive30i is powered by a 2.0-liter BMW TwinPower Turbo inline 4-cylinder gasoline engine, delivering 255 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. The Z4 M40i packs a 3.0-liter BMW M TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder gasoline engine, for a breathtaking 382 hp and 368 lb-ft of torque.The 2023 Z4 features a standard 8-speed Sport Automatic Transmission for increased performance and smooth shifts in all gears.
Roadster seating plus technology.
The BMW Z4 roadster convertible has seating for up to two passengers. The BMW Z4 is also equipped with an advanced operating system, seamless safety technology, and personalized infotainment features. The Comfort Access technology lets you lock and unlock your BMW without having to take your key out of your pocket. With the My BMW App, you can stay updated on your BMW’s status (including tire pressure and fuel levels), and easily locate points of interest. From your app, you can also use the available Remote Engine Start to turn on the engine and heat or cool the cabin from your smartphone. Advanced Real-Time Traffic Information provides up-to-date traffic reports and accident alerts, streamlining your trip with live information. With standard wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, you’ll be sure to stay entertained on the road, especially on longer journeys.
Behind this classic sports car is pure power from BMW TwinPower Turbo engines – an inline 4-cylinder in the Z4 sDrive30i delivering up to 255 horsepower and an inline 6-cylinder in the Z4 M40i delivering up to 382 horsepower. The 8-Speed Sport Automatic Transmission ensures shifts are seamless and smooth – so your focus stays on the stunning views ahead.
Stands out from the crowd.
It’s hard to resist this classic roadster – especially with newly available 19″ Jet Black Bi-color V-spoke wheels. The 2023 BMW Z4 M40i Roadster dazzles in such hues as Thundernight Metallic. The Z4 wasn’t built to blend in. That’s why there’s a bold new selection of paint colors, including Thundernight Metallic, Portimao Blue Metallic, and Skyscraper Grey Metallic. You will make a strong first impression with new mesh grilles and lower air breathers, available in high-gloss black with the Shadowline package.
Open-air. The tailored electric top can be raised or lowered in seconds to transform your Z4 into a convertible cruiser.
You control the road.
The Z4’s athletic agility comes courtesy of a rigid body, sports-tuned suspension, and near-perfect 50/50 weight distribution – for precise responsiveness on every road you explore.
To sum up: it’s hard to top the style and driving fun of the BMW Z4. From the new mesh grilles to the tailored electric top, this roadster is a dream realized. The sharp outline created by the large air breathers, integrated rear spoiler, and diffuser embodies the sports car attitude.
It’s simply designed to rivet you, the driver. So much so that every interior control and display in this two-door sports car is optimized around the driver’s seat. Moreover, visual cues in exterior mirrors alert you to hazards in blind spots, with steering wheel vibration. If your Z4 strays from its lane, this automated system alerts you to get back on track. Visual and acoustic alerts activate in busy areas, and brakes intervene at speeds up to 35 mph.
In other words, the 2023 Z4 Roadster is a seamless extension of your digital life – keeping you connected to your go-to entertainment and apps. The My BMW App lets you lock and unlock doors, check vehicle status, or use available Remote Engine Start to get things running from your mobile device.Standard wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility lets you switch between operating systems in seconds – and makes it easy to access your favorite apps, entertainment, and more.
It’s a pure-bred roadster, through and through. And it’s a BMW, which means it’s also the ultimate driving machine. More visually appealing than ever. With a bevy of design and technology updates.
Revel in the freedom of the open road in the new BMW Z4 Roadster.
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