2017 BMW 6 Series Release Date, Review and Specs

2017 BMW 6 Series Review

The new 2017 BMW 6 Series coupe sets the benchmark in the luxury car segment with its innovative equipment features, luxurious interior ambience, intoxicating sports performance, and majestic ride quality. It is also available as the 6 Series Convertible and 6 Series Gran Coupe, which are further offered with high-end features that provide imposing elegance, advanced technologies, and upscale comfort and driving dynamics. Its release date and pricing details are available, read on to more about them and other details.

2017 BMW 650i front angle, grille and headlights

For 2017, the BMW 6 Series gains standard equipment such as Wi-Fi hotspot, and a wireless phone charging available on the updated iDrive infotainment system. Those craving for high-end coupe and convertible capabilities will sure find the new 6 Series satisfying especially considering the unique blend of comfort, refinement, power, and style it offers. Furthermore, it has been appealing to its existing customer base through features such as its voluminous cargo capacity, impeccable constructed and appointed cabin. Powerful six-cylinder engine, and an available V8 engine that provides inspiring thrust and sounds.

2017 BMW 6 Series BMW 650i red color, rear angle

Shoppers looking for a high-end car in this class probably look for performance, quality, comfort and style. The new 2017 BMW 6 Series not only offers these features but it also provides top-notch high-quality interior features, serene ride quality, and excellent interior ambience. Pinpoint refinements and eye-catching accents highlight the body design aesthetics.

2017 BMW 6 Series BMW 640i exterior, headlights

The only foible that seems to scarify the appeal of the BMW 6 Series 2017 is perhaps the cramped rear seats that make it almost impossible to transport more than one passenger. Otherwise, the new model is a luxurious jack of all trades when it comes to quality, speed, comfort, and style.

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2017 BMW 6 Series convertible black color

In terms of competition, alternatives to consider include the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Jaguar F-Type, 2017 Porsche 911, and the S-Class.

2017 BMW 6 Series Release Date & Price

Here are the MSRP pricing details: BMW 6 Series Coupe – $76,600, the 6 Series Sedan – $79,800, and the 6 Series Convertible – $85,100. You can look up for lease deals on online BMW platforms. As regards the release date, expect the new model sometime in early 2017.

2017 BMW 6 Series release date

2017 BMW 6 Series Exterior Spy Shots

All models in the new BMW 6 Series gain newly styled exterior features albeit mild. While not all features are conspicuous due to the heavily cladded camouflage, the changes are welcome news considering the high level of rivalry that exist in the segment.

2017 BMW 6 Series spy photos

According to teaser images going rounds on the internet, the lines and aerodynamic cues are slightly redesigned, as are the headlights, and grille. The exterior colors palette remains unchanged however. Some of the exterior features available for the BMW 640i model include automatic adaptive LED headlights, a sport exhaust system, eighteen-inch wheels, and automatic wipers.

2017 BMW 6 Series convertible, side angle, black color, alloy wheels

The 2017 BMW 6 Series Convertible models gets you nineteen-inch wheels, and a power soft top, while the 6 Series M Sport package comes with an aerodynamic body kit, a dark exterior trim, and 19/20-inch wheels.

2017 BMW 6 Series Interior Photos

The new 2017 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, BMW 6 Series Coupe, and 6 Series Convertible all get a signature interior design that is dominated by a seamless connection between the front seats and the rear compartment, elegantly sweeping surfaces, and a driver-focused cockpit.

2017 BMW 640i interior, steering wheel, gear shift knob, dashboard and lcd screen

The interior also boasts of an extensive spread of high-quality standard accessories and options, luxurious interior ambience in addition to the beguilingly exclusive edges available, regardless of the body variant specified and the engine fitted.

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2017 BMW 6 Series interior, leather seats, gear shift knob and steering wheel

Some of the available standard accessories available include a sunroof, adaptive suspension dampers, leather upholstery, an electronic telescopic-and-tilt steering wheel, a rearview camera, automatic climate control, driver memory settings, and heated six-way power front seats. The BMW 6 Series Convertible 2017 features an upgraded leather upholstery, sixteen-way power front seats, and sixteen-speaker Harman Kardon surround-sound audio system.

Available Trims

Two trims are available: BMW 640i and the BMW 650i. Meanwhile, separate reviews for the 4 door 2017 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe and BMW M6 are provided elsewhere on this blog.

2017 BMW 6 Series BMW 650i rear view, taillights and tailpipe


Wheelbase: 9 ft. 4.4 in. (112.4 in.)
Length: 16 ft. 0.6 in. (192.6 in.)
Width: 6 ft. 2.6 in. (74.6 in.)
Passenger volume: 88 ft³
Cargo volume: 11-12 ft³
Curb weight: 4223 lb
Top Speed: 155 mph
0-60: 4.9 sec
MPG: 21/31 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Alpine White, Black Sapphire Metallic, Carbon Black Metallic, Cashmere Silver Metallic, Citrin Black Metallic, Frozen Brilliant White Metallic, Frozen Bronze Metallic, Glacier Silver Metallic, Jatoba Brown Metallic, Jet Black, Mediterranean Blue Metallic, Melbourne Red Metallic…
Towing Capacity: N/A lbs

Engine Specs

At the heart of the BMW 640i is a pairing of an eight-speed automatic transmission and a turbocharged 3.0L six-cylinder engine able to send 315 hp and 330 lbs. ft. of torque to all the four wheels via the xDrive AWD system. The BMW 650i, on the other hand, derives its power from a 445-horsepower – generating turbocharged 4.4L V8 engine.

2017 BMW 6 Series engine

Safety Review

Automatic braking capability, forward collision mitigation, active lane-departure, adaptive cruise control, a night-vision display, and a surround-view camera are just some of the available driver assisting technologies offered for the BMW 6 Series 2017. Results for the crash impact protection from NHTSA will be offered on its release date.

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2017 BMW 6 Series convertible BMW 650i red color

2017 BMW 6 Series convertible, taillights, tailpipe and alloy wheels

2017 BMW 6 Series convertible exterior

2017 BMW 6 Series front view, headlights and grille

2017 BMW 650i exterior, alloy wheels and taillights

2017 BMW 6 Series convertible

2017 bmw 6 series convertible redesign interior, leather seats

2017 BMW 6 Series BMW 650i trunk