BMW has various car series ranging from the 2 series to the 7 series, which has a huge market in Europe, where the car has recorded high sales numbers. Over the last couple of years, one car series has stood out from the other BMW series, which is the 4 series due to its popularity and affordability. This series is regarded as a direct upgrade from the 3 series since it has more advanced technologies and newer car features. This ensures that the BMW series could compete with other popular cars in the Coupe category such as the Mercedes C-Class and Audi A5. The new 4 series has slightly modified its exterior and other components such as its rear and front bumpers, redesigned alloy wheels and LED lights. This new series has also introduced a wider variety of colors to be used for the cars. The 4 series is also available in either a V6 or 4-cylinder engines (440i and 430i models) offering amazing power, excellent handling, and fuel efficiency. One thing that the 4 series guarantees you is that you will enjoy the complete BMW experience.
The two versions of the 4 series that can be found on the market include the hardtop convertible and the 2-door coupe. They exist in two available trims: 435i and the 428i, which can come in either 4WD or AWD. The 435i has more power production, keyless entry and ignition, satellite radio, reclining rear seats, impressive 16-speaker audio system BMW Assist program, iDrive electronic system and a 4-way power lumbar specifically designed for the car’s front seats. The 428i has 18” wheels, LED accents and xenon headlights, premium leather upholstery, reclining rear seats, the latest climate control system, BMW Assist program, nine-speaker audio system and the updated iDrive electronic system.
Performance and MPG
The 4 series is available as a 4WD and AWD in addition to its turbocharged 4-cylinnder engine that produces 255 pounds of torque and 240 horsepower. It also comes with an 8-speed automatic and 6-speed manual transmission with a start-stop automatic function that makes sure the car is turned off when it stops. The 4 Series Coupe was tested by Edmunds, and it achieved a swift acceleration from 0 to 60mph in approximately 5.4 seconds. It can achieve an average of 27 mpg, doing 35 and 23 mpg on highways and the city, which are excellent figures considering the engine’s capacity.
Safety Features and Reliability
The 4 series has several safety features installed to ensure that all its occupants are safe at all times. These features include antilock disc braking system, front side and knee airbags, new side curtain airbags and a rollover protection system. It also has lane departure notification, parking sensors, automatic collision notification, side and top-view cameras and blind spot monitoring as extra safety features to help you and the car’s computer to know the car’s immediate driving environment. Additionally, the car has improved braking and stability systems to ensure a comfortable and safe drive at all times.
The interior of the 4 Series has similar design, use of premium materials, and classic analog gauges as the 3 Series. However, with the available trims, you can easily customize the interior cabin to suit your personal taste. The car has a 6.5” display that enables the use of the touchpad interface so as you can interact with the various car’s menus and functionalities. It offers crisp, clear graphics and straightforward menus for easier navigation. It has low-positioned, comfortable and supportive sport seats to make the car achieve a sporting vibe.
The 4 series lustrous exterior makes the car more appealing and promises an exhilarating driving experience, and it truly delivers. The car’s 4-cylinnder engine produces 255 pounds of torque and 240 horsepower, which delivers superb real-life acceleration when driven on the highway that can be enjoyed from dawn to dusk.
Enough cargo space
Beautiful and bold exterior
A range of interior selections
Newest safety features
Option of a manual transmission
Hardly any standard features
Little backseat space
Use of different interior material qualities