2013 BMW M6 Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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What's New for 2013:

  • Redesigned inside and out
  • coupe or convertible body styles
  • Twin-turbo, 4.4-liter V-8 engine
  • 7-speed M-DCT gearbox
  • Automatic stop/start technology
  • BMW claims 0-60 mph acceleration in 4.1 seconds

Exterior Features
BMW fits 19-inch aluminum wheels to the all-new 2013 M6, which features sportier styling cues, compared with the non-M 6 Series. Standard features include adaptive xenon headlights, LED corona-ring running lights, LED taillights, and adaptive brake lights.

Interior Features
Merino extended leather is standard on the new M6, and includes Sun Reflective Technology on M6 Convertible models. Additionally, the M6 features unique carbon fiber black cabin trim, M steering wheel with M Drive pre-configured driving mode buttons, 20-way M multi-contour sports seats and, in the M6 coupe, an Alcantara upholstery roof liner. The iDrive navigation and infotainment system includes a 10.2-inch display, and the M6 is also equipped with dual-zone automatic climate control and a premium audio system with HD radio.

Optional Features
BMW M6 shoppers can choose from among various options, including ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, Bang & Olufsen surround-sound system, configurable color head-up display, M-design 20-inch wheels, and more. Through BMW Individual, custom tailoring options are also available.

Under the Hood
The 2013 BMW M6 is equipped with a twin-turbocharged, 4.4-liter V-8 engine providing 560 horsepower between 5,750 and 7,000 rpm and 500 lb.-ft. of torque between 1,500 and 5,750 rpm. A 7-speed M-Double Clutch Transmission (M-DCT) delivers power to the rear wheels, and BMW says the M6 coupe accelerates from zero to 60 mph in 4.1 seconds (4.3 seconds for the M6 Convertible).

The M-DCT transmission features Drivelogic with automatic and manual modes combined with a total of 6 driving programs, which are managed using the gear selector or paddle shifters. Launch Control is also standard, along with automatic stop/start technology, and M Driving Dynamics Control with Comfort, Sport, and Sport Plus settings for the suspension, steering and throttle response.

Fuel Economy
The EPA had not finalized fuel-economy estimates for the 2013 BMW M6 when this overview was written.

Safety
Every 2013 BMW M6 is equipped with 4 air bags, reversing camera, front and rear parking sensors, Dynamic Cruise Control, and BMW Assist telematics with automatic crash notification. The Dynamic Stability Control system includes an M Dynamic mode. The M6 is also equipped with compound-rotor performance brakes featuring cornering brake control, Dynamic Brake Control, Brake Assistant, Brake Drying, brake-fade compensation, and start-off assistant. The M6 Convertible also features a rollover protection system that deploys in the event of a rollover accident.

Safety-related options for the 2013 BMW M6 include lane-departure warning, night vision with pedestrian detection, active blind-spot monitoring system, and Surround View cameras.

The 2013 BMW M6 had not been crash tested by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) or the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when this overview was written.

What's New for 2013:

  • Redesigned inside and out
  • coupe or convertible body styles
  • Twin-turbo, 4.4-liter V-8 engine
  • 7-speed M-DCT gearbox
  • Automatic stop/start technology
  • BMW claims 0-60 mph acceleration in 4.1 seconds

Exterior Features
BMW fits 19-inch aluminum wheels to the all-new 2013 M6, which features sportier styling cues, compared with the non-M 6 Series. Standard features include adaptive xenon headlights, LED corona-ring running lights, LED taillights, and adaptive brake lights.

Interior Features
Merino extended leather is standard on the new M6, and includes Sun Reflective Technology on M6 Convertible models. Additionally, the M6 features unique carbon fiber black cabin trim, M steering wheel with M Drive pre-configured driving mode buttons, 20-way M multi-contour sports seats and, in the M6 coupe, an Alcantara upholstery roof liner. The iDrive navigation and infotainment system includes a 10.2-inch display, and the M6 is also equipped with dual-zone automatic climate control and a premium audio system with HD radio.

Optional Features
BMW M6 shoppers can choose from among various options, including ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, Bang & Olufsen surround-sound system, configurable color head-up display, M-design 20-inch wheels, and more. Through BMW Individual, custom tailoring options are also available.

Under the Hood
The 2013 BMW M6 is equipped with a twin-turbocharged, 4.4-liter V-8 engine providing 560 horsepower between 5,750 and 7,000 rpm and 500 lb.-ft. of torque between 1,500 and 5,750 rpm. A 7-speed M-Double Clutch Transmission (M-DCT) delivers power to the rear wheels, and BMW says the M6 coupe accelerates from zero to 60 mph in 4.1 seconds (4.3 seconds for the M6 Convertible).

The M-DCT transmission features Drivelogic with automatic and manual modes combined with a total of 6 driving programs, which are managed using the gear selector or paddle shifters. Launch Control is also standard, along with automatic stop/start technology, and M Driving Dynamics Control with Comfort, Sport, and Sport Plus settings for the suspension, steering and throttle response.

Fuel Economy
The EPA had not finalized fuel-economy estimates for the 2013 BMW M6 when this overview was written.

Safety
Every 2013 BMW M6 is equipped with 4 air bags, reversing camera, front and rear parking sensors, Dynamic Cruise Control, and BMW Assist telematics with automatic crash notification. The Dynamic Stability Control system includes an M Dynamic mode. The M6 is also equipped with compound-rotor performance brakes featuring cornering brake control, Dynamic Brake Control, Brake Assistant, Brake Drying, brake-fade compensation, and start-off assistant. The M6 Convertible also features a rollover protection system that deploys in the event of a rollover accident.

Safety-related options for the 2013 BMW M6 include lane-departure warning, night vision with pedestrian detection, active blind-spot monitoring system, and Surround View cameras.

The 2013 BMW M6 had not been crash tested by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) or the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when this overview was written.

Available Trims for the 2013 BMW M6
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 2dr Cpe Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 108350.00 Engine 4.4L/268 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name 2dr Conv Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 114650.00 Engine 4.4L/268 City/Hwy MPG 0/0

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INTERIOR
  • Carbon fiber black trim
  • 20-way power front M Multi-contour seats -inc: 4-way lumbar support, articulated upper backrest, adjustable backrest width, adjustable thigh support, Driver & passenger seat memory, active head restraints w/adjustable side support
  • 3-stage heated front seats
  • Extended Merino leather upholstery and door trim -inc: sun-reflective technology
  • Adjustable front center armrest
  • Front console w/cupholders
  • Floormats
  • M-badged door sills
  • 3-spoke leather-wrapped multi-function M sport steering wheel -inc: paddle shifters and controls for audio system, cruise control, and Bluetooth wireless communication for hands-free mobile phone & phonebook downloading, 2-position memory
  • Power tilt and telescopic steering wheel with automatic tilt-up
  • Instrument cluster with additional integrated LED display
  • Service interval indicator
  • Expanded check control vehicle monitoring system
  • Exterior temperature display with alarm for freezing temperatures
  • iDrive system -inc: on-board computer & controller, (8) programmable memory buttons
  • Vehicle & key memory
  • Power windows -inc: key-off & "one touch" up & down operation both front & rear, anti-trapping feature, opening from remote, closing from exterior lock
  • Comfort access keyless entry with multi-function remote control
  • Coded driveaway protection(prevents engine start when your key fob with constantly changing electronic code is not used)
  • Integrated 3-button universal garage-door opener
  • Dynamic cruise control
  • Remote keyless entry security alarm system -inc: selective unlocking & double-lock features (programmed at BMW center), remote trunk opening, interior motion detector, panic feature
  • Anti-theft alarm system -inc: keyhead remote operation & interior motion detector
  • Navigation system -inc: 10.2" display, voice feedback, voice command system, Real Time Traffic Info, online info services
  • Automatic climate control -inc: separate left/right temperature & air distribution controls, automatic air recirculation
  • Micro-filter ventilation system -inc: replaceable active-charcoal filters
  • Heated driver's door lock and rear-window defroster
  • Auxiliary power outlet
  • Automatic-dimming rear-view mirror
  • Smokers pkg
  • Anthracite Alcantara headliner
  • Ambiance interior lighting
  • Dual front sun visors with illuminated mirrors
  • Ski bag
EXTERIOR
  • Star Spoke (Style 344M) 19 x 9.5 front, 19 x 10.5 rear forged alloy wheels -inc: P265/40R19 front & P295/35R19 rear performance tires
  • M mobility system (includes lifetime BMW Roadside Assistance for tire assistance)
  • Fully lined power softtop -inc: heated glass rear window that can be raised and lowered independently of softtop
  • Wraparound body-color bumpers -inc: hydraulic energy absorbers & front-compressible elements
  • BMW M front spoiler, rear apron/air diffuser
  • Shadowline exterior trim
  • Xenon adaptive headlights -inc: dynamic auto-leveling, corona headlight-rings, cornering Lights
  • Adaptive light control for Automatic headlight on/off control
  • Adaptive brakelights
  • Side-view mirrors -inc: auto-dimming, pwr fold-up feature & automatic tilt-down of passenger's side-view mirror when vehicle is shifted into reverse gear, 2-position memory
  • Heated side-view mirrors, windshield washer jets, door locks
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers -inc: automatic headlight control & headlight washing system
  • Retractable, high-intensity headlight washers
  • Aluminum doors
  • Ground-illuminating lights in door handles
  • Black soft convertible top
MECHANICAL
  • 4.4-liter, 32-valve 560-hp V-8 engine -inc: M TwinScroll turbo technology, high precision direct injection, 4 overhead camshafts, Double-VANOS steplessly variable valve timing
  • 7-speed M double clutch transmission (M-DCT) -inc: Drivelogic
  • Auto start-stop function
  • G-sensitive semi-dry-sump lubrication system
  • 3-way catalytic converter w/heated oxygen sensor
  • All Season Traction w/Active M Differential
  • Lightweight integral rear axle
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Oil coolant heat exchanger
  • Aluminum double-pivot strut-type front suspension and 4-link integral rear suspension
  • M Sport suspension -inc: M calibration (stiffened dampers, springs & anti-roll bars; modified rear axle geometry)
  • Lightweight, double-joint spring strut front axle w/aluminum crossbar
  • M Dynamic damping control -inc: electronically controlled twin-tube gas pressure shock absorbers w/comfort, sport & sport plus modes
  • M Drive & M driving dynamics control
  • Vehicle-speed-sensitive variable-assist (Servotronic), variable-ratio power steering
  • M Compound 4-wheel ventilated anti-lock disc brakes (ABS) with dynamic brake control (DBC)
  • Brake energy regeneration to convert kinetic energy into usable electrical power
  • Electric park brake -inc: automatic hold
  • Cross-bank exhaust system w/twin dual chrome-plated tailpipes
  • Digital motor electronics (DME) w/on-board diagnostics
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Dynamic stability control (DSC) -inc: brake fade compensation, start-off assistant, brake drying, brake stand-by features, M dynamic mode
    • Impact sensor that activates battery safety terminal disconnect -inc: automatic disconnect of alternator, fuel pump & starter from battery, activation of hazard lights & interior lights, unlocks doors
    • Front safety belts with automatic pretensioners
    • Automatic-locking retractors (ALR) on all passenger-seat safety belts (for installation of child safety seats)
    • Interlocking door anchoring system to help protect against door intrusion in side impacts
    • Daytime running lights
    • Driver's and passenger's front airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) with advanced technology -inc: dual-threshold, dual-stage deployment; and front-passenger seat sensors designed to prevent unnecessary airbag deployment
    • Front-seat side-impact airbags
    • Active knee protection
    • BMW Assist Safety Plan -inc: (4) years of automatic collision notification, emergency request, enhanced roadside assistance, door unlock, stolen vehicle recovery, customer relations, TeleService, Mobile Office features, MyInfo, Bluetooth wireless technology, USB
    • BMW Ultimate Service
    • Rear-view camera
    • Park distance control, front and rear, with graphic display
    • BMW's Advanced Safety System for integrated deployment of passive and active safety features
    • ISOFIX attachment for child-restraint safety installation
    • Emergency trunk release
    • Rollover protection system
    • Tire pressure monitor
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Anti-theft AM/FM stereo CD/MP3 audio system -inc: radio data system (RDS), auto-store, and 3-channel FM diversity antenna, 12-speakers w/Dirac signal processing and surround mode, discrete 5.1 multi-channel sound, 7-band equalizer incorporating an analog amplifier w/500-watt output pwr & vehicle-specific equalizing, 5-tweeters, 5-midrange and 2-bass speakers, pre-wired for satellite radio & CD/DVD changer installation, aux audio input
    • HD Radio -inc: "multicast" FM station reception

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