New Competition Package
Exclusive competition package amps up the sporty personality on BMW M3 and M4
amps up the sporty personalityof the BMW M3 and BMW M4
As part of their continual commitment to customer satisfaction, BMW recently announced the launch of their competition package. Providing a limited edition series of BMW’s most loved models with a sporty edge, the new package will go live this spring. The BMW M3 Sedan, BMW M4 Coupe and the BMW M4 Convertible which will all be offered in the new package will provide a new dimension to the beloved brands by offering the perfect combination of high-performance sports car engineering with unrestricted everyday utility. The special package that comes from BMW M GmbH revs up the models sporty personalities which are complimented by enhanced dynamics.
With extensive handling upgrades, improved power performance and exclusive features, the Competition Package will offer a14kW/19hp hike in power that takes the cars up to 331kW/450hp, with more efficient combined fuel consumption and CO2 emissions (BMW M3/M4 Coupe: combined fuel consumption 8.8–8.3 l/100km [32.1–34.0 mpg imp], combined CO2 emissions 204–194 g/km; BMW M4 Convertible: combined fuel consumption 9.1–8.7 l/100km [31.0–32.5 mpg imp], combined CO2 emissions 213–203 g/km)*.
An optional 7-speed M Double Clutch transmission sprint from rest to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 4.0 seconds on the BMW M3 Sedan and BMW M4 Coupe slices an additional second off the speed up process, whilst the BMW M4 Convertible reaches the same speed in 4.3 seconds. The sprint time for models with the standard 6-speed manual transmission is likewise 0.1 seconds faster in all cases than without the package. Including Adaptive M Suspension, which has been extensively tuned to the enhanced performance and handling, the tuned suspension system features new springs, dampers and anti-roll bars, along with reconfigured driving modes (Comfort, Sport and Sport+). The standard Active M Differential on the rear axle and DSC Dynamic Stability Control have likewise been configured to match the upgraded dynamics, whilst exclusive forged, machinepolished, weight-and rigidity-optimized 20-inch M alloy wheels with exclusive multi-spoke 666 M styling and mixed tires (front: 265/30 R20, rear: 285/30 R20) complete the list of chassis upgrades.
Creating the ultimate sporty interior, the BMW M3 and BMW M4 Coupe feature special lightweight M sports seats that combine perfect support under hard driving conditions with exceptional comfort for long journeys. Seatbelts with woven-in BMW M stripes cap off complete the Competition Packages unique sporty ambience.
Bold exterior highlights include the M sports exhaust system with black chrome tailpipes and the exclusive lines most distinctive feature; the M sports exhaust system. The potent sound; starting with the rumble and the distinctive burble on over run, never fail to get under the skin of dedicated drivers adding to the unique sports car like driving experience the Competition Package provides.
To top it off, the packages’ BMW M3 and BMW M4 feature extended BMW Individual High-Gloss Shadow Line exterior trim. The high-gloss black finish which is traditionally applied only to the side window trim, window recess finishers and exterior mirror frames and bases has been extended to the BMW kidney grille, the side gills and the model badge on the tail, creating the ultimate sleek sports car persona.