For The BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe is a striking looking car featuring a classy and comfortable interior, and it’s available with a range of excellent engines. The diesel is particularly impressive, combining strong performance with excellent fuel economy.
Against Some essential chassis ingredients are only available as expensive extras, and the petrol models will be very expensive to run. Although there are five seat belts, there’s only room for four.
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The BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe is an immensely capable grand tourer. Its extremely refined, beautifully built and a joy to drive.
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There are 6 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe versions available
Target Price team says:
The Gran Coupe is targeted at the same guys who currently run high-end four door coupes such as the Mercedes-Benz CLS and Audi A7. It’s pricier to buy than both of those, though, so it’s more of a rival for the Porsche Panamera.
Okay, so the Gran Coupe may not have a Porsche badge on its nose and it could be argued it’s not such a bespoke vehicle either –it’s actually based on the same platform as the 5, 6 and 7 series models - but when you see it in the metal, it’s difficult not to be bowled over by the sheer quality of the car.
Choose a 640d and you will not believe it’s powered by diesel such is the refinement of the engine. Equally the combination of stunning performance and excellent economy make it the clear Gran Coupe of choice.
Reader test team says:
After a faultless 3 years and 80k in a 730d it was time for a change. I seriously looked at the A7 but 10 mins into the test drive the hard ride and…
After 2 Jag XFS's I was about to trade up to an XJ when the Gran Coupe caught my eye. I may be middle aged, but I don't want to feel it and this car…