BMW M4 Coupe debuts 2014 MotoGP safety car fleet at Qatar
While the official MotoGP cars for 2014 season are being announced it is the high performance BMW M4 Coupe that has been selected as a Safety Car. It will be this BMW M4 coupe which will be seen at opening round in Qatar.
The 2014 fleet consists of 5 different BMW models while the 431 hp, 550 Nm M4 Coupe wins hands down when it comes to concept and aesthetics. The M4 Safety Car has a host of BMW M Performance Parts which include titanium BMW M Performance exhaust system with carbon finishes, black front grille and front splitter, rear diffuser and carbon fiber spoilers. It also sports M Performance carbon mirror caps and side skirts to enhance appearance and aerodynamics while the bonnet sports a motorsport lock.
Interiors have been enhanced to sport a M Performance steering wheel with Alcantara while double clutch transmission gear lever is encased in carbon. Pedals are of stainless steel and M Performance floor mats have been added along with Recaro racing seat and Schroth belts for added comfort and safety on track. Exteriors are seen with LED lights on its front apron and roof while striking livery ensures that the M4 will stand out in the crowd.
Sporting a 6 cylinder in line engine with M TwinPower turbo technology the BMW M4 Coupe can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in 4.1 seconds while it has been designed to weigh 80 kgs less than its earlier counterpart due to the efficient use of lightweight materials.