CNET takes the BMW M6 Gran Coupe to the race track.

Under the hood of the M6 Gran Coupe, BMW fitted the S63Tü high-revving V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology that produces 412 kW/560 hp and 680 Newton meters (502 lb-ft) on tap between 1,500 and 5,750 rpm, while maximum output is developed between 6,000 and 7,000 rpm. The engine revs to a maximum of 7,200 rpm. 0-60mph is achieved in 4.1 seconds with a top speed limited to 155mph. The engine is matted to a 7-speed M Double Clutch Transmission.


BMW M6 Gran Coupe went on sale this spring and has a base price $113,000.

Our own Chuck Vossler tracked the BMW M6 Gran Coupe and the Circuit Of The Americas F1 track in Austin and you can read the full review here.