Price $56,200 – $77,900
Fuel consumption 5.6 – 12.4 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 74%(view ratings)
With a design inspired by past models such as the BMW 507, the Z4 is a rear-drive, four-season roadster, thanks to its power retractable hard top that can be raised or lowered while driving at up to 40 km/h. It's powered by turbocharged four- and six-cylinder engines teamed with a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, with power ranging from 241 to 335 hp, and can also be equipped with an optional Adaptive M Suspension for enhanced handling characteristics.

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Test Drives2010 BMW Z4 sDrive35: An Homage to the Sports Car
Once in a while, a car comes along that causes you to question how you define a given class of vehicle. Family sedans, for example have gone from massive, V8-powered behemoths to diminutive Hybrid runabouts. Economy cars have gone from Messerschmitt bubble cars, to Reliant Robins, to Ford Falcons, to …
Test DrivesBMW Z4 2010, a dream car !
Uncle Robert put in 40 long years at a Montreal newspaper, but was never able to own one of the luxury sports cars that he’d been dreaming of since his youth. A limited budget and family obligations were no doubt what held him back. Sure, over the years he did …
First Drives2009 BMW Z4: More than just a quick peek in the trunk
Over the decades, BMW has produced some exceptional sports cars, from the 328 that emerged victorious in the Mille Miglia open-road race to the 400-hp Z8. However, the Z3 and the first Z4, launched in 2003, have won over a much broader fan base. This spring, the Bavarian manufacturer is …


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NewsEnd of the Line for the BMW Z4?
According to Bimmer Today , BMW might have quietly pulled the plug on their Z4 roadster. The website states that on August 22nd, a Z4 painted in Valencia Orange rolled off the assembly line in Regensburg. Behind it however, there weren’t any other Z4s; this was the last of the …
NewsCosmetic Updates For The 2016 BMW Z4
The latest iteration of the BMW Z4 (designation E89) has been around since 2009. In the automotive industry, we normally expect a restyling every 5 years. While there haven’t been any major updates for 2014 (or for 2015 for that matter…), BMW announced that they would offer something new for …
NewsA Steampunk-Flavored BMW Z4
Have you ever heard of a Polish tuning shop named Carlex Design? They established their reputation over the years by modifying vehicles' interiors with a manic attention to detail. Their latest creation is a BMW Z4 roadster inspired by the Steampunk style. For those of you who are not familiar …
NewsWe Know a Little More About the Next BMW Z4/Toyota Supra
New details about the future sports car born of the BMW/Toyota union have just surfaced. The German version will be called the Z4, while the Toyota model may be called the Supra. The latest rumors talk about a 2-seater sports car, with a four cylinder of no more than 2 …
MontrealBMW unveils its new 2013 Z4 roadster at the Montreal Auto Show
This new rehash of BMW’s seductive Z4 roadster receives a subtle lifting, with delicate nips and tucks of the front and rear sections. The interior of this coupe, who morphs into a cabriolet, is somewhat modified, notably with the integration of the optional ConnectedDrive system on the instrument panel. For …


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Motoring TV 2003 Episode 3
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