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2009 BMW Z4 Review

A roadster that offers acceleration, superior handling, and the cabin that is typical of BMW .

by Automotive on 9/11/2009


The BMW Z4 is a two-seater convertible with a hard-top. It is powerful, sporty and and will grab a lot of attention. in two trim levels, the sDrive30i and the it has been redesigned for 2009.

It now as a viable performance roadster the luxury to match. It

The Range

Body Styles: hard-top convertible

Engines: 255-hp inline six-cylinder, 300-hp twin-turbocharged inline

Transmissions: Six-speed manual, shiftable automatic (sDrive30i), dual-clutch shiftable automatic

Models: BMW sDrive30i, BMW sDrive35i


The 2009 BMW Z4 receives a total in this model year. It a retractable aluminum hard-top. The Z4 is larger, overall. The roomier is more luxurious than year.

The 300-hp twin-turbocharged is new and is standard on the sDrive35i.


Standard equipment on the sDrive30i 17-inch alloy wheels run flat tires, variable rain-sensing wipers, rear power heated mirrors, retractable hard-top, brake holder, four-wheel independent strut front and multi-link suspensions, front and rear bars, daytime running and auto delay off dusk-sensing High-Intensity Discharge (HID) with self-leveling.


The exterior of the BMW Z4 has had a major overhaul. The first noticed is the retractable hard-top, can retract in just 20 seconds. The of the Z4 has been increased by six inches changing the wheelbase.


equipment on the sDrive30i includes front seats with adjustment, leatherette upholstery, control, front console storage, retained accessory electric speed-proportional power leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering with audio control 12-volt power outlets, air filtration, air-conditioning, leather/simulated interior trim, memory tachometer, trip computer, temperature display, pre-wired for phone use, and AM/FM/CD/MP3 system with radio system. The sDrive35i has standard upholstery, alloy interior and automatic climate control.

The interior of the Z4 offers more and legroom, thanks to an overall increase of almost six inches. The and rear windows are larger, results in improved visibility; all side windows can go up and down. The upholstery is supple and luxurious.

Sun-reflective technology helps the wheel and seats from too hot when the top is down on a sunny The trunk offers 11 cubic of cargo space when the top is up, and 5 feet of space when the top is Alloy/leather and wood trim the interior an elegant, yet sporty, The seats are supportive and well-bolstered.

The version of BMW’s iDrive is easier to use than in years

Performance Handling

Both of the in the 2009 BMW Z4 are fast and powerful. The sDrive30i’s 3.0-liter six-cylinder 255 hp and 220 ft-lb of torque. It can go from to 60 mph in 5.6 seconds with either the transmission, and six seconds with the shiftable automatic transmission.

The sDrive35i’s 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged generates 300 hp and 300 ft-lb of torque, and it zero to 60 mph times of five regardless of transmission.

Handling is in the 2009 Z4. The use of aluminum in the engine and helps with weight and the car is designed to have a low center of which increases its agility on turns. Electronic stability and traction control help the Z4 hug the as it goes through its paces.


Standard equipment on the BMW Z4 includes ABS with brake electronic stability control, control, brake drying, an roof, a rollover safety that automatically deploys a hoop behind each when a rollover situation is and front and seat-mounted side

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