Unveiled today in a press release and yesterday at the 2015 International Auto Show (IAA) is the new BMW M6 Coupe Competition Edition. This new special edition is exclusively for the M6 Coupe optioned with the Competition package. The Competition Edition is essentially a boost of power and style for the specific aforementioned car.
The power created by the twin turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine is increased to 600 hp and maximum torque of 516 lb-ft, a decent increase from the base M6’s 552 hp and 502 lb-ft. Top speed of the coupe is also increased to 189.5 mph.
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The M6 Coupe Competition Edition comes in either Alpine White or Austin Yellow metallic. To signify its special edition status are the iconic BMW M exterior body stripes that come with the package. Matte black 20-inch wheels contrast against both the vibrant finishes and body stripes, as do the black chrome door handles, side gills and kidney grille.
Inside is a BMW Individual interior clad in fine-grain black Merino leather with contrast stitching available in either Opal White with Alpine White paintwork, or Yellow with Austin Yellow metallic paintwork. “M6 Competition” lettering can be found throughout the cabin, even on the cupholder lids.
Technology available through this package includes the BMW Head-Up Display, Harman Kardon Surround Sound System and Bang & Olufsen High-End Surround Sound System.
Pricing for the Competition Edition option starts at €17,700, or approximately $20,000 USD as of press time. This price does not include the other required options, which amount to roughly $2,700 USD.