BMW has unveiled the new 2011 Z4 GT3. It features a new 4.4-liter V8 engine and revised styling.

BMW has unveiled the new 2011 Z4 GT3.

Specifically designed for private racing teams, the upgraded Z4 features a series of aerodynamic modifications to ensure "the car's competitiveness in the many, hard-fought GT3" races. Other goodies include an advanced engine management system, a steel safety cell, and a variety of CFRP components.

Power is provided by a new 4.4-liter V8 engine which is connected to a six-speed sequential transmission. Specifications weren't released, but the previous model featured a 4.0-liter V8 with more than 480 PS (353 kW / 473 bhp).

Currently available for order, the Z4 GT3 is priced from €315,000 ($454,550).

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