BMW M has revealed on its Facebook page the M6 Gran Coupe MotoGP safety car which will debut this weekend in Qatar.
BMW M has revealed on its Facebook page the M6 Gran Coupe MotoGP safety car.
The vehicle will make its first appearance this weekend during the Grand Prix of Qatar, representing the first race of the 2013 MotoGP season which consists of 18 venues in 13 countries and 3 continents. The season finale will occur in November in Valencia.
This white M6 Gran Coupe is wearing BMW M's traditional colors and it's powered by the series V8 4.4-liter twin-turbo engine producing 560 HP (412 kW) and 502 lb-ft (680 Nm) of torque. Linked to a seven-speed M double-clutch gearbox, the sporty four-door coupe needs 4.2 seconds until 62 mph (100 km/h) and is capable of hitting an electronically-limited top speed of 155 mph (250 km/h). When fitted with the optional M Driver's Package it can reach 189 mph (305 km/h).
More details in the press release below.