Home » News » BMW » 2014 BMW Z4 Roadster facelift set to debut at NAIAS
Bmw is introducing a mild facelift for the current generation Z4 roadster. The two-seater will be ready to reach showrooms as early as spring, after an official debut during 2013 Detroit Motor Show. 
 
The distinctive four round headlights team up with the broad BMW kidney grille to form a roadster-specific interpretation of the brand’s signature face. 
 
The headlights feature LED light rings which emit daytime driving light in the brand’s hallmark style. The integrated turn signal indicators have chrome-coloured surrounds.
 
A total of 11 external paint finishes are available for the new BMW Z4, including the new Mineral Grey metallic, Glacier Silver metallic and Valencia Orange metallic, which can only be ordered together with the Hyper Orange package.
 
On the inside, the bespoke Alcantara door panel trim, like the lower section of the instrument panel, comes in orange. The black leather seats have contrast stitching in Valencia Orange and an accent stripe running down the central section of the backrests and seat cushions. This stripe is likewise orange and is flanked by two thin white lines. The door panel trim and lower section of the instrument panel can also be specified in black as an option.
 
Along with the facelift, the Z4 Roadster also comes with a new petrol version, sDrive118i. The 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine produces 156 hp and 177 lb-ft (240 Nm) of torque. As standard, the engine is connected to a 6-speed manual, but you can also opt for an 8-speed automatic transmission. The sDrive18i is able to return 34.6 mpg US (41.5 mpg UK or 6.8 liters / 100 km) in the combined cycle.

Related Articles

Leave a Comment

Fields marked with * are required
Name *:
Email *:
Comment *:
Code *:
  CAPTCHA
  • Email
  • YouTube
  • RSS
  • Twitter
  • facebook
  • feedburner

Related Specs

  1. 2006 BMW Z4 M Coupe Motorsport Version

    Engine: Cast Iron Inline-6 w/Aluminum Heads, Power: 294.6 kw / 395 bhp @ 8200 rpm, Torque: 400 nm / 295.0 ft lbs @ 5750 rpm
  2. 2006 BMW Z4 M Roadster

    Engine: Cast Iron Block, Water Cooled, S54 Inline-6, Power: 255.8 kw / 343 bhp @ 7900 rpm, Torque: 355.22 nm / 262 ft lbs @ 4900 rpm
  3. 1940 BMW 328 Touring Roadster

    Engine: Inline-6, Power: 100.7 kw / 135.0 bhp @ 5500 rpmN/A
  4. 2003 BMW Z4 3.0i

    Engine: Inline-6, Power: 172.3 kw / 231 bhp @ 5900 rpm, Torque: 300 nm / 221.3 ft lbs @ 3500 rpm
  5. 2005 BMW Z4 Coupe Concept

    Engine: Inline-6, Power: 172.3 kw / 231 bhp @ 5900 rpm, Torque: 300 nm / 221.3 ft lbs @ 3500 rpm

New Vehicles

2015 Ford Mustang starting price2015 Ford Mustang starting price
Today was a historic day for Ford in the UK. The Blue Oval introduced, for the first time, the new generation Mustang on the order lists for UK customers. ...

Concept Cars

Buick Avenir Concept previews future designBuick Avenir Concept previews future design
Buick will attend this year Detroit Motor Show with a new concept, called Avenir. It was design to remember us of all Buick great models and features ...

Custom Cars

Aston Martin Works reveals the new Vanquish 60 anniversaryAston Martin Works reveals the new Vanquish 60 anniversary
Aston Martin Works, the customization division the British manufacturer will mark its diamond jubilee in 2015. Aston Martin will be celebrating 60 years ...

Future Cars

Bentley Bentayga is the name of future British SUVBentley Bentayga is the name of future British SUV
After a long await, Bentley finally announced the official name for its future SUV. It will be called Bentayga, as some publications announced at the ...

Green Autos

Another UK review with the Tesla Model SAnother UK review with the Tesla Model S
Mat Watson got the chance of driving the new Tesla Model S on UK roads in one of the first test with the electric sedan inside England. ...

Market News

Subaru sold 500.000 cars in the US in 2014Subaru sold 500.000 cars in the US in 2014
2014 was a great year for Subaru US. Even if the brand does not have a wide range of models and is not always updated to the latest trend, its current ...

Gadgets

Hyundai will introduce its first app for a smartwatchHyundai will introduce its first app for a smartwatch
As technology updates very quick, even for the auto industry, Hyundai will not sit with its hands tied. The South Korean manufacturer will use this year ...

Various News

Next Boxster and Cayman to be named Porsche 718Next Boxster and Cayman to be named Porsche 718
According to our colleagues from Automobile Mag, the upcoming generation Porsche Boxster and Cayman will be sold under the 718 moniker. This isn't the ...

Videos

2015 Ford Focus RS teased with a video2015 Ford Focus RS teased with a video
Ford is currently enjoying good sales for its Focus compact car. This is one of the reasons the Blue Oval can allow itself the experiment of a new generation ...

Motorsports

Al-Attiyah wins the 2015 Dakar RallyAl-Attiyah wins the 2015 Dakar Rally
Nasser Al-Attiyah and his co-driver Matthieu Baumel have won the 2015 Dakar Rally. After 13 stages, the Qatar Rally Team driver managed to take the crown. ...