We will go further about the 2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe Review in this article after we reviewed the entire lineup of 4 Series before. You need to know that there are some replacements in the 4 Series lineup. In other words, you might not see the 340i and 335i anymore right now because BMW replaces it with the 440i as the newest lineup of 2017 4 Series model.
2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe Review
This young and fresh model brings some refinements and changes for the entire 4 series lineup. We tried to focus on the Gran Coupe version since this model is very luxurious and personal for the customers or buyers. Let us check them out the new things that we found on this high-class coupe.
2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe Powertrain
Under the hood of 2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe Review, there is a new engine called B58 3.0 L turbocharged inline-6 engine that makes it as one of cars which is fun to drive right now. Based on the test drive result, this coupe is able to reach 0-60 mph just in 5 seconds. The detail of the 440i power is represented by the horsepower on this coupe. We found that it boosts 326 horsepower and 332 pounds-feet of torque with the new engine so far. The B58 is what we are talking about here. With this horsepower, we can place the 440i Gran Coupe as the smoothest engine in the class.
The speed of this coupe may be the best in the class. But, we do not see any rival that can make this speed right now with their coupe. So, BMW is on the top list right now and we as the diehard lovers should be proud with this big development of Gran Coupe which has ever been made its debut on the 2015 model year of 4 Series like 2017 BMW 4 Series Design Review.
2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe Suspension
Because of the 2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe minor changes, we move to another perspective of car’s review now. Yes, it is all about the suspension. According the reports, the test-drivers feel more comfortable during the test inside the 440i’s cabin. It is also better than the outgoing model of BMW 435i instead. Thanks to the wider wheel track that makes this happen properly. Moreover, BMW also gives us aggressive setup for this model.
You can feel all of its benefits through the steering. To be honest, this coupe is more improved rather than the 435i. However, we still feel heavier on the normal model. Do not worry because this issue can be solved by the Comfort mode.
2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe After the Test
After reviewing the entire segment of this coupe, we conclude that the BMW 440i Gran Coupe is better than the outgoing model BMW 435i. This coupe has good looking and dynamic speed on the city road. Moreover, we have no big issue after testing the car. Instead, it is a bit smoother and powerful on the road. We have to say thanks for the automaker which gives us new engine setup plus its better handling so that there was not any problem during the test. Last but not least, we are grateful for the 2017 BMW 440i Gran Coupe specifications so far.