Sometimes you just have to wave a white flag, concede your ground and head in the opposite direction. Perhaps you could've kept on fighting, but why bother when the enemy is fierce and there are equally fertile pastures to occupy? It seems as if BMW faced such a scenario when it redesigned its Z4 roadster two years ago. Instead of futilely taking on the dynamic midengine perfection of Porsche's Boxster, BMW went in the opposite direction toward comfort, luxury and refinement.
The 2011 BMW Z4 Roadster is powered by a base 3.0-liter Inline-6 with 255 hp. Other available engines include a 3.0-liter Inline-6 twin-turbocharged with 300 hp and a 3.0-liter Inline-6 twin-turbocharged with 335 hp. Standard features include 6-way front bucket seats, AM/FM/HD radio with CD-player, wireless connectivity, emergency communication system, cruise control... MORE FEATURES
The 2011 BMW Z4 Roadster is available in 3 trim levels:
|BMW Z4 sDrive30i||$46,500|
|BMW Z4 sDrive35i||$52,400|
|BMW Z4 sDrive35is||$61,550|
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