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The 2020 Z4 M40i joins the range as the most powerful variant so far. See the 2020 BMW Z4 models for sale near you
It's really a question of how much power a buyer wants and the size of their budget. All we would add is that the Driver Assistance package is worth having, and the Executive package is tempting as well. Find a BMW Z4 for sale
The 2020 BMW Z4 2-seater convertible sports car comes in sDrive 30i and M40i versions.
The Z4 sDrive30i Roadster ($50,695) has a comprehensive inventory of standard equipment that includes 18-in alloy wheels, a black soft top with a heated glass rear window, LED exterior lighting, rain-sensing wipers, push-button start, selectable drive modes, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, variable-ratio steering, 14-way power-adjustable M Sport seats with memory settings, simulated leather upholstery, dual-zone automatic climate control, self-dimming rearview and driver's-side mirrors, ambient cabin lighting, a universal garage door opener, forward collision mitigation with automatic emergency braking and pedestrian detection, rollover protection, a 10.25-in digital driver information display, a 10.25-in infotainment touchscreen, navigation with real-time traffic updates, Bluetooth phone/audio, AM/FM/HD radio, a CD/MP3 player, 20 GB of multimedia storage, two USB ports, and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration (12 months' subscription).
The Z4 M40i ($64,695) has the more powerful engine, M Sport differential/brakes/suspension/seats/steering wheel, satellite radio, heated seats/steering wheel and BMW's Connected Package Professional -- which includes parking updates, concierge services and an on-board digital assistant similar to Apple's Siri or Amazon's Alexa.
A Convenience pack brings a self-parking system, keyless entry/ignition and satellite radio. The Premium package includes the Convenience features and adds a head-up display, heated front seats (where applicable), wireless charging and Wi-Fi. The Executive package has everything mentioned so far plus adaptive LED headlights with automatic high beams and a 12-speaker/408-watt Harman Kardon audio system.
A Driving Assistance package brings blind spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert and lane departure warning. A Track Handling package (standard in the Z4 M40i) consists of uprated M Sport brakes, M Sport limited-slip rear differential and an adaptive M-tuned suspension.
Other options include front/rear parking sensors, 19-in alloy wheels, active cruise control, remote start, real leather upholstery and a heated steering wheel.
Trunk space amounts to a reasonably roomy 9.9 cu ft, regardless of whether the roof is up or down, and there's also a luggage pass-through.
|Basic||4 Years/50,000 Miles|
|Drivetrain||4 Years/50,000 Miles|
|Corrosion||12 Years/Unlimited Miles|
|Roadside Assistance||4 Years/Unlimited Miles|
|Maintenance||3 Years/36,000 Miles|
2020 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider -- It's not half as civilized as the Z4, but it's much more visceral.
2020 Porsche 718 Boxster -- This is a mid-engined beauty with sublime handling talents. The range kicks off with 300 hp. The starting price, however, is around $10,000 more than the 2020 Z4.