December 2005
Motor;Dec2005, p17
This article reports that BMW AG's Z4 M Roadster, aimed squarely at Porsche AG's Boxster S and Mercedes-Benz AG's SLK55, uses the outgoing M3's 3.2-litre straight-six developing 252kW at 7900rpm, or 57kW more than the existing Z4's 3.0-litre. BMW claims a 0-100km/h time of 5.0 seconds, which is 0.1 slower than the AMG but half-a-second quicker than the Porsche.


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