Positioned above the 2 and 4 Series coupes and convertibles, the 6 Series only slots below the flagship 7 Series. The M6 (coupe, four-door gran coupe, and convertible) is the most expensive M model in the automaker’s performance lineup.
For models below the M6 is the M Sport Edition package that consists of the M steering wheel, 19-inch double-spoke wheels (20-inch available), aerodynamic kit, head-up display, Shadowline exterior trim, soft-close automatic doors, front ventilated seats, and ceramic controls. Additional performance options include carbon fiber mirror caps, black kidney grills, stainless steel pedals, and the Adaptive Drive system that significantly reduces body roll. A BMW iDrive 5.0 infotainment system, 10.2-inch screen with BMW navigation, 3-D maps, 200 GB hard drive, voice command, and over-the-air navigation map updates are standard. Available entertainment options include a Bang & Olufsen sound system, Apple CarPlay, and BMW iPad holder for additional entertainment.
The 2019 BMW 6 Series comes standard with the automaker’s Active Protection System that detects an imminent collision then automatically prepares the vehicle by pretensioning the seat belts, closing all windows, and activating post-crash braking. Also standard is an impact sensor that activates the Battery Safety Terminal that automatically disconnects the alternator, fuel pump and started from the battery, then turns on hazard light, interior lights, and unlocks doors. BMW Assist eCall, also standard, includes the Emergency Request (SOS button) and Enhanced Automatic Collision Notification while BMW Remote Services includes Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Remote Door Unlock, and My BMW Remote app. Also standard is adaptive cruise control, a rearview camera, Dynamic Stability Control with traction control, adaptive LED headlights, front, side, and curtain airbags, adaptive brake lights, and programmable LED daytime running lights.
The available Driving Assistance Plus package consists of Active Driving Assistant (Lane Departure Warning, Frontal Collision Warning, City Collision Mitigation, and Pedestrian Protection) that can automatically brake for you, adaptive cruise control with Stop & Go driving, Active Blind Spot Detection, side and aerial view cameras, and speed limit information.