V8 powerplant in the BMW 650i Coupe develops 360 bhp from a
capacity of 4.8 liters, the engine is mated to either a 6 speed
manual or six-speed Sport Automatic transmission riving the
rear wheels. The driver controls the Sport Automatic by means
of an electronic gear selector lever, moving the lever briefly
to the left from position D in order to activate the manual
gearshift mode. This allows the driver to shift gears manually
in sequential mode either via the gear selector lever or by
means of paddles on the steering
The BMW 6 Series stands for a heritage of no less than 70 years
dedicated to the thrill of mobility and success in motorsport.
Cars such as the BMW 327/328 Coupe, the BMW 3200 CS, the BMW
3.0 CSi and the first generation of the BMW 6 Series to this
day represent the unique combination of elegance and competition-oriented
sportiness so characteristic of BMW.