For the past 100 years, BMW has been a significant player in the car manufacturing industry and has given the market some of the best four-wheeled machines that there could possibly be. It has made myriads of vehicles to date, but like any other car maker, it too tends to create special edition versions to ensure that a particular model remains relevant and that it can stand the test of time. Below are our picks for the top five special edition BMW models of all time.
2016 BMW M5 435i ZHP Coupe Edition
It's not in vain that 2016 BMW M5 435i ZHP Coupe edition tops our list. With only a hundred units, this special version released in 2016 is also another masterpiece from BMW. It has much more power than its predecessor with a horsepower of 335 and a maximum torque of 332 lb.-ft. The rear spoiler is made of carbon fiber which is both lightweight and also durable. It is quite a speed freak as it quickly gains 60 mph from zero in 4.8 seconds and prides itself on a top speed of 155 mph. It also boasts both an eight-speed automatic and six-speed manual transmission speed. Unfortunately, you cannot find this beauty easily as only 100 units were made as indicated earlier. It could be discouraging when you have the money but you can’t get this model, but it keeps you in a lookout for the next great model to be released by this car maker.
2017 BMW 6 Series
With only three hundreds units released on the market, BMW 6 series coupe, it is mostly available in a sleek blue metallic color and is not just excellent in appearance but also in its specifications. With a speed of 155 mph, it can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in approximately five seconds. It also comes with an inline six-cylinder petrol engine with a horsepower of 320, a V8 one with a 330Kw/450hp and yet an inline six-cylinder diesel engine and all three are combined with an eight-speed transmission.
BMW 760 Li Sterling
Featuring a handmade sterling silver trim which can be customized to your liking, a horsepower of 610, and an incredibly comfy interior, the new 760 LI sterling is one of the best special edition BMW models in existence right now. It was recently launched, and it combines luxury and performance gifting car enthusiasts with a beauty to add to their collection. Its lightweight and high torque is just but a bonus to the already top-notch features of this BMW 760 LI Sterling. You should hurry up and get one before anybody else has, and show the world how incredible this machine is.
BMW M5 30 JAHRE
Launched to celebrate the 30th birthday of M5's, this special edition model is simply the epitome of convenience. The name Jahre translates to thirty in English, and you can obviously tell the reason why. It has a maximum torque of 516 lbs. /6000rpm. It has a higher horsepower than the previous M5 by 40 as it has 600 hp and a powerful 4.4 liter S63 twin-turbo V-8 engine. It moves from 0 to 62 mph in 3.9 seconds, and its powerful torque tells all and sundry you are on the road. There were only three hundred models made and is a limited edition since just 20 of them were released to the European market.
BMW M3 CS
Adding to its already impressive collection of M3's is the hardcore M3CS and is quite a special edition as only 1200 units were released. Although it has a 3.0 liter straight six engine which is similar to the other M3 versions, it has more horsepower and is more powerful. If you are one of those people who feel the need for speed, then trust this special edition BMW to give you more than that as it can accelerate from zero to a hundred in 3.9 seconds which makes it the fastest of all M3’s. It is also lightweight making it even more comfortable to handle while performing stunts. Only 100 of them were made available for the global market.
For the time it has been operational, BMW has gained trust as one of the best car makers in the world. The company applies high technology and innovation to ensure that what they produce does not only attract customers but also moves the world. Besides making money, BMW keeps customer satisfaction their priority. The painful truth is that this company cannot produce enough cars for everyone in the world; all you need is to to keep checking up and once you find your match, go for it.
Written by Garrett Parker
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