BMW M6 Coupé is a lot of car, but is it worth the premium?

Why pay more for less? It's an intriguing question and one that's been niggling away all the time I'm at the wheel of BMW's new M6 Coupé.

23rd June, 2012
BMW M6 Coupé: not enough of an event to justify the price increase over its M5 relative.

Why pay more for less? It's an intriguing question and one that's been niggling away all the time I'm at the wheel of BMW's new M6 Coupé.

Two-door coupés typically cost more than their four-door saloon brethren, but they should also offer something more. The M6 doesn't appear to. It has an identical drivetrain to the BMW M5 saloon, the 4.4-litre 'M TwinPower Turbo' unit developing the same 560hp at 6,000-7,000rpm, maximum torque also...

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