Even less weight! BMW opens wheels of carbon fiber for the BMW M4 GTS

Among the multiple evolutions of the BMW M4 GTS, the version most radical of the BMW M4, lightened, more powerful and with a new tuning, we come up with a new endowment of wheels of peculiar aspect, with a shade of orange in the interior of its multiple radios. Now BMW announces the arrival of a new set of tires for the BMW M4 GTS, wheels that also have in its construction with reinforced polymer with carbon fiber.

what The price of these tires? It is still an open question, but no, it will not be cheap:

BMW comes with these tires in the select group of brands that are pioneering the use of carbon fibre for these purposes. The Shelby GT350R also had a tire of this type.

This new set of tires wears a design 7-spoke in which it is perfectly to view the carbon fiber of its constitution, a carbon fiber, which also is responsible for reducing the weight of the assembly, with a reduction of the unsprung masses and rotating.

These tires allow a weight reduction of about seven kg to a set that is already lightened, and in addition are accompanied by a set of tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 specially developed for this model, with a few measures of 265/35 ZR19 on the front axle and 285/30 ZR20 on the train back.

Brief reminder about the BMW M4 GTS:

llantas_fibra_carbono_BMW_M4_GTS_DM_2The BMW M4 GTS was among his network mechanically with an evolution of the already known block of 6 cylinders and 3 liters of cubicaje. The firm introduced a system of water injection and increased the power of the assembly until the 500 horsepower. In addition to introducing new stabilizers, adjustable shock absorbers, changes in its aerodynamics, which jumped more than the view, and the obvious replacement of the rear seats, sight, and, in addition, with the brake carbocerámicos as part of its endowment of series.

BMW has also introduced a “Competition Package” for the BMW M3/M4:

in Addition to presenting these new tires BMW has introduced a version of the BMW M4 and BMW M3, half-way between the alternative “normal” and the GTS, reminding us 450 hp, a new tune, some new sport seats and precisely the tires multiradio with which originally the GTS.

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