Charl Bosch
Online Motoring Reporter
5 minute read
9 Dec 2021
11:46 am

BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe keen to prove cynics wrong

Charl Bosch

Controversial nose aside, the all-new BMW offers stylish alternative to 3 Series and healthy competition for Audi A5 Sportback.

Styling of the Gran Coupe not without controversy.

“I don’t get the point of this car” my driving partner softly spoke underneath his breath from behind the wheel of our BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe as we left uMhlanga at the launch of the all-new, second generation model last week. Success of being different With some substance, his murmuring carries a lot of weight as the Gran Coupe has been something of an oddity, albeit a successful one, in much the same way as the X6. Spun-off the BMW 3 Series, the Gran Coupe boasts the sloping roofline of the 4 Series Coupe, but like its Audi A5...