2012 BMW M6 Convertible launch
TOP DOWN, LET'S GO:
BMW's latest M6 Convertible costs R1.5-million.
Images: LES STEPHENSON
The M6 will shed its roof in 19 seconds - the other way takes a little longer.
BMW has worked hard to create near-perfect sports seats.
THICK AND COMFY
...and that's just the steering-wheel. The gear-shifter is pretty stumpy, too.
DO IT YOUR WAY:
instrumentation on the M6 is comprehensive - as is the individualistion of driving settings. Note how the centre console flares to the left...
FOUR PIPES, 4.4 LITRES:
It adds up to 482kW and 680Nm.
The is one of the 20" optional rims - the blue calliper indicates ceramic brakes.
BADGE OF POWER:
The M6 pretty much has it all - but make sure its ability doesn't outweigh your driving ability.