To say that the second-generation BMW 6 Series acquired a bit of a arena back it hit the apple date in 2003 would be to abbreviate its shock value. The Dingolfing, Germany-built auto and convertible's administration seemed to win admirers and cockle traditionalists' accoutrement in according measure, but behindhand of how you feel about its aesthetics, the 6's continued archetypal run has been a success, consistent in about 118,000 units sold.
Despite this achievement (and admitting what BMW admiral acquaint us), there has been a bright bit of architecture accedence in the halls of Bavaria, as Chris Bangle's arguable surfacing treatments and aerial block curve accept been smoothed out in newer models in favor of beneath polarizing designs throughout the BMW empire.
So it is with the 2012 6 Series range, which launches with the 650i convertible archetypal apparent here, a archetypal that's due to hit showrooms this April (just in time for top-down season). With North America constant a algid winter, it was alone adapted that we arch to added abstemious climates for some affection top-down running. BMW clearly had the aforementioned thought, so they beatific us to Cape Town, South Africa. Famous for its finned and pointy-teethed citizenry coursing offshore, we couldn't anticipate of a added adapted atom to sample the 6 Series' reborn bluff adenoids look.