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      07-07-2010, 09:51 AM   #1

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Cool 2012 6-series convertible (F13) with top down

We bring you the most revealing top-down photos yet of the F13 6-series convertible - a 640, as well as a top-up 640 convertible in a new color. The 2012 6-series convertible will have a traditional folding soft top (but a factory fitted optional hardtop will be available). Production of the 640 convertible will begin in September 2011.

Here is the BMW announced production schedule for the F12 / F13 6-series coupe and convertible.

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March 2011 - 650cv
July 2011 - 650cp
September 2011 - 640cp/cv
September 2011 - 650xi cp/cv

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      07-07-2010, 10:01 AM   #2
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I really hope that isn't the final roof design.
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      07-07-2010, 11:44 AM   #3

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Not a fan, with the top down I don't like the way it looks. And overall its way to long, its a bloody boat.
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      07-07-2010, 12:08 PM   #4
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it looks like a girl's car... or a girlie man's car...
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      07-07-2010, 12:40 PM   #5

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Im going to count the times people say the soft top is a fake
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      07-07-2010, 01:01 PM   #6
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tad too big for my tastes...
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      07-07-2010, 01:14 PM   #7

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Way too big.
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      07-07-2010, 01:48 PM   #8
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looks ugly with the soft top
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      07-07-2010, 01:51 PM   #9
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Why a soft Top?? the 3 and the Z have a hard top, but not there flagship coup/ convertible. the car is OK looking, im sure it'll grown on me, but the convertible is disappointing.
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      07-07-2010, 02:04 PM   #10

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I must say LARGE instead of big...this car is so large in a bad way.
I kinda wished it to be long but sexy as SL.
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      07-07-2010, 02:30 PM   #11

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Looks a lot like the previous 6 series. IMO it still looks like a catfish.
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      07-07-2010, 08:46 PM   #12
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The new grilles BMW is going with just don't mesh with the 6...not that I think any 6's have looked good since the 635is...
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No hard top
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      07-07-2010, 08:58 PM   #14
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....*sigh* there will be a soft top AND a option for a hardtop... that soft top is real..

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I'm sorry... the convertible looks HORRIBLE. It looks long...WAAAYY TOOO LOONG! Looks too feminine.

The other pics of the coupe look much better so I guess we will just have to wait.

I do have to say that the new design language for the front end of BMW's does NOT look good and I am not just talking about the big grilles... The open month bottom valance is just silly. The only good thing I guess is that the M-Sport will always look so much better because they will have a nicer front the new 5 series front end to the newly revealed 5 series M-Sport.

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Not flattering pictures for the 6 series.
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      07-07-2010, 10:21 PM   #17

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Boy that thing looks ginormous for a drop-top. It's so long! Or at least, it looks that way.
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that thing is one of those old school cadillacs my dad had back in the day lol
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Too long. And the passenger compartment doesn't really look THAT much bigger than the 3 coupe. Certainly not to the same ratio as the overall car size. And is it just me or is BMW overhands getting longer and longer with each car?
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I don't like the color. It looks like a zebra.
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Originally Posted by djvicious View Post
Why a soft Top?? the 3 and the Z have a hard top, but not there flagship coup/ convertible. the car is OK looking, im sure it'll grown on me, but the convertible is disappointing.
I am guessing it is because of the cost of parts required for a mechanical hard top. BMW got smart and is going to start charging a premium price for a "hardtop option." I hope its not passed 5k. I honestly think it should of came standard as hardtop, but I can see why they made it an option. But all in all, it's kind of funny to see someone drive a flagship car that is going to be base model without a hardtop
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looks really boring. I hate what BMW has done to the individual characters of there vehicle line up.
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