The BMW Z3/Z4 roadster has never really had a truly widespread following because it has either been too humble and small a roadster (albeit with some fun and very low-volume M editions) or it has been – in this E89 generation – too casual an image leader with no racier aspirations. The…

- Reviewed by Matt Davis


2016 BMW Z4 - 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster (sDrive28i)
2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster (sDrive28i)
2.0L I-4
22 City / 34 HWY
2016 BMW Z4 - 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster (sDrive35i)
2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster (sDrive35i)
3.0L I-6
17 City / 24 HWY
2016 BMW Z4 - 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster (sDrive35is)
2dr Rear-wheel Drive Roadster (sDrive35is)
3.0L I-6
17 City / 24 HWY
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