2020 BMW 430

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2020 BMW 430
2020 BMW 430

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • Sleek coupe styling
  • Handling
  • Braking
  • Year-round practicality of retractable-hardtop convertible
  • Gran Coupe’s cargo versatility

The bad:

  • Manual transmission not offered on convertible
  • Expensive options
  • Gran Coupe’s backseat headroom
  • Overly conservative stability system
  • Automatic transmission response in performance driving
  • Wimpy exhaust sound

2 trims

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Notable features

  • Newly standard active safety features
  • Coupe, convertible and four-door Gran Coupe body styles
  • Choice of turbo four- and six-cylinder engines
  • Rear- or all-wheel drive
  • Manual or automatic transmission
  • High-performance M4 version available

2020 BMW 430 review: Our expert's take

What Is the 2020 BMW 4 Series?

The BMW 4 Series debuted for 2014 as a replacement for the previous-generation 3 Series coupe and convertible. Power comes from turbocharged four- or six-cylinder engines, and rear- and all-wheel-drive versions are available. Competitors include the Audi A5 and Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

With the same length, width, wheelbase and track as the two-door coupe, but a bit more headroom, the 4 Series Gran Coupe sports a sedan profile. Like the 4 Series coupe and convertible, it’s offered in four-cylinder 430i and six-cylinder 440i forms. The high-performance M4 is available as a coupe or convertible and competes with the Lexus RC F.

What’s New on the 2020 BMW 4 Series?

New standard active safety features include forward collision warning with pedestrian detection, lane departure warning and city collision mitigation. Rain-sensing windshield wipers are also standard. Trim updates include darkened taillights, a gloss-black grille frame and a new diffuser.

What Features in the 2020 BMW 4 Series Are Most Important?

BMW’s rear-wheel-drive handling characteristics have been benchmarked by practically every automaker fielding a luxury sports car. Available active safety features include blind spot warning and adaptive cruise control. Other available tech features include a head-up display, a digital instrument panel, wireless device charging and a Wi-Fi hot spot (data subscription required after initial trial).

Should I Buy the 2020 BMW 4 Series?

Handling and braking are 4 Series highlights. The Gran Coupe version offers extra cargo versatility without sacrificing style, while the retractable-hardtop convertible delivers year-round practicality. However, the automatic transmission’s responses during performance driving are lacking, and the car’s stability system is too conservative.

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.9
  • Interior design 5.0
  • Performance 4.9
  • Value for the money 4.8
  • Exterior styling 5.0
  • Reliability 5.0

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

Just bought it yesterday

Beautiful car. Looking forward to driving it! 430i x Preowned. Like new condition. Lots of great bells and whistles. Good safety features. Like the choice of sport or economy driving. Leather seats. Nice styling.

5.0

Great car

Love this car. Looks and drives great. Last of the 4 seat hardtop convertibles. Very comfortable and great value. I would buy it again. Excellent car.

5.0

Most fun car I've ever owned

This is a hard top convertible, and is really easy to drive, and with the wind screen in back, there's no wind at all in the front seat. The top going up and down looks like a transformer evolving, and never ceases to draw attention. It handles effortlessly and is a joy to drive.

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Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by BMW
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
Certified Pre-Owned Elite with less than 15,000 miles; Certified Pre-Owned with less than 60,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
1 year/unlimited miles from expiration of 4-year/50,000-mile new car warranty
Powertrain
N/A
Dealer certification required
196-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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