Some things just don't go together. In cars, sportiness and excess weight are a poor pairing.
Yet that's what BMW has tried to merge in the new M6 convertible, a 560-horsepower cruise missile with a power-folding soft-top, all of which tips the scales at more than 4,500 pounds. The result is mixed.
The 2012 BMW M6 is an exquisite convertible in the grand touring vein, but despite its M badge, the car's size and hefty curb weight will disappoint enthusiasts.
The M6 convertible starts at $115,295 including an $895 destination charge and a $1,300 gas-guzzler tax. With options like lane departure warning, a heated steering wheel, LED headlights and a head-up display, among other things, our car's as-tested price... Read More