2011 bmw cs gran turismo
The 2011 BMW CS Gran Turismo will likely sticker for over $120,000 when it goes on sale. The Concept CS is pictured here.

The Basics

Vehicle Type: premium large car

Drivetrain (CG estimates)

Drive wheels: rear

Engine: 5.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8

Horsepower: 500

Torque: 500 lb-ft

Transmission: 8-speed automatic

Dimensions (CG estimates)

Wheelbase: 123.7 inches

Length: 201.0 inches

Width: 74.9 inches

Height: 53.5 inches

Base curb weight: 4,200 lb

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