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BMW’s new M4 hasn’t even reached showrooms yet but the automaker has already revealed the first special edition.
BMW teamed up with New York-based fashion brand Kith to develop a custom M4 Competition coupe. Known as the M4 Competition x Kith, just 150 examples will be built for worldwide sale and the order books opened Friday.
2022 BMW M4 Competition x Kith
It’s priced from $110,245, including destination, and will be delivered in 2021 as a 2022 model. Considering the stock M4 Competition lists from $75,695, BMW is charging quite the premium for the version by Kith. We guess that’s the price you pay for fashion.
The unique touches to the vehicle were envisaged by Kith founder Ronnie Fieg, who owns an E30 M3 which he customized with some of the same mods you see here.
Custom E30 BMW M3 owned by Kith founder Ronnie Fieg
It starts with the
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Inside, the base S-Class is so well equipped that the Old Money crowd may not go for any of the three optional equipment groups. To them, the Luxury Line’s upgraded leather interior, bonkers Burmester audio system, 20-inch wheels and heated rear seats may seem unnecessary. Speaking of unnecessary, the Executive Line’s focus on rear passengers with individual climate control settings, separate entertainment screens and massaging seats is just frivolous. As for the AMG Line’s more aggressive styling, larger wheels and sporty accoutrements — well, that’s just not how they want to be seen.
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Jaguar is in the process of overhauling its lineup as it prepares to fully embrace electrification. This will be highlighted by a new design theme to be introduced as Jaguar redesigns its XJ flagship with battery-electric power.
Existing models will also receive influences of the new design theme, including the E-Pace compact crossover SUV as evidenced by a camouflaged prototype spotted testing once again.
The prototype appears to feature new fascias front and rear, plus new internals for the headlights. There doesn’t appear to be any tweaks to the taillights at this stage, though this could change on more advanced prototypes.
2022 Jaguar E-Pace facelift spy shots – Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
There could also be tweaks to the interior, because we can see some camouflage on the dash in some of the shots. A new digital instrument cluster and a larger infotainment screen are possible, which we saw with
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