The 440i’s fast, surprisingly economical with the (very smooth) eight-speed torque converter auto, comfortable, has a bangin’ stereo and loaded with clever tech. Like holding the left paddle down to let the car decide how many gears to drop, rather than constantly flicking. Or the cool seatbelt ‘presenters’ that are everyday practical. The silky, turbo 3.0-litre straight-six is everything you’ve heard and read about, and has a deep, purposeful sound.

Posted by WordPress Guru