In 2014, BMW took the market in a brand new direction, with a compact model called the 4 Series Gran Coupe. It has similar looks to the regular coupe, but gains two extra doors and a liftback boot that’s better for lading large items. The usual mix of BMW trademark model lines influence the design of this model, taking it from subtle to sporty.
The F36 has coupé styling with a fastback rear. However, the F36 also includes a C-pillar located behind the rear doors.. Compared with the F30 sedan, the F36 has 13 mm (0.5 in) less rear headroom and the same cargo volume. With the rear seats folded down, the F36 has a cargo volume of 1300 Litres.