At a Glance
|Pricing||$34,800 - $56,400|
|Drive Types||RWD, AWD|
|Engines||2.0l I4 T, 3.0l I6 T|
|Transmissions||A8, M6, SM7|
|Fuel Economy||18-24 (city), 26-35 (highway)|
The steady upsizing of BMW's iconic 3-Series left room for BMW to bring its smaller line of cars to the US market. With the introduction of the second generation model in 2014, the 1-Series became the 2-Series to follow BMW's revised naming conventions. When compared to the 4-Series, the 2-Series is about 8 inches shorter, 2 inches narrower and a thousand pounds lighter. Two models are offered with numeric designations tied to the powertrain offerings. The 228i equips a 240-bhp turbocharged four-cylinder engine, where the M235i equips a 3.0l inline six-cylinder engine rated at 322-bhp. Pricing starts at around $33,000 for the 228i, which is about $8000 less than the 428i, but expensive option groups quickly inflate the price. Regardless, the 2-Series coupe is one of the best price / performance values on the market.
Today, BMW announces the latest BMW 2 Series, a model that has earned not only the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety "Top Safety Pick+" but also winning the inaugural JD Powers Tech Experience Index Study (TXI) in the "Best Small Premium Segment". Renowned for embracing BMW's traditional driving character, the BMW 2 Series features the latest generation of BMW TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder and 6-cylinder inline engines, that paired with specifically tuned chassis and suspension promotes a...Read.
|2-Series Coupe 230i||2||2.0l I4 T (248-bhp)||M6||RWD||21/32/26||76||$34,800|
|2-Series Coupe 230i||2||2.0l I4 T (248-bhp)||A8||RWD||24/35/29||77||$34,800|
|2-Series Coupe 230i xDrive||2||2.0l I4 T (248-bhp)||A8||AWD||24/33/28||75||$36,800|
|2-Series Coupe M240i||2||3.0l I6 T (335-bhp)||M6||RWD||19/28/23||76||$45,300|
|2-Series Coupe M240i||2||3.0l I6 T (335-bhp)||A8||RWD||21/30/25||77||$45,300|
|2-Series Coupe M240i xDrive||2||3.0l I6 T (335-bhp)||A8||AWD||21/30/25||79||$47,300|
|2-Series Coupe M2||2||3.0l I6 T (365-bhp)||M6||RWD||18/26/22||76||$53,500|
|2-Series Coupe M2||2||3.0l I6 T (365-bhp)||SM7||RWD||20/26/23||78||$56,400|