The online configurator for the new BMW M235i and 2 Series Coupe is now live on BMWUSA.com.
The successor of the BMW 1 Series Coupe made its debut on Monday at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. The M235i represents the very first M Performance Automobile BMW offered in the US. With the most powerful gasoline M Performance engine available producing 322 hp and 332 lf-ft of torque in, the M235i is capable of 0-60 in 4.8 seconds when optioned with the 8-speed sport automatic.
The 2014 BMW 2 Series Coupe will be offered in the U.S. at a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $33,025 for the 228i and $44,025 for the M235i, including $925 destination and handling. In Germany, the BMW 220i costs 25,168 Euro, M235i at 36,764 Euro and 220d – 27,310 Euro.
While most of the colors are shared with the regular 2 Series Coupe models, there is one that isn’t: Estoril Blue.
The M235i color palette includes the following metallic paints: Melbourne Red, Mineral White, Mineral Grey, Black Sapphire, Glaciar Silver and the previously mentioned Estoril Blue. The only non-metallic color offered is Alpine White.
BMW M235i also comes with exclusive 18-inch M light-alloy wheels fitted with mixed tires in 225/40 R18 format for the front wheels and 245/35 R18 at the rear.
Head over to BMWUSA.com to configure your next 2 Series.