BMW’s M Performance Automobile division is launching today a new, limited edition model. Sold under the BMW M240i M Performance Edition badge, the supped up 2 Series Coupe will be limited to 750 units and will become available in July.
The Edition model already features many high-grade exterior components from the M Performance accessory program. Carbon fiber or black detail parts provide distinctive contrasts to the Alpine White paintwork, while the athletic look of the compact sports coupe is further highlighted by the large 19 inch light alloy wheels, fitted with 225/35 R19 (front) and 245/30 R19 (rear) mixed tires.
The high-quality double-spoke forged wheels are finished in bicolor Orbit Grey and have a diamond polished visible side; at the front the special edition features aerodynamics parts consisting of air guides, splitter and bumper front section, whose spoiler lip is finished in matte black. The radiator grille including kidney grille bars is also in black. The partly painted rear diffuser and a carbon fiber rear spoiler add to the car’s sporty appeal.
Furthermore, the carbon fiber tailpipe trim with embossed M logo underline the motor racing character of this edition model. Carbon fiber outside mirror caps and the side sill attachments with foiled M Performance inscription round off the dynamic appearance of the BMW M240i M Performance Edition.
The BMW M240i M Performance Edition is powered by a 250 kW/340 hp inline 6-cylinder engine with M Performance TwinPower Turbo Technology, and can be ordered either with a 6-speed manual gearbox or an 8-speed Steptronic sports transmission. In addition. BMW xDrive is optionally available for this special model.
The standard sprint from zero to 100 km/h comes in only 4.4 seconds, the top speed being 250 km/h for every drive variant.