This latest spy video unveils the full design of the BMW M2 front bumper. The new footage from Germany reveals the sculpted and aggressive front-end, including the large air intakes and the air breathers. The video also reveals that the fuel tank cover is round and not square like on the M235i and the 19 inch wheels are nearly identical with the ones found on the M4 Coupe.
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Official ordering guides give the customers an option of four colors: Alpine White, Black Sapphire and Mineral Grey colors, three out of four colors planned at launch time – Long Beach Blue is the other one.
The M2 uses an updated N55 engine with 365 hp and 343 lb-ft of torque with 25 lb-ft of torque available as overboost. While the updated N55 is based on the same engine found in the M235i, our source says it will have some components from the new S55 unit. Yet the engine code will still be labeled as N55. The engine will feature an overboost function just like the 1M, good for 25 lb-ft of torque.
The unveil won’t take place at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show in September, but the M2 is still likely to be unveiled online in the next few weeks.
Here is the options list used currently by German dealerships:
B39 Mineralgrau (one of the 4 colors )
LCNL Leather Dakota Schwarz with blue stitching
2MK M DKG Drivelogic – Manual 6 gear transmission is standard
420 Black tinted rear windows
459 Power seats incl. Memory function (Standard)
494 Heated front seats (standard)
5AC High Beam Assist
524 Adaptive Headlights
609 Navigation System Pro ( Standard)
674 Harman-Kardon sound system
7UU Warranty Extension to 5 years
Only 19″ wheels in black
Navi Pro is standard
Power heated seats is an option
Carbon inserts is standard
Rear camera as an option
Parking sensor in the rear is standard, no option for the front
Haman Kardon is an option
Adaptive headlights is an option
Rear tinted windows is an option
Two different telephone system are an option
Shadow line in black is standard