The new BMW M2 can now be admired at the BMW Welt, in the heart of Munich. The beautiful BMW landmark is hosting a Long Beach Blue M2 placed in the M exhibit next to an M4 Coupe in Austin Yellow.
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BMW’s first M2 Coupe made its world debut two weeks ago at the Detroit Auto Show and has won plenty of accolades from journalists around the world.
BMW M2 features a 3-liter, 6-cylinder engine produces 365 hp and 343 lb-ft of torque, catapulting the high performance vehicle from 0-60 mph in 4.2 seconds.
The new BMW M2 can be ordered as an option with the latest generation of the seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmissions (M DCT with Drivelogic). This system, which effectively combines two gearboxes, each with its own clutch, is specially designed to work with the customary engine dynamics of M cars and the engine’s high torque and output.
A six-speed manual is standard.
The 2016 BMW M2 will be available at authorized U.S. BMW centers starting at $51,700 plus Destination and Handling starting in April 2016.
[Photos: Christian Stampfer]