BMW unveils 2025 BMW M2 - More power, less buttons, same fun!

BMW unveils 2025 BMW M2 - More power, less buttons, same fun!

KUALA LUMPUR: The new BMW M2 is here, and it's not messing around. This latest iteration is an update; a step up in power and performance, all packed into the same compact frame we've come to love.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • Is the 2025 BMW M2 more powerful?

    The M2 now produces 480 hp, up from 460 hp in the previous generation. This represents an increase of 20 hp.
  • What else is new?

    Its iDRIVE system incorporates more comprehensive digital controls, particularly for climate functions, reducing physical buttons and streamlining the interior design.
  • 2024 BMW M2

    It still sounds like a serious car for those who love driving and appreciate the nuances that make a great sports car. Let's see what this little beast has to offer.

    The 2025 BMW M2 showcases a very small evolution from its predecessors with a small but better enhancements across performance, technology, and design. Here are the key updates compared to the older model:

    BMW M2 2025

    Performance Enhancements:

    • Increased Power: The 2024 M2 features a high-revving six-cylinder in-line petrol engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology that now produces 480 hp, up from 460 hp in the previous generation. This represents an increase of 20 hp.
    • Improved Torque: The new M2 offers a torque increase, with the standard eight-speed M Steptronic transmission models providing 600 Nm, up from 550 Nm in prior models.
    • Enhanced Acceleration: The updated engine and transmission enable faster acceleration, with the new M2 capable of hitting 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.0 seconds with the standard transmission, a slight improvement over the previous model.

    BMW M2 Malaysia

    Technological Advancements:

    • BMW Operating System 8.5: The latest iteration includes advanced digital interfaces and enhanced user interaction, providing a more intuitive and responsive experience.
    • Updated BMW iDrive System: Incorporates more comprehensive digital controls, particularly for climate functions, reducing physical buttons and streamlining the interior design.

    BMW M2 grille malaysia

    Design Updates:

    • Exterior Styling: The new M2 features the same sharp design accents, including the same prominent front grille and tastefully done LED headlight configurations. The vehicle maintains its athletic stance with wider tracks and a more aggressive profile.
    • Interior Refinements: Notable updates include redesigned steering wheels, new seat surfaces, and the option for M Carbon bucket seats. These changes enhance both the aesthetic and functional aspects of the car’s interior.

    2025 BMW m2

    Additional Features:

    • Racing-Inspired Details: The M2’s engine incorporates several racing-derived technologies like a sleeve-free, closed-deck crankcase and a wire-arc sprayed iron coating on the cylinder bores, which boost the car’s performance and durability.
    • Cooling and Aerodynamics: The model features an M-specific cooling system and aerodynamic enhancements like a race-car-style rear diffuser and optimized air intakes for improved cooling and performance stability.

    2025 BMW M2

    Production and Availability:

    • Global Production: The new M2 is manufactured at the BMW Group Plant San Luis Potosí in Mexico and is set for a global rollout starting this August 2024.
    • The latest G87 BMW M2 is available in a variety of colour options, including three solid colours, five metallic hues, and six BMW Individual paint finishes. New to the lineup are Skyscraper Grey Metallic, Fire Red Metallic, Sao Paulo Yellow solid, and Portimao Blue metallic.

    If you're eager to get behind the wheel of a BMW M2 but can't wait for the updated G87 model, BMW Malaysia still has the pre-updated version available. Launched locally in January 2023, this model boasts impressive specs: 460 hp, 550 Nm of torque, and a 0-100 km/h time of just 4.1 seconds.

    BMW M2 Malaysia

    Visually, it's hard to distinguish the new M2 from the updated version. Priced at RM579,800, with monthly payments starting from RM6,868, it still offers great performance, with killer sports car looks to match.

    Also Read:  Auto Bavaria Southern Region launches exclusive BMW i5 Limited Edition with M Performance Performance parts - Limited to 20 units, RM500k

     

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