The BMW M2.
The BMW M2. Mark Bean

Get in quick to grab a brilliant BMW M2

STRAP yourself in for some sideways fun, BMW Group Australia has secured extra units of the cracking BMW M2.

With a price-tag is less than $100,000, it's an absolute bargain for sports car fans.

The prestige marques has said "if you want one, come get one” with a host of M2s ready for immediately delivery.

The 2016 BMW M2 at the 2016 Autobarn Noosa Hill Climb Winter Challenge.
The 2016 BMW M2 at the 2016 Autobarn Noosa Hill Climb Winter Challenge.

"Demand for the BMW M2 has been strong from the outset,” said BMW Group Australia CEO Marc Werner.

"From an initial 300-unit Australia allocation, we were successful in securing 400 2016-build M2s, which were quickly snapped up.

"This presented us with a strong base to ask for further supply increases to match the sustained demand.”

Our test drive last year lauded the M2 as one of the best cars to wear the BMW badge.

According to BMW, June year-to-date figures have cemented the BMW M2 at the top of the tree for the famous BMW M brand, achieving 671 sales since its Australian introduction.

The beautifully composed and quick BMW M2.
The beautifully composed and quick BMW M2.

Vital statistics

Model: BMW M2.

Details: Two-door, four-seat, rear-wheel drive compact sports coupe.

Engine: 3.0-litre turbocharged six-cylinder generating maximum power of 272kW @ 6500rpm and peak torque of 465Nm @ 1400-5560rpm (overboost function boosts to 500Nm).

Transmission: Six-speed manual or seven-speed dual clutch auto.

Consumption: 8.5-litres/100km (manual); 7.9-litres/100km (auto).

Performance 0-100kmh: 4.5 seconds (manual); 4.3 seconds (auto).

Bottom line plus on-roads: $89,900 (M2 Pure); $98,900 (M2).

The beautifully composed and quick BMW M2.
The beautifully composed and quick BMW M2.


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