The new BMW M2 CS

07/11/2019

The new BMW M2 CS

07/11/2019

BMW M GmbH is launching an exclusive and limited\-run special\-edition model – with an eye\-catchingly sporting appearance – in the premium compact class for the first time. Take a look below at some of the key information. The new BMW M2 CS \(fuel consumption combined: 10.4 – 10.2 l/100 km \[27.2 – 27.7 mpg imp\], CO2 emissions combined: 238 – 233 g/km\*; with optional M DCT: fuel consumption combined: 9.6 – 9.4 l/100 km \[29.4 – 30.1 mpg imp\], CO2 emissions combined: 219 – 214 g CO2/km\*\) is the first exclusive and limited\-run special\-edition model created by BMW M GmbH for the premium compact class. It is positioned as a high\-performance model above the BMW M2 Competition and will build on the success already achieved by the BMW M3 CS and BMW M4 CS. • Immensely capable basis for the BMW M2 CS Racing model, BMW M Motorsport’s new entry point to amateur racing and the new Clubsport segment \(available from 2020\). • New carbon fibre\-reinforced plastic \(CFRP\) construction for the bonnet cuts its weight by 50 per cent; eye\-catching central air vent increases downforce and improves engine cooling; roof made from CFRP. • New front splitter, Gurney spoiler lip on the boot lid and rear diffuser in exposed carbon fibre. BMW Media Information 11/2019 Page 3 • Six\-cylinder in\-line petrol engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology and 3.0\-litre displacement develops 331 kW \(450 hp\) in the BMW M2 CS – i.e. 29 kW \(40 hp\) more than in the BMW M2 Competition; peak torque is 550 Nm \(405 lb\-ft\). • Acceleration from 0 – 100 km/h \(62 mph\) in 4.0 seconds \(with manual gearbox: 4.2 seconds\); electronically governed top speed with standard M Driver’s Package: 280 km/h \(174 mph\). • Six\-speed manual gearbox fitted as standard for the first time in a BMW CS model, seven\-speed M double\-clutch transmission \(M DCT\) available as an option. • Standard specification includes Adaptive M suspension with Comfort, Sport and Sport+ modes, plus M Sport brakes with red\-painted callipers; M Carbon ceramic brakes are optional; Active M Differential and M Dynamic Mode \(can be selected as required\). • Lightweight 19\-inch Y\-spoke forged wheels in a high\-gloss black or optionally a matt gold colour shade; shod with specially adapted Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres. • Dual\-branch exhaust system enhances aesthetic and aural appeal, features two electrically controlled flaps and four stainless steel tailpipes bearing the M logo. • Lightweight, bucket\-style M Sport seats from the BMW M4 CS with integral head restraints featuring BMW M stripes; seat backrests in Merino leather / Alcantara and with red contrast stitching. • M Sport steering wheel with Alcantara covering and a red centre marker as an option. • Exclusive Misano Blue metallic paint finish.

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