The Second Generation BMW X2
The new BMW X2 series has arrived!
Kicking off engine options, the entry-level model starts with a mild hybrid s-drive 20i engine, which is a three-cylinder petrol engine that’s supported by a small electric motor to produce 168 bhp.
Upgrading to the X2 M35i swaps out the three-cylinder, replacing it with a high-performance turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine that generates 296 bhp!
Both engine options are paired with a 7-speed Steptronic transmission, although, the M235i adds X-Drive for improved traction on launch and helps it to achieve 0-62mph in just 5.4 seconds! The M235i upgrade also increases the top speed from 132 mph to 155 mph.
Fully Electric BMW iX2
If you do not want to go with a combustion engine option, then BMW has you covered, thanks to the introduction of the BMW IX2! The fully electric iX2 xDrive 30 is an all-wheel drive SUV that attaches an electric motor to each axle, producing an impressive 306 bhp!
The BMW iX2 xDrive 30 M Sport has a WLTP test range of up to 267 Miles on a single charge.
Interior & Technology
Hosting a stunning 10.25” digital instrument cluster that combines with a 10.7” touchscreen centre console for a sleek finish. The central touchscreen curves towards the driver for user comfort and accessibility.
Operating the latest version of BMW iDrive called “operating system 9”, the infotainment now includes a “quick select” feature that allows users to conveniently select functions without endless trawling and even provides shortcuts.
Tall passengers will be more comfortable, thanks to 25mm additional knee room for those sitting in the back.
A stunning pair of bucket seats are also available as an optional extra, for improved driver comfort
The M Sport trim comes with a host of technology and driver assist aids as standard, including:
19” M Sport alloy wheels
BMW Live Cockpit
M Adaptive Suspension
Front sport seats
Parking assistant & Reversing camera
Upgrading to the M235i variant will upgrade you to a set of 20” Alloy wheels, more aggressive styling on bumpers and larger air intakes, which are combined with a rear spoiler and diffuser for a sporty finish.
Further, more prominent side skirt extensions are added along with the signature BMW M mirrors added M branded pedals.
The BMW X2 will come with an array of optional extras to suit your individual needs, with options ranging from;
- Panoramic sunroof
- Leather upholstery
- Diamond quilting
- Frozen paint finishes
- M Sport pro pack
- Technology & Technology Plus packages
Cost & Verdict
As per the BMW Configurator, The X2 M Sport will start from around £40,515.
Upgrading to the top-level M35i variant will set you back just £49,340.
A saving of £3,780 compared with the Mercedes GLA 35, which starts at £53,120.
The all-new & fully electric BMW iX2 is set to start around £57,445
The BMW X2 & IX2 have been unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show and aim to begin UK deliveries from March 2024.
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