BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA

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  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    BMW Is Launching the Next-Gen M2 for the 2023 Model Year
    And it will come with the same S58 twin-turbo, inline-six offered in the BMW M3 and M4, among others
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    Autocar reports a mild power increase
    To 410 horsepower and 429 pound-feet for the base M2 and 430 horsepower for the M2 competition, making even the base version more powerful than the current M2 Competition
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    A six-speed manual transmission will be offered
    But BMW is dropping the 7-speed DCT for an 8-Speed automatic with paddle shifters
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    RWD will be standard with an electronically controlled M differential
    And there are no plans to offer an AWD xDrive M2 at this time
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    The M2 is growing to be a bit wider and will offer a longer wheelbase
    And the M2 will have active aerodynamics for the first time, mainly used to help keep the new S58 engine cool.
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    Weight distribution will be 50:50
    And since the new M2 is based on the CLAR architecture, body rigidity will increase by 40-percent
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    Updated front and rear suspension will improve handling
    With the biggest news being the potential for increased front camber on models with lift-related or variable dampers.
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
    They Say that the 2023 BMW M2 will be built in Mexico
    While the S58 engine will still be built in BMW’s Munich facility.
  • BMW is Quite Literally Rewriting the BMW M2's DNA
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