BMW

BMW 2 Series

Price $38,050 – $65,200
Fuel consumption 7.1 – 13.1 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 76%(view ratings)
The 2 Series is a throwback to the era when BMWs were small, light and simple. Whether you opt for the coupe or the cabriolet, the 230i has a 248-horsepower four-cylinder turbo while the M240i gets a 335-horsepower six cylinder engine. Moreover, xDrive all-wheel drive is available on option. The M2 variant of this little coupe delivers 365 horsepower and exceptional handling.

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Test Drives2018 BMW M2: Shivers Down Your Spine
I could sum up my review of the 2018 BMW M2 in one simple sentence: it’s brilliant, and you should buy one now. Obviously, no one will be surprised to read this, because ever since BMW’s baby M car hit the road in 2015, the automotive press has been smothering …
Test Drives2018 BMW M240i: Poor Man’s M Car
With the ever-growing proportions of the BMW 3 Series, BMW purists surely appreciated the introduction of a smaller model which gets back to the basics of a compact, rear-drive car with a powerful engine. Of course, I’m referring to the 1 Series which was introduced in Canada back in 2008.
Test Drives2018 BMW M240i: the Way Things Were Meant to Be
There was a time at BMW when things were rather straightforward. If you wanted a sports coupe, you got a 3 Series. If a sensible, overachieving midsize sedan was your thing, you got a 5 Series. And if you were the CEO of a large business who needed to get …
Test Drives2016 BMW M2: Glory in its Simplest Form
When the size and girth of the M3 and M4 steadily increased over the past few generations, there were grumblings from BMW traditionalists bemoaning the ever-increasing dimensions of the vehicle and longing for the days of their compact E30 M3s from the early 1990s. BMW did offer the 1 Series …
Test Drives2016 BMW M2: Entry-Level M
It’s official. I’ve changed my mind about BMW. Up until very recently, I’d written off the company’s ability to build compact performance cars. For as long as I can remember, BMW had always been at the top of its class when it put its mind to creating the best—not some …
First Drives2016 BMW M2: The Soul of BMW
FWAAAP… FWAAAP… FWAAAP… that’s one of the most enjoyable sounds heard behind the wheel of the BMW M2 on the Laguna Seca track in California. That particular sound comes from the contact between the Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires and the low-profile ridges at the entry points, apexes and exit …
Spotlight on2016 BMW M2: We’re Testing it this Week
The Car Guide is en route to Monterey and the awesome Laguna Seca raceway to try out the new 2016 BMW M2. And we’ve got to admit that we’re more than just a little bit excited about it. As the spiritual descendent of the 1M coupe, the M2 boasts a …

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New ModelsAll-new 2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is Revealed
The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe we’ve been promised earlier this year is finally coming out of its secret hiding. It will enter production in December and go on sale in Canada next spring as a 2020 model. Customers will have to choose between the 228-horsepower 228i xDrive Gran Coupe …
News2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé Unveiled in Camo Suit
The German automaker has just released pictures of its new little sedan—or four-door coupé if we prefer—that will hit the Canadian market in the spring of 2020. The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé will be the fourth of its kind in the brand’s portfolio, after the appearance of the 6 …
New ModelsIt’s official: A BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is on the Way
Through a short press release and the above teaser image, BMW has just announced that it will expand its 2 Series lineup with the addition of a four-door Gran Coupe model. Described as a global offering, the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe will join the two-door coupe and cabriolet (not …
News2019 BMW M2 Competition: Even Hotter!
The German automaker has just announced a new version of its mean little M2 coupe, which will go on sale in the summer of 2018. The M2 Competition should replace the “regular” M2 in the company’s Canadian product lineup, and will benefit from a new, more powerful engine. As a …
MontrealThe Best New Technologies of the Year, According to AJAC
At the Montreal Auto Show, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada unveiled their winners of the Best New Technology Awards for 2017. In the Best New Technology – Innovation category, Mazda’s G-Vectoring Control took top honours. This software enhances the vehicles’ feel of stability and smoothness by controlling engine power …
NewsAJAC Unveils its Best New Vehicles of 2017
Following an intensive week of testing at the end of October, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada announced its Best New Vehicle awards for 2017, split into eight distinct categories. A photo-finish ending in all cases, based on the subjective evaluation of more than 60 Canadian journalists, gathered at the …
NewsBMW Modifies 2 Series Naming Scheme
A short while ago, the nameplate strategy at BMW was pretty simple: the first number represented the Series, while the two other numbers indicated the car’s displacement. For example, the 318 was a 3 Series with a 1.8-litre engine, while the 328 had a 2.8-litre inline six. Things are a …
DetroitReal-World Debut For The 2016 BMW M2
It’s said that today’s cars lack the sensations of older models; today, manufacturers are cramming as much technology as possible into their cars to make them faster, more comfortable, easier to drive… Nostalgics fondly remember the days when their cars were mechanically tuned to increase performance, not modified using a …

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Geneva
BMW at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show 2014.
BMW presents a selection of fascinating new series-production models at the Geneva International Motor Show 2014. Marking their world premiere are the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé and the second generation of the BMW X3.