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.

Detailed ratings

Global rating
The Car Guide rating 76%
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 9/10
Safety 7/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 7/10
Convertibles and roadsters under $50,000
The Car Guide rating 77%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 9/10
Safety 7/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 7/10
Sport cars between $50,000 and $100,000
The Car Guide rating 86%
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 9/10
Safety 7/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 10/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2018

N/A

Pros

  • Perfect mechanics
  • Guaranteed classic (M2)
  • High-level handling (230i and M240i)
  • Very high-level handling (M2)

Cons

  • Small cockpit
  • Slight decline in the 230i's performance
  • High maintenance costs
  • Very firm ride (M2)
  • Few storage compartments

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