Does the new BMW M2 have what it takes to live up to the legend of its predecessor. Does it need to?
No-one would dare to install a V8 motor in a BMW 1 Series M Coupe. That’s why a drift-loving Swede built one from scratch.
The CAR team stopped off in Durban to measure the power output at the wheels of five of our January issue Shootout cars on the… Read more →
Sudhir chats about the BMW 1 series M Coupé before racer Deon Joubert takes it onto the track at Killarney and, boy, was he impressed! Read the full road test in the August 2011 issue of CAR magazine. And to find out the lap time!
BMW is currently on an M product high. The M5 arrives locally in November, while the local launch of the 1M takes place next month (in the mean time, head on over to our Facebook and Twitter pages to get a glimpse of the exciting M car we have in our test fleet). To again add some hype to the 1M, BMW dropped this manual-only coupé on the roof of California’s highest building. What follows is some wicked drifting in the video… Enjoy!
BMW has released its most revealing video of the eagerly-anticipated 1 Series M Coupé to date. The car’s aggressive looks suit its 254 kW six-cylinder 3,0-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder engine, capable of rocketing the car from standstill to 100 km/h in under 5 seconds.