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Brand New BMW 2 Series 220i M Sport 2dr Step Auto

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From £35,050
£1499 Deposit
£469 Per month

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Featured specification

Standard specification

Driver Convenience

Attentiveness assistAuto start-stop
Bluetooth hands free facility with USB audio interface + WiFi interface for wireless connection of mobile terminal devices + audio streamingBMW ConnectedDrive online services
BMW Live Cockpit Professional Nav with 12.3" instrument display + 10.25" display, Intelligent Voice Assist, BMW OS 7, HDD, 2USB, 4G LTE connectBMW Teleservices
Check Control warning system for monitoring of lights and door/luggage compartment open warningDirect selection buttons
Drive off assistantEco pro mode
Electric power steeringFront/rear Parking distance control
iDrive touch controller with turn and press functionIntegrated owners handbook
Intelligent functionsOil sensor for level and grade
Optimum shift indicatorPersonal Profile
Touch operation on control displayVariable sport steering

Engine/Drivetrain/Suspension

Aluminium lightweight constructionBalancer shaft
BMW TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder petrol engineDouble VANOS
Drive performance control with ECO PRO comfort + sport modeElectronic differential lock
High precision injectionM sport suspension
Petrol Particulate FilterSport automatic steptronic transmission with gearshift paddles, manual gearshift time display, launch control, coasting idle ECO PRO/COMFORT modes
Twin scroll turbocharger with Valvetronic 

Entertainment

DAB tuner 

Exterior Features

Acoustic windscreen wipers for reduced driving noiseAdaptive LED Headlights
Automatic windscreen wipers and automatic headlightAutomatically dimming rear view mirror
Body colour door handles flush with door surfaceBody colour door mirrors
Body colour front and rear bumpersElectric windows - front and rear, with open/close fingertip control and trap release
Exhaust tailpipes x2 - 90mm in left and rightFading support
Front and rear bumper system with replaceable deformation elementsFront door sill finishers in black plastic with BMW designation
Front windscreen wipers with integrated washer jetsGreen tinted heat protection glazing
High beam assistantHigh gloss shadowline exterior trim in mirror triangle cover, mirror cover panel, mirror bezel and window border
High level third brake lightIndicators integrated int mirror housing
LED registration plate lightLED technology rear tail lights, brake lights and turn indicators
Lightweight engineeringModel designation on right side of tailgate
One piece kidney grille with hight gloss chrome surroundRear fog lights
Reversing light in rear light clusterShark fin antenna
Single part LED rear lights with smoked glass componentsTrailer stabilisation logic
Visible VIN plate 

Interior Features

12V power socket in front centre console with blanking plug2 cupholders in front centre console
3 zone automatic air conditioningAmbient lighting
Anthracite headliningCompartment in front of cupholder
Conditioned based serviceDriver seat backrest width adjustment
Front and rear side armrests integrated into door trimFront armrest
Front door pocketsFront head restraints
Front sport seatsHeated front seats
Illuminated glove compartment with separate small compartmentM sport leather steering wheel
Manually adjustment steering wheel columnRear seat backrest with manual 40:20:40 split folding
Rear seat centre foldable armrest with integrated cup holderStorage compartment between rear seats
Storage tray and compartment with cover in centre consoleSun visors with vanity mirrors and insert tab
Through loading system with 40/20/40 split folding rear seatTwo folding rear seat headrests
Velour floor mats 

Packs

Additional storage compartment pack - 2 Series CoupeConnected pack professional - 2 Series Coupe
Interior and exterior mirror pack - 2 Series CoupeM Sport exterior styling aerodynamics pack - 2 Series Coupe

Passive Safety

2 tone hornAnti lock braking system (ABS) with cornering brake control
Automatic Stability Control (ASC)BMW emergency call
Brake dryingChild seat ISOFIX attachment for the two outer rear seats
Crash sensor activating of airbags,Unlocking doors,hazard warning lights,fuel cut off,interior lighting+activation of safety battery terminal clampDeactivation of fuel pump in the event of a crash
Driver and front passenger airbagsDriver and front passenger side airbags, integrated in the door side seat backrest bolsters for all seat variants
Dynamic brake controlDynamic stability control + (DSC+)
Dynamic Traction Control - DTCElectrically operated hand brake including automatic hold function and automatic release when driving off
Front and rear disc brakesFront passenger airbag deactivation
Head airbags for all 4 outer seatsManual deactivation of front passenger airbag
Seat belt security check for driver and front passengerSeatbelt warning
Side impact protectionThree point seat belts on all seats including front belt stopper, pyrotechnic belt tensioners and belt force limiters
Tyre pressure sensorWarning triangle and first aid kit

Security

Alarm system (Thatcham 1) with remote control and electronic engine immobiliserCentral locking switch for all doors, fuel filler cap and luggage compartment
Deadlocking function system to all doorsDrive away locking system on all doors and luggage compartment
Locking wheel boltsStart/Stop button (illuminated) in centre console with keyless engine start and Auto Start-Stop deactivation button
Two remote control key with integrated key - one button for open and close doors/fuel flap/tailgate and separate button for unlock luggage compartment 

Wheels

Electrically powered 12V compressorReduced rolling resistance tyres
Tyre repair kit
The vehicle information above was correct at time of manufacture. Please speak to the dealership for full current specification.

Technical specification

Emissions - ICE

CO0.226HC0.019
NOx0.013Particles0.0001
Standard Euro EmissionsEURO 6WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb145
WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb - TEH149WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Comb - TEL145
WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Extra High142WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Extra High - TEH149
WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Extra High - TEL142WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - High123
WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - High - TEH127WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - High - TEL123
WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Low203WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Low - TEH205
WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Low - TEL203WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Medium145
WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Medium - TEH148WLTP - CO2 (g/km) - Medium - TEL145

Engine and Drive Train

CamshaftDOHCCatalytic ConvertorTrue
CC1998Compression Ratio11.0:1
Cylinder LayoutIN-LINECylinders4
Cylinders - Bore (mm)82Cylinders - Stroke (mm)94.6
Engine CodeB48B20M1Engine LayoutNORTH SOUTH
Fuel DeliveryTWIN TURBOGears8 SPEED
Number of Valves16TransmissionSEMI-AUTO

Fuel Consumption - ICE

WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb6.4WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb - TEH6.6
WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Comb - TEL6.4WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Extra High6.3
WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Extra High - TEH6.6WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Extra High - TEL6.3
WLTP - FC (l/100km) - High5.4WLTP - FC (l/100km) - High - TEH5.6
WLTP - FC (l/100km) - High - TEL5.4WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Low8.9
WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Low - TEH9WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Low - TEL8.9
WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Medium6.4WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Medium - TEH6.5
WLTP - FC (l/100km) - Medium - TEL6.4WLTP - MPG - Comb44.1
WLTP - MPG - Comb - TEH42.8WLTP - MPG - Comb - TEL44.1
WLTP - MPG - Extra High44.8WLTP - MPG - Extra High - TEH42.8
WLTP - MPG - Extra High - TEL44.8WLTP - MPG - High52.3
WLTP - MPG - High - TEH50.4WLTP - MPG - High - TEL52.3
WLTP - MPG - Low31.7WLTP - MPG - Low - TEH31.4
WLTP - MPG - Low - TEL31.7WLTP - MPG - Medium44.1
WLTP - MPG - Medium - TEH43.5WLTP - MPG - Medium - TEL44.1

General

Badge Engine CC2.0Badge Power184
Coin DescriptioniCoin SeriesM Sport
Generation Mark2Insurance Group 1 - 50 Effective January 0728E
Standard manufacturers warranty - Mileage999999Standard manufacturers warranty - Years3
Vehicle Homologation ClassM1 

Performance

0 to 62 mph (secs)7.5Engine Power - BHP184
Engine Power - KW135Engine Power - PSTrue
Engine Power - RPM5000Engine Torque - LBS.FT221
Engine Torque - MKG30.6Engine Torque - NM300
Engine Torque - RPM1350Top Speed147

Test Cycles

Emissions Test CycleWLTPRDE Certification LevelRDE 2

Tyres

Alloys?TrueTyre Size Front225/45 R18
Tyre Size Rear255/40 R18Tyre Size SpareTYRE REPAIR KIT
Wheel StyleM DOUBLE SPOKE STYLE 848Wheel Type18" ALLOY

Vehicle Dimensions

Height1390Length4537
Wheelbase2741Width1838
Width (including mirrors)2068 

Weight and Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)52Gross Vehicle Weight1965
Luggage Capacity (Seats Up)390Max. Loading Weight475
Max. Roof Load75Max. Towing Weight - Braked1600
Max. Towing Weight - Unbraked750Minimum Kerbweight1490
No. of Seats4Turning Circle - Kerb to Kerb11.1
The vehicle information above was correct at time of manufacture. Please speak to the dealership for full current specification.

Independent review

Review courtesy of Car and Driving

BMW 2 Series Coupe

The second generation 2 Series Coupe is every inch a proper small sporting BMW, thinks Jonathan Crouch

Ten Second Review

The 2 Series Coupe was a car BMW couldn't afford compromise with the front wheel drive system it fits to its other compact models - and to other 2 Series variants. So instead, we've a stand-alone design that continues the great tradition of the Munich maker's smaller sporting cars.

Background

Few people had a bad thing to say about the first generation 'F22'-era BMW 2 Series Coupe, a pure bred rear-driven sports two-door launched in 2014, then updated three years later. For its successor, the Munich maker never seriously considered the front wheel drive set-up used on the supposedly sporty 2 Series Gran Coupe four-door model. Instead, this second generation 'G42' 2 Series Coupe was developed alongside the brand's current Z4 roadster and is based on the same rear-driven platform as that used by larger 3 and 4 Series models. What's been produced as a result is a proper small sporting BMW. Of the kind you might have thought this brand had lost interest in making. Not a bit of it.

Driving Experience

Amongst driving enthusiasts, this second generation 2 Series Coupe will vie with Toyota's GR86 for the title of most rewarding small sports coupe. Choose this BMW and you certainly get a lot more engine options. These kick off with a 220d mild hybrid 2.0-litre diesel variant offering 190hp. And a 2.0-litre turbo petrol powerplant, available with either 184hp (in the 220i) or 258hp (in the 230i), the latter available with xDrive 4WD. Beyond that lies the six cylinder M240i, which offers 374hp (34hp more than its predecessor) and can only be had in xDrive form. In late 2022, a flagship M2 variant will follow with an even more powerful 'S58' version of that 3.0-litre straight six twin turbo engine - expect around 430hp; and the option of a manual gearbox if you want it. With all 2 Series Coupe models, under the skin, much is shared with the current Z4 roadster, including a CLAR (Cluster Architecture) platform that's up to 40% stiffer than that of the old model. BMW claims that steering precision and body control are vastly improved as a result, aided by near-perfect 50:50 weight distribution. All variants come only with an 8-speed Steptronic Sport automatic gearbox with paddleshifters and launch control that incorporates a Sprint mode for short-term acceleration boost. Adaptive M suspension is optional. And there's a powerful lightweight braking system.

Design and Build

It's recognisably a 2 Series Coupe - but this time a slightly larger and certainly more modern-looking one. There's no Convertible body style option this time round. The Coupe we're left with is now 4,537mm long and 1,838mm wide but is 28mm shorter than its predecessor, standing 1,390mm tall. More attractive 'M Sport' styling, which includes 18-inch wheels and is standard in the UK, adds extra pavement presence too. And sporty touches include a low front apron, flared wheel arches and swollen rear haunches. The faster M240i variant gets squared-off sports exhausts, a colour-coded rear spoiler, grey trim features, a unique front splitter and special 19-inch M Sport alloy wheels. Inside all variants, the front sports seats are mounted low in front of the satisfyingly thick M Sport steering wheel and a driver-focused dashboard. This shares much with 3 and 4 Series models, pairing a 12.3-inch centre screen with a 10.25-inch digital instrument panel, complete with M Sport graphics. The upholstery is a mixture of Alcantara and Sensatec man-made leather and can be had in three different colours, with full 'Vernasca' leather optionally available. A 51mm wheelbase length increase means there's more space in the back than they used to be. And there's a decently-sized 390-litre boot, extendable with a folding backrest.

Market and Model

Prices start at around £35,000 for the base 220i; you'll need around £1,900 more for the 220d diesel. The M240i xDrive variant costs from around £46,000. These figures represent a bit of a step up from the previous generation line-up. But they do now include standard 'M Sport' trim, which is what most customers are expected to want. That gets you a sporty front apron, dark gloss exterior trim and dark metallic finishes in the lower sections of the skirts and the rear diffuser, plus large 18-inch wheels. Standard interior features include sports seats trimmed in Alcantara and Sensatec man-made leather. Plus M-branded tread plates, pedals and floor mats, along with an M-specific anthracite headliner and a chunky M Sport wheel. Other standard features include acoustic glazing for the windscreen, auto headlamps and wipers, power-folding mirrors, LED interior lighting and 3-zone automatic climate control. A key option is Adaptive M suspension, which offers a wide spread between sporty and comfort-orientated responses. You might also want to consider the optional M Sport braking set-up - which is standard on the M240i. Luxury options include full Vernasca leather; and a glass slide/tilt electric sunroof that's 20% larger than before. There's also now a much wider range of driver assistance systems, including Front Collision Warning autonomous braking and a package of optional camera driven 'Driving Assistance' features.

Cost of Ownership

If you've heard talk that diesel engines are planet-polluting brutes, then shelve that for a moment while you examine the black pump-fuelled powerplant on offer here because it's nothing like that. The mild hybrid technology now used in all BMW's diesel combustion engines draws on a powerful 48-volt starter generator and an additional battery, so it has significantly expanded possibilities when it comes to brake energy recuperation. The energy obtained by means of recuperation and stored in the 48-volt battery is also used to supply the 12-volt electrical system and the electrically-operated vehicle functions connected to it. Enough with the tech; what about the WLTP figures? Well, the 220d variant manages up to 60.1mpg on the combined cycle and up to 122g/km of CO2. The 220i petrol version manages 44.8mpg and up to 144g/km. Move up to the six cylinder M240i xDrive model and you're looking at up to 34.9mpg and 185g/km. There are no Plug-in PHEV or EV drivetrain options. What else might you need to know? Well, routine maintenance is dictated by 'Condition Based Servicing' that monitors oil level and engine wear, taking into account how long it's been and how far the car has travelled since its previous garage visit. You can check all of this using menus in the 'iDrive' centre-dash display and the car will give you four weeks' notice of when a check-up is needed so you have plenty of time to book it. To help plan ahead for the cost of regular work, at point of purchase you'll be offered a 'BMW Service Inclusive' package that lasts for three years and 36,000 miles.

Summary

If pushed to name BMW's most convincing sports car, many would walk past the mighty M5, ignore the powerhouse M3 and M4 models, pause briefly to admire the lines of the Z4 and end up at the baby of the range, this 2 Series Coupe. With a selection of fantastic engines and the draw of a fully-fledged and awesomely capable M model at the top end, this two-door 2 Series demonstrates once again that light is right. Not for nothing does this model enjoy the lowest average owner age profile of any that the Bavarian brand makes. It'll certainly help BMW that this car doesn't really have many rivals directly able to square up to it. Affordable rear wheel drive models like Toyota's GR86 don't have the quality or the necessary range of engine options. And something like a Porsche 718 Cayman is just too expensive. This 2 Series isn't perfect of course. You might suggest that its shape isn't the most alluring we've ever seen from this Munich maker - but at the same time, you'd have to admit it to be an aesthetic step forward from the previous generation model. Anyway, what'll sell this thing to you is its roadgoing experience, its lust for life and the way it'll remind you of what driving used to be about when all that's ahead is a ribbon of twisting tarmac. Ultimately, it's the kind of car that BMW does better than almost anyone.

Performance
80%
Handling
80%
Comfort
80%
Space
70%
Styling
80%
Build
80%
Value
60%
Equipment
70%
Economy
70%
Depreciation
70%
Insurance
60%

* Depending on the age of the vehicle, MPG and CO2 may be quoted using either NEDC or WLTP testing standards.  Find out more

Figures are provided for comparison purposes. Fuel consumption under real world driving conditions and the CO2 produced will depend upon a number of factors, including any accessories fitted after registration, variations in driving styles, weather conditions and vehicle load.

Personal contract purchase

Monthly payment£469
Deposit£1499
Term (months)47
Fixed interest rate2.5%
Cash price£35,050
Arnold Clark deposit£126.64
Credit amount£33,424.36
Guaranteed future value£15,133.46
Total amount payable£38,802.10
Contract mileage32,000
Excess mileage charge8.69p per mile
Representative APR3.9%
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