If you are not a fan of the high-performance M235i, BMW has just revealed the M Performance parts developed for all variants of the 2-Series Coupe. The parts will be available in March 2014 and will add a touch of individual style in a way that expresses motor racing enthusiasm. BMW will also offer the M Performance Power Kit for the 220d Coupe, increasing the output of the 4-cylinder diesel engine by 12 kW/16 bhp to 147 kW/200 bhp and maximum torque by 40 Nm to 420 Nm.
An M Performance silencer system is available for the M235i Coupe, which reduces exhaust gas pressure in order to produce a sports-style sound. Moreover, BMW offers M performance Performance tailpipe trim elements are offered in chrome or carbon, bearing the M logo. For the M235i Coupe, BMW also offers the M Performance limited-slip differential, that ensures traction-optimized distribution of drive torque between the rear wheels.
For all model variants, BMW offers the M Performance sports suspension that includes a lowering of 20 millimetres compared to the standard version, specific dampers and shortened coil springs finished in red, as well as M Performance brake system with brake calipers painted in a choice of red, yellow or orange. The brake calipers are hidden behind the 19-inch forged BMW M Performance light alloy wheels, which are also available in two design versions.
In terms of design, the BMW M Performance Aerodynamic Kit includes a front apron, 19-inch forged BMW M Performance light alloy wheels are also available in two design versions, side sills, a rear spoiler in carbon and a diffuser insert for the rear apron. Other accents include a black decorative grid for the kidney grille, exterior caps in carbon, side sill foils with M Performance inscription and BMW M Performance accent stripes in two colour versions.
The sporty theme is continued at the interior, where we find the M Performance sports steering wheel in Alcantara/carbon finish with red central marking and Race Display in 12-o’clock position, a gear lever and handbrake handle in carbon and an Alcantara gaiter. The gear knob also has a carbon finish. Other features include a highly sporty and individually designed interior include interior strips in carbon and Alcantara, high-grade steel pedals and a driver footrest in corresponding design.