BMW has confirmed the official Nurburgring lap time for the new M2

BMW has confirmed the official Nurburgring lap time for the new M2.

 

The sporty coupe is lapping the famous circuit for 7:58 minutes, making it faster 7 seconds than previous-gen M3 and significantly faster than its predecessor – the 1M Coupe with its 8:12 minutes. The model is also pretty close to the time of the current BMW M5, which recorded 7:55 minutes at the ‘Ring.

 

 

Powered by a 3.0-liter turbo petrol engine, the M2 has 365 bhp (268 kW) and 343 lb-ft (464 Nm) of torque. These figures are enough for a 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) sprint in only 4.2 seconds with the optional seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmission. Top speed stands at 250 km/h (155 mph).

 

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