BMW 2 Series Coupe Revealed. Prices to start at $33,025

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Say hi to the new BMW 2 Series Coupe! The car was officially revealed few hours back and the new 1 Series Coupe replacement and the new 2 door coupe is basically a new body variant of the 1 Series hatchback. And did we say it’s also much better looking than the donor car?

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To start with, the 2 Series doesn’t get the hatchback’s Japanese anime-style headlights. It also looks more streamlined and boasts of better proportions. The 2’er is longer than the 1 Series coupe by 2.8 inches, wider by 1.3 inches and has a wheelbase that is longer by 1.3 inches.

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The North America spec model, which bows in at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2014, will go on sale with two engine variants-  228i, which will be powered by a 2.0 litre, 240hp, four cylinder motor and M235i, which will be powered by a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-six with max power of 322bhp. The engines come mated to an 8 speed transmission, which sends power to the rear wheels.

Apart from the standard edition, the 228i will go on sale with two more trim levels- Sport Line and M Sport.

The European market gets three engine variants- a 220i powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged four pot motor with 181hp of max power, a 220d 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four diesel with 181hp of max power and the 322bhp M235i.

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It is believed that the current models in the 2 Series Coupe line up will be joined by the M2 performance variant at a later stage. This variant will have a max power of close to 350bhp and could get added features and an all wheel drive.

Stay tuned to Motoroids for more updates on the new BMW 2 Series Coupe

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