BMW M235i performance 2dr coupe
3-litre, 6cyl, 326bhp, 8spd automatic, 0-100 in 4.8 seconds, 37.2mpg, 189g/km, €750 road tax.
Standard 2-Series equipment includes air con, Bluetooth hands-free system, USB socket, DAB radio, BMW Emergency Call, rain-sensing wipers, multi-function steering wheel, rear park sensors, LED tail-lights.
Equipment on test car included: sports front seats, cruise control with brake function, adaptive headlights.
The Media Package-BMW Professional includes satnav, online services, front and rear parking help, sport automatic transmission, heated front/rear seats, internet, enhanced Bluetooth telephone, etc.
Price: Including extras, €68,274, (€57,660 core price of M235i) on the road.
Remember: Delivery, related charges are included; the 2-series range starts from €35,700 (218d).