BMW has announced the new M240i M Performance Edition as part of its individualization program. With M Performance Parts, BMW offers sports-oriented customers the opportunity to customize their cars according to their preferences.
With the new BMW M240i M Performance Edition, BMW M is now launching a special series in line with this trend. It has been designed to express the athletic appeal of the compact sport coupé even more. The Edition model already features many high-grade exterior components from the M Performance accessory program ex works. These have been harmonized with care and enhance the sporty appearance and dynamic appeal of the powerful coupé even further. Carbon fiber or black detail parts provide distinctive contrasts to the Alpine White paintwork.
The athletic look of the compact sports coupé is highlighted especially by the large 19 inch light alloy wheels, fitted with 225/35 R19 (front) and 245/30 R19 (rear) mixed tyres. The high-quality double-spoke forged wheels are finished in bicolor Orbit Grey and have a diamond polished visible side; at the front the Special Edition features aerodynamics parts consisting of air guides, splitter and bumper front section, whose spoiler lip is finished in matt black. The radiator grille including kidney grille bars is also in black. The partly painted rear diffuser and a carbon-fiber rear spoiler add to the car’s expressive appeal.
In addition, carbon fiber tailpipe trim with embossed M logo underline the motor racing character of this edition model. Carbon fiber outside mirror caps and the side sill attachments with foiled M Performance inscription round off the dynamic appearance of the M240i.
The BMW M240i edition is powered by a 250 kW/340 hp inline 6-cylinder engine with M Performance TwinPower Turbo Technology (combined fuel consumption: 8.5 – 7.7 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 195 – 176 g/km).
Uncompromising quality and performance. All M Performance components have been developed especially for the M240i incorporating the full motor sports know-how of BMW M and are perfectly harmonized with each other.
The BMW M240i edition is offered with either a 6-speed manual gearbox or an 8-speed Steptronic sports transmission. In addition BMW xDrive is optionally available for the high performance coupé. In this case the car always comes with automatic transmission. The compact sports car boasts impressive performance figures. In conjunction with the all-wheel drive (combined fuel consumption: 8.0 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions: 184 g/km), it sprints from zero to 100 km/h in only 4.4 seconds, the top speed being 250 km/h for every drive variant.