M is for Motorsport
One letter established BMW’s reputation for sought after, high-performance vehicles: M.
The BMW M series is a collection of high performance BMW sports cars. It features options across a range of car and body styles, from Coupé to Convertible. Packed with power and made to maneuver, gripping the wheel of any M series vehicle is guaranteed to elevate your adrenaline rush to a higher level.
BMW’s legendary engineering lies at the heart of every M. Generations of award-winning engines deliver prolific power and torque. State-of-the-art M TwinPower technology generates more power from fewer cylinders, with every engine precision-tuned to deliver more than 100 horsepower per liter.
The best part – they are high-performance vehicles suitable for everyday driving. BMW M’s power is matched with responsive handling to deliver track-level performance in every maneuver. With near perfect 50/50 weight distribution advanced M xDrive, and M-engineered suspensions and differentials, M elevates BMW’s signature handling to the highest degree.
M Sport Package VS M Performance
While the BMW M emblem can be found on a range of powerful cars, not each M lettered badge means the same thing.
The M Sport is an accessory package that can be added to almost any BMW. The M Sport package differs from vehicle to vehicle. Some highlights of the M Sport package include darker exteriors and interior trim, larger wheels, a sportier-looking body, and a sportier steering wheel.
While M Sport is mostly about looks, M Performance adds some excitement underneath the hood. The highest standards of agility, dynamics and power provide impressive engines combined with an expressive design, exclusive accessories and high functionality letting you feel just how much passion lies in every single part of these high-performance automobiles.
The Ultimate Grand-Tourer
Experience the pinnacle of performance and prestige in BMW’s most luxurious sports car. The BMW M850i xDrive Gran Coupé supplies an optimum combination of sportiness and everyday utility. This car is an attention grabber and you’re likely to be the only one on your block with it. Its powerful M TwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder petrol engine develops 390 kW (530 hp) and 750 Nm of torque from its displacement of 4.4 litres. The outcome from the interplay between optimally tuned drive train and suspension components is an agile and highly dynamic driving experience – perfectly complemented by the driver-oriented cockpit and the sporty yet luxurious interior concept.
Since its 2019 reintroduction, the BMW 8 Series is one of the best grand-touring luxury cars on the market. For 2022, BMW added a few standard features, including the long awaited Android Auto compatibility, as well as lane departure warning.
The 2022 BMW M8 Competition Gran Coupe features a breathtaking 617 horsepower M TwinPower Turbo engine and the highly emotive M Sport Exhaust System.
Extended Shadowline Trim adds high-gloss black accents to the kidney grille, badges, side air breathers, and more.
These standard 20″ M Star-spoke wheels, complete with your choice of brakes, are a gorgeous addition to the 2022 BMW M8 Competition Gran Coupe.
Thrilling Power and Undeniable Versatility
Fueled by unique dynamics, athletic agility, and striking precision- the BMW X3 M is a physics-defying SUV that hauls the whole family from 0 to 60 in only 3.3 seconds.
Don’t let its mild mannered appearance fool you. Under the hood of the X3 M is a turbocharged 6-cylinder engine designed for maximum performance with a forged crankshaft and additional oil coolers, generating an incredible 503 hp output with the available Competition Package. The 8-speed Sport Automatic Transmission delivers precise, instantaneous shifts in both the automatic and manual modes letting you experience performance like never before. BMW takes it a step further with a Drivelogic button, which adjusts the shift characteristics for faster and sharper gear changes. Things like, exclusive seats sweeten the deal and allow you to feel more comfortable and connected. The seats are made with adjustable backrests and side support. You can add exclusivity to your interior with additional Full Merino Leather and Alcantara upholstery, available only with the Competition Package.
The BMW X3 M displays distinctive design elements that further promote its performance authority with M Quad Exhaust, M Roof Spoiler, aggressive air inlets, and side air breathers. The exterior extended Shadowline Trim adds an intense high-gloss black finish to the grille, side air breathers, mirror caps, and more, while 21″ V-spoke bi-color Jet Black wheels exhibit an even more imposing presence on the road.
A Vision of Precision and Style
The M235i combines progressive style with classic BMW sportiness- intended and designed with independent drivers in mind. It offers the performance, technology and refinement we’ve come to expect of BMW pumping just over 300 horse power around 5000 rpm and 332 lb-ft of torque around 100 rpm.
With its captivating performance and unique exterior and interior it’s built to impresses from every angle. Powerful proportions at the front, side and rear together with the elegant coupé line create an incomparable character. Dominating the interior is a sporty and modern ambience defined by exclusive M design details. Underneath the hood of the BMW M235i xDrive, is a powerful M TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder petrol engine at work. Among other features, the high-revving power plant offers optimized intake air ducting, a high-performance cooling package and an M exhaust unit with air vent control. Together with xDrive, the intelligent all-wheel drive system, the result is tremendous driving dynamics paired with high traction.
Fun additions like vibrant blue calipers, which provide potent stopping power, add a stunning display of style and precision. Seats are also designed with thrill in mind. Cloaked in soft leather, they offer improved lateral support and adjustable functionalities that allow you to connect more with the vehicle.
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How do BMW M Competition models differ from traditional BMW M vehicles?
BMW M models are engineered for high-performance driving. However Competition models and models with the available Competition Package, also provide track-level performance as well as trim upgrades. Enjoy increased horsepower, faster 0-60 times, and M-specific performance components like the M Sport Exhaust System, M Track Mode, and exclusive M forged wheels with performance tires. Bold design elements like the sporty high-gloss black finishes on the grille, side gills, mirrors, and exhaust finishers give the M Competition a serious edge on the street and on the track.
Which M model currently has the most horsepower?
BMW M vehicles are known for their history-making horsepower, but these powerhouses can all unleash up to 617 hp:
The BMW M8 Competition Coupe and BMW M8 Competition Gran Coupe generate up to 617 hp and are the fastest BMW M models with a 0-60 mph of just 3.0 seconds.
Which BMW M model currently has the greatest fuel efficiency?
The 2022 BMW M440i Coupe currently has the greatest fuel efficiency of all BMW Performance M models with 25/34 MPG (city/highway).