BMW's high-performing halo models

BMW's high-performance M' cars influence the whole model range – and now there's a new pair, writes Shane O'Donoghue.

11th May, 2014

We’re told that there are still people working within BMW’s M Division that refuse to refer to it as that, instead preferring its original name, BMW Motorsport. These days BMW apparently bandies the letter ‘M’ around paying little heed to the past, instead focusing on shareholder profits and ever-increasing sales volumes.

Witness the arrival of the ‘M Performance’ vehicles – such as the M235i Coupé tested on these pages...

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