New 2018 BMW M2 arrives in Malaysia

Yes, the baby M car has been refreshed for 2018 and it’s now here in Malaysia. There are multiple changes made to the 370hp coupe but you’d be hard pressed to spot them. To be honest, it really is a mild facelift. You do get all new LED lighting and touchscreen, finally!

What’s new in the new M2


  1. Bi-LED Headlights replaces previous Xenons
  2. Rear tailights are now LED as well


  1. new iDrive 6.0 brings touchscreen control and voice control
  2. Dashboard has been reprofiled
  3. Instrument cluster revised
  4. HVAC air vents are redesigned

2018 BMW M2 Specifications:

Zerotohundred: 4.5 seconds
Top Speed: 250km/h / 155mph limited
Engine: Turbocharged 3.0L straight six in line
Power: 370 / 6500rpm
Torque 465nm
Weight: 1,495kg
Price: RM 535, 800.00

The Malaysian Launch back in 2016

The all-new BMW M2 Coupe zooms into Malaysia, priced at RM500K!


Mr. Han Sang Yun, MD and CEO of BMW Group Malaysia says, “The BMW M2 Coupé perfectly illustrates our strengths and capabilities in creating dynamic and premium two door, short wheel base and ultimate rear wheel drive sports car which emotionally stirs performance car fans all over the world.”

Han added that the premium automaker is constantly seeking to challenge its own boundaries in order to deliver the best in automotive innovations and sheer driving pleasure to its customers.

“With the new advancements introduced, the New BMW M2 Coupé is already a winner on and off the track. The high peformance sports coupe only recently took home the much coveted Sports Auto Award for the second time. A back to back win in 2016 and 2017. The appeal of this win alone, makes the New BMW M2 very appealing to motorsports fans in Malaysia.” said Han.

BMW M2 Sound

Recorded at the launch in 2016, this is how the M2 screams, shout and farts

Body Colours on the new M2

When the M2 was new, the only colour they had for Malaysia was the Long Beach Blue and nothing else. It was until mid this year that we’ve began to see other shades such as the Alpine White and the still unseen Mineral Grey unit.

The only Alpine White ///M2 in the country and its sold! @zerotohundred #bmwm2 #bmwm #alpinewhite #autobavaria #bmwmalaysia #zerotohundred

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Fortunately, the new M2 is now officially available in 4 different colours right from the start.

  1. Long Beach Blue
  2. Black Sapphire
  3. Alpine White
  4. Mineral Grey

BMW Group Malaysia Announcement

The retail price (on the road, without insurance, and with BMW Group Malaysia’s Industry leading 5 Years Unlimited Mileage Warranty with Free Scheduled Service Program as well as 2 Years/ 24 Months Tyre Warranty Programme) for the New BMW M2 Coupé: RM 535, 800.00

With the BMW Balloon Financing courtesy of BMW Credit Malaysia, the New BMW M2 Coupé can be owned starting from RM6,188.00 a month in Peninsular Malaysia and from RM 6,188.00.*

Region Price Monthly Instalment (80%) Monthly Instalment (90%)
Peninsular Malaysia RM535,800.00 RM 6,188 RM 7,188
East Malaysia RM537,986.50 RM 6,188 RM 7,188
Duty-Free RM331,980.00 RM 3,788 Rm 4,488

*Figures reflected above are all based on the BMW Balloon Financing program of 80% and 90% loan margin and are based on estimated numbers only. For a different loan margin or for further clarification on your customised BMW Financial Solution, please refer to our BMW Credit Relationship Managers at your preferred BMW Authorised Dealer or contact us at 1800 88 3000.

BMW Credit Malaysia also recommends its BMW Comprehensive Motor Insurance program with its financial solution plans which is underwritten by Allianz General Insurance Company (Malaysia) Berhad. (735426-V).