BMW: “M2 Competition” will be Released in the European Market

BMW announced on July 30 that “M2 Competition” will be released in the European market, announced that it will set the latest Advanced Driving Assistance System (ADAS) in the same car.

The M2 Competition is the successor model of “M2 Coupe”. Direct injection of the “M4 coupe” obtained 3.0 liter in-line 6-cylinder gasoline twin turbo engine installed. Maximum output 410 hp / 5250 to 7000 rpm, maximum torque 56.1 kgm / 2350 to 5200 rpm. 0 to 100 km / h acceleration is 4.2 to 4.4 seconds, maximum speed is 250 km / h (limiter operation). In the optional M driver’s package, the maximum speed is increased to 280 km / h (limiter operation).

BMW set the latest advanced driving support system in this M2 competition. Collision warning, pedestrian warning system with city braking function, lane departure warning, speed limit info etc. are prepared.

The pedestrian warning system with city braking function analyzes the traffic situation based on the images taken with the camera. Upon detecting the risk of collision with a pedestrian, a warning is immediately displayed on the instrument panel and an alarm sound is issued to urge the driver to avoid the operation.

At the same time, the brake system at the same time enters the standby state to exhibit the maximum braking performance. Following the warning, the system automatically activates the brake system and decelerates the vehicle with moderate braking power. As soon as the driver steps on the brake pedal, the braking performance is fully demonstrated and the braking stop distance can be minimized.

The lane departure warning (lane deviation warning system) detects the lane marking with the front camera, and when the car is about to deviate from the lane when traveling at 60 km / h or more, the driver warns the driver by slightly vibrating the steering wheel . No warning is given if the driver changes the lane by operating the turn signal.

Speed ​​limit info, road signs and speed limits are read by the vehicle and displayed in the meter in front of the driver. In the overtaking prohibited section, it is possible to issue a warning to the driver.

In addition, Park distance control with a rear view camera is also set up. The rear view camera displays obstacles behind the vehicle and pedestrians on the control display during parking. With the expected course display function, it is possible to confirm whether the target parking space has sufficient margin. Besides this, an adaptive LED headlight is also available.