2018 BMW M2 pricing and specs: Hero coupe gets updates, price hikes
Local pricing and specifications for the 2018 BMW M2 range have been announced this week, with the updated performance coupe gaining enhanced styling and technological features for the new model year.
The update forms part of BMW's LCI program, or 'life-cycle impulse', which is the German car maker's term for a mid-life update. Tweaks to the wider 2 Series range were announced earlier in August.
BMW iDrive to make way for touchscreens, says design boss
The head of design at BMW has admitted the company’s trademark iDrive infotainment system controller will make way for touchscreen technology in the future.
BMW Group design director Adrian van Hooydonk told Autocar recently that touchscreens were one of a number of technology formats the car maker will use to allow drivers and passengers to interact with its next-generation vehicles.