2019 BMW X2 M35i: 225kW / 306hp turbo I4 for sporty raised hatch

The 2019 BMW X2 M35i has a more powerful 2L turbo I4 gas engine, lots of M styling parts, and retuned suspension and steering.

The BMW X2 M35i has a 2L turbo I4 gas engine with 225kW (306hp) and 450Nm (184 lb-ft), AWD, and an 8-speed auto with launch control. The M35i has a 0-100km/h time of 4.9 seconds.

There’s an M Sport Differential on the front axle, stiffer suspension, lowered springs, and a retuned steering system. The upgraded brakes have dark blue metallic callipers, 18″ steel rotors at the front, and 17″ rotors at the rear.

The exterior of the M35i has 19″ wheels, two 100mm (3.9″) tailpipes, a sportier exhaust, and Cerium Gray highlights for the grille, intakes and mirror caps. Inside there’s a perforated leather steering wheel, M35i trim on the door panels, and shift paddles.

Options include an adaptive suspension setup with two modes, 20″ wheels, and M Sport seats.

Production begins November 2018, sales begin in March 2019 in Europe.