Everything you need to know about the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe
The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé offers the full BMW experience at a more attainable price point, making it the ultimate first step into the luxury segment. Here's everything you need to know.
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The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé combines the practicalities of a four-door sedan with the stylish looks of a coupé. What's more, it's fast, fun and features a first-class experience for a modest premium over more mainstream vehicles.
There's lots to learn about the range, so here's everything you need to know about the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé.
How much is the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé?
Prices start from $56,900 before on-road costs for the 218i and extend to $79,900 before on-road costs for the range-topping M235i xDrive.
What is the difference between the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé and 2 Series Coupé?
The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé is a luxury sports sedan, which sports a swooping four-door body style. Lower grades in the line-up offer front-wheel drive, while the xDrive-badged vehicles are all-wheel drive.
This is not to be confused with the BMW 2 Series Coupé, which is a compact two-door coupé. Without the xDrive badge, these models are rear-wheel drive.
Is the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé a good car?
The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé certainly has some great attributes. Firstly, it boasts a five-star ANCAP safety rating. Standard safety features include eight airbags, AEB with pedestrian detection, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, front and rear parking sensors, reversing camera, and front, front-side and curtain airbags.
The starting price is rather attainable for a premium badge, making it the perfect first step into the luxury performance car segment.
Does the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé have Apple CarPlay?
Yes, it does. As standard, this car is equipped with twin 10.25-inch displays. The system is compatible with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
What standard features does the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé have?
The base model packs a bunch of standard inclusions such as an M Sport exterior package, 18-inch alloy wheels, M Sport suspension, 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with satellite navigation and DAB+ digital radio, wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster, ambient lighting, automatic headlights, wireless phone charging, and a six-speaker sound system.
The top-of-the-range M235i xDrive adds standard highlights such as Matrix LED headlights with auto high-beam, panoramic glass sunroof, black ‘Dakota’ leather upholstery, and a Harman Kardon 16-speaker sound system.
What is the warranty on the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé?
BMW has recently extended its warranty to match industry standards. The brand's warranty used to sit at three years; however, now all BMWs are supported by a five-year, unlimited-kilometre warranty.
What does the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé compare to?
The best comparison for the 2 Series Gran Coupé is the Mercedes-Benz A-Class and Audi A3 sedan.
How large is the boot in the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé?
The 2 Series Gran Coupé has a cargo capacity of 430L.