Watch the BMW M2’s Debut Live Streaming Here

Watch the BMW M2’s Debut Live Streaming Here

BMW will introduce its newest sports car at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show.

Although the company has already unveiled the new M2 online, the sporty coupe will come with a 3.0-liter turbocharged six-cylinder engine with 370 horsepower and 343 pound-feet of torque mated to a seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmission (M DCT). According to the German automaker, the M2 will make the 0-62 mph sprint in 4.5 seconds with a manual transmission or 4.3 seconds with the M DCT.

SEE ALSO: 2016 Detroit Auto Show Coverage

Sporting aggressive styling from bumper to bumper, the BMW M2 looks to be a worthy successor to the 1 Series M Coupe that had 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque. BMW also revealed that the new M2 turned in a Nurburgring lap time of of 7:58, making it seven seconds faster than the last-generation M3 coupe.

BMW will also show off the new X4 M40i that has also been revealed with 355 hp and 343 lb-ft of torque from a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-six engine.

BMW’s press conference will start on January 11 at 7:40 AM Pacific / 10:40 AM Eastern.

Discuss this story on our BMW Forum