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BMW stripped weight and added power to make its pint-sized M2 even better

[2019.11.07, Thu 17:05] Debuting at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2020 BMW M2 CS is a lighter, more hardcore version of M's smallest model, with more power than the current M2 Competition. The M2 CS is also the first M2 model to get BMW's Adaptive M suspension, which gives the driver three levels of adjustment for the dampers. BMW also replaced some standard M2 parts with lighter carbon fiber reinforced plastic components. The M2 CS has a CFRP roof that removes weight from the highest point on the car, helping to reduce the center of gravity, according to BMW. the CFRP hood not only weighs half as much as the standard steel hood, BMW claims, but also has vents for engine cooling. The 2020 BMW M2 CS starts production in March 2020 and will be a one-year-only model. BMW won't discuss pricing, but for reference, the current M2 Competition starts at $59,895. The M2 CS will debut at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show alongside the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe, which Digital Trends has already driven a prototype of.
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