Let’s compare the price of BMW 2-Series Gran Coupe with its closest competitors. It is more profitable to choose?
The basic version of the 228i xDrive is offered at a cost of 38 495 dollars. It is equipped with all-wheel drive and a 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder turbocharged engine under the bonnet with a capacity of 228 horsepower. Version M235i xDrive adds upgrading the chassis and brakes, mechanical front differential, limited slip, and a more powerful powertrain – a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine developing 301 horsepower. The car is available at a price of $ 46,495.
The price of the car is almost completely corresponds to the level of the main competitor’s 2-series Gran Coupe – Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class base which cost a little less – 37 $ 645, but this is for models with front-wheel-drive system. All-wheel drive version of the CLA 250 will cost 39 $ 645. Mercedes has yet to release the price of the nearest competitor M235i – AMG CLA 35. Mercedes has an even more powerful CLA 45 AMG that delivers 375 horsepower. It starts at 54 095 dollars.
Also in the same segment with the BMW is the Audi A3. The basic version available from 34 us $ 295, which is somewhat cheaper 2-Series, but with front wheel drive and less power at 184 horsepower. The cost for the version with all-wheel drive starts from 37 495 dollars. Likewise, all-wheel drive Audi is the closest competitor to the BMW 228i. Audi S3 competes with the model of the M235i, and it starts with lower prices 43 $ 995, but its capacity is just 288 horsepower. The Audi has a more powerful RS 3, which develops 394 horsepower, but its price starts from 57 $ 195.
All models of the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe supplied with led lights, seats with electric adjustment and 8.8-inch screen multimedia system, navigation and compatibility with Apple CarPlay. The car also got Parking sensors, a blind spot monitoring, automatic emergency braking and a warning about leaving the traffic lane.