BMW’s release of the new 2-series 228I M sport, was designed to improve upon its 1-series that was introduced last year, and improve it has. Specs show that the new 2014 BMW 228i M Sport car is both longer and wider than last year’s model, but you would never know from just looking at it. BMW’s redesign has made the car look sleeker and more classic than any of the other M-series sports cars to go on the market. While this two-door, four-passenger sports car with an integrated spoiler and split dual front grill has garnered the attention of car enthusiasts around the globe can its performance and added features keep their attention.
The new 2014 BMW 228i M Sport can pack a punch with its 2.0-liter twin turbo, four-cylinder engine. The engine gives the rear-wheel drive car a strength of 240 horsepower with a 258 lb./ft. of torque. The new BMW provides enough acceleration to move the car from zero to 60 miles per hour, in five seconds flat. Not bad for an entry-level luxury sports car. Car buyers can select between an eight-speed automatic transmission or a six-speed manual transmission.
Drivers are also treated to four driver modes, including Eco Pro, Comfort, Sport, and Sport Plus. The 228i M Sport is also equipped with the latest start/stop technology that automatically stops the car when not in use and restarts instantly when you touch the gas. This design helps to improve the car’s overall fuel efficiency, which sits at 24 miles per gallon in the city and 36 miles per gallon on the highway.
The longer and wider design has provided a more spacious interior that offer both front seat and rear seat passengers with additional legroom. The cargo space is also slightly larger, and can be extended by folding down the 60/40 rear split seats. The seats have leatherette upholstery, which provides a stylish look and a comfortable feel. The front seats include an 8-way adjustment system that comes with driver memory.
As with all BMW models, the new 2014 228i M Sport come with the iDrive system that includes a 4.2-inch touchscreen and 8.8 display board. This system is interactive with BMW various apps available and offers a Bluetooth and USB connection capabilities. A high-quality Harman Kardon surround sound system and Sirius XM satellite radio connections come standard.
To add to the pure joy of driving this car, BMW has included a few extra features, such as dynamic cruise control, active driving assists, parking assists, and a rear view camera. Other safety features include BMW assist eCall, Xenon adaptive headlights, anti-lock brakes, numerous airbags, and daytime running lights.
The new 2014 BMW 228i M Sport is one nice sport car that offers a great sporty look and feel, a spacious interior, solid performance, and plenty of added features to enhance driving. The fact the BMW made significant changes to the exterior to provide a sportier look, while still offering more interior seating and cargo space is certainly a bonus. It also has a performance rating to back up the new design and provided a great overall model. There is nothing to dislike about this car, especially if you’re searching for the low-end luxury sports car model.
The new 228i M Sport entered the market with a manufactured suggested retail price tag of $32,100, which is a good price for a luxury model sports car from a well-known manufacturer like BMW. The best way to tell if the new 2014 BMW 228i M Sport is right for you is t ….For more details please visit Exotic Car Rentals in Fort Pierce, FL.