2015 BMW 2-Series Convertible: This Is It (And It Gets AWD)

It just so happens that the BMW 2-Series is my favorite new BMW to come along in some time, because it's a spirited, compact rear-drive coupe that pays homage to the old 2002 with lots of modern amenities and performance. And for its second year on the market, it loses a top and gains all-wheel drive. » 9/09/14 6:40pm 9/09/14 6:40pm

Are There Great Driving Roads In South Africa?

When you think "great driving roads" you probably think of European roads like mountain passes in the Alps, or the scenic roads of Majorca, or even America's own Tail off the Dragon. South Africa probably doesn't spring to mind, but perhaps it should. » 8/22/14 3:20pm 8/22/14 3:20pm

Chris Harris Pits The New Volkswagen Golf R Against The BMW M235i

/DRIVE's Chris Harris feels the same way about the last-generation Volkswagen Golf R that I do: It was a phenomenal car, but maybe not superior enough to a GTI to justify its price. He says the new, more powerful MK7 Golf R is much better. And a lot more fun. » 8/15/14 3:32pm 8/15/14 3:32pm

Working For Weeks To End Up With 2 Minutes Of BMW Action

The production value of car commercials is probably the highest in the industry, and BMW's Epic Driftmob is no exception. /Drive is here to show you what it takes to end up with a 2 minute video. » 8/06/14 6:58pm 8/06/14 6:58pm

Synchronized BMW M235i Drifting Is The Best Use Of Public Roads

Why is drifting a solo sport, anyway? Here's an idea for something awesome: entire teams of people, each driving a BMW M235i, compete to see who can do the most elaborate synchronized drifting routines. It's like synchronized swimming, except on land and with turbos. » 7/30/14 10:30am 7/30/14 10:30am

Watch The BMW M235i Take On The Porsche Cayman On Track

Say you've got around $50k to spend on a sporty coupe, do you get a loaded BMW M235i or a stripped-out Porsche Cayman. Both are intended for different purposes but achieve similar performance figures. So which is better on track? » 7/05/14 4:00pm 7/05/14 4:00pm

Consumer Reports Says The BMW M235i Is Better Than A Porsche 911

Remember last year when the Tesla Model S made a huge splash by nailing a near-perfect 99 out of 100 score in Consumer Reports? Now they have a second favorite, and it's the 2014 BMW M235i, a car we like very much as well. » 6/30/14 9:34am 6/30/14 9:34am

BMW M235i Will Get AWD, Future Rallycross Drivers Rejoice

The screams of joy from literally dozens of amateur rallycross drivers could be heard echoing from Vermont to the Netherlands as BMW announced the M235i coupe will get xDrive. » 5/13/14 12:23pm 5/13/14 12:23pm

Does A SEAT Leon Cupra Stand A Chance In A Drag Race With A BMW M235i?

The SEAT Leon Cupra is that better-looking VW Golf R with so much power that it could almost make a purist forget about its FWD-ness. But is it good enough to go up against a BMW M235i in a drag race? » 4/25/14 7:00pm 4/25/14 7:00pm

Here's Why The BMW M235i Isn't A Real 'M' Car

The BMW M235i. It's fast, it looks aggressive, and it's got M badges all over it. From there you might deduce that it's a proper M car like an M3 or an M5. But it isn't! Here's why, and what that means for the rest of the M brand. » 2/11/14 12:00pm 2/11/14 12:00pm

The 2015 BMW M235i Is Bringing 325 HP Of Tiny Goodness To America

If you're American, you can have the bite-sized BMW 2-Series in about three months when the M235i and 228i make their respective debuts. And the M235i is part of BMW's plan for world domination with the M series. » 1/13/14 1:51pm 1/13/14 1:51pm

The BMW M235i Racing Is Proof That 'M' Still Stands For Something

BMW is introducing a fender-flaretastic "M235i Racing" variant of the new BMW 2-Series, designed for use in what are considered more accessible racing series such as the VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring, where it'll race against the likes of Porsche and Audi. » 11/20/13 9:45am 11/20/13 9:45am

You Better Believe The BMW M235i Can Handle Itself On A Track

The new BMW 2-Series. It looks good, it's priced well enough, and it has impressive specs. But is the M235i really worthy of that M badge? » 10/31/13 2:19pm 10/31/13 2:19pm

2014 BMW M235i: This Is All Of It

The sportiest version of the new BMW 2-Series car is something we're looking forward to, and thanks to these leaked official images, I can show you exactly why. » 10/24/13 8:52am 10/24/13 8:52am

The BMW M235i Will Do 0-To-60 MPH In Under 5 Seconds

The BMW 1-series coupe is about to die. Long live its successor, the 2-Series. And newly-released specs say the top BMW M235i will have some hustle. » 10/09/13 11:55am 10/09/13 11:55am