BMW Motorsport has released details of their track-only M235i Racing. Priced from €59,500 (+VAT), the 2 Series racer is eligible for VLN Endurance Championship and Nürburgring 24 Hours.
Measuring 4,454 long, 1,862mm wide (without mirrors), 1,380mm tall and a 2,690mm wheelbase, the M235i Racing rides on 18-inch alloy wheels and features H&R suspension springs together with KW dampers. It also gets H&R anti-roll bar (2-way at the front) as well as high-performance brakes with four-pot fixed calipers.
It is powered by BMW’s M Performance TwinPower Turbo 3.0-litre straight-six petrol engine developing 245kW (333HP) and 450Nm of torque. There’s a limited-slip differential and steering wheel-mounted shift paddles that transfer power to the rear wheels.
Other modifications include racing exhaust with racing catalytic converters, TANK Motorsport safety tank and ABS/DSC/ASC with BMW Motorsport specific racing calibration.
Inside, the racer has Recaro Pro Racer SPG racing seats, Schroth six-point racing harness and a FIA-approved roll cage.
Check out the video of the prototype being unleashed on track below.