The M35i is powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine a generation up to 225kW and 450Nm driving through an eight-speed Steptronic Sport transmission featuring gearshift paddles.
BMW claims the M35i will accelerate from zero to 100km/h in just 4.9 seconds.
BMW’s Intelligent xDrive system and front axle M Sport differential maximise front end grip and prevent torque steer.
Specifically-tuned M Sport suspension, M Sport brakes and exclusive 20-inch wheels are a major part of the package.
An on-sale date of the X2 M35i has yet to be announced, other than to say production of Australian models will begin in November 2018 production.
X2 sDrive18i: $46,900
X2 sDrive20i: $55,900
X2 xDrive20d: $59,900
X2 xDrive M35i: $68,900
Note: These prices do not include government or dealer delivery charges. Contact your local BMW dealer for drive-away prices.