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      07-22-2021, 03:52 PM   #1
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Exclamation G87 M2 Spy Pics/Videos: Competition (or Special Edition) Model Spotted

Updated October 14, 2021:

Here's spy pics of the G87 M2 Competition (or Special Edition) model spotted testing on the Nurburgring today.

G87 M2 Prototype on Nurburgring







Updated September 24, 2021:

G87 M2 Competition model first look - spied on video!





Updated July 22, 2021:

Our photographer spotted this G87 M2 prototype today and for the first time we get a look at the next M2's kidney grilles, all but confirming the front bumper / fascia design seen in the recent leaked M2 bumper images from China (reposted below)!

G87 M2 Prototype Reveals Grilles For First Time






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Updated by administrators on July 14, 2021 with latest spy pics of the G87 prototype.

The spied interior shows upgraded wraparound display screens (the G42 2-series gets the standard displays)

G87 M2 Spied July 14, 2021


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Why design a new m2 bumper when you can order one on eBay
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Well...I don't dislike the horizontal slats...but really hoping that front bumper design is NOT the final product.
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Once again the leaks on here are proven to be correct.

This is going the same way as the G8x release. First the leaks, the denials that it can't be true, and then everything all starts to become reality.
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Once again the leaks on here are proven to be correct.

This is going the same way as the G8x release. First the leaks, the denials that it can't be true, and then everything all starts to become reality.
And then the strong sales.
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Once again the leaks on here are proven to be correct.

This is going the same way as the G8x release. First the leaks, the denials that it can't be true, and then everything all starts to become reality.
And then the strong sales.
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Time to fire Markus Flasch. He's gone to far with approving all this shit.
Craziest part to me honestly.

Sometimes these new designs grow on me but not lately.

The new looks of the 3 / 4 series really don't say BMW
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Why design a new m2 bumper when you can order one on eBay
Huh?
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it's funny how many people will deny things until they launch then just complain. I think it looks tasteful
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Time to fire Markus Flasch. He's gone to far with approving all this shit.
Stick to your e92 bruv. Progress isn't for everyone 👍
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And then the strong sales.
Sales so strong that the local BMW dealer has dozens of M cars sitting on their lot, while you can't find a 911, Boxster, or Cayman at a Porsche dealership anywhere.

What I'm not loving this particular leak, it could end up looking a bit like a retro squared off E30/E36. Still need to wait and see.
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Guess BMW is watching Bimmerpost as well. The more leaks we can find, the less camouflage they will put on their prototype cars😜
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Skipped out on the G80, looks like i'll be skipping the M2 as well, Porsche it is.
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It looks like a cheaply made body kit from eBay
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Once again the leaks on here are proven to be correct.

This is going the same way as the G8x release. First the leaks, the denials that it can't be true, and then everything all starts to become reality.
And then the strong sales.
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Time to fire Markus Flasch. He's gone to far with approving all this shit.
Craziest part to me honestly.

Sometimes these new designs grow on me but not lately.

The new looks of the 3 / 4 series really don't say BMW
They say the direction BMW is heading. They are looking to buck the trend of traditional and going for something entirely different. Only way to know if it truly works is to see how sales are over the next couple of years.

I don't like everything they've done as of late and I especially didn't like the G8x design at first but as more photos and videos rolled out I ended up loving it and ordering one.
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