BMW M2 Competition with 405 hp on the way, to debut in Beijing

BMW will replace the 365-hp M2 with a 405-hp M2 Competition using a detuned M4 engine. The new M coupe will debut in Beijing and go on sale later this year.

For the past year we've been getting reports of a BMW M2 Competition on the way, bolstered, Sasquatch-like, with a snippet of a spy shot. The brand followers at Bimmerpost now have photographic and VIN support for the model that will replace the current M2, not be sold alongside it. The 365-horsepower M2 is already one of our favorite cars, the M2 Competition should press our buttons even harde...