2018 BMW M2 vs. 2018 Audi RS 3


There are various reasons to purchase a 2018 BMW M2 over the available competition. We at Edmonton BMW compiled a table and list of reasons to make the decision even easier for you.

Vehicle 2018 BMW M2 2018 Audi RS3
Engine 3L 2.5L
Cylinder configuration I-6 I-5
Body material Fully galvanized steel Galvanized steel/aluminum
Exterior light control Automatic Programmable
Door count 2 4
Garage door transmitter Homekit None
Memory seat Driver None

The 2018 BMW M2 is packed with top sporting prowess and classic rear-wheel drive. It's continues the BMW M GmbH's historical roots with aerodynamic design and breathtaking performance. Its competition, the 2018 Audi RS 3 Sedan, delivers race-car performance in a 5-cylinder engine while retaining its 4-door design. In this comparison, we'll be looking at both vehicle's performance features, along with its build and additional convenience features. If you're still interested in learning more, you can always contact us here at Edmonton BMW for more info!


The materials used on the 2018 BMW M2 ensure that you'll have lasting quality over the years to come. The build of the body incorporates fully galvanized steel. This prevents corrosive substances from reaching the underlying steel and iron inside the vehicle. While the 2018 Audi RS 3 incorporates galvanized steel with its aluminium materials, it doesn't prevent corrosion as well. With the 2018 M2, you're guaranteed better protection from harmful chemicals and longer durability over the duration of your vehicle. It's peace of mind that keeps your vehicle looking the way it did when it left our dealership!
Equipped with an I-6 M Twin Power Turbo Engine, the 2018 BMW M2 produces a horsepower of 365 @ 6,500 RPM. Its cylinder configuration is one higher than the RS 3, giving you a higher performance output than the competition. In addition, the M2 also has a larger engine litre capacity to produce even more power for the fuel it consumes.


Not only is the 2018 BMW M2 a great performance vehicle compared to the RS 3, it's also a more comfortable and convenient drive as well. For starters, it features a memory seat for the driver, so you're literally getting a comfortable drive. The vehicle's 2-door coupe design gives you a sportier look and more compact design to make your drive more personal. Having a hard time programming your exterior lights? The 2018 M2 does it automatically, so you have one less thing to worry about. Other additional features include a garage door transmitter to make opening your garage door easier and a remote key-less entry key fob for even more convenience.
So there you have it. The 2018 BMW M2 is not only a more powerful and premium-quality vehicle, but it's also one of the more convenient vehicles to drive on the market. Still interested in learning more? Edmonton BMW is here to answer all of your questions! Come to our dealership during business hours or contact us online to book a test drive or inquire about our vehicles. Edmonton BMW's service department can also help keep your M2 engine up-to date on its performance, so don't hesitate to contact our service department as well!

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