Originally Posted by Dackelone
I saw today that BMW insider Scott26 mentioned that the 1M's replacement, the M2 will be powered by a turbo four [...]
M2 powered by a four cylinder [...]
In August 2010 1addicts
already quoted Scott26 about the four cylinder concept for the M2 which was then already in the course of being developed by BMW M (http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=424637
"There is a lot of this car [1M] that will carry over for the next generation 1M in which that car will switch to four cylinders to which the M Division engineers are already working on the basics without time constraints or restrictions. E82 1M is showing what is possible in a small time-frame. F22 1M [M2] will show what is possible once you do not have restrictions."
Also re 1M development: