In case you find yourself in a tough spot and don`t know what to choose between the gorgeous BMW M2 Coupe and the Porsche 718 Cayman S, then you definetely have got to see the video below with both model being reviewed by Piston Heads.
I know it`s a tough call, as both models come with exceptional design and advanced aerodynamics and mechanics, not to mention the powertrains under the hood. But even so, there are features that set them apart. We will try highlighting the most important ones and let the video do the rest.
Visually, both models are genuine athletes, coming with lightweight chassis which make them extremely fast and agile, and both use the latest techniques and mechanics.
In terms of performance, the BMW M2 Coupe uses a 3.0-liter turbocharged engine, with 365 horsepwoer and 343 lb-of torque, while the 718 Cayman S comes with a brand-new turbocharged flat-four engine, with 350 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque.
And even if the M2`s engine comes with higher power and torque, this does not necessarily means it is faster than the Cayman, especially since the latter come with the latest technology in terms of powertrain. It uses a mid-engine, is more lightweight and comes with better sprint.
And on the track, the Porsche 718 Cayman S has really demonstrated that it is faster than the M2 Coupe. It managed to run the whole track lap in 1:11.1, while the M2 Coupe was a little bit slower with 1:13:5.
As for prices, the BMW M2 Coupe is much cheaper than the 718 Cayman S, yet, according to its driver in the video, it is much fun to drive than the Porsche model. As for your personal opinion, is up to you to decide which one is the real winner. Enjoy the video!