The M2 is a firm favourite among a lot of BMW enthusiasts since its launch a few years back. In fact, a lot of people rate it higher as a driving experience than the ever-popular M4. With this latest version BMW have made some improvements that take it to another level – the front has been re-modelled, giving it a very distinctive look, and its got some new alloys and interior design elements. Most importantly, though, it’s got an extra 40 horses compared with the previous version which will get you to 62mpg in 4.4 seconds.

Cash alternative
404 bhp
0-62 mph 4.4 seconds