Chevrolet Corvette Stingray vs BMW M2

Picture of BMW M2 (F87)
Picture of Chevrolet Corvette Stingray (C7)
Category BMW M2 (F87)Corvette Stingray
Max power (ps / bhp) 375 / 370461 / 455
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 500 / 369609 / 449
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1578 / 34791558 / 3435
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 238 / 234296 / 292
Average price €64,000€80,000

Acceleration (mph)

Speed & distance BMW M2 (F87)Corvette Stingray
0 - 30 mph 1.8 s1.6 s
0 - 40 mph 2.6 s2.2 s
0 - 50 mph 3.4 s3.0 s
0 - 60 mph 4.2 s3.9 s
0 - 70 mph 5.4 s4.8 s
0 - 80 mph 6.7 s6.2 s
0 - 90 mph 8.1 s7.4 s
0 - 100 mph 9.9 s8.6 s
0 - 130 mph 17.7 s15.1 s
0 - 150 mph 27.0 s20.9 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.8 s @ 96.3 mph8.7 s @ 96.9 mph
1/4 mile 12.5 s11.5 s @ 120.5 mph

Acceleration (kph)

Speed & distance BMW M2 (F87)Corvette Stingray
0 - 40 kph 1.5 s1.8 s
0 - 50 kph 1.8 s1.9 s
0 - 100 kph 4.2 s4.2 s
0 - 120 kph 5.7 s6.1 s
0 - 130 kph 6.5 s6.9 s
0 - 140 kph 7.4 s7.7 s
0 - 160 kph 9.4 s8.7 s
0 - 200 kph 14.8 s13.5 s
1000 m 22.9 s @ 232.0 kph22.7 s @ 240.0 kph
80 - 150 kph (5) 8.7 s13.0 s
80 - 150 kph (6) 10.5 s18.0 s
140 - 200 kph (5) 9.0 s12.2 s
140 - 200 kph (6) 11.5 s19.7 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 11.3 s10.0 s

Braking distance

Speed BMW M2 (F87)Corvette Stingray
100 kph - 0 32 m (105 ft)32 m (105 ft)
200 kph - 0 127 m (416 ft)127 m (418 ft)
60 mph - 0 33 m (107 ft)28 m (93 ft)
70 mph - 0 48 m (159 ft)42 m (137 ft)

General performance

Category BMW M2 (F87)Corvette Stingray
Top speed 280 kph (174 mph)306 kph (190 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 16.6 s @ 1407 ft12.6 s @ 889 ft
Est. max acceleration 0.72 g (7 m/s²)0.67 g (7 m/s²)
18m slalom 69.3 kph (43.1 mph)71.6 kph (44.5 mph)
Fuel economy 10.2 l/100 km (23 mpg US / 28 UK)10.2 l/100 km (23 mpg US / 28 UK)
Lateral acceleration 1.01 g (10 m/s²)1.11 g (11 m/s²)

Summary

Category BMW M2 (F87)Corvette Stingray
Track Performance 929994
Straight line speed 36683675
Total 45974669

Verdict

There is no clear winner in this comparison.

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BR2+  4y ago

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saxy  4y ago

The M2 also can carry 4 people decently... in sure that's not on the stat sheet. Just saw an M2 yesterday in the M sport blue... gosh so nice. But honestly if it were money getting either couldn't ever be wrong. It's too bad they don't sell right hand drive vettes


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BR2+  4y ago

...Yeah dude, We know, Not like you have to tell anyone...


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David Olson  4y ago

Corvette beats it on all tracks by a substantial margin also quickest by a substantial margin. 0-60 3.9 to 4.2, 0-100 8.6 to 9.9, 0-150 21 to 27.
Braking 60-0 93 ft vs 107ft. Corvette is best handling, quickest and fastest by a considerable margin. Let's get real.

 

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Dime-a-dozen-vette  3y ago

The Vette has twice the dsplacement. Actually pretty pathetic, considering the little Bimmer weighs more too. At the end of the day, the BMW is obviously the better, more sorted out machine. Imagine if it had more horses...


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BR2+  3y ago @Dime-a-dozen-vette

Its pretty pathetic that you actually think cylinders make a difference..


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Mcc  2y ago @Dime-a-dozen-vette

How is it obviously better? More sorted?! When its perfomance in a straight line is superior and at the tracks! Your a clown, its not even the top end vette! M2 is one of their best!....imagine if it was against z06 or zr1 hhhhmmmm


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Jackhead  11m ago @Dime-a-dozen-vette

A 3L engine running the 1-1.1Bar of boost that the M2 is specified with is being fed about 6-6.3L worth of air.


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Curtis  5m ago @Dime-a-dozen-vette

Their weight is almost identical. The M2 Competition weighs 2lbs more...