pretty much makes me forget how much I dislike the new 2 series styling. sign me up for an M2 after my current lease is over!
automatic transmission is a bit of a buzzkill though...ack. hope the production version gives more transmission options and even if it doesn't I hope it is the DCT and not that generic 8 speed ZF.
2001 Audi TT 225qc (black, 6 speed)
2013 BMW 135is #514/586 (deep sea blue, 6 speed)