The 2018 BMW X2 comes equipped with a 2-liter I4 that makes 228 hp @ 5000 rpm horsepower and 258 lb.-ft. @ 1450 rpm of torque. The car takes 6.4 seconds to reach 60 MPH from a standstill while it is able to run a quarter-mile in 15 seconds. All the trims are powered by the same engine, hence, there is no change in the performance figures as you go up the trims.

2018 BMW X2 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
sDrive28i 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)6.4 sec15 sec111 ft.
xDrive28i 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 8A)6.4 sec15 sec118 ft.
Considering the acceleration figures, the 2018 BMW X2 isn't the best performer amongst the competitors and takes its time to reach 60MPH from naught. Even in the quarter-mile run, the car is an average performer and won't pin any excitement meter around. The fastest car of the lot is 2018 Infiniti QX30 which is just a tad bit quicker than the 2018 BMW X2 and does the 0-60 MPH run in 6.25 seconds. It also reaches the quarter-mile mark faster than the 2018 BMW X2.
The braking on the 2018 BMW X2 is quite sure-footed and has an evident bite to it. Although it is not the best braking car in its segment it's not the worst either. The ride takes some time to come to a complete halt but it does so with composure and the car doesn't sway away from its path. During the emergency braking test, the car decelerates from 60MPH to zero in 111 feet which is a little slower than 2018 Audi Q3.

2018 BMW X2 vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2018 BMW X26.4 sec15 sec-111 ft.
2018 Acura RDX6.2 - 6.5 sec14.8 - 15 sec168 ft.116 ft.
2018 BMW X16.3 sec15.2 sec-124 ft.
2018 Infiniti QX306.2 - 6.3 sec14.8 sec159 ft.-
2018 Lexus NX 300h hybrid8.6 sec15.3 sec-127 ft.
2018 Audi Q37.8 sec16.1 sec-80 ft.
2018 Lexus NX 3006.9 - 8.6 sec15.3 sec-127 ft.
2018 Lincoln MKC7.5 sec15.7 sec-118 ft.

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