Detachable swan neck towbar, where the neck of the towbar can be removed when not in use.
Detachable towbars avoid any issues with parking sensors picking up the tow bar neck, so ultimately if your car has reverse parking sensors this would be the best option for you.
- Neck removable when not in use
- No issues with reverse parking sensors
- Compatible with ALKO Stabilisers
- Compatible with most Cycle Carriers
- Please remember to check your vehicle's towing capacity shown on the VIN plate. A call-out fee may be applicable if our engineer attends your appointment and your vehicle doesn't have a towing capacity.
More about the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe
The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is bold, yet classy. Its uncompromising, performance-oriented aesthetic reveals its ambitions and creates a head-turning presence every time it's seen. In keeping with high-end technologies and perfectly tuned driving dynamics features, the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe stands out from the crowd whilst it pursues its very own path.
Equipped with the dynamic equipment available such as the optional Adaptive suspension, the double-clutch transmission and XDrive all-wheel drive, the 2 Series Gran Coupe assumes a leading role among its competitors when it comes to agility. The combination of powerful and efficient TwinPower Turbo petrol and diesel engines sets itself apart from the crowd with ease and delivers self-assuredness on every journey.
The M Sport steering with Servotronic, which comes as standard on the M Sport and the M235i xDrive models, allows for direct and agile steering response and reduces steering effort.
The intelligent BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system delivers a smooth drive as it distributes power to the front and rear wheels for enhanced traction, driving dynamics and safety.
The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe puts on a technically progressive display, the innovative driver assistance systems such as the optional Reversing Assistant that supports the driver and vehicle as well as the optional Digital Key providing greater convenience by allowing the doors to be locked and unlocked via a smartphone.
The Driving Assistant offers an optional safety package that includes the camera-based systems front collision warning with braking function, Speed Limit Assist incl Speed Limit Info with No-overtaking indicator with preview and Lane Departure Warning. The Parking Assistant makes manoeuvring the vehicle easier, the Rear View Camera provides a clearer view behind the vehicle. Active Park Distance Control offers increased protection against damage caused by parking. The Parking Assistant parks the vehicle automatically, parallel, or perpendicular to the street.
What’s the Towing Capacity of The BMW 2 Series?
The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe has a towing capacity of between 1300KG to 1500KG. This capacity allows for cycle carriers, trailers and up to a medium caravan to be towed. To receive an accurate towing capacity for your BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe please refer to your vehicle's VIN plate.
Which Towbar is best for my BMW 2 Series?
When fitting a towbar to the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe, you can choose between 3 types: a fixed flange towbar, a fixed swan neck towbar, and a detachable swan neck towbar.
The only towbar that is available for the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is the Detachable swan neck towbar, this style of towbar is the only design where the neck can be removed once towing has been completed. Using a twist and push method the towbar neck easily removes from its housing leaving the remainder of the towbar practically invisible.
The detachable swan neck towbar is compatible with all clamp-on cycle carriers, trailers and caravans. The detachable swan neck is also ALKO compatible, meaning that when towing a caravan with an ALKO stabiliser the is no need to purchase an ALKO Towball.
Will it need a bumper cut?
When fitting a detachable swan neck towbar to the BMW 2 Series Gran coupe a non-visible bumper cut will be made to the under tray of the vehicle. The cut will only be visible when looking directly at the cut. This is based on the standard bumper, if your 2 Series Gran Coupe has been modified in any way this could cause a larger visible bumper to cut to be made to the vehicle. If you have any questions, please contact our office on 01947 895230.
How do I book a Towbar Fitment?
We know our customers lead busy lives, which is why our engineers will come to your home or your place of work. You can choose a morning appointment between 8 am and 12 pm or in the afternoon between 12 pm and 6 pm. Our team will fit your Towbar at a time that’s convenient to you. Our Towbar fitting service can take as little as one hour and up to four hours, depending on your vehicle.
To get a quote, all you need to do is search for your vehicle below or enter your registration number and postcode above. You can book your date, time, and location online, and we will take care of the rest. We will bring everything needed to complete the job in one appointment. If you order any Cycle Carriers or accessories with your Towbar, the Engineer will also bring those.
Why choose Towbar Express?
Towbar Express have over 30 years of experience in the industry, and we know exactly what you need! We employ all our Towbar Engineers, so we won’t just contract out the work to a 3rd party company. Our Engineers are trained to a high standard, and as new vehicles are released, more training is carried out to ensure they understand every aspect of every vehicle.
We have over 6000 Trustpilot and Google reviews from past customers who are happy with our work! Every day another 5-star review comes through, which is how we know we have happy customers and are doing a fantastic job!