The BMW M3 is a synonym for sportsmanship in a daily driver and have been for years a "must have" for car enthusiasts. With the BMW M3 GTS, the Bavarian automaker's M division is to couple the crown. The optimized to street legal racing coupe reaches about 30 hp more than the "normal" M3 and thus comes to 450 hp. This was achieved by expanding the displacement from 4.2 to 4.4 liters. The progress was not enough all the BMW M3 GTS properly slimmed to optimize the performance weight. So the BMW M3 GTS weighs with an unladen weight of less than 1500 kg nearly 200 kg less than the BMW M3. The resulting benefits speak for themselves : 4.1 seconds for the sprint to 100 km and a top speed of almost 300 km / h The interior of the BMW M3 GTS goes to Spartan. Narrow bucket seats are covered with Alcantara leather and a roll cage shape the image of the sports car that will be used in this form as a touring car and thus the successor of the BMW M3 CSL (E46) compete.

Tech details

Year 2008
Body type Sedan
Engine Gasoline, 3999cm³, 420HP
Drive rear
Gearbox automatic
Top speed (km/h) 250
0 - 100 km/h (s)
Seats 4
Doors 2
Emissions CO2 263g/km Euro 4,Euro 5
Consumption (l/100km)
15.9 / 8.5 / 11.2
Dimensions (mm)
4620 / 1800 / 1390
Payload 480kg 440l
Insurance class 19 HF / 30 TK / 32 VK