BMW M celebrates 30 years presents BMW M3 Special Edition

BMW introduces M3 Special Edition

30 years ago, BMW M GmbH - at that time still as BMW Motorsport GmbH revolutionized the segment of athletic middle class with the first BMW M3 trading-. Five model generations, BMW M steadily refined his automobile icon. But over the years, the M3 kept its original character. To celebrate of the 30th anniversary of this automotive icon sets BMW M this summer the exclusive, worldwide to 500 copies limited Special Edition BMW M3 "30 years of M3" on.

As a tribute to the first generation of the BMW M3 Anniversary Edition "30 years of M3" exclusively in the exterior paint Macaoblau metallic painted, that once celebrated its premiere in the color palette of BMW M3 as an option for the first generation of the BMW. The edition of "30 years of M3" builds on the competition package, which is optionally available for the production model of the BMW M3. It includes a power increase to 14 kW/19 HP to 331 kW / 450 HP (combined fuel consumption: 8.8 8,3 l / 100 km, CO2 emissions combined: 204-194 g / km).

The Adaptive M suspension is also part of the competition package. The enhancements include new M differential on the rear axle and the dynamic stability control (DSC) springs, damper and stabilizers, modified characteristics of the three modes of "Comfort", "Sport" and "Sport +" and a correspondingly modified rule vote of the standard assets. The Edition model rolls the competition package on forged 20 inch-M light-alloy wheels with mixed tyres (front: 265/30 R20, rear: 285/30 R20). These measures lead to a significant increase in the dynamic driving qualities, reflected not least in an enhanced acceleration. The BMW M3 "30 years of M3" with an optional seven-speed M double clutch transmission Sprint in 4.0 seconds from standstill to 100 km/h - 0.1 seconds faster than the production model.

Also with the standard six speed manual transmission, the standard Sprint is 0.1 seconds faster complete as with the Serienmodell.Beim exterior design includes the competition package the BMW individual high-gloss shadow line with extended sizes. To fit the tailpipes running in Black Chrome the M-sport exhaust system.

The Edition model shows also via specially crafted M gills in the front fenders, which bear the logo "30 years of M3". The competition package enhances the Interior of the Edition "30 years of M3" with the specific M sports seats with breakthrough. Also the safety belts with incorporated BMW contribute M strips to the sporty character of the Interior. (ampnet/SM)