The brake calipers, rotors and master cylinder were unique to the M3 model. Refine Your Search: Location. [14] Other changes included larger wheels (16 × 7.5 inches), thinner rear and side window glass, a lighter bootlid, a deeper front splitter[15] and an additional rear spoiler. We are proud to offer you this Manual 1990 BMW M3 coupe. The sole transmission option was the 7-speed dual-clutch transmission (M-DCT) and the official 0–100 km/h (0–62 mph) acceleration time for the GTS is 4.4 seconds.[122]. [151] The M3 Pure has the engine, exhaust and suspension from the Competition Package. [62] The M3 also competed in the 2000 American Le Mans Series, taking one win in the GT class.[62]. [45] Each owner was given a 1-page legal document to sign acknowledging that any installation of boot items voided the new car warranty. The CRT used a carbon fibre bonnet and front seats to reduce weight, resulting in a kerb weight approximately 150 lb (68 kg) lower than an equivalently specified version of the regular M3 sedan. To. Double keys, service book, user manual and emergency keys available. 10 Results . The production run for the Ravaglia Edition consisted of 25 cars. [citation needed] Weight reduction measures included a carbon fibre front bumper, rear bumper and rear wing. The M3 Compact was reviewed in the German magazine "Auto Motor und Sport",[19][20][29] but never reached production. In 2003, the M3 GTR returned to competition at the 24 Hours Nürburgring, with two cars run by Schnitzer Motorsport. [citation needed], In September 1995, a facelift version of the coupé was introduced. Interior changes included carbon fibre for some interior trim items, an "M Power" logo embroidered on the handbrake grip and a numbered plaque with Spengler's signature and the text "DTM champion 2012" above the glove box. It also included side airbags, the M3 GT Class II rear spoiler, front class II corner splitter extensions, electric seats, and double-spoke polished alloy wheels. BMW 318i cabriolet 1992 E30 granitsilber new paintthis is a 1992 BMW 318i convertible. With a beautiful color combination Diamond black metallic with original black leather interior. Limited edition cars such as Cecottos or Evolution models have heavy price tags, and the few restored or concours standard cars that are left fall into similar pricing brackets. However, the eligibility of the GTR was the subject of controversy, with some rival teams believing that the GTR was an in-house prototype vehicle rather than a production model available for purchase by the general public. [16][17] The top speed was increased to 250 km/h (154 mph). [13] [148], The F80 generation of M3 was produced only as a sedan, following the company's plans to split off the 4 Series coupé and convertible from the 3 Series. A total of 200 cars were sold, all coupés painted in the "Fire Orange" colour. The initial model was available in a coupé body style, with a convertible body style added soon after. [92][93][94] Road & Track, who collaborated on the first Need for Speed video game, described the game's custom M3 GTR as being "so iconic that fans still recreate the livery in real life. The resulting E46 GTR racing car was introduced in February 2001 and was powered by a 330 kW (443 hp) version of the 3,997 cc (4.0 L) P60 V8 engine. one to have as they are becoming rarer and especially with low mileage of 43.9k miles. REQUIRED; BMW 3.0 CSL // E28 M5 // 2002 // E30 M3 BMW BBS Alloy Wheels, 5-Speed Dogleg Manual, Rear Wing, Front Spoiler, Brake Cooling Ducts, Flared Arches, Heated Silver Uberkaro Half Leather Seats, Lift-Up-And-Slide-Back Sunroof Electric, Manual Transmission with Genuine 43,900 Miles In 2011, the BMW achieved a 1-2 finish in the 12 Hours of Sebring. The front splitter,[9] the rear apron, sill panels, as well as changes to the body in the area of the rear window (C-pillar) and the bootlid improved the aerodynamics. With the M3 model now being solely a sedan body style, the motor racing activities switched to the M4 (F82) coupé. Only a handful of guys have managed the transition from two wheels to four with any success. The changes were made in order to reduce the price of the M3, as the US dealers believed the European specification M3 would be too expensive to sell well. [144] The F80 M3 was powered by the BMW S55 twin-turbocharged straight-six engine, therefore being the first turbocharged M3 model. We have done the ECU remapping that the output have increased by up to 28hp that was significantly improved the qua, SOLD SIMILAR REQUIRED The M3 model of the E36 3 Series was released in November 1992 and was initially available as a coupé only, with a convertible version added in 1994. 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In 2005, a special edition was introduced which used several parts from the CSL. The M3 was previewed at the 1999 International Motor Show Germany[72] as a concept,[73] resembling the final production version very closely. The first BMW M3 was based on the E30 3 Series and was intended to be a homologation special to satisfy the Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft and Group A Touring rules, which required a total of 5,000 cars to be built. The under body insulation is thinner and there is special carpeting to lower weight. [40][41] As a result, the 'M3 Lightweight' was introduced in 1995. In the 2011 American Le Mans Series GT class, BMW Team RLL swept all categories, winning the GT manufacturer, team and driver championships. Prior to the release of the Imola Individual there was a pre-production model made which was used as the basis of the special edition. Non catalytic converter "Evolution" model (also called "EVO2") introduced in 1988 was rated at 162 kW (220 PS; 217 hp). [51][52], Production of the E36 M3 began in September 1992[53][54] and was discontinued in August 1999. The E30 M3 used the BMW S14 four-cylinder engine, a high-revving DOHC design with a head closely based on that of the BMW S38 six-cylinder engine and the block from the BMW M10 four-cylinder engine with a 7,250 rpm redline. Showing slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES} - You may also like. Few cars define the 1980s as well as the second-generation BMW E30 3-Series but how have they lasted the years of modifying and neglect? What is the top speed of the BMW M3? The E36 M3 is powered by the BMW S50 straight-six engine. Seller. 1988 BMW 3 Series M3 20 Miles Valencia Orange Coupe S14 Manual ASG is pleased to present our 1988 BMW E30 M3 1 of 1 in Valencia Orange with Black Leather Interior. [34] A total of 356 cars were produced, all in left-hand drive for mainland Europe. [155][156] However, the M4 model remained in production. In the United States, the E46 M3 competed in the 2000 American Le Mans Series GT category and finished third in the championship. We still miss ours. [49] The cars also have a numbered engraved plaque in both the glovebox and the custom leather case which holds the owner's manuals. -TTRS supercharger conversion 740cc injector dynamics injectors, Aem stand-alone ecu. The M3 Pickup used the narrower body of regular E30 models and was originally powered by the 2.0-litre version of the S14 engine from the Italian-specification M3. EQUIPMENT Available only in Brilliant Red or Jet Black, they were power, FOR SALE; BMW E30 M3 EVO 2 // GERMAN SUPPLIED // NUT & BOLT RESTORATION 3 Owner Car. In November 1996, the engine was upgraded to the 3.2 L (195 cu in) BMW S52,[59] with the same power outputs of 179 kW (240 hp), but with torque increased to 320 N⋅m (236 lbf⋅ft). In its debut season in 2012, the M3 won the drivers championship, the manufacturers championship and five out of ten races for the season.[135][136]. 1989 BMW E30 3-Series with full M3 Technics & 200 Horsepower! Ad posted 3 days ago Save this ad 9 images; BMW E30 … Launched in ’86 the M3 features the 2.3-litre four-cylinder ‘S14’ engine, which shares its cast iron … These include the Evo 1, Evo 2, and Sport Evolution, with upgrades including weight reduction, improved aerodynamics, taller front wheel arches (to allow 18-inch wheels to be used in DTM racing), bigger brake ducts and more power output from the engine. 1987 BMW E30 M3 - $40,999...USD...Firm....Firm...Firm...Have a Video on request please with a email.... Mit dem Werkscode BMW E21 werden die Fahrzeuge der ersten 3er-Reihe von BMW bezeichnet, die im August 1975 als Nachfolger der 02-Modelle auf den Markt kamen. [78][79][80] Structural weight reduction measures include the use of glass-reinforced plastics in various structural points in the car,[79] a roof constructed from carbon fibre reinforced plastic (reducing kerb weight by 7 kg (15 lb) and, more importantly, lowering the centre of gravity),[77][78][81] body panels constructed from carbon fibre[78] and thinner glass for the rear window. The 1988 BMW E30 M3 EVO 2 Shown Here. The car started its life in USA and was imported to the UK in 2001. The transmission was a Getrag 265 5-speed manual. The M3 version of the E46 3 Series was produced in coupé and convertible body styles. Die leistungsstärkste Variante de, The Sport Evolution (Evo 3) was the final homologation and the most advanced version of the already highly successful E30 M3. **IMMEDIATE CASH PURCHASE AND COLLECTION AVAILABLE** [63] As with most M engines, the S54 has individual throttle bodies for each cylinder, with electronic throttle control (drive-by-wire) operation of the throttles being a new feature for the S54. By the latter year, the cars, based on the regular M3, were equipped with six-speed gearboxes and were rated at 221 kW (300 PS; 296 hp). The M3 CRT (Carbon Racing Technology) was a special edition of the M3 sedan that was produced in 2011. The #79 M3 GT2 that competed at Le Mans became the 17th BMW Art Car after it was decorated by Jeff Koons. [123] Production was limited to 135 cars, which sold out quickly.[124][125]. Changes included the engine displacement increasing to 3.2 L (195 cu in), the manual transmission upgrading from a 5-speed to a 6-speed,[24] different wheels and clear indicator lenses. The engine used in the CSL had increased output over the regular S54 by 13 kW (17 hp) and 5 N⋅m (4 lbf⋅ft) over the European M3. £6,250.00. 2 auctions now live. The E9x is the first and only standard production M3 powered by a V8 engine as its successor would revert to using a straight 6 engine. [101], Initially, the M3 was produced with a 6-speed manual transmission. In endurance racing, the BMW Motorsport/Schnitzer Motorsport M3 GT2 won the 2010 24 Hours of Nürburgring, driven by Jörg Müller, Augusto Farfus, Pedro Lamy, and Uwe Alzen. Payment We accept PayPal for all eBay orders. [citation needed], The F80 M3 was unveiled, alongside the F82 M4 (its coupé counterpart), at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. The prototype did not reach production.[19][20]. The wheels are 17 inches in diameter, with a width of 7.5 inches at the front and 8.5 inches at the rear. The 1986 BMW E30 3 Series M3 has 200 PS / 197 bhp / 147 kW. European models were outfitted with a dogleg version with close ratios and a 1:1 ratio for fifth gear. Now however, it … Location: Arlington Heights, IL 60005; Transmission: Manual; Seller: HotClassic; $48,000.00 . The CSL's larger front brake discs (but with the regular M3 front calipers) and rear brake calipers with larger pistons. All cars were produced with the dual-clutch transmission. Choose a BMW E30 3 Series version from the list below to get information about engine specs, horsepower, CO2 emissions, fuel consumption, dimensions, tires size, weight and many other facts. Changes included an increase in power to 331 kW (450 PS; 444 hp), revised tuning of the electronic differential and the electronic stability control ("DSC"), suspension upgrades and new front seats. [146], In 2016, a Competition Package became available for the M3 and M4. The interior has black leather and palladium silver accessories. M-track mode for the electronic stability control, as with the CSL. Twenty-five Frozen Edition cars were produced, all with exterior colours of either "Frozen Black" or "Frozen Grey".[131]. How much does the BMW M3 cost? The engine and performance characteristics of the car were unchanged from the 1996 European M3, and a special exterior and interior colour combination was chosen by BMW UK: "Imola Red" (405) paint with Nappa leather seats in Imola Red and Amaretta suede bolsters in anthracite. It included various performance and styling features of the E36 M3, including the 3.2-litre S50 engine. His career started in his home, Time warp condition low mileage example of modern classic, Content © 2021, Car And Classic Ltd. All Rights Reserved, Save this search & get notified about new ads, 1988 BMW E30 M3 EVO 2 // GERMAN SUPPLIED // 64K MILES For Sale, 1991 Extremely Rare - BMW E30 Motorsport 325i - Cab For Sale, 1988 E30 M3 Fully restored from A to Z For Sale, 1988 BMW E30 M3 EVO 2 // GERMAN SUPPLIED // NUT & BOLT RESTO For Sale, 1987 BMW M3 Evolution Coupe RHD Conversion *Deposit Taken* For Sale, 1987 BMW E30 M3 = clean Silver(~)Grey Correct driver $40.9k For Sale, 1979 BMW 316 (E21) with E30 M3 technic For Sale, 1989 BMW E30 M3 Cecotto, Macau Blue For Sale. [61] The M3 GT competed in the European FIA GT Championship. Photos of all the works done on the car are available, the vehicle still has first installation seats and interior. There isn't any history from the USA but the odometer reads. M performance parts will also be available which include a wing, side skirts and exhausts. In July 2009, BMW Motorsport released an M3 GT4 model for sale to private teams and drivers. The ALMS homologation rules for 2001 required the M3 GTR road car to be sold on at least two continents within twelve months of the rules being issued, which BMW claimed to fulfill by stating that 10 GTR road cars were available for sale. And is complete with: BSS rims, Leather steering wheel, El. 1991 BMW M3 Cabrio Convertible E30 RWD. Six hundred Sport Evolutions, or EVO III’s as they are sometimes known, were built Worldwide between December 1989 and March 1990. BMW E30 3-SERIES BUYERS GUIDE. Although BMW promised to build approximately 100 cars, BMW never released the production numbers of M3 Lightweights built. [87] The sole transmission available was the 6-speed SMG II automated transmission,[87] with revised software resulting in shift times of 80 milliseconds. In the United States, the Prototype Technology Group (PTG) Racing in Virginia ran the E36 M3 in the IMSA GT Championship. [citation needed], The available transmissions were a Getrag 420G 6-speed manual transmission or a SMG-II 6-speed automated manual transmission, which was based on the Getrag 420G. BMW M3 Cabriolet E30, totally restored in a maniacal way. The CSL discarded a large proportion of the M3's sound insulation, the electric seats, the navigation system, the air conditioning and the stereo (the latter two were able to be re-added as no-cost options). [14] Cecotto Edition production consisted of 480 cars, plus 80 cars for the Swiss market de-tuned to 155 kW (211 PS; 208 hp) to meet Swiss emissions limits. BMW announced the M3 GTS in November 2009 and began production in 2010. [citation needed], The interior of the Lime Rock Park Edition includes a plaque reading "One of 200".[130]. BMW has restored a designer’s E30 M3, and it is immaculate BMW has restored a designer’s E30 M3, and it is immaculate Designer Ronnie Fieg … In 2007, Automobile Magazine included the E30 M3 in their "5 greatest drivers cars of all time" under their 25 Greatest Cars of All Time.[11]. [32] North American models used the less powerful BMW S52 engine instead. The ALMS rules were altered for 2002, now requiring that 100 cars and 1,000 engines must be built for a car to qualify without penalties. In 2010, the coupé and convertible versions received a minor facelift, which included revised LED tail-lights and minor interior trim pieces but it did not get the updated headlights from the regular series. Try buying one these days and you might realize that even though it’s … [26], The facelift also saw the introduction of a 6-speed "SMG" automated manual transmission,[27] the first time an automatic transmission was available on an M3 outside the United States. North American models (except for the limited edition Canadian "M3 Euro-Spec" model) used the less powerful BMW S50B30US engine instead. The doors have aluminium skins. Professionally converted to Right Hand Drive for almost as costly as purchasing an E30 M3 itself back in 1998 when the original owner commissioned a full right hand drive transformation to t. LHD As a result, the M3 achieved a relatively low drag coefficient of Cd=0.33 instead of Cd=0.38 as in the standard 3 Series. The official 0–100 km/h (0–62 mph) acceleration time was 4.4 seconds.[127]. As in other countries, top speed was electronically limited to 250 km/h (155 mph)[96][97], The CSL model was not sold in the North American market.[83]. This originally Dutch E30 was professionally painted in 2016. In 2012, BMW announced this edition with 40 to be built for US and 100 for Europe. [65][66] The top speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h (155 mph). It was presented to the public at the 1985 Frankfurt Motor Show, and began production from March 1986 to June 1991. [25] The kerb weight of the 1996 M3 coupe in European specification is 1,515 kg (3,340 lb). A sedan version was also added in December 1994, to fill in the gap caused by the lack of the M5 sedan model between the end of E34 M5 production in 1995 and the launch of the E39 M5 in 1998. The facelift models in late 1995 were upgraded to a 3,201 cc (195 cu in) version of the BMW S50 engine, generating 236 kW (316 hp) at 7,400 rpm[31] and 350 N⋅m (258 lbf⋅ft) at 3,250 rpm. Read the BMW M3 Coupe (2007 - ) car review by Auto Trader's motoring experts, covering price, specification, running costs, practicality, safety and how. Faster ratio steering rack of 14.5:1 (compared with the regular M3's ratio of 15.4:1) as with the CSL. BMW M3s offer a top speed range between 155mph and 155mph, depending on the version. Ad posted 21 days ago Save this ad 5 images; BMW M3 E30 EVO FRONT BUMPER POLYSTYRENE BACKING 1987-1990 Coventry, West … [70], An M3 Touring station wagon prototype was built to evaluate the feasibility of building an M3 model on the existing platform of the E46 station wagon (especially the integration of the M3's wider rear wheel arches onto the wagon body). The BMW E30 3 Series M3 has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 2302 cm3 / 140.5 cu-in capacity. [78][87] The electronic stability control was retuned and an "M track mode" was added, allowing higher thresholds before the system intervened. [57] The sedan ceased production in December 1997, the coupé ceased production in late 1998, and the convertible ceased production in December 1999.[13]. Four of the cars were used for the race series, while the remaining eleven were sold to the general public. Have one? [100], The M3 model of the E90/E92/E93 3 Series range was powered by the BMW S65 V8 engine and was produced in sedan, convertible and coupé body styles. Other Classic Cars. FOR SALE; BMW E30 M3 EVO 2 // GERMAN SUPPLIED // 64K MILES // FAMILY OWNED FOR 28 YEARS When the North American specification M3 was released in 1995, it was initially not available in Canada. Aerodynamics are adjustable via the front apron and the angle of the rear wing. 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[76] It was available in two colours: "Silver Grey Metallic" and "Black Sapphire Metallic". [82], The boot floor cover was made of lightweight fibre-board (not cardboard as infamously described on the Top Gear television show). mirrors, Comfort sports seats, ABS, BMW Radio, 1st registered 31/12/1987, Imported and 1st UK registration on 20/04/1998. Go to previous slide - You may also like. The E30 was a series of cars BMW produced in many variations for the US from 1984 to 1993. [69] The cars were assembled at the BMW Regensburg factory in Germany, and production was from September 2000 until August 2006, for a total of 85,766 cars. Mileage. Frequently asked questions. In order to homologate the M3 GTR for racing, a road version was produced in 2001. [77], The aerodynamics were also revised, including a carbon fibre front splitter[88] that improved downforce at high speeds by 50%,[78] and a carbon fibre rear diffuser. However, the straight-six engine was viewed as uncompetitive compared to the Porsche 996 GT3, therefore BMW began to develop a new M3 racing car based around a more powerful engine. The E46 M3 is powered by the S54 straight-six engine and has a 0-100 km/h (62 mph) acceleration time of 5.1 seconds for the coupé, with either the manual or SMG-II transmission. This is due to the use of sharper profile camshafts, a bigger air intake a with carbon fibre manifold, a refinement of the exhaust manifold, and slightly different exhaust valves. In full race trim, the 1988 M3's 2.3 L (140 cu in) naturally aspirated engine was rated at approximately 221 kW (300 PS; 296 hp). Please see payment details below. And is complete with: BSS rims, Leather steering wheel, El. The changes related to the suspension and electronic stability control and consisted of:[119][120]. One word for this one..... WOW! BMW Motorsport returned to the DTM in 2012, and 54 "DTM Champion Edition" cars were built to commemorate the BMW M3 winning the championship. Ramen, El. Bmw e30 m3 bonnet . The M3 GT is approximately 30 kg (66 lb) lighter than the regular M3 and has a derestricted top speed of 275 km/h (171 mph).[34]. Gearbox. Power was increased to 158 kW (215 PS; 212 hp) with a catalytic converter. This E30 M3 Evolution is in Nogaro Silver Metallic. Its most notable success was a victory on the Tour de Corse in 1987, driven by Bernard Béguin. The CSL has a kerb weight of 1,385 kg (3,053 lb), 110 kg (243 lb) lighter than the regular M3. Production was limited to 67 cars, all numbered with a plaque on the dashboard. [13] In countries where a catalytic converter was not fitted, the engine was rated at 147 kW (200 PS; 197 hp). [19][133] The vehicle was assembled by M GmbH's employees, as well as interns and engineering students. know your Classic BMW’s then you will know that apart from the E30 M3, this is the BMW claimed to offer 10 cars for sale to the general public, at the very high price of €250,000. [78] The bootlid was redesigned to incorporate a raised lip, unlike the regular M3 where one is simply added onto a flat boot.[78]. [89] However, only 6 cars were produced, of which 3 were development prototypes. The SMG transmission was praised for its fast shift times and operation in performance situations, but criticised for behaviour in everyday driving situations.[28]. The final production version was first introduced in October 2000 at the Geneva Motor Show,[74] with the new 3.2 L S54 M-tuned inline-6 engine. An "M3 CS" special edition was produced in 2018 with an upgraded engine rated at 339 kW (454 hp) and 601 N⋅m (443 lb⋅ft). A brilliant chassis, proper flares, 7,000rpm redline, and room for four, the E30 M3 is definitely a top candidate in the running for quintessential everyday sports car. The engine retained the race cars' dry sump oil system and was slightly detuned from 330 to 285 kW (443 to 382 hp) at 7,000 rpm. Alternatively sell through us on a commission basis, utilise and access our services and facilities while still maximising the return from your vehicle with minimal hassle, If you’d lik, Very nice BMW E30 M3 last model year and delivered in America and since 2018 the Netherlands. [67] The SMG-II used an electrohydraulically actuated clutch, and gear shifts could be selected via the shift lever or paddles mounted on the steering wheel. [10] A clutch-type limited-slip differential was standard equipment. In the United States, the M3 Lime Rock Park Edition was produced for the 2013 model year. An "M" mode for the electronic stability control, This page was last edited on 23 January 2021, at 04:30. Sunroof, El. The introduction of the E36 M3 coincided with BMW's withdrawal from the Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft (DTM), resulting in BMW focussing instead on the 318i and 320i models in the Super Tourenwagen Cup. BMW E30 M3. Ford Classic Cars . This E30 M3 is visually as well as mechanically one of the best on the market. The front brakes were upgraded to 6-piston calipers with 18 mm (0.7 in) larger rotors, and the rear brakes were upgraded to 4-piston calipers with 18 mm (0.7 in) larger rotors. EQUIPMENT The cars were delivered to the workshop of the Frank Gardner racing team for final preparation. However, it is estimated that approximately 125 were built.[46]. A total of 505 cars were produced, including 40 sold in France as the "Tour de Corse".[16]. **IMMEDIATE CASH PURCHASE AND COLLECTION AVAILABLE** [77][78] The steering wheel has just a single button which activates the M track mode, instead of the buttons for cruise control, stereo, and phone controls on the regular M3. In 2018, BMW produced 20 M3 Velocity Edition models that were only available for purchase to military members stationed in Stuttgart, Germany. Due to the GTS version not being available in South Africa, BMW developed the BMW M3 Frozen Edition in 2009. Nonetheless, the E36 M3 competed in many motorsport events. [4] It was presented to the public at the 1985 Frankfurt Motor Show, and began production from March 1986 to June 1991. [63][64] The skidpad cornering results are 0.89 g for the coupé and 0.81 g for the convertible. [104], The E90 and E92 versions received many positive reviews, including "the greatest all-around car in the world",[105] "the finest car on the market, period"[106] and "the best, most complete car in the world".[107]. [149] To minimise weight, the roof is made of carbon fibre and the bonnet and front quarter panels are made from aluminium.[150]. A bolt-in FIA-approved roll cage was a factory option. It was used as a workshop transport vehicle for BMW M GmbH, replacing their E30 M3 pickup version after 26 years of use. Stiffer springs (which were carried over to the regular M3 from 12/04). How many horsepower (hp) does a 1986 BMW E30 3 Series M3 have? The first BMW M3 was based on the E30 3 Series and was intended to be a homologation special to satisfy the Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft and Group A Touring rules, which required a total of 5,000 cars to be built. .................... Have a Video on request... [62] In the 1998 IMSA GT Championship, the M3 won 5 races and BMW won the manufacturer's championship in the GT3 class. The car weighs 136 kg (300 lb) less than the regular M3, due to a lighter centre console and door panels, polycarbonate side and rear windows, a lack of rear seats and the removal of acoustic insulation. It featured the Class II front splitter[37] and rear spoiler, special order Imola Red paint, special order Nappa leather and Anthracite Amaretta suede interior, SMG gearbox, GSM phone kit, headlamp washers and double-spoke polished alloy wheels. [47] Despite a high price of nearly $60,000 CAD,[48] all 45 cars were sold in 3 days in early 1994. In 2012, the M3 won the GT class at the 12 Hours of Sebring. Very nice BMW E30 M3 last model year and delivered in America and since 2018 the Netherlands. [91] Top speed was 295 km/h (183 mph). The GTR won the 24 Hours Nürburgring in 2004 and 2005,[99]) and competed in the 24 Hours Spa. We are delighted to offer for sale this truely stunning 1987 BMW E30 M3 with track/ race setup. Despite the smaller displacement than the V8 engine used by the previous generation of M3, the switch from naturally aspirated engines to turbocharging resulted in peak power being increased from 309 to 317 kW (420 to 431 PS; 414 to 425 hp), and peak torque being increased from 400 to 550 N⋅m (295 to 406 lb⋅ft). [citation needed]. [77] The CSL retained the 50:50 weight distribution of the regular M3.[78]. Facts and figures. The BMW E30 M3 is one of the most beloved cars ever to come out of Munich and it has the price figures to prove it. Was professionally painted in 2016 BMW developed the BMW Z4 GTE in 2013 0–62 mph ) acceleration was! Hp ), the E92 M3 saw BMW return to the release the. Be available only with rear wheel drive 2010 1000 km of Zhuhai in China total 46,525., built over 6 generations for racing, a facelift version of the are. 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