The basic version of the new BMW M3 will be the so-called modification of the Pure.
It is already known that the Bavarians plan to turn the M3 sedan in a whole family, creating at least two modifications for drivers with different preferences. But, according to rumors, the “emka” will be a third version – the most hardcore of them all.
It will be the role of sedan by the name of BMW M3 Competition, which will receive the engine with the recoil “at least” 500 HP this is reported by the project participants Bimmer Post, citing information from some insiders.
Its other differences, is expected to become carbon-ceramic brakes and different size wheels – 19-inch front and 20-inch rear. It is not excluded that the M3 Competition and get their own suspension setup, but this has not yet been reported.
The basic version of the new BMW M3 will be the so-called modification of the Pure oriented buyers who prefer a “pure” driving experience. It will retain rear-wheel drive and will be equipped with only a manual transmission, but it will equip the most low-power version of the engine – presumably with a return of around 450 HP
An intermediate position is a modification of the xDrive with the sport 8-speed automatic and all-wheel drive system (by the way, the same transmission and get version Competition). For this version of the motor stepping up to 475 HP
It should be noted that, in one of the preliminary versions, the most severe version of the M3 will be other well known names – CS and CSL, and the motor the latter will be able to develop up to 550 HP
Anyway, officially technical data BMW can declassify only closer to direct the premiere of M3, and its timing, is rumored to be pushed. Now the Bavarians hope to introduce a novelty to the public until the second half of next year.