The F80 M3 will appear on the BMW stand at the 2013 Hall of Geneva in the form of “lightly veiled”concept, according to the report, with the production car bowing in the Frankfurt Hall next fall. Performance sedan will not sell until the end of 2013 here in the United States, with versions Coupe and convertible and one of Gran Coupe odd BMW models in later years.
AutoWeek said that M3 will be a mixture of steel with some panels of the bodyshell of aluminum, powered by a turbo and six online approximately 450 horsepower and 350 ft.-lbs. of torque. Although rumors of a 3.3 V6 persist litres based on a BMW, the most shocking speculation larger V8 engine implies the gear box, which says that it is a dual-clutch seven-speed. That’s right, that will not be offered any manual transmission, according to the report.
Of course, BMW has tried to make moves before with the M5. Fortunately, forced enough complaints from American customers the company to change its mind. Thus, the purists of car guy, start his grousing now, as the clock is already ticking.