Autozeitung tests the BMW M4 Coupe vs the Audi RS5 Coupe around the Nurburgring GP track
BMW M4 Coupe vs Audi RS5 Coupe
Weight:….1615 kg……….1788 kg
0-40 km/h:….1,4 s……….1,2 s
0-100 km/h:…4,2 s……….4,3 s
0-160 km/h:…8,5 s……….9,3 s
0-200 km/h:…12,9 s……..14,5 s
Laptimes Nurburgring GP (3.7km):………1.38,9 min……….1.41,5 min (fastest laptime list)
Slalom (18m): 70,8 km/h……….67,5 km/h
Braking (100-0 km/h, warm):….33,3 m……….32,8 m
Fuel Consumption:…..11,9 l/100 km……….13,8 l/100 km
Rating: M4: 2915 points
RS5: 2837 points
M4 wins because of his better Safetyequipment (+19 points), the better Driving Comfort (+26 … CONTINUED
Check out the official UK catalog of BMW M Performance Parts for the F80 M3, F82 M4 and F83 M4.
Congrats to the owner of our very first North American delivered F80 M3 or F82 M4!
This Austin Yellow F80 M3 belongs to BIMMERPOST member TheWind and was recently delivered in Canada.
Some stunning photos of the F80 M3 and F82 M4 running laps at the Moscow Raceway in Russia.
Great photoshoot featuring a collection of M cars – 2 S65s, 2 S62s, 2 S54s powered BMWs.
BMWUSA.com now lists EPA MPG figures for the F80 M3 and F82 M4: 17 MPG city, 26 MPG highway (DCT), 24 MPG highway (Manual).
Although 6MT is standard, the 26 mpg applies to the DCT. The 6MT achieves 24mpg as noted in parentheses.
There is no Gas Guzzler Tax. The formula used for combined gas mileage as it applies to the GGT is different from the one used for the EPA combined number on the window sticker.
Congrats to BIMMERPOST member TomTom///M on being our second lucky owner of the new 2015 BMW F80 M3 sedan! His Yas Marina Blue F80 M3 was delivered in Dubai, UAE. See his first photos and reactions inside.
A fisheye look at the BMW M Day 2014 recently held in St. Petersburg, Russia.
BMW explains that the F80 M3 and F82 M4 Active Sound Design is responsible for only 2-3% of the sounds you hear in the interior cabin.
Check out this Black Sapphire F80 M3 sedan with BMW Individual with Amaro Brown leather interior and Plane Auburn Dark wood trim.
Photo coverage of the invite-only BMW F80 M3 / F82 M4 launch party in Taipei, Taiwan.
Overall the event was well organized with good seats, great food, nice music, awesome staff, and hot gogo dancers. There were 2 M3′s and 1 M4 at the event and the attendees were allowed to sit inside all the cars.
Dyno results from Gintani Twin Turbo E9X M3 Kit.
They took their TT E90 M3 to a local dyno, Specialty Z, where they use a Dyno Jet. The car is currently running at 7.5 PSI, 91 octane, stock motor, and stock MSS60 ECU.
Photos and videos from the Moscow M-Day, featuring a drifting show by the new M3 and M4.
A video interview with the project manager for the BMW M3/M4, Michael Wimbeck, covering the cars’ suspension, differential, exhaust, driveshaft and steering rack on the new F80 M3 and F82 M4.
The first F80 M3 and F82 M4 have arrived in Taiwan (in Alpine White, Yas Marina Blue and Austin Yellow) and the cars will have their official launch party on May 27.
Here is a translated version of some of the highlights of Sport Auto review of the F80 M3 and F82 M4.
No rpm, no sound and irritating turbo lag? By corner 9 and 11 all the concerns of the traditionalist have disappeared. Lightfooted the M3 storms through the Samsung corner and up the hill.
5600, 6600, 7600rpm, the new engine doesn’t reach the high 8300rpm limit of the old V8. But for a turbo it revs astonishingly high. … CONTINUED
First good look at a Mineral Grey F80 M3, with 18″ wheels.
Big gallery of photos from the BMW M Sales Awards Event at the Istanbul Park Track in Turkey. Featuring all F80 M3 / F82 M4 colors, including Frozen Black, Frozen Red, Frozen Silver and Frozen White. Also some looks at BMW Individual interiors.