We got a hold of the operating manual of the F80 M3 and found some interesting tidbits we would like to share.
As with any other current or late M model, break-in period is 2,000 km or 1,200 miles. During that time, maximum engine speed should not exceed 5,500 RPM, maximum speed is 170 kph (105 mph).
Between 2,000 and 5,000 km (1240 and 3100 miles), engine RPM can be slowly increased but speed should not exceed 220 kph (137 mph) for a longer … CONTINUED
The 2015 M3 and 2015 M4 online configurators are finally live at BMWUSA.com!
For additional info, be sure to reference the: U.S. 2015 BMW M3 and M4 Pricing Guide
Some video clips from the BMW M4 Safety Car’s debut at the Qatar MotorGP race. The M4 Safety Car showcases the following BMW M Performance Parts:
Titanium exhaust system with carbon finishers
Black front grille
Front splitter with blade
Carbon rear spoiler
Carbon mirror caps
Alcantara M Performance … CONTINUED
Video of the F80 M3 in Sakhir Orange and a X6 M prototype found test drifting on the Nurburgring.
Photo gallery of the all new M3 and M4 at the 2014 Vancouver International Autoshow.
The F80 M3 is featured in Austin Yellow and the F82 M4 in Yas Marina Blue.
The F80 M3 prototype in Yas Marina Blue has been making its rounds in California. This latest sighting was in Glendale, Los Angeles at Pacific BMW.
Check out some great clips of the F80 M3 revving and takeoff on acceleration.
The 2014 BMW M Power Experience featuring the F80 M3 and F82 M4 will take place this year in Istanbul, Turkey!
The event runs from May 18 – June 17, 2014 and each program runs 3 days. Check out the full details inside.
The F80 M3 and F82 M4 are making their appearance at the 2014 Vancouver International Autoshow.
The two cars on the floor are a Yas Marina Blue M4 and an Austin Yellow M3.
Photos from the BIMMERPOST Northwest owner’s first 2014 meet.
M3 and M4 photos from a UK dealer launch event at Park Lane BMW in London.
Deep dive info and an interview with the BMW M engineer responsible for developing the F80 M3 and F82 M4′s new M servotronic EPS steering system.
Until now, the power steering employed in M automobiles was hydraulic servo-assisted, but both the new BMW M3 Sedan and the new BMW M4 Coupé are set to be the first M automobiles to be fitted with an electrical servo-assisted steering system. What are the reasons behind this development?
Benedikt Nussstein: The new M Servotronic with Electro Power Steering (EPS) … CONTINUED
A Yas Marina Blue F80 M3 has been spotted at a BMW training event in Irvine, Orange County.
Check out the pics and video from our members.