Great looking photos from a recent shoot of a BIMMERPOST member’s Yas Marina Blue F80 M3.
BMW M4 Car and Driver Lightning Lap times are in. The M4 coupe laps Virginia International Raceway about 5 seconds quicker than an E92 M and approximately 7 seconds slower than a Corvette C7 Stingray.
See the results list inside.
CAR’s technical editor Nicol Louw joins both an E46 and E92 BMW M3 owner to drive and discuss these past heroes as well as the new F82 BMW M4.
Another great European Delivery journal, from BIMMERPOST moderator Stressdoc.
My third ED. Total cost of trip including airfare, hotels, 100 octane fuel, tolls, meals, etc. = about 3k (less than ED savings). Super happy that the dealer here (Machens) was able to get me an allocation with a delivery date during summer break.
Flew into Munich on a Tuesday morning; Eugene/Sixt waiting to pick us up even though flight was early and bags Priority. Nice easy ride in new 7 series diesel right to Hotel … CONTINUED
Dyno results, pics and video from the South African BMW Fanatics dyno day event. Check out the sights and results of tuned and untuned BMWs duking it out on the dyno. Includes F80 M3 as well.
Filming for Mission Impossible 5 is underway in Morocco and a fleet of F80 M3 is on set. The new M3 has already been spotted in action scenes and it looks like it will appear in the action movie in Silverstone II color.
This continues BMW’s appearance in the Mission Impossible franchise as the i8 and 6 Series were both featured prominently in Mission Impossible 4.
First look at the F80 M3 in stunning Azurite Black, paired to a Sakhir Orange interior!
Congrats to BIMMERPOST member Samb95!
Equipment of Vehicle: The vehicle is a 2015 F80 M3 with no options except m-adaptive suspension. That means 18″ wheels, 6 manual trans, etc. and carbon fiber roof
Fuel: The tank had 3 gallons in it INCLUDING THE RESERVE at the time of weighing. This was confirmed by filling up AFTER the weigh in and putting in 12.89 gallons.
Miscellaneous Items in Car: removed everything from the vehicle not physically screwed down. No manual, no extra quart of oil in the trunk, no trunk net, etc.
Weight: … CONTINUED
Nick Murray shares with us his great video review of his BMW M4 coupe after 6 weeks of ownership.
Official info released on the F80 M3 / F82 M4 M Performance exhaust silencer:
The Original BMW M Performance exhaust system has been developed and tested in its entirety at BMW in collaboration with various technical departments and BMW M-GmbH. The development was subject to the highest BMW engineering requirements and state of the art manufacturing processes, superior to other aftermarket products.
The entire silencer system is ‘Made in Germany’.
18 30 2349 921 (one P/N for F80/82/83)
18 30 2358 110 (MPP carbon tailpipe finisher – … CONTINUED
Here are part numbers for all F80 M3 and F82 M4 M Performance parts, miscellaneous parts and fluids.
M Performance Black Kidney Grille / Left M3 (F80) 51712352813
M Performance Black Kidney Grille / Left M4 (F82, F83) 51712352811
M Performance Black Kidney Grille / Right M3 (F80), M4 (F82, F83) 51712352812
M Performance Black Side Gill Trim / Right M3 (F80) 51712356980
M Performance Black Side Gill Trim / Left M3 (F80) 51712356981
M Performance Black Side Gill Trim / Right M4 (F82, F83) 51712356982… CONTINUED
M3 and M4 owners take over Buttonwillow for a HPDE event as well as a photo shoot.