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BMW M4 Takes on RS5 and Cayman S

07/11/2014 at 6:00 AM
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BMW M4 takes on the Audi RS5 and Porsche Cayman S in this head-to-head comparison review. See which car comes out on top.

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BMW M4 Coupe takes on the RS5 Coupe in this Auto Bild performance comparison.

Some numbers:

The BMW does 0-100 kmh (62mph) in 4.4 secs (VS 4.2 for the RS5 with DSG). The 0-200 is in the advantage of the M4 in 14.1 secs (VS 14.8).

Weight: 1585kg or 3494 pounds VS 1803kg or (3975 pounds!!) for the RS5.

Lap time (Contidrom measuring 3.8km): 1:34,41 secs (similar to Porsche 911), 2 secs quicker than the Audi. I assume with the DCT version, the M4 would be even quicker… … CONTINUED

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A great detailed review from a track veteran and new owner of an M4 coupe, from his recent experience at the Spa Francochamps Circuit and Nurburgring.

By karussell (Jim Chambers):

Finally uncompressed a little after a very busy 2 week trip across the pond. I wanted to write my impressions on the car while everything is still fresh in my mind.

Background. I’m not biased towards any brand of auto. I evaluate all types of cars and the badge on them is the least of my concerns. … CONTINUED

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Mat Watson of Auto Express takes the new BMW M4 F82 on a 1,000 mile review, taking on the Austrian mountains, an autobahn and even the Nurburgring.

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Car and Driver pits the 2015 BMW M4 coupe directly against the Porsche 911 in this comparison review. Check out the performance test results and verdict inside.

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Richard Hammond and Jeremy Clarkson of Top Gear weigh in on their first review and impressions of the BMW M4 Coupe.

BMW M4: Legend Reborn – XCAR Review

06/24/2014 at 11:50 AM
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XCAR reviews the BMW M4 coupe in its typically beautifully shot style.

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Some great insight into how the F80 M3 (and M4 by relation) compares against the Audi RS5, by an RS5 owner, from a back-to-back driving comparison.

So, I went by BMW of Silver Spring after work for my turn in the MG M3 and made sure I drove my RS5 so that I could get an immediate, back to back impression of M3 and as I drove the RS5 home.

Here are my thoughts…

Looks: The F80 simply looks FANTASTIC! Especially, in the MG! YMB and SS … CONTINUED

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We recently traveled to Road America in Wisconsin to sample the new M4 and M3 for the North American press launch. As a previous owner of a Silverstone II 6 speed E90 M3, I was excited to drive the new Ms to find out how they compare!

Manual Purists Rejoice

The first piece of great news about the new M4 and M3 is that BMW offers the three pedal manual transmission as standard.

Some members have asked whether the new manual transmission retains the same rubbery shift … CONTINUED

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Some impressions and enthusiast review (and photos) of the F80 M3 and F82 M4 from the M Driving Experience event in Dusseldorf, Germany.

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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
Performance Data:
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

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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