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.
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.
First look at the BMW M4 in Individual Tanzanite Blue, on display at the 2014 Leipzig auto show.
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.
The M4 coupe stars in a promo video for Castrol EDGE boosted with Titanium FST, driven by world class race car drivers, and alongside the Audi R8, Lamborghini Aventador.
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.
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.
Temperatures play a major role in motorsport. Whether track, tyre, brake or engine temperatures, a multitude of factors must all be taken into consideration in order to achieve maximum performance from a racing car. This obviously also applies to the BMW engineers when preparing the new BMW M4 DTM for a race. Therefore, it is hugely important for them to know which areas of the car are reaching what temperatures.
Images from an infrared camera are ideally suited to making these areas visible. BMW Motorsport … CONTINUED
Now you can build, configure and preview your own BMW M4 Convertible (F83) on the BMWUSA website.
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
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.
At the PDC for a 2-Day M School and noticed these guys hanging out. Apparently they were here for some press drives. M4 in Sakhir Orange. M3 in Austin Yellow and Alpine White.
Rear tires on the AW M3…toast. I tried to get a good pic of the driver seat with the cloth, but with the windows closed and the way the lighting was, it just washed out.
As far as when the M3/4 will become part of the fleet for the M Schools, … CONTINUED
Check out the first look at the BMW Individual Pyrite Brown M4 Coupe!