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05/14/2013    10:50 AM

Here are some photos from the Drift Record Attempt this past Saturday at the BMW Performance Center in Spartanburg, SC.

The driver was Performance Center Instructor Johan Schwartz in a bone stock F10 M5. They only changed the engine oil. The old record was 41 miles or 251 laps on the skid pad. The new record is now 51 miles and it took 322 laps on the skid pad to get the record.

05/14/2013    9:00 AM

Congrats to Dan and Ben Schaut for placing their Active Autowerke supercharged E90 M3 (owned by Dan & Ben Schaut) in first place in its class for the 3rd straight year in the One Lap of America competition.

This M3 placed higher in class than the brand new 2013 M6 and came in 14th overall among the fierce Gtr’s.

The Tire Rack One Lap of America is the toughest 8 days of racing in the country, featuring the fastest street legal cars on America’s most challenging racetracks. It

05/13/2013    8:00 PM

On this episode of Ignition, Carlos Lago is back and driving all four generations of his favorite German sports car, the BMW M3! Through 28 years of evolution, from E30 to E36 to E46 to E90, has the M3 lost its edge?

05/13/2013    9:00 AM

Watch as DLSJ5′s E92 M3 with ESS VT3 Supercharger hits 703WHP / 478WTQ STD and 685WHP / 466WTQ SAE on the dyno!

05/10/2013    3:30 PM

AFTER/DRIVE considers whether the BMW E30 M3 is the most overhyped classic.

05/09/2013    8:15 PM

Car and Driver speculates on a BMW M8 super car coming in 2016, an on-again off-again rumor. Without citing sources, they say that BMW will be pursing a 2760 weight target through the use of lightweight materials such as carbon fiber, aluminum, magnesium and titanium.

Its powerplant will be a upgraded version of the M5 and M6′s 4.4L turbo S63Tu engine, matched to DCT dual clutch transmission, outputting 600-650 horsepowers.

The M8 price is said to be around 250,000 euros or $330,000 equivalent.

05/09/2013    12:45 PM

BIMMERPOST sponsored the most recent Airstrip Attack taking place on 4/6-4/7, a two day runway shootout race event held at the Coalinga Municipal Airport in Coalinga, California.

These races feature an ESS VT2-625 supercharged M3 vs a GT-R, Z06 and a CTS-V (all modified).

05/08/2013    6:05 PM

Enjoy a photo journal from another Santorini Blue M3 european delivery, with photos from BMW Welt, Munich, Porsche Museum and the Nurburgring.

05/07/2013    4:48 PM

Have a look at Powerbeast’s new and improved Dakar Yellow E90 M3, courtesy of IND.


How do you take one of the best modified E90 M3s ever created, and make it even better? How do you add to a car nearly any enthusiast would call perfect, without taking the project too far? These are the questions we had to ask ourselves at IND when Felix’s amazing Dakar Yellow BMW Individual M3 arrived at our facility. Although we have all seen photos of this M3 before, and even provided many of the parts already on the car, my heart skipped a beat when this car rolled off of our car transport. Felix is a man of excellent taste, and has already created one of the … CONTINUED