In 2000 there was next bmw m3 in e46 body.
Bmw e46 m3 csl engine.
The 32 litre engine is a naturally aspirated double overhead camshaft 6 cylinder that develops 355 bhp 360 ps265 kw of power at 7900 rpm and maximum torque of 370 nm 273 lbft377 kgm at 4900 rpm.
This 2004 bmw m3 csl is a pristine example of contemporary performance hero with very low mileage and a high factory specification.
New s54 inline 6 based on the european version bmw s50b32cast iron cylinder block of this engine has been improved.
Even though its is 420 day this is no drug induced delusion what started with more of a dare has grown into a wicked track car build for.
Bmw s54 engine reliability problems and repair.
Welcome to another of vorshlags detailed build threads this time chronicling possibly one of the craziest cars we have ever built.
Engine block supposedly picked from the least flawed cast the blocks have the same part numbers as m3 z4 but the full short block is a different part number 11007833675.
The csl engine is extremely rare to find as a stand alone item and has multiple differences to the 32ltr s54 from the standard m3.
The bmw m3 csl is one of the e46 range of cars from bmw.
The e30 m3 used the bmw s14 four cylinder engine a high revving dohc design with a head closely based on that of the bmw s38 six cylinder engine and the block from the bmw m10 four cylinder engine with a 7250 rpm redline.
List of differences between the m3 e46 and the m3 csl e46.
Its engine is the 32 litre s54 straight six producing 350bhp with rear wheel drive via the six speed sequential manual gearbox smg with paddle shifters.
Neither the motor for north america not for europe used in this model.
192 hp and had a top speed of 235 kmh 146 mph.
It is powered by the 32 litre s54 straight six engine remapped to around 355bhp with full print outs from evolve automotive driving the rear wheels via the six speed sequential manual gearbox smg with paddle shift.
Now in e46 m3 install only s54.
This would be ideal for an e46 m3 csl owner to acquire as a spare for their car or as a very potent engine package for a road trackday or race build.
It secured its legendary status shortly after the turn of the millennium a status it still holds today.
Very rare genuine e46 m3 csl engine for sale.
From the very first day it was launched what is probably the most iconic of all m3s presented a seriously real challenge to the laws of physics.
This bmw m3 is an eye catching example of the e46 model which has been transformed into a striking csl replica.
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This motor is the flagship of series m54 which included m54b22 m54b25 and m54b30.
2003 bmw m3 csl.
The bmw s54 engine is the high power variant of the m54 engine used in the e46 m3 z3m and early year z4mswhile the s54 is the big brother to the m54 it was actually built and improved off of the s50 engine its predecessor from the e36 m3.
In countries where the m3 was sold with a catalytic converter the initial versions were rated at 143 kw 195 ps.
The reasons it is considered a modern classic are clear for all to see.