The e46 m3 was the first bmw m3 to have a 100per liter ratio to the engine.
Bmw m3 e46.
A true wolf in sheeps clothing the m3 uses the standard 3 series sedan as a template before adding an uprated engine improved suspension components and a host of other performance dedicated parts.
Priced on a par with the porsche boxster s the e46 m3 was streets ahead in performance challenging the much pricier 911 and audi rs4.
Most notably the e30 m3s standard four cylinder engine has been replaced by the 32 liter naturally aspirated s54 six cylinder from the e46 m3 z3 m and z4 m.
The initial model was available in a coupe body style with a convertible body style added soon after.
The bmw m3 has built a storied reputation as one of the worlds best sports sedans.
Following the introduction of the e90 3 series sedans in late 2004 the e46 began to be phased out.
The e46 m3 is powered by the bmw s54 inline six engine with either a 6 speed manual or a 6 speed smg ii automated manual transmission.
M3 sedans were available during the e36 19941999 and e90 2008.
The design is aging quite nicely and 6 speed coupes in good shape are becoming increasingly hard to come by.
The following year a convertible followed combining a sporty experience and the luxury.
The e36 m3 of 93 was accused of being more of a marketing tool a tad unwieldy and overweight but the e46 was designed to address that.
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Bmw e46 m3 coupe titan silver metallic with unmarked black leather interior s54 32 straight six manual six speed gearbox 83000 miles full service history i have owned the car for just over 2 years and the bought the best available.
Bmws sweet and revvy s54 i6 engine paired with a proper m car chassis made for some delightfully slidey driving dynamics.
The m3 was introduced in late 2000 and was produced in coupe and convertible body styles only.
With a low weight construction and the high rev concept of its inline 6 cylinder engine for many it embodied a return to the virtues of the iconic bmw m3 e30.
Sport exhaust pipes flared fenders body panels shaped with.
The bmw m3 e46 coupe took the hearts of real sports car fans by storm when it launched in 2000.
The bmw m3 is a high performance version of the bmw 3 series developed by bmws in house motorsport division bmw m gmbhm3 models have been produced for every generation of 3 series since the e30 m3 was introduced in 1986.