well i have an e46 325i
and the only experience i have with e36s is driving three different m3s
I have to agree i love those cars cause it is so raw, you hear the engine more, you feel more power, it is way easier and cheaper to mod and ther eis a larger market of artermarket parts.
also repairs on them aren't so bad. coming from an e46 that hasnt had much change since then... i already know the ropes. If i were to ever get an e36 it would HAVE to be an m3.
LOL .. When a man opens a BMW door for his wife, it's either a new BMW car or a new wife.