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The BMW E46 ///M3 is the M version E46 and puts out an amazing 333 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque at stock specs! There are an amazing amount of modifications for both the coupe and convertible models so read up and get started modifying your cars today!

 
 
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Old 04-02-2009, 11:22 AM   #1
loayo
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My Ride: 2001 M3 Coupe
Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 Track better than an E46 M3 Bimmer :(

Motor Trend Article May 2009

I just read this last night when I received the magazine:

"The last-generation BMW M3 was, and still is, a fantastic GT car. No person in his right mind could say its structure felt like soggy fettuccine. Well, according to Hyundai, the Genesis Coupe boasts a body 24 percent stiffer in bending rigidity than that of the E46 Bimmer. Better than an M3? In this instance, it appears so."

I was dishartened but at the same time I am happy for Hyundai for making a nice GT car that is affordable. I even saw a picture of the inside and it is beautiful.

Photo of inside photo of the cabin of the genesis coupe automatic

I sill love my M3 ! My heart just skipped a beat when I saw that. I am sure a 2020 minivan would run circles around my m3 LOL

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Loay
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