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Old 08-14-2008, 03:19 PM   #21
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BMW spokesperson did say that the M3 was supposed to be faster than all the current M models. Now they didn't mention whether it's faster in a straight line or on the track but I'm sure those that read it believed in the former. Regardless, I saw an M6 cabriolet yesterday and it looked hot!! I wouldn't mind owning either the M3 or the M6.
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now one thing i do know I saw a video with the m3 and the m5 on a twisty track and the new m3 beat the M5 by 4 seconds. Maby it was top gear im not sure I will try to find it.
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Old 08-16-2008, 12:19 AM   #24
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m6 walks it. simple question.
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Old 08-16-2008, 12:38 AM   #25
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I'd take the M6 over the new M3, but thats just me
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Old 08-21-2008, 03:26 PM   #26
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the first question in your mind should have been

would bmw make a $60k M3 faster than a $90k M6


I think not
First of all, "BMW" made the M6 WAY over-priced. The M6 is EXACTLY the M5 but with a carbon fiber roof, different styling and 2 less doors, yet BMW priced the M6 almost $20k more.

Further more, the M3 loaded up like the M5 minus HUD is over $70k. So, as you see, the M3 is NOT priced that much below a similarly optioned M5 and the M6 is simply WAY over-priced.
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That M3 got waxed......wow
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