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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 12-02-2012, 04:00 PM   #21
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I don't get why people keep opening threads comparing the 330 feel/performance to the M3's. It just doesn't make sense... the M3 is WAY better in EVERY way.
A friend of mine has a 330 as a winter car (summer is an e39 M5 ). We had it out to the track with my M3. I toyed with him the whole day. I was pretty shocked at the HUGE difference between the two cars.
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Old 12-02-2012, 04:20 PM   #22
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So in term of chassis, does the 330i have the same subframe design as the M3? I feel like the M3 subframe is the reason why the suspension can be pretty stiff but at the same time, the ride is pretty isolated from all the harshness. That seems to be the difference between the M3 and lessor cars. I mean I can make my G35 pretty stiff and it can equal the M3's handling but the ride will probably be unbearably harsh and noisy.

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Old 12-02-2012, 05:39 PM   #23
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If you can read, which I'm sure you can being you have the sarcasm thing under you belt, you might realize this thread was not started to compare th m3 to the 330. So save the comments unless you have something productive to add.
You're thread is irrelevant to begin with, there wasn't really a purpose for it. So therefore I added my comment.

if anything, I'm saying that your M3 is definitely fast and is definitely better than your previous car. That is productive, but rather, you took it in as offensive; when all I was doing was reinforcing that your car is better.

Perhaps if you removed your head from your anus, you could read my post correctly and not become so hostile.
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Old 12-03-2012, 12:00 AM   #24
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There are some days when my car feels slow, then just when I think that, another car want to play. Sluggish feeling instantly gone. Also track days realllllllllly help.
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My M3 feels peppy, then I drive my Supra for a day and the M3 feels like my wife's Camry, well until I get used to daily driving it again for the work week.
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